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Third Cycle Programmes (Doctorate Degree)

Graduate School of Social Sciences - Business Administration - Business Administration - Third Cycle Programme



General Description
History
Business Administration Ph.D.Program, is provided in affiliation with Ege University Institute of Social Sciences, Department of Business
Qualification Awarded
Ph.D degree
Level of Qualification
Third Cycle
Specific Admission Requirements
The acceptance procedure is explained in detail in Ege University Regulations for Graduate Education (http://oidb.ege.edu.tr/egeoidbalt.asp?xon=192&alt=207).
Specific Arrangements For Recognition Of Prior Learning (Formal, Non-Formal and Informal)
The terms about general arrangements for recognition of prior learning is explained under the title of “General Arrangements for Recognition of Prior Learning” in Ege University Information Package (http://ebys.ege.edu.tr/ogrenci/ebp/general-arrangements.htm). Besides the rules are given in Ege University Regulations for Graduate Education (http://oidb.ege.edu.tr/egeoidbalt.asp?xon=192&alt=207).
Qualification Requirements and Regulations
The purpose of the Ph.D. program is to provide the student with the required competences to make independent research, to interpret the scientific incidents by investigating them with a wide and deep point of view and reaching new synthesis. Ph.D. program; a) is composed of 300 ECTS with 14 courses at least, of which is not less than 42 local credits, expertise field course, proficiency examination and thesis for the students who are accepted as having undergraduate degree. b) is composed of 240 ECTS with 7 courses at least, of which is not less than 21 local credits, expertise field course, proficiency examination and thesis for the students who are accepted as having graduate degree. The courses can be chosen among the courses that are being given in other higer education institutions, with the deparment council’s suggestion and the approval of the institute board. Student can take at most three courses from the other higher education instution. Undergraduate courses does not count fort he course load and Ph.D. credit. Terms for proficiency for graduation comprises of completing all the courses successfully having 2.50 GPA (Grade Point Average) over 4.00 and completing the thesis successfully.
Profile of The Programme
Purpose of the program is to help students to improve themselves in business field, and develop a flexible mindset as academicians in universities.
Occupational Profiles of Graduates With Examples
Our graduates can be employed both in public and private sector at different positions. Besides they can take the opportunity of developing their career in academic arena.
Access to Further Studies
Ph. D. program is the highest degree; graduates can apply for academic positions in local or foreign universities in the same or similar fields; or for expert positions in the research centers in public instutions.
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading
The measurement and evaluation of a course is made based on mid-term exam, other within semester course educational activities if any, final exam and make-up exam if it exists. The contribution percentage of within semester educational activities and final examination to final grade is determined by the instructor prior to the registration week and announced to the students in the first week of the semester. The contribution percentage of within semester activities is supposed to be between 40%-70 and contribution percentage of final and make-up exams are supposed to be between 60%-30.
Graduation Requirements
Graduation requirements are explained in the section “Qualification Requirements and Regulations” .
Mode of Study (Full-Time, Part-Time, E-Learning )
Full-Time
Address, Programme Director or Equivalent
Head of the Program: Prof. Dr. G. Nazan GÜNAY ECTS/DS Coordinator: Prof. Dr. G. Nazan GÜNAY and Asst. Prof. Dr. Elif ÜSTÜNDAĞLI ERTEN Contact Information: Ege University, Faculty of Economics & Administrative Sciences, Ege University Campus, 35100 Bornova - IZMIR
Facilities
Department students can take part in all of the social, cultural, sports facilities and club activities that are provided by Ege University Rectorate. Information about these facilities are given in detail under the title of General Information for Students in Ege Information Package (http://ebys.ege.edu.tr/ogrenci/ebp/info-students.htm). Besides, in our department there are various clubs which are related with sub-divisions of Business Administration. Students can take a part in the activities of these clubs in the light of their area of interest. By means of symposiums and congresses in various topics, spekaers that are invited to our faculty, and internships; students have the chance of chasing the developments in practice as well as in theory. Furthermore students have also the chance to be members of faculty teams in sports branches like football, basketball, volleyball etc.

Key Learning Outcomes
1To be able to use advanced theoretical and practical knowledge gained in the basic fields of business administration (Operations and Production Management, Marketing, Accounting, Finance, Management-Organization).
2To be able to develop mastery in research methodology and skills in the field of business (Operations and Production Management, Marketing, Accounting, Finance, Management-Organization).
3To be able to design, implement, and lead the research process and interpret data by employing a scientific perspective.
4To make scientific contributions by means of conducting a study or improving an existing one that can be considered as remarkable among peers or to conduct an original research that can extend the frontiers of science
5To have competency in critical analysis, assessment and synthesize new and complicated ideas.
6To develop competency in communication of the acquired knowledge in the field of business with the peers, broader scientific communities and the society.
7To be able to interpret and publicize technological, social and cultural changes and developments in the context of information society.
8To be able to interpret the theoretical discussions
9To define the regional and global subjects/problems, and to be able to develop solution proposals based on research and evidence.
10To be able to define the differences and relationships between classical and contemporary theories of business (Operations and Production Management, Marketing, Accounting, Finance, Management-Organization) strategies, and assess them
11To acquire social, scientific and ethical values
12To put innovation and innovative working principles into practice

