The Master of Arts degree in Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) at Bilkent University was established in 1988 to enhance the quality of English language instruction in Turkey. It is now firmly established as one of the premier TEFL programs in Turkey, with an emphasis on research and on promoting the professional development of practicing teachers. Over nearly 25 years, hundreds of teachers from around the country and region have successfully completed the MA TEFL program. Bilkent University is proud of its MA TEFL graduates, who are among the leaders of English language teaching in Turkey.
Turan Paker (English Language Teaching Department, Pamukkale University)
"I am Turan PAKER. I am an Assistant Professor in the ELT Department at the Faculty of Education, Pamukkale University. I am one of the first graduates of the MA TEFL program (1988-89).I believe that the program has contributed to my professional life in many ways as a language teacher, as a coordinator of syllabus, testing and teacher training in English preparatory programs, as a teacher trainer in ELT departments, and finally as a head of an ELT department in a Faculty of Education. " Read More