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Graduate School of Social Sciences - Business Administration - Management Science and Organization - Second Cycle With Thesis

General Description
Master of Management Sciences and Organization, is provided in affiliation with Ege University Institute of Social Sciences, Department of Business.
Qualification Awarded
The Master’s Degree in Management Science and Organization (in Business Administration) is awarded to the graduates who have successfully fulfilled all programme requirements.
Level of Qualification
Second Cycle
Specific Admission Requirements
The acceptance procedure is explained in detail in Ege University Regulations for Graduate Education (
Specific Arrangements For Recognition Of Prior Learning (Formal, Non-Formal and Informal)
The terms about general arrangements for recognition of prior learning is explained under the title of “General Arrangements for Recognition of Prior Learning” in Ege University Information Package ( Besides the rules are given in Ege University Regulations for Graduate Education (
Qualification Requirements and Regulations
The purpose of Master with thesis program is to provide the student with the competences of reaching information via carrying out scientific research, evaluating and interpreting information. This program is composed of 120 ECTS credits, with 7 courses at least, of which is not less than 21 local credits, seminar course, expertise field course and thesis. . Terms for proficiency for graduation comprises of completing all the courses successfully having 2.00 GPA (Grade Point Average) over 4.00 and completing the thesis successfully.
Profile of The Programme
The purpose of program is to equipp students, who have undergraduate level education, a flexible mindset and make them competent in their fields to adopt the increasing global competition conditions in the specific field of management and organization.
Occupational Profiles of Graduates With Examples
Our graduates can be employed both in public and private sector at different positions.
Access to Further Studies
The graduates that complete the program with all its requirements can apply for doctorate programs either in thir own fields or multi disciplinary fields, provided that they are eligible in ALES examination and provide proficiency in foreign language. They can be accepted for the doctoral program if they succeed in oral interview.
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading
The measurement and evaluation of a course is made based on mid-term exam, other within semester course educational activities if any, final exam and make-up exam if it exists. The contribution percentage of within semester educational activities and final examination to final grade is determined by the instructor prior to the registration week and announced to the students in the first week of the semester. The contribution percentage of within semester activities is supposed to be between 40%-70 and contribution percentage of final and make-up exams are supposed to be between 60%-30.
Graduation Requirements
Graduation requirements are explained in the section “Qualification Requirements and Regulations” .
Mode of Study (Full-Time, Part-Time, E-Learning )
Address, Programme Director or Equivalent
Head of the Program: Prof. Dr. G. Nazan GÜNAY ECTS/DS Coordinator: Prof. Dr. G. Nazan GÜNAY and Asst. Prof. Dr. Elif ÜSTÜNDAĞLI ERTEN Contact Information: Ege University, Faculty of Economics & Administrative Sciences, Ege University Campus, 35100 Bornova - IZMIR
Department students can take part in all of the social, cultural, sports facilities and club activities that are provided by Ege University Rectorate. Information about these facilities are given in detail under the title of General Information for Students in Ege Information Package ( Besides, in our department there are various clubs which are related with sub-divisions of Business Administration. Students can take a part in the activities of these clubs in the light of their area of interest. By means of symposiums and congresses in various topics, spekaers that are invited to our faculty, and internships; students have the chance of chasing the developments in practice as well as in theory. Furthermore students have also the chance to be members of faculty teams in sports branches like football, basketball, volleyball etc.

Key Learning Outcomes
1To be able to use acquired theoretical and practical knowledge and develop original ideas in the Management-Organization field
2To be able to make use of other disciplines that form the basis for Management-Organization policies and have advanced knowledge about these disciplines.
3To be able to analyze and interpret data and assess the concepts and ideas in the field by using scientific methods
4To be able to take responsibility both as an individual and a group member to solve the unexpected and complex problems confronted in practice.
5To assess the acquired knowledge and abilities critically, produce knowledge from knowledge, determine the learning requirements and guide the learning process.
6To inform experts and non-experts about the relevant subjects, and share ideas, problems and solutions to problems with them by qualitative and quantitative data.
7To be able to interpret the theoretical discussions and contribute to relevant literature regarding the field of Management-Organization
8To be able to realize the local and global trends in thie field, and to be able to evaluate the opportunities and threats arising from these trends.
9To be able to define the differences and relationships between classical and contemporary theories of Management-Organization, and assess them
10To have social, scientific and ethical values in the collection, interpretation, announcement and application phases of data in Management-Organization field
11To put innovation and innovative working principles into practice in the field of Management-Organization
12To set objectives and to be able to attempt to attain these objectives, to be creative and open to criticism, and to have professional competence
13To be able to analyze, develop and change social relationships and norms regarding these relationships with a critical perspective
14To develop strategic approaches regarding work and working settimg by implementing expert knowledge and using expert informantion resources
15To have knowledge of law that is necessary for the field of Management-Organization and to be able to use this information

Key Programme Learning Outcomes - NQF for HE in Turkey
TYYÇKey Learning Outcomes
COMPETENCES (Competence to Work Independently and Take Responsibility)1
COMPETENCES (Learning Competence)1
COMPETENCES (Communication and Social Competence)1
COMPETENCES (Field Specific Competence)1

Course Structure Diagram with Credits
T : Theoretical P: Practice L : Laboratory
1. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
2 9204105032007 Introduction To Management Sciences Compulsory 3 0 0 4
3 9204105012007 Organizational Behaviour Compulsory 3 0 0 4
4 9204105242016 Scientific Research Methods and Ethics Compulsory 3 0 0 6
Total 9 0 0 26
2. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
2 9204105022018 Organization Theory Compulsory 3 0 0 3
3 YLSEM590 Seminar Compulsory 0 0 0 6
4 9204105042018 Strategic Management Compulsory 3 0 0 3
Total 6 0 0 24
3. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 YLUAD591 Specialization Field Compulsory 0 0 0 4
2 YLTEZ592 Thesis Study Compulsory 0 0 0 26
Total 0 0 0 30
4. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 YLUAD591 Specialization Field Compulsory 0 0 0 4
2 YLTEZ592 Thesis Study Compulsory 0 0 0 26
Total 0 0 0 30
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