Department of English Language and Literature

Also available in: Türkçe

Teaching Period: 4 years

Aims and Objectives
English Language and Literature Department, which started departmental studies in 1992, aims to train skillful and well qualified individuals and researchers who have extensive knowledge in English language and literature as well as developing accretion to analyse the depths of global literature, and who can succeed integrating universal and local values of literature and have ability to think critically and independently, and are keen to explore and investigate.

Job Opportunities
Turkish students graduating from this department can join to non-thesis MA program in Field Teaching and gain the right to teach English as English teachers. Also, can be employed as research fellows and instructors, and work as interpreters or translators in relevant fields in private and state sectors.

Departmental Opportunities
It is obligatory to study at least French, German, or Greek languages along with English in this department, during four years. This enables students to learn another language. Also, students are given courses about using computers in accordance with the requirements of their specialist subjects.