Mathematics Education Program was founded in the Secondary Science and Mathematics Education Department in 1982 with the aim of training mathematics teachers for the secondary schools whose language of instruction was German. The language of instruction in the program was German. The education period of the programme was for five years.

The Department of Mathematics Education has been restructured with the name of Mathematics Teaching Program under the same department starting from the 2016-2017 academic year. The period of study in the program is 4 years and the medium of instruction is Turkish. To be able to study in this program, students are required to be successful in the national university entrance exam. Students eligible to enter the program may attend an optional one-year foreign language education program in the English Preparatory School.

Students take subject area, vocational training and elective courses during their education. Mathematics Education Program consists of the areas of mathematics and mathematics education. Students in this program acquire knowledge and skills about developing mathematics teaching materials,  testing and evaluating, design lectures according to their students needs and expectations in mathematics.

The main aim of the program is to train highly-qualified mathematics teachers in accordance with the objectives of Turkish National Education and adherent of Ataturk's Principles and Revolution. In order to transform their theoretical knowledge to practical abilities,  students are assigned to secondary schools for both classroom observations and practice teaching in the final years.

Every year, nearly 120 students are trained by the Professional instructors in the program.

The program offers both undergraduate and graduate programs in mathematics teaching.

Hacettepe University Faculty of Education Mathematics and Science Education Mathematics Education Mathematics Teaching Program

06800 Beytepe ANKARA