Key Programme Learning Outcomes - NQF for HE in Turkey
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COMPETENCES (Competence to Work Independently and Take Responsibility)1
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COMPETENCES (Learning Competence)1
COMPETENCES (Communication and Social Competence)1
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COMPETENCES (Field Specific Competence)1
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Course Structure Diagram with Credits
T : Theoretical P: Practice L : Laboratory
1. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 İŞLT.DOK.SDG1(2016) Elective - - - 20
2 9204046022015 Advanced Fınancial Management Compulsory 3 0 0 5
3 9204046012016 Contemporary Organization Theory Compulsory 3 0 0 3
4 9204046052016 Marketing Theory Compulsory 3 0 0 3
5 9204046072017 Production Operations Strategies Compulsory 3 0 0 3
Total 12 0 0 34
 
2. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 İŞLT.DOK.SDG2(2016) Elective - - - 10
2 9204055962016 Scientific Research Methods and Ethics Compulsory 3 0 0 6
3 DRSEM690 Seminar Compulsory 0 0 0 6
Total 3 0 0 22
 
3. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 SOSDRYET790 Proficiency in PhD Compulsory 0 0 0 25
2 DRUAD691 Specialization Field Compulsory 0 0 0 5
Total 0 0 0 30
 
4. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 DRUAD691 Specialization Field Compulsory 0 0 0 5
2 SOSDRTEZONE Thesis Proposal Compulsory 0 0 0 25
Total 0 0 0 30
 
5. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 DRUAD691 Specialization Field Compulsory 0 0 0 5
2 DRTEZ692 Thesis Study Compulsory 0 0 0 25
Total 0 0 0 30
 
6. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 DRUAD691 Specialization Field Compulsory 0 0 0 5
2 DRTEZ692 Thesis Study Compulsory 0 0 0 25
Total 0 0 0 30
 
7. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 DRUAD691 Specialization Field Compulsory 0 0 0 5
2 DRTEZ692 Thesis Study Compulsory 0 0 0 25
Total 0 0 0 30
 
8. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 DRUAD691 Specialization Field Compulsory 0 0 0 5
2 DRTEZ692 Thesis Study Compulsory 0 0 0 25
Total 0 0 0 30
 
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 9201015012016 Philosophy of Science Elective 3 0 0 8
2 9201015022016 Multi-Cultural Leadership and Management Elective 3 0 0 8
3 9204045112010 Services Marketing Elective 3 0 0 8
4 9204045112012 Logistics and Supply Chain Management Elective 3 0 0 8
5 9204046112016 Current Subjects In Marketing Elective 3 0 0 8
6 9204046292016 Financial Instutitons and Marketies Elective 3 0 0 8
7 9204046312017 Technology and Innovation Management in Marketing Elective 3 0 0 8
8 9204046332017 Sales Management Elective 3 0 0 8
9 9204046352017 Advanced Cost Accounting Elective 3 0 0 8
10 9204046372017 Diversity Management in Organizations Elective 3 0 0 8
11 9204046392017 Changes in Management Roles: Leadership, Coaching and Mentoring Elective 3 0 0 8
12 9204046412017 Modelling and Optimization Elective 3 0 0 8
13 9204046432017 Business Law Elective 3 0 0 8
14 9204046452018 Organizational Communication Elective 3 0 0 8
15 9204046472018 Qualitative Research Methods in Organizational Studies Elective 3 0 0 8
16 9204055452017 Industrial Marketing Elective 3 0 0 8
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 9201015092016 Advanced Managerial Accounting Elective 3 0 0 6
2 9204015522017 Advertising Elective 3 0 0 6
3 9204015562017 Critical Approaches in Marketing Elective 3 0 0 6
4 9204045102012 Production Planning and Control Elective 3 0 0 6
5 9204046032016 Modern Approaches In Production/Operations Management Elective 3 0 0 6
6 9204046082019 Organizational and Managerial Behavior Approaches Elective 3 0 0 0
7 9204046122016 Management Information Systems And Business Applications Elective 3 0 0 6
8 9204046142019 Advance Readings in Management and Organizational Studies Elective 3 0 0 0
9 9204046302016 Capital Markets Analysis Elective 3 0 0 6
10 9204046322017 Consumer Behavior and Consumer Culture Theory Elective 3 0 0 6
11 9204046342016 Global Marketing Elective 3 0 0 6
12 9204046362014 Strategic Brand Management Elective 3 0 0 6
13 9204046382017 Retailing Marketing Management Elective 3 0 0 6
14 9204046492018 Institutional Image Management Elective 3 0 0 6
15 9204046522017 Budgeting in Businesses Elective 3 0 0 6
16 9204046542017 Organization Psychology Elective 3 0 0 6
17 9204046562017 Competition Politics and Law Elective 3 0 0 6
18 9204046582017 Strategic Innovation Management Elective 3 0 0 6
19 9204046602019 Advanced Reading in Marketing Elective 3 0 0 0
20 9204046622019 Advanced Marketing Research and Analysis Elective 3 0 0 0
21 9204075132015 Behavioral Sciences Elective 3 0 0 6
22 9204105242017 International Markets, Organizations and Gender Inequality Elective 3 0 0 6
23 9204105282017 Global Social Movements and Organizations Elective 3 0 0 6
24 EBB6832017 Planning and Assesment in Education Elective 3 2 0 6
25 EBB6852017 Development and Learning Elective 3 0 0 4
 
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