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Third Cycle Programmes (Doctorate Degree)

Graduate School of Social Sciences - Economics - Economics - Third Cycle Programme



General Description
History
The Ph.D. program in Economics is presented as a sub-branch of the Graduate School of Social Sciences Economics Department.
Qualification Awarded
The graduates who have successfully fulfilled all program requirements are awarded the title “The Doctorate's Degree in Economics”.
Level of Qualification
Third Cycle
Specific Admission Requirements
The admission procedure is described in detail in the Ege University Graduate Education Regulation (http://oidb.ege.edu.tr/egeoidbalt.asp?xon=192&alt=207).
Specific Arrangements For Recognition Of Prior Learning (Formal, Non-Formal and Informal)
The rules for recognition of formal prior learning are defined as a subtitle “Rules for Recognition of Prior Learning” in the Ege Information Package. Besides, the rules are indicated in the Ege University Graduate Education Regulation (http://oidb.ege.edu.tr/egeoidbalt.asp?xon=192&alt=207).
Qualification Requirements and Regulations
The objective of the Ph.D. program in Economics is to rise students with required abilities to do independent search, to make comments on scientific events by widely and deeply examining widely and thus to reach new synthesis. The Ph.D. program; a) For the students holding a Bachelor’s Degree; consists of a minimum of fourteen courses, with a minimum of 42 national credits, a qualifying examination, a dissertation proposal, and a dissertation. The total ECTS credit of the program is 300 ECTS. b) For the students holding a Master’s Degree consists of a minimum of seven courses, with a minimum of 21 national credits, a qualifying examination, a dissertation proposal, and a dissertation. The total ECTS credit of the program is 240 ECTS. A student may take courses that are offered in other higher education institutions with the proposal of the board of department and after the approval of the board of directors of the graduate school. A student may have maximum of three courses in other higher education institutions to be counted from the minimum course load. The courses taken from the license degree cannot be counted as a course load or credit. The condition for the graduation is to Successfully complete all of the courses in the program and have at least 2.50 weighted GPA of 4.00.
Profile of The Programme
The objective of the Ph.D. in Economics is to raise qualified graduates in economics, besides to render them as academics endowed with a flexible mindset to ease their orientation to the global competition conditions.
Occupational Profiles of Graduates With Examples
PhD. graduates may be employed as economists in business, in the government or international organizations. They may also furher studies in academic careers.
Access to Further Studies
Graduates who successfully completed doctorate degree may apply to both in the same or related disciplines in higher education institutions at home or abroad to get a position in academic staff or to governmental R&D centers to get expert position.
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading
The evaluation and assessment of a course as based on a midterm and a final besides other academic activities carried during the semester and make-up examinations if exist. The instructor determines the percentage contribution to the raw achievement scores of the activities carried during the semester and final exam score prior to registration and announce to the students in the first week of the course. Contribution of all semester activities including the mid-term exams are obliged to be between 40-70% while the contribution of the final exam to be between 60-30%. For Ege University Graduate Education Regulation please click http://oidb.ege.edu.tr/demo/pd/yonetmenlik/lisansustu.pdf
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
Program Chair: Prof. Dr. A. Özlem ÖNDER ECTS / DS Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Ayten Ayşen KAYA Contact Address: Ege University Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences Ege University Campus, Postal Code:35100 Bornova IZMIR
Facilities
The students may take part in all social, cultural, sport and club activities offered by the Ege University Rectorate. Details on these opportunities can be found in the subtitle “General Information” (http://ebys.ege.edu.tr/ogrenci/ebp/tr/bilgi-ogrenciler.htm) of the Ege Information Package. By means of symposiums and congresses, speakers that are invited to our faculty and students have the opportunity to enhance their knowledge on the recent developments, both political and theoretical, in the field of economics.

Key Learning Outcomes
1Compare, arrive at syntheses and reformulate economic concepts, theories and methods
2Question and redefine the roles of economic agents within the economy (for example the state, the firm, household etc.)
3Think up political suggestions concerning economic problems
4Formulate economic problems by using advanced mathematical, statistical and econometric analytical tools
5Apply methods and analytical tools borrowed from other disciplinary areas in order to resolve economic problems
6Evaluate and offer insights on data concerning national and international economics
7Analyse, question and interpret national and international economic and social events.
8Arrive at a synthesis by analysing economic and social events within a historical perspective
9Reformulate and make new syntheses about problems concerning economic growth and development
10Prepare a thesis on an economic subject matter
11Make advanced calculations, construct oral and written communications, solve problems, use new technologies of information and develop new methods
12Conduct intra and interdisciplinary academic research
13Produce works at a standard that would enhance and contribute to existing literature
14Possess awareness of professional and ethical responsibility

Key Programme Learning Outcomes - NQF for HE in Turkey
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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 9204035532003 Advanced Microeconomic Analysis I Compulsory 3 0 0 6
2 9204035472006 Econometric Methods I Compulsory 3 0 0 6
3 İK-İKTİSAT-YL-SDG1 ELECTIVE COURSES 1 Elective - - - 18
Total 6 0 0 30
 
2. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 9204035622003 Advanced Macroeconomic Analysis II Compulsory 3 0 0 8
2 9204035702006 Econometric Methods Compulsory 3 0 0 8
3 İKT-YL-SDG2 ELECTIVE COURSES 2 Elective - - - 14
Total 6 0 0 30
 
3. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 9204036412010 Advanced Econometric Analysis Compulsory 3 0 0 9
2 İKT-DOK-SDG1 ELECTIVE COURSES 1 Elective - - - 21
Total 3 0 0 30
 
4. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 İKT-DOK-SDG2 ELECTIVE COURSES 2 Elective - - - 21
2 9204036542006 Time Series Analysis Compulsory 3 0 0 9
Total 3 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
 
