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BScPolitical Science & International Relations

Tuition fee $9,450 per year

Tuition fee is paid in two installments. Please click here for more information about scholarships.

Application fee $55 one-time
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Where Political Science was traditionally concerned with the study of power within states and International Relations was traditionally concerned with the study of power between states, here in the PSIR program at METU NCC we are concerned with examining the totality of these expressions of power. To that end, not only will undergraduate students be offered foundational courses in Political Science and International Relations thereby anchoring their knowledge in both traditions of inquiry but they will be encouraged to examine and explain the development of more complex expressions of global power. Thus their primary concern will be the interaction between domestic politics, state behavior and the international system and international society, and the issues these raise for the future of international relations in a world of changing economies, social structures, technologies, environments and ideologies. It is the aim of this program, therefore, to provide students with a thorough knowledge of the processes and practices which characterize the relations of power within states and between states whilst encouraging students to examine the combined development of world history.

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Career opportunities

There are a variety of opportunities available to METU NCC graduates of Political Science degree program. Many graduates work in government as elected officials or in various other capacities. Other career options include journalism, law, business and teaching.

Apply now! Spring semester 2019/20
Application deadline
Jan 15, 2020 23:59
Europe/Istanbul time
Studies commence
Feb 3, 2020
Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
Application deadline
Sep 15, 2020 23:59
Europe/Istanbul time
Studies commence
Sep 23, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States