SCHOOL of FOREIGN LANGUAGES

Mission-Vision Statements

MISSION STATEMENT

As the School of Foreign Languages of Istanbul Medeniyet University, our main mission is to prepare students, particularly those who will pursue their studies in a foreign language as the primary medium of instruction, and help them acquire a certain level of proficiency through our curriculum mainly focusing on four language skills (listening, speaking, reading, and writing) and by our high-quality academic staff who are experts of their field. It is also an important part of our mission to improve the foreign language skills of our newly registered students, particularly of those who have registered in departments where medium of instruction is fully a foreign language; to help them become competent users of that foreign language both in daily life and professionally; and to instill a sense of belonging in our new students for our School and University.

VISION STATEMENT

The vision of Istanbul Medeniyet University School of Foreign Languages is to create a high-quality education environment based on the principles of professionalism, quality, and transparency and in line with the University’s corporate identity and future objectives and plans; to ensure that our students can have access to high-quality foreign language education through our competent and dynamic academic staff with a strong organizational sense of belonging who actively use innovative teaching methods; to help raise our institution to a privileged position among its counterparts; and to contribute to our University’s national and international achievements in various areas.

OUR PRINCIPLES

All work and applications in the School of Foreign Languages are carried out based on the principles below:

Professionalism

Discipline

Being open to continuous change and improvement

Proactivity

Justice

Transparency

Scientific approach

Academic freedom

Participative management

Commitment to Ethics

Accountability

Social Responsibility

Respect for differences