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General Information

The midwifery department's aim is to train midwives to be employed in the health sector. Midwifery is a professional health discipline in which information about pregnancy, birth and postpartum period, newborn and women's health is acquired, as well as basic health-related courses. The aim of the midwifery department is to train qualified and qualified midwives who practice their profession in the best way.

The language of instruction of the program is English. Students who enter the midwifery department and successfully complete their education will graduate with the title of "Midwife".


The program focuses on following midwifery services;

  1. For the health and welfare of society; to be able to have the basic theoretical and practical knowledge and the holistic approach in accordance with the scientific advances in the field of midwifery and health
  2. To be able to be aware of the concept of health as a social phenomenon, provide necessary services by determining the needs of women, newborn, family and community about midwifery service
  3. To be able to own the responsibility for normal birth
  4. To be able to diagnose risky situations using the knowledge and skills in the field of Midwifery, develop evidence-based solutions and apply
  5. To be able to use in-discipline and interdisciplinary approaches according to ethical principles as a member of the medical team
  6. To be able to use appropriate interpersonal communication and management skills
  7. To be able to do scientific research and use in midwifery practices
  8. To be able to develop herself by recognizing the importance of lifelong learning and following the developments about science-technology and contemporary issues
  9. To be able to cooperate with civil society organizations and national and international professional organizations which support Midwifery profession
  10. Based on midwifery degree level qualifications, to be able to comprehend the theoretical, practical and to-date information at the level of expertise in midwifery, and develop this information.


The program, aiming to train midwifery and human resources in a way that will provide contemporary midwifery services both nationally and internationally, offers a variety of educational opportunities to their students. In the program, professional support is provided for courses and internships from experienced academics and professional field specialists. In addition, while our students are preparing for a career at the University, they also have the opportunity to express themselves by taking part in social and cultural activities with a participatory approach on international criteria. At our university, there is a computer environment open to student use with sufficient internet support. The EMU library has adequate equipment and resources in terms of education, training and research. In addition, our university offers a wide range of recreational opportunities for students to social, cultural and sporting activities in their spare time.

During their midwifery student training, they will benefit from the Türkan Aziz Nursing Skill Laboratory equipped with modern, world-class technological equipments. Using large-scale spaces for laboratories, it was designed to allow 40-50 students to work together in the same area.

Career Opportunities

Graduates of the program can find a job in all institutions such as maternity hospitals, inpatient treatment institutions, maternity and gynecology services, antenatal care and polyclinics, neonatal services, family planning, and maternal and child health centers, infertility centers, prenatal education classes, women's health. Graduates can also work as self-employed midwives.

Our graduates can also work as managers, responsible midwives, clinical midwives, and educator midwives in State, private, and university hospitals. By opening private health cabins and, or patient care houses, they can practice their profession freely.

Finally, our graduates of the Midwifery Department can work as a academic staff in Midwifery Departments by taking the graduate education.


Tel: +90 392 630 1331
Fax: +90 392 365 3940

Please contact to department and/or faculty for detailed information about courses.

