M.Sc. On Campus

Sociology of Education

24 months
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Sociology of Education from Ankara University is designed as an interdisciplinary program considering educational matters in a multidimensional way within the frame of sociological, anthropological and historical backgrounds.  


Sociology of Education from Ankara University designates the points of educational sicences intersecting sociology, antropology, history and philosophy as its field of study. The program also enables foreign students to have postgraduate education.  

Students at Sociology of Education from Ankara University will:

  • know basic concepts of sociology of education; 
  • consider the matters related education and society within sociological, anthropological, historical and philosophical perspective; 
  • analyze the data, documents and sources by using scientific research methods;
  • consider basic topics of sociology of education within a theoretical perspective; 
  • develop suitable research strategies in the field of study;
  • have an effective part both in personal and group studies.  

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Critical Education
  • Art And Education
  • İnternational Applied Social Studies
  • Educational Research
  • Sociology And Writing Education
  • History Of Education
  • Qualitative Inquiry In Education
  • Selected Texts In Philosophy Of Education
  • Historical Theories Of Education
  • Technology, Society And Education

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Foreign candidates must have an undergraduate diploma of Educational or Social Sciences disciplines in their countries and Turkish students must have an undergraduate diploma of Education Faculties or Faculties of Literature (or social sciences departments of former Faculties of Science and Literature) with at least 2.00 out of 4.00 CGPA undergradute degree or an equivalent degree out of 100. 
  • Candidates must be gradauted from an English medium university; or they must have at least 96 from TOEFL IBT exam, or at least 78 from PEARSON PTE, or at least C from CPE, or at least A from CAE or at least 70 from YDS exam.
  • Turkish candidates must have a minimum score of 55 from ALES (National Graduate Education Science Exam). 
  • For foreign candidates, exam result certificates of Graduate Record Examination (GRE) and Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) go for ALES certificates. 

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Ankara

1600 - 2350 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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