Applications, for Izmir University of Economics (IUE) master’s and Ph.D. programs for spring semester for those, who want to refresh their visions, get a career, and improve their careers, started. Students will get a chance to improve themselves on a wide variety of subjects from electronics engineering to finance, from logistics management to health institutions management offered with thesis or non-thesis options as well as distance learning.
Ekrem Demirtaş, President of IUE Board of Trustees, stated that graduate degree programs, after an undergraduate degree, became very crucial in meeting the needs of students. Demirtaş said, “At a time where there is a strong competitive environment, graduate degree programs offer an important fork in the road for professionals to refresh their knowledge and learn about recent developments, and progress in their career paths. We bring a breath of fresh air to business world with our graduate degree programs, which offer new information to meet the needs of the era, and help refresh visions. Thirty-seven programs offered within four graduate schools at the University, provide new information needed by the business world. Programs are offered in Turkish and in English, this way, our students become world citizens thanks to both the language education and the graduate education they receive”.
‘Examples from professional life’
President Demirtaş reported that the 15% discount for first-degree blood relatives of members of Izmir Chamber of Commerce and for graduates with the purpose of job development was increased to 25%. He said, IUE Graduate Schools of Business, Health Sciences, Social Sciences, and Natural and Applied Sciences offered programs for those, who wanted to guarantee success in their careers.
‘Wide range of options’
Students are offered Reproductive Biology, Healthcare Quality and Patient Safety, Health Institutions Management, and Surgical Nursing programs within the Graduate School of Health Sciences, stated President Demirtaş and said that Graduate School of Business offered master’s in Finance, MBA, e-MBA, and Executive MBA programs. President Demirtaş invited prospective students to Graduate School of Social Sciences, which offers Banking and Applied Finance, Economics, Financial Economics, Logistics Management, Brand Communication, Media and Communication Studies, Private Law, Marketing Communication and Public Relations, Political Science and International Relations, Sustainable Energy, Design Studies, Design Management, and Yacht Design programs.
President Demirtaş stated that students were offered Computer Engineering, Electrical-Electronics Engineering, Financial Mathematics, Advanced Architectural Design, Occupational Health and Safety, Architecture, and Applied Statistics programs at the Graduate School of Natural and Applied Sciences. Demirtaş stated the following:
“In addition to master’s programs, we hope to see students and professionals in doctoral programs in Business Administration, Finance, Economics, Political Science and International Relations, Design Studies, Computer Engineering, Electrical-Electronics Engineering, Applied Mathematics and Statistics. The University, which started education in 2001, produced 15 thousand graduates up until now. Our graduates, to the best of my knowledge, followed example of our vision; they either set up their own business, or improved their family businesses. I always wanted our students to self-improve, and never to stop dreaming. I strongly suggest IUE graduate degree programs for those who want to excel in their careers, benefit from additional education, and refresh their visions.”