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Management Information Systems
Qualification Awarded

Students are awarded with a Second Cycle Degree in Management Information Systems as expertise in their field, upon successful completion of all the requirements in the curriculum programme and fulfilling all other requirements for graduation.

Level of Qualification

Second Cycle Degree


The program aims to cultivate top-notch graduates who are able to satisfy the needs of businesses for creating, storing, accessing and sharing information; who possess highly advanced skills and competences to plan, design, put in place and manage the necessary methods, processes and systems required to meet such information needs for either corporate businesses or for their own ventures; and who are capable of identifying, fulfilling and managing such needs by conducting technical, economic and strategic analyses.

Specific Admission Requirements

The bachelors(intra-extra field) can apply for a graduate degree. There are some conditions for this:
-55 points for ASGEEE exam
-To take the IUCLE or FLPE or TOEFL exams.
-In addition, these rates are defined by the university senate. GPA is added to total score. 
-Every season has a limited quota.
Students must get 90 ECTS credits.

Specific Arrangements for Recognition of Prior Learning

The students of our University have the right to request the recognition of their prior learning at different universities. For the recognition of their prior learning, they should submit their transcript and course contents to the relevant department in the first semester of their registration year.

Qualification Requirements and Regulations

The requirements for getting Second Cycle Degree are to complete (90) credit hours as diveded below and to fulfill all other requirements.
1-The student has to complete 90 credit hours accredited
2-The Student must write a thesis about their field for graduate and have a Second Cycle Degree. For graduating determined jury should accept the thesis.
3-Maximum study period to receive First Cycle Degree is 4 years.

Profile of The Programme

Management Information Systems (MIS) is a discipline which uses both technical and behavioral science for providing any information that needed to person who works on different levels of a company. Making right decision is a management approach that expected to workers in every company.The main criteria is obtaining various raw data about an issue and putting on understandable, interpretable information. MIS is a discipline which minimize errors of making decision support with using belonging software and hardware capabilities behind recent IT infrastructures.

Program Learning Outcomes
After successful completion of this program, the students will be able to;
 1-  Transfer the acquired knowledge about information technology, management and organization and operational research to solution on IT problems with using appropriate MIS tools.
 2-  2.Analyze MIS data by using information technology techniques.
 3-  3.Identify data needs of different disciplines for MIS based problem solving, be able to provide these data, make them compiled and ready to process.
 4-  4.Use software for solving MIS problems, define solution strategies, use software at which s(he) is not familiarby understanding its working principle.
 5-  5. Recognize her/his knowledge as insufficient to solve MIS problem, determine her/his learning needs, access resources to learn them in English or their native language and evaluate them to use for solving the problem.
 6-  6. Design a MIS Project and contribute to its implementation.
 7-  7.Act as a member of the team to solve a MIS problem, take individual responsibility, contribute to the team and lead it when necessary.
Occupational Profiles of Graduates

As the program places a strong emphasis on the leading industries in Turkey, we expect the majority of our graduates to serve in one of the financial services, retail services, logistics and transportation, health services, tourism, professional services (consultancy, research-development, communications and information technologies, education), creative industries (advertisement, design, publishing etc.) and public services (public institutions and NGOs) industries.

Access to Further Studies

It is possible for our students to continue doctoral program at any university having the doctoral program of that department after their graduation.

Examination Regulations, Assesment and Grading

Students have to attend minimum 70% of theoretical courses and 80% of the laboratory or application courses of their program. In the contrary case they can’t take final examinations of those courses. If a student fails in a course but he attends it he doesn’t have to attend that course again. Exams are usually done in written form. But the teacher can do the exams, projects and homework orally on the condition that he states it on information form. The exam is done by course’s own teacher. There usually is one midterm and one final exam in a term. The ratio for final exam is 60% and 40% for the projects, homework and midterm. Make-up exam is done in 15 days after final examination to students with alibi paper reviewed and approved by related department.To pass the lecture, 51 point must be got from the final exam.To take the final exam, mid-term exam must be taken. Furthermore the student must be completed thesis study

Graduation Requirements

There is no final examination or examination period at the end of an academic year, or at the end of the study programme. There is, however, a final examination and examination periods, i.e., normally takes a week and starts immediately after at the end of each semester.In addition to that student is required to complete his/her thesis (taken normally in 2th semester), which follows an oral presentation.

