Applying to MA Programs in the U.S.

by Tülay Örücü, FLE 2012 That we take courses from Linguistics, ELT and Literature as part of our BA degree  helps us explore our interests (well…to some extent), and after 4/5 years of education in FLE Department, some of us decide to get an MA in one of these fields. I was one of those who…

Comenius Assistantship in the UK

by Sevda Yaymaz Hello everyone! I am a 4th year student at METU. Actually, I was supposed to be a graduate last year but I couldn’t because I was working as a Comenius Language Assistant in the United Kingdom!! I would like to thank Mrs. Tezgiden for giving me the chance to share my Comenius…

MA Programs in Translation Studies (Turkey and Abroad)

by Muhammed Keser TURKEY Atılım University Private University / Ankara MA in Translation Studies (Focusing on EU, Law and International Affairs Texts) (Thesis / Non-thesis) http://mtb.atilim.edu.tr/en/yuksek-lisans-programi   Bilkent University Private University / Ankara MA in Conference Interpreting (Non-thesis) http://www.bilkent.edu.tr/~trin/masters/son.html   Boğaziçi University Public University/İstanbul MA in Translation http://www.transint.boun.edu.tr/?q=en/node/16 MA in Conference Interpreting  (Non-thesis) http://www.transint.boun.edu.tr/?q=en/node/23  …

Some exchange programs and grants

by Zeynep Aysan THE USA The Fulbright Program is the flagship international educational exchange program sponsored by the U.S. government and is designed to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries. Approximately 8,000 competitive, merit-based grants are awarded annually in most academic disciplines and fields of…

Graduate Reflections: Erasmus & Comenius

by Gizem Akçor, METU FLE 2013 I am a graduate of FLE department in METU: the university which taught me to dream bigger! Thanks to the qualified education given by experienced and helpful academicians at METU, we as students were always informed, encouraged and supported about the abroad programs. I used the present opportunities in well-known…

DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) scholarships

by Ayşenur Kızılkulak DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) offers scholarships for masters programs in Germany. The application deadline is March 29, 2014. For more details, please go to http://ic.daad.de/imperia/md/content/informationszentren/icankara/newsletter/tev-daad-burs-aciklama-yazisi.pdf You can use the guide in the following link to search for universities in Germany by major, location, medium of instruction, financial aid etc. https://www.daad.de/deutschland/studienangebote/international-programs/en/