ELECTIVE COURSES 1
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 9204035492006 Globalization and Regional Economics Elective 3 0 0 6
2 9204035592006 Applied General Equilibrium Elective 3 0 0 6
3 9204035612006 Growth Theories Elective 3 0 0 6
4 9204035652015 İktisatçılar İçin Matematik Elective 3 0 0 6
5 9204035832014 Comparative Advanced Macroeconomic Analysis Elective 3 0 0 6
6 9204035852014 Osmanlı İktisat Tarihi Araştırmaları için Paleografya Elective 3 0 0 6
7 9204035902015 Advanced Macro Economics Elective 3 0 0 6
8 9204036682013 Economics of Banking Elective 3 0 0 6
9 9204038152005 International Economic Theory Elective 3 0 0 6
10 9204038192005 Interindustrial Economics Elective 3 0 0 6
11 9204038312006 Theoretical Economy Policy Elective 3 0 0 6
12 9204038352006 Public Economics: Microeconomic Applications Elective 3 0 0 6
13 9204095692013 Network Economics and Information Technologies Elective 3 0 0 6
14 9204097072012 Financial Markets Elective 3 0 0 6
15 9204097132012 Economic History Elective 3 0 0 6
16 9204097412012 Contemporary Economic Approaches Elective 3 0 0 6
ELECTIVE COURSES 2
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 9204035222003 Economic History of Turkey Elective 3 0 0 6
2 9204035402003 Economic Applications of Game Theory Elective 3 0 0 6
3 9204035422003 International Economic Policy Elective 3 0 0 6
4 9204035502003 Environmental Economics Elective 3 0 0 6
5 9204035642006 Welfare Economics and Public Choice Elective 3 0 0 6
6 9204035662006 Industrial Economics Elective 3 0 0 6
7 9204035672010 Financial Risk Analysis Elective 3 0 0 6
8 9204035682006 Development Theories Elective 3 0 0 6
9 9204035722010 Derivative Market Elective 3 0 0 6
10 9204035742010 Global Financial System Elective 3 0 0 6
11 9204035762010 Competition Theory and Regulation Elective 3 0 0 6
12 9204035782013 History Of Economic Thought Elective 3 0 0 6
13 9204035802013 Energy Economics Elective 3 0 0 6
14 9204035822013 Finance Mathematics Elective 3 0 0 6
15 9204035842014 Contemporary Development Paradigms: Theories, Policies and Debates Elective 3 0 0 6
16 9204035862014 Monetary Economics Elective 3 0 0 6
17 9204035882014 Advanced Comparative Macroeconomics Elective 3 0 0 6
ELECTIVE COURSES 1
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 9204036072005 International Economic Analysis Elective 3 0 0 7
2 9204036092005 Regional Economic Analysis Elective 3 0 0 7
3 9204036132005 Economic Integration Elective 3 0 0 7
4 9204036152005 Monetary Economics Elective 3 0 0 7
5 9204036172005 Workforce Economics Elective 3 0 0 7
6 9204036192005 Innovation Economics Elective 3 0 0 7
7 9204036212005 New Perspectives in Economics History Elective 3 0 0 7
8 9204036252005 Method Discussions on Economic Elective 3 0 0 7
9 9204036352005 Political Economy of Globalization Elective 3 0 0 7
10 9204036372005 Income, Distribution and Growth Theories Elective 3 0 0 7
11 9204036372013 European Economic History Elective 3 0 0 7
12 9204036392006 Micro Econometrics Elective 3 0 0 7
13 9204036392013 International Monetary Economics Elective 3 0 0 7
14 9204036432010 General Equilibrium Models Elective 3 0 0 7
15 9204036482005 Financial Economics Elective 3 0 0 7
16 9204036632007 Advanced Public Economy Elective 3 0 0 7
17 9204065112004 Financial Analysis Methods Elective 3 0 0 7
ELECTIVE COURSES 2
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 9204036162005 EU - Turkey Integration Elective 3 0 0 7
2 9204036202005 Innovation Policy Elective 3 0 0 6
3 9204036222005 Knowledge Economics Elective 3 0 0 7
4 9204036282005 Analysis of Economic Efficiency and Productivity Elective 3 0 0 7
5 9204036342005 International Trade and Industrialization Elective 3 0 0 7
6 9204036382005 Financial Econometrics Elective 3 0 0 7
7 9204036392013 International Monetary Economics Elective 3 0 0 7
8 9204036402005 Defense Economics Elective 3 0 0 7
9 9204036422005 Agricultural Finance Elective 3 0 0 7
10 9204036442005 Natural Resources and Environment Economy Elective 3 0 0 7
11 9204036462005 Urban Economics Elective 3 0 0 7
12 9204036502005 Stabilization Policies Elective 3 0 0 7
13 9204036522005 Quantative Economic Analysis Elective 3 0 0 7
14 9204036562010 Macroeconometrics Elective 2 0 2 7
15 9204036582006 EU Economy Elective 3 0 0 7
16 9204036622006 International Monetary Economy Elective 3 0 0 7
17 9204036642009 Creative Industries and Creative Economy Elective 3 0 0 7
18 9204036662010 Development Macroeconomics Elective 3 0 0 7
19 9204036682013 Economics of Banking Elective 3 0 0 7
20 9204036702013 Ottoman Economic History Elective 3 0 0 7
21 9204036762014 Ecology, Green Economy and Development Elective 3 0 0 7
22 9204036782014 The State and The Economy: Main Stream vs Critical Approaches Elective 3 0 0 7
23 9204065182013 Foreign Trade Operations and Finance Elective 3 0 0 7
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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