The aim of this study is to find out the problems encountered during the process of graduate education according to the viewpoints of graduate students in the Institute of Education Sciences, Gazi University and come up with solutions to those problems. The study group of the study is 87 graduate students in different disciplines of the Institute. The quantitative data are obtained by the 28-item survey. The qualitative data, on the other hand, are obtained via the interviews. According to the findings of the study, there are problems related to the issues such as the content of courses and the functionality of programs. (C) 2013 The Authors. Published by Elsevier Ltd. Selection and/or peer-review under responsibility of Academic World Education and Research Center.