Surgical Nursing (with Thesis)

Master's Degree - Instıtute Of Medıcal Scıences

General Information

The program educates nurses who believe in the necessity of specialization, who are aware of the needs of the world, country and region, who have scientific competence, and who have high awareness, by providing undergraduate nursing graduates with a higher level of knowledge and skills in the field of Surgical Diseases Nursing.

Length of Programme & Number of Credits

2 Year - 120 ECTS

Feature & Definition

The program consists of 2 years / 4 semesters, which creates scientific paradigms for candidates with a bachelor's degree in nursing and enables them to carry out professional scientific research activities.

Mode of Study

Full Time

Head of Department


ECTS / Course Catalog Coordinator


Erasmus Coordinator


Internship Coordinator

Orientation Staff



Department of Nursing Surgical Nursing Master's program aims to help students specialize in the basic topics of surgical nursing and the theories, concepts, principles and methods on which they are based, to gain the ability to reach new syntheses by conducting independent and original scientific research, and to bring innovations to nursing practices.


It is to train specialist nurses by providing graduates with a higher level of knowledge and skills in the field of Surgical Diseases Nursing, to contribute to the scientific development of nursing. In addition, to train academicians who will respond to the need for teaching staff of undergraduate schools.

Specific Admission Requirements

To apply for the Master's program in Surgical Diseases Nursing, it is necessary to have a bachelor's degree in nursing. Other conditions are specified in Çukurova University Health Sciences Institute Graduate Education and Training Regulation.

Qualification Awarded

Science Specialization

Level of Qualification


Qualification Requirements of Graduation

Students who successfully complete the compulsory and elective courses stipulated by the Surgical Diseases Nursing Master's Program of the Department of Nursing make a thesis on a topic they have determined with their advisor and are entitled to graduate after successfully presenting this study orally. Surgical Disease Nursing graduate program qualification conditions and rules are specified in the "Çukurova University Graduate Education and Examination Regulations".

Access to Further Studies

Students who have successfully completed their master's degree in Surgical Diseases Nursing can receive doctoral education in the same branch or in the programs in which those who have a master's degree in Surgical Diseases Nursing are accepted.


There is no internship in this program.

Applied Course

There are no applied courses in this program.

Work Placement

There is no on-the-job training in this program.

Double Major, Additional Major & Exchange Possibilities

There are 2 professors and 1 associate professor in the Department of Surgical Nursing.

Employment Opportunities

He/She can work as a nurse in the Ministry of Health, as an academic staff in National and International higher education institutions, as a specialist nurse in private health institutions and university hospitals.