MA in International Trade and Finance (Thesis/English)

Study Discipline: Business Administration
Study Programme Details
Country: Turkey
Admission Sessions:Spring Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Master's degree


24 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on an intellectual voyage into the complexities of global finance and trade with our distinguished MA program. In the tapestry of contemporary organizations, the threads of international trade, economics, and global financial markets weave a narrative of constant evolution. Decision-makers are the authors of this narrative, navigating through the ever-competitive global landscape with precision and agility.

Imagine being part of a program where you are not just a student but a protagonist in the unfolding drama of global economics. Managers today are akin to conductors, orchestrating decisions in harmony with the rhythm of rapid changes. Our program becomes a stage, empowering you to observe, adapt, and lead in this dynamic symphony.


In the symphony of contemporary organizations, influenced by the cadence of international trade and global finance, the need for adept managers is more pronounced than ever. As a student in the Graduate Program in International Trade and Finance, you won’t just gain a strong finance background but also a profound understanding of the practical applications of theory. This isn’t just a program; it’s a transformative experience that equips you to evaluate the intricate interaction between global trade processes and international economic and financial environments.

Picture yourself managing global economic risks, deftly navigating through challenges like exchange rate risk and interest rate risk. Envision utilizing financial instruments such as debt instruments, stocks, and derivatives. Moreover, you will not only understand but actively generate solutions for issues faced by international companies.

Admission Requirements

  • To be a graduate of any bachelor’s degree program.
  • GRE: Min. 149 or
  • GMAT: 450 or
  • ALES: Min. 55 Any Type
  • TOEFL IBT: Min. 78 or its equivalent

Master of Arts (MA) Degree in “International Trade and Finance” is awarded to students who have scored a Cumulative Grade point Average (CGPA) of not less than 3.00 / 4.00 and have completed 7 courses, a seminar and as well as the successful completion of the Master’s Thesis (total of 21 local credits and 120 ECTS) with at least a letter grade of B- or S. A student who has satisfied these conditions completes his/her education and fulfills the necessary conditions for graduation.

US$7,200 per programme

Future Career Outcomes

The Master program in “International Trade and Finance” prepares students for a wide range of job opportunities and employment facilities according to their individual interests and preferences. More specifically, graduates of the program are eligible for several positions in businesses with international and global dimensions and in financial markets such as international sales representative, financial analyst, bank manager, currency expert, international business consultant, stock broker, hedge fund manager, risk management solutions analyst, import-export manager, marketing services manager and financial or managerial accountant, auditor.

Visa Requirements:

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