Mission

We are dedicated to producing well-qualified high school teachers with potential for leadership in Turkish education; providing career and lifelong learning opportunities for practising teachers; conducting and disseminating research to develop educational knowledge;and working cooperatively with partner schools and other national and international education organizations.


The goal of the Teacher Education program is to prepare highly qualified beginning teachers.Bilkent University is committed to preparing teachers who:

- will enter the teaching profession as highly qualified beginning teachers

- have first class knowledge of the subject matter they will teach

- have a modern approach to the teaching of their subject

- prepare and teach lessons which actively promote success in learning

- understand how school students learn and develop

- can effectively assess their students’ learning

- can establish orderly and well-organized classrooms which encourage student learning

- have a positive and caring attitude towards their students

- are fluent in English and Turkish

- are skilled in the use of modern technology

- have knowledge of research methods, and have conducted their own research

- have potential to make a valuable contribution to the teaching profession and become educational leaders.

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