Career & Academic Progression Opportunities

Career Opportunities

Having graduated from our Sociology Department Undergraduate Programme with the title of “Sociologist”, our students are able to work at diverse positions at both private and governmental institutions.  They can pursue academic careers or work at secondary schools as teachers upon completion of pedagogical formations. Our graduates can work at both public institutions such as National State Planning Organization, Turkish Statistical Institute, penitentiaries and detention houses; and international institutions such as UNDP, WB, UNESCO, UNICEF, ILO as sociologists, experts, trainers, coordinators, planners or teachers.     



Occupational Profiles

It is aimed for our graduates with their accumulation of knowledge gained through undergraduate education to be employed in organizations and institutions working in national and international fields. Our graduates may be employed in any kind of public and private institutions working in the fields of education, media, research, advertisement, culture-art, public relations and social services.

Horizontal Transition

Our university accepts the students for the associate degree / bachelor degree on space available basis and in accordance with the ‘‘Regulation Regarding Transfer, Double Major and Minor among Associate Degree and Bachelor Degree Programs in Higher Education institutions and Credit Transfer Among the institutions’’.

Vertical Transmission

All students who wish to enroll in our program via Vertical Transfer can be placed by OSYM after they take the Vertical Transfer Exam and obtain the required score. Students who fulfill all the requirements can be offered a place at our university’s four-year bachelor programmes.