In Guidance and Psychological Counseling Program within the Faculty of Education, the bachelor, master’s and doctorate programs are offered.


Through Guidance and Psychological Counseling services, we aim to improve individuals’ personal, social, educational, academic and career development and to  train psychological counselors who can support their well-being in daily life. In this context, various theoretical and practical courses are offered. The medium of instruction is Turkish and the whole program lasts four years.


Graduates of Guidance and Psychological Counseling program and Department of Psychology can apply to the MA program in Guidance and Psychological Counseling. This program aims to train experts in counseling. The Master’s program is enriched with special areas of expertise such as school counseling, career counseling and family / marriage counseling. The duration of the master’s program without thesis is 1.5 years (3 semesters) and 2 years (4 semesters) with thesis. The medium of instruction is Turkish.



Guidance and Psychological Counseling Ph.D. program, which is open to the graduates of MA students in Guidance and Psychological Counseling program and/or Clinical Psychology, is enriched with special areas of expertise, such as school, career and family / marriage counseling just like Master’s program. The duration of the program is 4 years (8 semesters) and the medium of instruction is Turkish.



With its academic staff, Hasan Kalyoncu University, Guidance and Psychological Counseling program stands out as one of the most powerful program in Turkey. Our academic staff is as follows:

Professor Dr. Yaşar ÖZBAY

Professor Dr. Gürhan CAN

Assistant Professor Ramin ALİYEV

Assistant Professor İsmail Hakkı TOMAR

Assistant Professor Hasan EŞİCİ

Assistant Professor Büşra AKÇABOZAN KAYABOL

Assistant Professor Cemre TATLI

Assistant Professor Gökçen AYDIN

Research Assistant Ahmet AYAZ

Research Assistant Özgür Osman DEMİR

Research Assistant Esra EKER

Research Assistant Mehmet GÖKTAŞ