Bachelor in Psychology

General

Program Description

In our lives, perpetually changing and getting more and more complex, because of technological advancements, psychology and its areas of application have gained considerable importance. The main objective of our psychology department is to help students acquire the theoretical and practical knowledge and skills in the area of psychology that are contemporary and robust To this end, our faculty consists of academicians who are graduates of the highest ranking universities in Turkey, Europe, and the US, are experts in various areas of psychology and have extensively published both nationally and internationally.

We aim that our students will be individuals who:

  • Grasp the relationship between different areas of psychology with other disciplines,
  • Understand and question cognitive and emotional processes in psychology,
  • Can investigate personal psychological problems,
  • Generate innovative ideas to ameliorate existing psychological practices,
  • Are research-oriented,
  • Adhere to ethical guidelines,
  • Can assume individual responsibility,
  • Are productive,
  • Can communicate effectively,
  • Appreciate cultural and individual differences,

Moreover, we aim that, at the end of four-year psychology training, our graduates will have a distinctive place among other psychology graduates because of the application skills that they acquired throughout our program.

Job Opportunities

Our graduates will have an opportunity to work in a variety of settings but not limited to:

  • Institutions and organizations regulated by the Ministry of Health
  • Schools
  • Institutions and organizations regulated by the Ministry of Justice
  • Institutions and organizations regulated by the Ministry of Family and Social Policies
  • Institutions and organizations regulated by the Ministry of Work and Social Security
  • Kindergartens, daycares, nurseries
  • Guidance- psychological counseling centers
  • Private or public mental health centers
  • Private or public human resources centers
  • Agencies conducting opinion polls and marketing research
Last updated Mar 2020

About the School

Kadir Has University (KHU) was founded in 1997, in Istanbul. The university, with its five faculties of Engineering and Natural Sciences, Economics and Administrative Sciences, Communication, Law and ... Read More

Kadir Has University (KHU) was founded in 1997, in Istanbul. The university, with its five faculties of Engineering and Natural Sciences, Economics and Administrative Sciences, Communication, Law and Fine Arts, as well as its several vocational schools, is dedicated to becoming a leader in educational and cultural fields in Turkey, as well as establishing itself as an international center for research and scientific development. Read less