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MAUrban Studies (with thesis, in Turkish)

Tuition fee $8,000 per programme
Deposit $1,000 one-time
More information

sehir.edu.tr/..cial-sciences/urban-studies 

Overview

İstanbul Şehir University Urban Studies MA Program will firstly focus on urban history, city geography, urban sociology, local governments, demography and population movements, migration, art and architecture, city data and big data analysis, geographic information systems (GIS) and visualization, urbanization in Istanbul and Turkey in the context of research and intellectual production, -in parallel with the studies in the Center for Urban Studies within the university. Master theses will be encouraged to be selected from these fields.

Within the scope of 10 courses of 30 credits and graduation project, you can find the opportunity to examine the city definition and perception, analysis of urban community and current urbanism debates and solution proposals by focusing on İstanbul and comparatively with the world metropolises. Within the scope of 8 courses of 21 credits, in addition to the novelties mentioned, you will have the opportunity to participate in the ongoing projects and to work with specialist staff in the Center for Urban Studies and other relevant departments. Compulsory and multiple elective courses will be held in the form of seminars and workshops.

The main areas on which the program will focus are:
• Cities and City Zones
• Urbanization Processes and Problems
• Social Structure, Social Network Analysis and Stratification
• Urban History

Programme structure

For the department’s curriculum: www.sehir.edu.tr/en/academics/graduate-school-of-humanities-and-social-sciences/urban-studies/curriculum-thesis

Apply now! Fall semester 2019/20
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Sep 23, 2019
Apply now! Spring semester 2019/20
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Feb 3, 2020
Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Sep 7, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2019/20
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Sep 23, 2019
Apply now! Spring semester 2019/20
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Feb 3, 2020
Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Sep 7, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States