Institute of Social Sciences

About the Institute

Message from the Director of the Institute

In today's information age, the development and change of the higher education ecosystem is progressing at an incredible pace. To be successful in such an environment, there must be strong and flexible education and training foundations that build knowledge and experience. Creating various opportunity areas for individuals to continue their education, focus on specific areas, advance or improve their academic and business careers, constitute the most important cornerstones of the path to success.

Postgraduate education is at the forefront in creating the most important cornerstones of success worldwide in recent years. In this context, a more competitive and more innovative postgraduate ecosystem climate has started to emerge at the global level. As a result of this situation, postgraduate education has become a critical and strategic way of differentiating individuals in their profession, business and academic life in the same skin.

In this context, as the Institute of Social Sciences of OSTİM Technical University, we have a wide range of graduate programs (master's programs / MBA / doctoral programs / executive program / post-doctorate programs, etc.) .) We offer high quality and innovative education and training opportunities and options. In addition, we provide our students with the designs of the steps they will take for their next journey in career development.

Our academic staff, who take part in the postgraduate education and training process, are leaders in their fields, presenting their experiences and insights on business life in the context of the literature, establishing strong ties with the sectors, and providing real-time case solutions for important global issues to their students, and have projects and researches related to business life. . Our ultimate goal is to provide our students with the best quality education and career opportunities with flexible conditions to support their professional and academic development in their fields of interest in the national and international environment.


Director of the Institute of Social Sciences

Vision and Mission


The vision of our Institute is to become one of the few international institutes in the world, offering graduate academic and professional career degrees which are multicultural and highly prestigious and respected at the global level.


As an educational institution in today's information age and highly enriched social sciences;

  • Raising and developing students' future academic, professional and career interest and expectations,
  • Using OSTİM's experience of more than half a century; gaining advanced academic research and development capability, designing advanced business models and innovative entrepreneurial ideas, and providing new competitive professional skills and competencies,
  • Improving original problem-solving competencies through scientific research and development, teaching critical and constructive reflections,

  • Providing contact and academic interaction with international institutions and students at a global level; establishing an open, versatile and multi-dimensional ecological and information network structure,
  • Focusing students on specific academic, business and career fields

and to build and offer advanced, high quality, innovative and modern postgraduate education and training services for its students, with a service model that puts academic knowledge and business careers at the center of education and training under the new higher education ecosystem.

Our Differences

-Programs designed to reach an academic, professional and business career
-Programs synthesizing science and business practices in a way that will provide future innovative skills
-Developing case studies of various real-time business challenges at the global level; design innovative business, product, process and services and increase productivity and efficiency
-Providing in-depth information exchange and sharing opportunity in discipline related fields
-Establishing a network structure that provides easy access and interaction to practical and comprehensive commercial applications with the power and support of OSTİM Technical University -providing the opportunity to work on innovative projects, topics and ideas in the business world
-Transforming innovative ideas into reality and new values; creating new and alternative business / service models


OSTİM Technical University Institute of Social Sciences was established on 21/07/2020 started education service, on the basis of the 11th, 21st and 22nd articles of the OSTİM Technical University Main Regulation, which entered into force after being published in the Official Gazette dated 03/12/2018 and numbered 30614.

Academic Staff

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Institute Board

Institute Board


Doç. Dr. Bahar Erdal

Sosyal Bilimler Enstitü Müdürü / +90 (312) 386 10 92



Dr. Öğretim Üyesi Serkan Bürken

Sosyal Bilimler Enstitü Müdür Yardımcısı / +90 (312) 386 10 92




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Administrative Staff

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