First Cycle Programmes    (Bachelor's Degree)
Bachelor - School of Banking and Insurance - Banking
General Description  |  Key Learning Outcomes  |  Course Structure Diagram with Credits
General Description ^
History
Banking Department of The School of Banking and Insurance was established at Marmara University on the 4th of July in 1995, by the Council of Ministers’ Decision No. 95/7044. Since its inception, banking department has been the only institution of higher education which gives four years of education in its field.
Qualification Awarded
All graduates take the degree of 'Banking Specialist' as a Graduate Diploma who has successfully completed the required obligations by the department.
Specific Admission Requirements
University students must have a high school diploma. Moreover, they have to receive the required score in test selection.
Specific Arrangements For Recognition Of Prior Learning (Formal, Non-Formal and Informal)
The recognition of previous learning, vertical, horizontal, and transitions in the University take place within the scope of the regulation which is ' TRANSITION BETWEEN ASSOCIATE DEGREE AND UNDERGRADUATE DEGREE PROGRAMS, REGULATION ON BASIS OF DOUBLE MAJOR, SUBSPECIALTY AND CREDIT TRANSFER BETWEEN AGENCIES’ , and determined by the Higher Education Institution. Students from non-formal educational institutions in Turkey may claim exemption on the basis of lessons and they are exempted from courses approved by the board of directors.
Qualification Requirements and Regulations
Education period is four years at the Banking Department. Students are eligible to graduate who have successfully completed all courses in the training plan which has a total of 240 ECTS credits and at least average GPA 2.
Profile of The Programme
The Department of Banking educates candidates of experts and managers who can use technology and equipped with the knowledge about financial sector with courses and practical projects during their four-year undergraduate education. In the first two years, there are courses in basic sciences (economics, business administration, mathematics, statistics, etc) providing the basis for lessons in the future. In the third and fourth years, there are theoretical lessons which are compatible with the industry by the top executives. Thus, the candidate graduate from the program has the ability to analyze and interpret the economy and good equipped to match up the sector profile.
Occupational Profiles of Graduates With Examples
Banking Department Graduates have the chance to seek employment in corporate and financial sector with their theoric and technical fundamentals according to needs of these sectors as well as be academics of High Education Institutions.
Access to Further Studies
Candidates who completed undergraduate degree successfully, can enter thesis and non-thesis graduate programs in parallel to the field of social sciences or in their field in case of having entrance qualifications of different graduate institutions.
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading
Students are obligated to enter the lessons and applications as well as exams. The attendance is monitored by lecturer. According to the Academic calendar one visa and one final exam are organized. In evaluation, relative avaluation process is used.
Graduation Requirements
The period of education is four years at the Banking Department. Students are eligible to graduate when they have successfully completed all courses in the training plan which has a total of 240 ECTS credits and have at least an average of GPA equal to 2.
Mode of Study (Full-Time, Part-Time, E-Learning )
Full-Time
Address, Programme Director or Equivalent
T.C. Marmara Üniversitesi Bankacılık ve Sigortacılık Yüksekokulu Göztepe Kampüsü, Kayışdağı Cd. Kuyubaşı, Kadıköy 34722 / İstanbul Tel: 0 (216) 414 99 89 Fax: 0 (216) 347 50 86 e-mail: bsy@marmara.edu.tr
Facilities
There are 1 Professor, 5 Assistant Professors and 4 Research Assistance in the Department. Rooms for each academic staff include technical equipments needed for required research. In addition, a laboratory is used mutually with other departments with 25 computers is available for students.
Key Learning Outcomes ^
1 Students are able to find jobs in fields which require expertise in the real sector and financial sector
2 Students will be able to participate actively in the management of organizations and apply theoretical information to business life.
3 Students will be innovative and equipped with information from different disciplines; in addition, they will have high self-confidence
4 Students will be able to observe and analyse general economic indicators and national and international developments in the financial sector and comment on them by preparing financial statements.
5 Students will be able to think analytically.
6 Students will have information on banking legislation and be able to comment on it.
7 Students will be able to identify the development of financial products in the banking industry and offer innovations.
8 Students will be able to communicate efficiently in written and spoken Turkish; they will know at least one foreign language.
9 Students will be able to observe and measure banking risks as well as identify efficient protection methods.
10 Students will be able to analyse and comment on the legal and structural aspects of public finance and social security systems.
