Insurance is now recognized as the protection of risks and risks against individuals and organizations. For this purpose, it determines the relationship and coordination between the organizational units and functions, discusses the financial effects of the risk and decides which decisions should be taken. It is known that the insurance sector is well developed and spread to international areas. Our country has to catch up with the developments in this field and to reach the level that can compete. The fact that there have been successive earthquakes in our country in recent period increased the sensitivity to insurance by our state and our people. In addition, the problems of the pension and social security system and the problems brought about by private insurance and private pension. The implications of the harmonization laws enacted in the process of integration with the European Union in the areas of risk management, insurance and social security have also gained importance. In this context, our university aims to educate qualified personnel who have sufficient knowledge and skills to ensure a healthy structure of the insurance sector.

In addition to the theoretical knowledge acquired by the students, graduating with professional experience and skills will provide them with many benefits in their business lives. In this respect, students have the obligation to perform ıyıl SUMMER INTERNSHIP kamu in public or private sector organizations in the summer months following the 4th and 6th semesters. Thus, students' adaptation shortage after graduation will be overcome.

Graduates can work as experts and consultants in insurance and social security organizations. In addition, the Ministry of Finance, Undersecretariat of Treasury, Court of Accounts, BRSA, CMB, public and private banks and other public institutions, insurance companies, consultancy companies, financial intermediaries in securities brokerage houses and private sector enterprises, financial analyst, risk analyst, risk manager, insurance broker, They can work as a portfolio manager, in the management of insurance specialists, insurance marketing, auditors, investment funds or private pension funds. In addition, they can have an independent profession as a freelance accountant, financial advisor and a certified public accountant.

The students who will graduate from the department will work in the life, health, property and accident insurance branches, product pricing, investment management and marketing of the insurance industry. They will also act as consultants in pension planning and financial planning. They will advise insurance companies in the public sector and work in social security programs. In other areas, they will work in reinsurance, investment companies, banks, universities and large companies.

The purpose of the Insurance and Risk Management Department is;

Can adapt quickly and easily to business life and changing conditions of today,
Equipped with the necessary information infrastructure on both theoretical and practical basis in areas such as insurance, reinsurance, actuarial and risk management that require expertise in finance,
With the training it has taken, it is advantageous to obtain the licenses and certificates required to work at national and international level,
Current professional knowledge of seminars, courses and conferences, which are given as often as possible by experts,
Public and academic rights are equivalent to those of the Faculty,
To be able to advise relevant private and public institutions with their knowledge and experience within the framework of today's requirements,
To be able to follow the international developments in the fields of insurance, reinsurance, actuarial and risk management and to have the knowledge of foreign language to establish and maintain business relations at international level.
Capable of innovation in various areas of finance, such as insurance transactions and products, financial markets and risk management,
To evaluate and evaluate the events internally and externally from a holistic perspective,
Analytical, creative and flexible thinking, can produce solutions to problems,
High ethical values, social responsibility and team spirit, environmentally friendly and high communication skills,
The practice is to educate qualified people who have gained experience.
Insurance and Risk Management Department targets;

Turkey in this area, as one of the few Division offers educational services at the undergraduate level, always keeping above the bar,
Acquiring the universal standards of self-guidance, the theoretical knowledge of the business world, the ability to apply and business ethics, the decision-making ability in the uncertainty and risk environment, people who can take initiative to gain high employment opportunities,
Not only the scientifically necessary programs, but also the shared values ​​of humanity, analytical thinking, and education-training programs that strengthen the students' own skills and motivations,
It aims to be a leading section at the national and international level, where theorists and practitioners of the future are trained.

Program Competencies;

To be able to understand and explain the basic concepts of insurance, actuary, reinsurance techniques, insurance brokers and insurance experts.
To be able to use basic computer programs and insurance package programs, to have the necessary mathematical and statistical information infrastructure in financial modeling, analysis and decision making, to take decisions in uncertainty and risk environment,
To have knowledge about life / non-life insurance branches and private pension,
Financial market (money and capital markets) tools to recognize,
To have knowledge about financial / insurance products and services and marketing of these products and services,
To be able to use financial and actuarial techniques to identify, measure, analyze and manage risk, to create and manage portfolios that will provide the highest return at a certain risk level,
Have the ability of communication, teamwork, analytical and critical thinking and problem solving,
To have knowledge of professional English at the upper level,
In addition to basic legal knowledge, to have knowledge of minimum debt law, commercial law, insurance law, capital market law and negotiable instruments law.
To be aware of social, scientific and professional business ethics.

Last Update Date: 24 September 2018, Monday