Information Package / Course Catalogue
Academic Information
Education System
Agricultural Economics Master - Regular Education
Education System
Formal Education
Terms of Exchange and Transition Programs
Change and transition conditions between programs are explained in the section “Specific Arrangements For Recognition Of Prior Learning” .
Qualification Awarded
The Master’s Degree in Agricultural Economics is awarded to the graduates who have successfully fullfilled all programme requirements
Specific Admission Requirements
The applicants who hold a Bachelor's Degree and willing to enroll in the Master's programme may apply to the Directorate of the Graduate School with the documents: 1-Sufficient score (at least 55 out of 100) from the Academic Staff and Graduate Study Education Exam (ALES) conducted by Student Selection and Placement Center (OSYM) or GRE Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score or Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) score equivalent to ALES score of 55.
Specific Arrangements For Recognition Of Prior Learning
The rules for recognition of formal prior learning are well defined. A student who is currently enrolled in a Master's Degree programme in the same discipline at another institution and has successfully completed at least one semester, upon submitting all required documents before the deadline, may transfer to the Master's Programme at Adnan Menderes University upon the recommendation of the department administration and with the approval of the Administrative Committee of the Graduate School.
Profile of The Programme
Department of Agricultural Economics is conducting a training plan appropriate to age and conditions of working life in order to raise agricultural economists. Thus, the Department of Agricultural Economics aims to train graduates who are prone to inter-disciplinary studies, questioning, thinking, creative and found original solutions to problems.
Occupational Profiles of Graduates With Examples
Graduates take a role in establishment of many public and private sector. - Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs - Ministry of Environment and Forestry - Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources - State Planning Organization - National Productivity Centre - Export Development and Study Center - Undersecretariat of Treasury - Undersecretariat of Foreign Trade - Public and Private Banks - Agro-Industry Enterprises - Agricultural Cooperatives - Control and Certification Bodies - Consulting Firms in agriculture and agro-industry
Access to Further Studies
Graduates who successfully completed the Master's Degree may apply to doctorate (third cycle) programmes in the same or in related disciplines.
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading
Students are required to take a mid-term examination and/or complete other assigned projects/homework during the semester and, additionally, are required to take a final examination and/or complete a final project for course evaluation. The final grade is based on the mid-term examination grade, the final examination grade and/or evaluation of final project, with the contributions of 40% and 60%, respectively. To pass any course, a Master's student must receive at least 70 out of 100. Students must repeat courses they have failed or may substitute courses the Department accepts as equivalent. The assessment for each course is described in detail in “Individual Course Description”.
Graduation Requirements
Graduation requirements are explained in the section “Qualification Requirements and Regulations” .
Work Placement
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