Mode of Study
Full - Time
ECTS Coordinator


Enstitü Müdürü

Prof. Dr. Kürşat ÖZDAŞLI

Enstitü Müdür Yardımcıları

Doç. Dr. Mustafa LAMBA

Doç. Dr. Bilge Ayça POLAT BECKS

Enstitü Sekreteri


Yönetim Bilişim Sistemleri Anabilim Dalı Başkanı

Doç. Dr. Adnan KALKAN

Yönetim Bilişim Sistemleri Anabilim Dalı Sekreteri

Arş. Gör. Dr. Ümmü Gülsüm KAHRAMAN


Sosyal Bilimler Enstitüsü

İstiklal Yerleşkesi 15030 BURDUR

Tel: 0248 213 31 65

Fax: 0248 213 25 04


Yönetim Bilişim Sistemleri Anabilim Dalı

Adem Tolunay Yerleşkesi Bucak/ BURDUR

Tel: 0248 325 65 34

Fax: 0248 325 85 09

Course & Program Outcomes Matrix
Course Unit Title P1 P2 P3 P4 P5 P6 P7
Advanced İssues in Data Base Systems
Advanced Mobile Programming
Advisory Hours
Artificial Neural Networks
Contemporary Management Techniques
Corporate Data and Database Management
Current Issues in Informatics
Customer Relationship Management
Data Mining
Decision Support Systems
Directed Readings and Seminars
E-commerce and E-business
Enterprise Resources Planning
Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Heuristic Optimization Methods
Human Resources Management
Human-Computer Interaction
Information Systems Analysis and Design
Information Systems Project Management
Integrated Information Systems
Intelligent Systems and Business Intelligence
Mangement Information Systems
Marketing Management
Network and Comunication Technology
Operations Research and Statistics
Programing Languages
Research Methods
Software Engineering
Special Studies
Strategic Management
Thesis Study
Web Programming
Wireless Sensor Networks
Evaluation Questionnaires
 1. Stating the content and objectives at the beginning of the course
 2. Supplementing the course with current issues
 3. The clarity of the exam questions and their appropriateness to the course
 4. The contribution of the course to your knowledge and skills
 5. Access to the course sources
 6. The relativeness of the course compared to the other courses in the department
 7. The selection of the sources according to the objectives of the course
 8. The contribution of the assignments to the course
 THE EVALUATION OF THE INSTRUCTOR Very Good Good Average Poor Very Poor No Idea
 1. The way the instructor handles the course
 2. The instructor's competence in answering the questions in the class
 3. The instructor's encouragement to take part in the class by allowing different ideas and comments
 4. The instructor's preparation for the class
 5. The efficient use of class time
 6. The instructor's in-class management
 7. The instructor's objective evaluation of the exams and assignments
 8. The instructor's punctual and regular attendance
 9. The instructor's rapport with the students
 10. The availability of the instructor’s time except for the class time and the sufficiency of the time s/he allocates to you
Graduates who successfully complete this program;
 1. have high level information and skills supported by the course books that include the most recent information, application equipment and other scientific sources related to education technologies, teaching profession, general information and basic sciences; use these informations and skills in daily life and in jobs,
 2. examine and evaluate concepts about education technology and teaching profession, ideas and data with scientific methods; diagnose, analyze and discuss complicated problems and subjects; develop suggestions based on scientific discoveries and evidences,
 3. inform the audiences who are not expert and do not have information about education technology and teaching profession; express related ideas about these problems and solutions with written and oral,
 4. have learning to learn, self control, critical thinking, creative thinking skills and perform independent studies related to study field,
 5. get responsibilities and try to produce solutions when faced with unexpected and complicated cases in applications of education technologies and teaching professions,
 6. know students’ interests, wishes and needs; know social, cultural and economic properties of families and environment; plan, apply and manage learning and teaching process suitable for these properties; get students active participation in learning process,
 7. know information about education technologies and teaching professions and comprehend adequately; have information about foreign language in level of communicating with professional colleagues,
 8. have information about computer software and hardware in level of teaching computer and information and communication technologies courses and supporting other teachers; use information and communication technologies,
 9. consider social, scientific and ethic values in levels of gathering data, analyzing, interpreting, announcing when doing teaching professions or working in private sector, being researcher or source of data,
 10. continuously try to develop with doing self assessment; be on new information and ideas ; play affective role in developing of themselves and their intuition; know and behave according to the laws about their job, main values and principles, know the rights about job security and social security; have conscious about protecting social values and environment,
 11. evaluate students’ improvement and learning, get students to evaluate themselves and other students; use the results of evaluation for better instruction; share the results with student, family, managers and teachers.

