Profile of the Programme
Program in Teaching English as a Foreign Language was established in 1944 under the Department of Foreign Language Education. Six professors,six associate professors,one assistant professor,one lecturer, and eleven research assistants in the Department of English Language Teaching, which offers both undergraduate and post graduate programs. The students who are enrolled in these programs take a language proficiency exam and if their language level is below the required level, they follow the preparatory language program for the first year.This programme intends to include all kinds of practical and theoretical aspects of the field of study and it aims to improve the language proficiency of students to equip students with the contemporary methods and techniques of language teaching and increase their awareness in intercultural differences to the extent that they become teachers of English who are innovative and knowledgeable professionals and who will be able to be practicing teachers not only in Turkey but also elsewhere in the world.