The departments of Faculty of Arts and Sciences both carry on their own curriculums with success and make contributions to the other Faculties’ curriculums throughout the University, by offering several courses in the fields of Science and Social Sciences. Being one of the first faculties of Haliç University founded in 1998, our Faculty has a great number of bachelor’s and master’s degree programs. While the bachelor’s degree programs comprise American Culture and Literature, Molecular Biology and Genetics (English), Psychology, Psychology (English), English Translation and Interpreting,  Mathematics, Educational Sciences and History; the master’s degree programs include Molecular Biology and Genetics, Applied Mathematics, Computational Sciences, Applied Psychology and Clinical Psychology within the Institute of Graduate Sciences.

Both our academic staff and students can benefit from the Erasmus exchange program at our Faculty. As part of the Erasmus program, they can receive education at the universities in participant countries within the frame of bilateral agreements and regulations.

Besides, our Faculty gives the opportunity for the students successful at their courses to obtain a second diploma or an additional certificate with double major and minor programs.

Samet Buyan

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Dean of Faculty

Assist. Prof. Güldeniz Ekmen

Assist. Prof. Güldeniz Ekmen

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Opera and Concert Singing

The priority of the Opera Program is to provide promising young singers with the performance characteristics of vocal arts and to train professionals in this field. Graduates of the department find the opportunity to perform their professions in the academic world, with various cultural and artistic institutions, especially State Opera and Ballets, Private Opera and Musical Societies, Polyphonic Choral Societies.
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Theater Department offers a comprehensive four-year acting education including applied and theoretical lessons, seminars and workshops is provided. Students of the theater department receive theoretical training on theater and performing arts, as well as applied acting and stage lessons.
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Turkish Classical Music

Haliç University Conservatory was founded in 1999 with the Department of Turkish Music. Since then, our conservatory has a rightful place in its field with the artists it has trained and the events it organizes.