 1. Your percentage of attendance
 2. Did you do any preparations for this course? (except some activites like quiz, homework, labs,mid-term exams, final exams)


a. If yes, preparation time per week (hour)

 3. Did you do any assignments as a part of this course?


a. If yes, number of the assignments done

b. Average time spent in preparing the assignment (hour)

 4. Did you prepare any presentations or seminars as a part of this course?


a. If yes, number of the presentation/seminar done

b. Average time spent in preparing each presentation/seminar (hour)

 5. Did you take a midterm exam in this course?


a. If yes,number of the mid-term exams you done

b. The average time you spent on preparing for each mid-term exam (hour)

 6. Did you make any projects as a part of this course?


a. If yes, number of the projects done

b. The average time you spent on doing each project (hour)

 7. Did you attend any laboratory work as a part of this course?


a.If yes, number of the laboratory works you attended

b.The average time you spent on each work (hour)

 8. Did you attend any field surveys as a part of this course?


a. If yes, number of field surveys you attended

b. If yes, the average time you spent on each survey (hour)

 9. Did you take the final exam of this course?


a. If yes, the average time you spent on the final exam (hour)


   1stYear (Fall Semester)
 Course Code Course Title Type of Course N.C.* ECTS
  02YBS590 Advisory Hours Required 0 2
  02YBS503 Programing Languages Required 3 6
  02YBS598 Special Studies Required 0 4
  02YBS501 Mangement Information Systems Required 3 6
  02YBS591 Directed Readings and Seminars Required 3 6
    Total : 9 24

   1stYear (Spring Semester)
 Course Code Course Title Type of Course N.C.* ECTS
  02YBS504 Current Issues in Informatics Required 3 6
  02YBS590 Advisory Hours Required 0 2
  02YBS502 Corporate Data and Database Management Required 3 6
  02YBS596 Seminar Required 0 6
  02YBS598 Special Studies Required 0 4
  02YBS506 Intelligent Systems and Business Intelligence Required 3 6
    Total : 9 30
    Annual Total : 18 54

   2ndYear (Fall Semester)
 Course Code Course Title Type of Course N.C.* ECTS
  02YBS590 Advisory Hours Required 0 2
  02YBS599 Thesis Study Required 0 24
  02YBS598 Special Studies Required 0 4
    Total : 0 30

   2ndYear (Spring Semester)
 Course Code Course Title Type of Course N.C.* ECTS
  02YBS590 Advisory Hours Required 0 2
  02YBS599 Thesis Study Required 0 24
  02YBS598 Special Studies Required 0 4
    Total : 0 30
    Annual Total : 0 60

 Course Code Course Title Type of Course N.C.* ECTS
  02YBS523 Network and Comunication Technology Elective 3 6
  02YBS511 Research Methods Elective 3 6
  02YBS507 Information Systems Analysis and Design Elective 3 6
  02YBS527 Information Systems Project Management Elective 3 6
  02YBS519 Contemporary Management Techniques Elective 3 6
  02YBS512 E-commerce and E-business Elective 3 6
  02YBS510 Integrated Information Systems Elective 3 6
  02YBS514 Entrepreneurship and Innovation Elective 3 6
  02YBS528 Advanced Mobile Programming Elective 3 6
  02YBS508 Human-Computer Interaction Elective 3 6
  02YBS520 Human Resources Management Elective 3 6
  02YBS525 Wireless Sensor Networks Elective 3 6
  02YBS517 Decision Support Systems Elective 3 6
  02YBS524 Enterprise Resources Planning Elective 3 6
  02YBS521 Customer Relationship Management Elective 3 6
  02YBS518 Marketing Management Elective 3 6
  02YBS515 Heuristic Optimization Methods Elective 3 6
  02YBS526 Strategic Management Elective 3 6
  02YBS529 Data Mining Elective 3 6
  02YBS522 Advanced İssues in Data Base Systems Elective 3 6
  02YBS516 Web Programming Elective 3 6
  02YBS530 Artificial Neural Networks Elective 3 6
  02YBS509 Software Engineering Elective 3 6
  02YBS513 Operations Research and Statistics Elective 3 6
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