International Trade and Finance, M.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    11000
    Tuition (Full programme)
    11000
    Tuition (Full programme)
  • English
    Language
The M.A. in International Trade and Finance at Yasar University analyses key aspects of global trade, the economic environment, risk assessment and worldwide financial markets. The Master’s course offers students the possibility to choose from three specialisations: international business economics, international finance and international law and economics.

About

Modern businesses are directly affected by current developments in international trade, the economic environment and financial markets. For this reason, possible variables affecting these markets need to be fully understood and integrated into the decision making processes. It is predicted that in the future, markets will become even more competitive, and managers will face even more economic integration with fewer international trade barriers. They will have to closely follow processes and take instant, accurate decisions on a global scale. For this reason, there is a growing demand for managers, who keep abreast of the changes happening in the international trade and finance arena.

Graduates from this programme will be qualified as managers. They will have a strong background in finance, understand the implications of applying theoretical knowledge and will be able to evaluate the relationship between global trade, the economic environment and financial markets.

Career opportunities

The Master’s programme of International Trade and Finance from Yasar University prepares students for a wide range of job opportunities and employment facilities according to their individual interests and preferences. More specifically, graduates of the program are eligible for several positions in businesses with international and global dimensions and in financial markets such as global distribution manager, international human resources manager, international sales representative, financial analyst, bank manager, currency expert, international business consultant, stock broker, hedge fund manager, risk management solutions analyst, import-export manager, marketing services manager and financial or managerial accountant, auditor.

Programme Structure

Programme structure

Second Cycle, Master’s Degree (MA) in “International Trade and Finance” is awarded to students who have scored a Cumulative Grade point Average (CGPA) of not less than 2.70 / 4.00 and have completed all the courses (120 ECTS for thesis programme 90 ECTS for non-thesis programme) with at least a letter grade of B- or S in the program. A student who has satisfied these conditions completes his/her education and provides the necessary conditions for graduation.

Detailed Programme Facts

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

  • Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
  • Undergraduate degree in Finance, Business Administration or a related field

The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Turkish.

Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.

Language requirements

Turkish

  • TÖMER Grade C1
Other requirements
  • At least 1 reference(s) must be provided.
  • A motivation letter must be added to your application.

Tuition Fee Per Full Programme

  • USD 11000 International
  • USD 11000 National

Funding

Academic Achievement Scholarship:

Undergraduate students enrolled at Yasar University are eligible for scholarships based on their academic performance. Any student, who has completed the first academic year and achieved a grade point average of above 2.30 out of 4.00, will be eligible to apply for an academic scholarship. Within the quota determined, scholarships for the following academic year, will be awarded on a 100%, 50% and 25% basis. The scholarship will continue as long as the student’s grades are maintained.

Sports Scholarship:

Yasar University offers Sports Scholarships to successful athletes playing in National teams. This year, scholarships of 100%, 50% and 25% will be offered to athletes in below fields: Tennis, Table Tennis, Archery, Athletics, Chess, Fencing, Gymnastics, Swimming and Triathlon Applications for Sports Scholarship are taken during May.

Turkish Government Scholarships:

Some international students may also be eligible for scholarships sponsored by the Turkish government.

StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.