Ref. Course Code Course Title Lec. Lab Tut. Credit ECTS Syl.
Semester 1
DR711 HLTS141 Anatomy 3 3 - 4 -
DR712 HLTS143 Physiology 3 - - 3 -
DR713 HLTS147 Histolojy- Embryology 2 - - 2 -
DR714 NUTD103 Introduction to Nutrition 2 - - 2 -
DR715 PSYC104 Psychological Science 3 - - 3 -
DR716 ENGL191 Communication in English - I 3 1 - 3 -
DR716 ENGL181 Academic English - I 5 1 - 3 -
DR717 TUSL181 Turkish as a Second Language 2 - - 2 -
DR717 HIST280 Atatürk İlkeleri ve İnkilap Tarihi 2 - - 2 -
Semester 2
DR721 MDWF102 Basic Concepts, Principles and Practices in Midwifery 4 4 - 4 -
DR722 HLTS142 Pathology 2 - - 2 -
DR723 HLTS144 Clinical Microbiology 2 2 - 3 -
DR724 HLTS146 Pharmacology for Nursing 3 - - 3 -
DR725 BIOL222 Biochemistry 2 - - 2 -
DR726 BIOL115 Medical Biology and Genetics - I 2 - - 2 -
DR727 ITEC105 COMPUTER 1 2 2 - 3 -
DR728 ENGL192 Communication in English - II 3 - 1 3 -
DR728 ENGL181 Academic English - I 5 1 - 3 -
Semester 3
DR731 MDWF201 Normal Pregnancy and Midwifery Care 4 8 - 5 -
DR732 MDWF203 Medical Diseases and Care 3 4 - 3 -
DR733 MDWF205 Surcigal Diseases and Care 3 4 - 3 -
DR734 MDWF207 Communication in Midwifery 2 - - 2 -
DR735 MDWF209 Health Assessment in Midwifery 2 - 1 2 -
DR736 UE01 University Elective - I 3 - - 3 -
DR737 UE02 University Elective - II 3 - - 3 -
Semester 4
DR741 MDWF202 Risky Pregnancy and Midwifery Care 4 8 - 5 -
DR742 MDWF204 Sexual Health Education 2 - - 2 -
DR743 MDWF206 Family Planning and Infertility 2 - - 2 -
DR744 MDWF208 History of Midwifery and Health Legislation 2 - - 2 -
DR745 MDWF210 Sexuality and Reproductive Health 2 - - 2 -
DR746 SOCI301 Sociology of Health 3 - - 3 -
DR747 UE03 University Elecitive - III 3 - - 3 -
Semester 5
DR751 MDWF301 Normal Delivery and Postpartum Period 4 8 - 5 -
DR752 MDWF303 Newborn Care 3 4 - 3 -
DR753 MDWF305 Woman's Health and Disease 2 - - 2 -
DR754 MDWF307 Epidemiology for Midwifery 2 - - 2 -
DR755 MATH212 Biostatistics 2 - 3 3 -
DR756 AE01 Area Elective - I 3 - - 3 -
DR757 MDWF309 Midwifery Skills Practice - I - - - - -
Name SurnameDutyDepartmentOfficeTel
Prof. Dr. HATİCE BEBİŞ Faculty Member Nursing 2457
Prof. Dr. SEVİNÇ TAŞTAN Chair Nursing SBF 227 1125
Assoc. Prof. Dr. GÜLTEN SUCU DAĞ Faculty Member Nursing SBF 223 1073
Assoc. Prof. Dr. HALİSE ÇOŞKUN Faculty Member Nursing 3914
Assoc. Prof. Dr. HÜLYA FIRAT KILIÇ Vice Dean,
Assist. Director
Nursing SBF 134 - 224 3929 - 2142
Assoc. Prof. Dr. ROJJİN MAMUK Faculty Member Nursing SBF 228 3006
Assist. Prof. Dr. ARZU ABİÇ Faculty Member Nursing SBF 221 1313
Assist. Prof. Dr. HANDAN SEZGİN Faculty Member Nursing SBF 222 2451
Assist. Prof. Dr. SEDA CEVHEROĞLU Vice Chair Nursing SBF 221 1313
Dr. ZİBA YÜCEL Senior Instructor Nursing
Sr. Instr. BAHAR AK Senior Instructor Nursing
Sr. Instr. DİLEK KARAOĞLAN Senior Instructor Nursing SBF 219 1070
Sr. Instr. EMİNE TEMİZKAN SEKİZLER Senior Instructor Nursing SBF 217 3005
Sr. Instr. FATMA TOKPINAR Senior Instructor Nursing
Sr. Instr. GAMZE YATMAZ Senior Instructor Nursing
Sr. Instr. GİZEM DÜZENLİ Senior Instructor Nursing
Sr. Instr. GÜLCAN DÜRÜST SAKALLI Senior Instructor,
Nursing 3004
Sr. Instr. İNCİHAN KAHRAMAN Senior Instructor Nursing
Sr. Instr. KAMİL AKÇALI Senior Instructor Nursing
Sr. Instr. KEREM YILDIZ Senior Instructor Nursing
Sr. Instr. MELTEM ALTINIŞIK Senior Instructor Nursing SBF 219 1070
Sr. Instr. MERYEM AKGÜN Senior Instructor Nursing
Sr. Instr. NUR DEMET GÖK Senior Instructor Nursing 3005
Sr. Instr. SAMIRA ASHRAFI BAVIL Senior Instructor Nursing
Sr. Instr. SELDA BAL Senior Instructor Nursing SBF 215
Sr. Instr. SİNEM DAĞ Senior Instructor Nursing SBF 218 3002
Sr. Instr. TARIK BALCI * Senior Instructor Nursing
Specialist GÜLSEN MÜSTEYDE ALTAN DENİZER Instructor Nursing 3004
AYŞE SALK Research Assistant Nursing SBF C105 3946
DENİZ ŞENTÜRK Research Assistant Nursing SBF C105 3946
HİLAL BEGÜM ÖZDEMİR Research Assistant Nursing SBF C105 3946
İBRAHİM HALİL GÜLES Research Assistant Nursing
İNSEL İŞLEK Research Assistant Nursing SBF C105 3946
Research Assistant LİVANUR ÖCEL Research Assistant Nursing
SİNEM CAN KOÇUM Research Assistant Nursing
VİLDAN BUDAK Research Assistant Nursing SBF C105 3946
* : Indicated academic staff member delivering the course is employed at another university.

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