Purpose of the Banking and Insurance Distance Education Program (BAS) is; growing staff that have been equipped with the occupational knowledge and skills, that have legal and technical knowledge on banking and insurance and can carry on the banking and insurance services to the companies and offices that have activity at the banking and insurance sector. Our graduates, can work at the finance and banking sector as staff, can open insurance companies or can work at the SME insurance companies.

At the distance education program that will be designed and applied in scope of blended education model, education activities will be performed based on the printed lesson books, e – books, online lessons, electronic forum, chat and face to face interaction media that have been prepared according to the distance education principles; at the necessary situations, these will be supported with live lessons on video conference and web TV. 70 students will be placed by OSYM to the distance education programs that will be performed at the computer environment. At the programs that will be applied according to the semester basis together with lesson selection system, success of the students will be determined with the exams of face to face sessions and students that have completed successfully to all lessons will graduate and get Vocational High School Associate Degree diploma.

This distance education program, serving the higher education opportunities under distance education media without continuing to the lessons to the occupational staff that have been working at the banking and insurance sectors according to the legal regulations that have been performed especially EU conformity period. Besides, the distance education programs, conforming to the “Forming distance education environments with interaction by performing national and international cooperation” vision of Ankara University Strategic Plan 2008 – 2012 and can realize its target of “besides to the diploma programs in formal and mass education types, forming an interface between public – university together with continuous and distance education, increasing its relationship with all its stakeholders that it is in relation in the most efficient and most effective level; providing the development of the employees at their works and increasing the satisfaction at the workplace”.