• Application Deadline
  • 24 months
Master of Business Administration program at BAU aims to provide students the latest information in business administration and management and to renew the existing knowledge, containing all business administration functions.


The aim of the Business Administration program at BAU is also to prepare leaders equipped with analysis and problem solving skills and critical and creative thinking abilities, being able to make and maintain effective relations, applying teamwork in the most efficient way, taking initiative and administering risk and change, at the same time applying the values of business ethics.

Learning Outcomes

  • Developing strategies, policies and implementation plans to address the issues in the fields of business administration and management, and evaluating the consequences according to the processes of quality
  • Broadening and deepening the knowledge about business administration at the master’s level based on the undergraduate level qualifications
  • Comprehending the interaction across various disciplines related to the field of business administration, and evaluating the knowledge and skills gained on an interdisciplinary dimension
  • Using theoretical and practical information and skills gained at the expertise level in the field business administration
  • Analyzing problems requiring expertise in the field business administration by using scientific research methods
  • Evaluating a problem in the business administration field independently, developing a way for solution, solving the problem and evaluating the results
  • Developing new strategic approaches to solve unforeseen complex issues in the business administration field through integrative and creative elaboration
  • Evaluating the knowledge related to the field of business administration through critical perspective
  • Communicating systematically the recent developments and one’s individual studies in the field of business administration to the groups within and outside the field via written, oral and visual presentations
  • Analyzing the social relations and the norms through critical perspective, developing effective relations, training leaders who are capable of sustaining these social relations, applying teamwork and managing risk and change in the field of business administration

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Managerial Skills and Strategic Leadership
  • Marketing Strategies and Redesigning Marketing
  • Research Methods and Ethics

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

You need the following TOEFL iBT ® score:

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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Academic Requirements

You only need to take one of these tests:

  • 610

    This programme accepts GRE® scores. However, it does not provide a recommended score range.

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    The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. The GRE® General Test contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.

  • You need the following GMAT score:

    Required score: 450

    The GMAT - or Graduate Management Admission Test - is a frequent requirement for admission at management and business schools across the world. The GMAT score ranges between 200 and 800 and measures the verbal and quantitative reasoning of test-takers.

General Requirements

  • Online Application form
    • Copy of Undergraduate Diploma
    • Copy of official transcript of Undergraduate Records
    • Copy of the Passport
    • 2 Reference Letters
    • Letter of Intent
    • Current CV of the applicant

Tuition Fee

  • International

    6000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12000 USD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Istanbul

  • 2000 - 3240 TRY/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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