About the Program

The Master's Program in Education Management and Planning aims to train effective leaders who can shape, manage and adapt change in education institutions in the globalized world where rapid development and change are experienced. Our program also informs the students about the leadership, motivation, change, decision making, planning, problem solving and communication processes that are necessary for effective management of an educational institution. The planning, supervision and evaluation of the educational processes are also within the scope of the program. The economical dimension of education is also of great importance. The experts educated in our program will also be trained in the subjects of education economy, budgeting, and cost-effectiveness. This master’s program will also serve for people who work in education and human resources departments of public and private sectors as well for educational institutions. Employees in these areas will be trained in order to gain the ability to conduct needs analysis and organize courses for the continuous improvement of staff.

Education Opportunities

The Master of Education Management and Planning program has a full-time staff of two professors and two assistant professors.Throughout the program we offer research-based education with the use of all kinds of educational technologies. Smart boards are available in all our classes. Faculty members can show videos and films related to the subject they teach through smart boards. In addition, our students make presentations using smart boards and share their projects with their group members. Our classes have equipment that allows students to work in teams. The students who are studying in the Master of Education Management and Planning program are given the opportunity to do scientific researches, participate in conferences and publish their works in scientific journals as well as theoretical lectures. Our students are able to easily access scientific resources through some of the important databases provided by our university library.

Career Areas

Graduates of the Master's Program in Education Management and Planning will take the title of expert in educational administration and planning. The experts of educational administration and planning gain expertise also in other areas. Graduates will be able to work in the Ministry of National Education, in schools, in universities and other educational institutions as administrators. Students will also be able to act as inspectors in primary schools, which are under the auspices of the Ministry of National Education. The field of Education Management and Planning is an ideal career area for teachers who want to develop themselves not only to be a manager but also to cultivate the institution they work with, to contribute to school planning, to improve themselves in strategic thinking and vision creation


Institute of Graduate Studies and Research
Çevik Uraz Center, CU244
Tel: +90 392 671 1111 Extension: 2214-2228
Institue E-mail: ciu-institute@ciu.edu.tr


1-2 Years