Course Structure Diagram with Credits ^
T : Theoretical P: Practice
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 ATA121 Ataturk's Principles and History of Turkish Revolution I Compulsory 2 0 2
2 HUK115 Introduction to Law Compulsory 2 0 3
3 IKT111 Introduction to Economics I Compulsory 4 0 6
4 ISL115 Introduction to Business Compulsory 3 0 4
5 MAT117 Calculus I Compulsory 4 0 6
6 MUH123 Accounting I Compulsory 4 0 5
7 TRD121 Turkish Language I Compulsory 2 0 2
8 YDZI121 English I Compulsory 2 0 2
Total 23 0 30
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 ATA122 Ataturk's Principles and History of Turkish Revolution II Compulsory 2 0 2
2 HUK116 Law of Obligations Compulsory 2 0 3
3 IKT112 Introduction to Economics II Compulsory 4 0 6
4 MAT118 Calculus II Compulsory 4 0 6
5 MUH124 Accounting II Compulsory 4 0 5
6 TRD122 Turkish Language II Compulsory 2 0 2
7 YDZI122 English II Compulsory 2 0 2
8 YON116 Management and Organization Compulsory 3 0 4
Total 23 0 30
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 BNK217 Banking Theory and Policy Compulsory 2 0 5
2 FIN213 Financial Management I Compulsory 3 0 5
3 HUK241 Commercial Law I Compulsory 2 0 4
4 IKT215 Microeconomics Compulsory 4 0 6
5 IST215 Quantitative Technique in Finance Compulsory 2 0 5
6 IST219 Statistics I Compulsory 3 0 5
Total 16 0 30
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 FIN214 Financial Management II Compulsory 3 0 6
2 FIN216 Financial Statements and Analysis Compulsory 2 0 5
3 HUK242 Commercial Law II Compulsory 2 0 4
4 IKT216 Macroeconomics Compulsory 4 0 6
5 IKT218 Economics Doctrine Compulsory 2 0 4
6 IST220 Statistics II Compulsory 3 0 5
Total 16 0 30
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 BNK321 Banking Products and Services Compulsory 2 0 2
2 EKM313 Econometrics I Compulsory 3 0 5
3 FIN317 Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management I Compulsory 2 0 3
4 IKT325 Monetary Theory Compulsory 4 0 6
5 IKT373 International Economics I Compulsory 3 0 4
6 MAT329 Financial Mathematics Compulsory 2 0 3
7 MLY319 Public Finance Compulsory 2 0 3
8 MUH323 Accounting and Reporting in Banking Compulsory 2 0 2
9 YDI337 Business English I Compulsory 2 0 2
Total 22 0 30
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 BSY324 Research Methodology Compulsory 2 0 2
2 EKM314 Econometrics II Compulsory 3 0 5
3 FIN318 Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management II Compulsory 2 0 3
4 FIN320 Financial Derivatives Market Compulsory 2 0 2
5 FIN322 Financial Regulations Compulsory 2 0 3
6 HUK328 Law of Banking Compulsory 2 0 3
7 IKT326 Monetary Policy Compulsory 4 0 5
8 IKT374 International Economics II Compulsory 3 0 5
9 YDI338 Business English II Compulsory 2 0 2
Total 22 0 30
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 BNK419 Foreign Exchange and International Transactions Compulsory 2 0 4
2 BNK425 Current Financial Problems I Compulsory 2 0 2
3 FIN413 International Finance Compulsory 2 0 5
4 FIN415 Financial Markets and Institutions Compulsory 2 0 3
5 FIN417 Financial Management in Banking I Compulsory 2 0 4
6 FIN421 Fundamental Analysis Compulsory 2 0 4
7 FIN423 Modelling in Financial Markets Compulsory 2 0 4
8 IKT411 Turkish Economics Compulsory 2 0 4
Total 16 0 30
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 BNK412 Credit Management in Banking Compulsory 2 0 3
2 BNK414 International Banking Compulsory 2 0 3
3 BNK426 Current Financial Problems II Compulsory 2 0 2
4 BNK498 Project Application Compulsory 2 0 2
5 FIN416 Fund Management Compulsory 2 0 4
6 FIN418 Financial Management in Banking II Compulsory 2 0 4
7 FIN420 Financial Systems in the EU Compulsory 2 0 4
8 FIN422 Technical Analysis Compulsory 2 0 4
9 HUK434 Financial Law Compulsory 2 0 4
Total 18 0 30

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