The new global business era of borderless business relations demands a new set of competencies in the field of accounting and finance. Yeditepe Accounting and Finance Master’s Program offers both compulsory and elective accounting and finance courses in order to meet the unique career needs of our students. Our world-class faculty members in the field of accounting and finance provide a balance of theory and practice, made clear by our diversified curriculum. We strive to instil exceptional quantitative competencies in the diverse group of students coming from the Istanbul Business District and from other parts of Turkey as well as from international corporations.
We place great emphasis on developing “learning to learn” skills of our students to equip them with the ability to stay competitive in their careers. Analytic thinking is an essential component of our curriculum, providing broad analytical and quantitative competencies as well as the required tools, techniques and resources for our students to succeed in the global world of business.
We would like our students to consider Yeditepe Accounting and Finance Master’s Program as an investment which will enable them to gain a competitive professional edge and enjoy a successful career life. Our evening classes are designed to facilitate time management of a professional life combined with graduate education. We believe that the real accreditation of any graduate program is the accumulation of the successes of our graduates in their professional lives.
While the dynamics of the global business world are changing, the interests of our business, demographics and quality of life are enriched on the basis of internationalization. On the basis of globalization, the integration between the markets and internationalized business relationships, management formations and financial developments also increase the expectations of finance and accounting professionals at a strategic level.
The MSc in Finance and Accounting Program is designed for students who have professional work experience and need to develop their career accordingly, in order to improve their competencies in the areas of accounting and finance. The aim of this program is to educate competent finance and accounting specialists and support the Turkish economy and academic research.
The objectives of MSc in Finance & Accounting are:
Evaluate the cases within a system integrity and strategic thinking,
Work as staff members of "Istanbul Finance Center", as specialists and managers who are competent in international standards of finance and accounting,
Succeed at everchanging competitive conditions of the global business and the financial world,
Reveal entrepreneurial, creative and innovative management approaches,
Develop personal and corporate ethic and social responsibility awareness.
The candidates are expected to have;
•four year university degree from Turkish University or an equivalent degree received from a abroad university endorsed by the Higher Education Council (YÖK) of Turkey,
•a minimum score of 55 (equal weight) from the Turkish Academic and Graduate Education Entrance Examination (ALES) only for MBA with thesis (Turkish candidates),
•English proficiency exam scores of minimum 55 from YDS, 66 from TOEFL, 55 from YOKDİL or a passing grade (50) from Yeditepe University proficiency examination.
The candidates who cannot meet English proficiency requirements can apply for the English preparation program.
Documents Required for Final Registration
The candidates who meet the entrance requirements need to submit following documentation for registration.
- A copy of Bachelor Diploma (Notarized Turkish translation of their documents)
- Transcript (Notarized Turkish translation of their documents)
- ALES exam result (not required for non-thesis master program)
- English language exemption certificate (YDS, YÖKDİL or TOEFL)
- Equivalency Diploma Certificate approved by YÖK (for Turkish Citizens who study abroad)
- ID card / Passport ( Original and a copy)
- Certificate of Residence
- 4 Passport Photos
- Deferred from military service or certificate of exemption from military service (for Turkish male citizens who study abroad)