Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Ph. D.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    7500
    Tuition (Module)
    7500
    Tuition (Module)
  • English
    Language
The aim of the Izmir University of Economics's Ph.D. program with academicians who can conduct scientific and technological research and development activities on a universal scale in Electrical and Electronics Engineering is to educate researchers and innovative graduates who will be capable of using existing and emerging technologies to take an effective part in overcoming complex problems in development processes of new products, designs, production methodologies, and services.
  • Overview
  • Programme outline
  • Key facts
  • Admission requirements
  • Fees and funding

About

Program Outcomes
  • Accesses information in breadth and depth by conducting scientific research in Electrical and Electronics Engineering; evaluates, interprets and applies information.
  • Is well-informed about contemporary techniques and methods used in Electrical and Electronics Engineering and their limitations.
  • Uses scientific methods to complete and apply information from uncertain, limited or incomplete data; can combine and use information from different disciplines. Knows and applies the research methods in studies of the area with a high level of skill.
  • Is informed about new and upcoming applications in the field and learns them whenever necessary.
  • Defines and formulates problems related to Electrical and Electronics Engineering, develops methods to solve them and uses progressive methods in solutions. Can independently realize novel studies that bring innovation to the field, or methods, or design, or known methods.
  • Develops novel and/or original methods, designs complex systems or processes and develops progressive/alternative solutions in designs.
  • Designs and implements studies based on theory, experiments and modeling; analyses and resolves the complex problems that arise in this process. Performs critical analysis, synthesis and evaluation of new and complex ideas.
  • Can work effectively in interdisciplinary teams as well as teams of the same discipline, can lead such teams and can develop approaches for resolving complex situations; can work independently and takes responsibility.
  • Engages in written and oral communication at least in Level C1 of the European Language Portfolio Global Scale.
  • Communicates the process and the results of his/her studies in national and international venues systematically, clearly and in written or oral form.
  • Evaluates the results of scientific, technological and engineering research and development activities in terms of the social, environmental, health, safety and legal aspects. Examines social relations and norms related to the field, and develops and makes attempts to change them if necessary. Knows their project management and business applications, and is aware of their limitations in Electrical and Electronics Engineering applications.
  • Highly regards scientific and ethical values in data collection, interpretation, communication and in every professional activity. Adheres to the principles of research and publication ethics.
The aim of the Izmir University of Economics's Ph.D. program with academicians who can conduct scientific and technological research and development activities on a universal scale in Electrical and Electronics Engineering is to educate researchers and innovative graduates who will be capable of using existing and emerging technologies to take an effective part in overcoming complex problems in development processes of new products, designs, production methodologies, and services.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Study intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    240 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • Project Type Predefined
  • Educational Form Academic
  • More information Go To The Course Website

Programme Structure

Courses Included
  • Linear Systems Theory
  • Elective Course I
  • Elective Course II
  • Elective Course III
  • Stochastic Processes
  • Seminar
  • Elective Course IV
  • Elective Course V
  • Individual Studies in Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Thesis Proposal in Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Thesis
Elective courses
  • Advanced Computer Networks & Communication
  • Wireless Sensor Networks
  • Information Security
  • Applied Digital Image Processing
  • Pattern Recognition
  • Introduction to Radar Signal Processing
  • Bankalari / Wavelets and Filter Banks
  • Biomedical Signals and Instrumentations
  • Adaptive Signal Processing
  • Selected Topics in Signal Processing
  • Artificial Neural Networks for Signal Processing and Control
  • Optimal Control
  • Selected Topics in Circuits and Systems
  • Microwaves Engineering
  • RF ID systems
  • Antenna Engineering
  • Computational Electromagnetism
  • Selected Topics in Electromagnetics and Antennas
  • Analog Integrated Circuits
  • Analog VLSI Design
  • Digital VLSI Design
  • Data Converters
  • Communication Electronics
  • Communication Theory
  • Detection and Estimation Theory
  • Basics of Wireless Communications
  • Satellite Communication
  • Selected topics in wireless communications
  • Microprocessor Systems
  • Real-Time Signal Processing
  • Power System Analysis
  • Power Quality Measurement
  • Renewable Energy
  • Selected Topics in Power Systems
  • Fast Filtering Algorithms
  • Video Processing
  • Nonlinear System Analysis
  • Chaos and Fractals
  • Advanced Electromagnetic theory
  • Stochastic Processes
  • Evolutionary Algorithms
  • Nonlinear Programming
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Heuristics
  • Machine Learning
  • Mathematical Programming and Applications
  • Digital Image Processing
  • Nature Inspired Optimization
  • Artificial Neural Networks
  • Wireless Communication
  • Optimization
  • Fuzzy Optimization
  • Reliability

Academic Requirements

Turkish Nationals
  • To hold an Undergraduate or Master Degree with Thesis Diploma (Students, who enrolled in non-thesis master programs before February 06, 2013, are not required to hold “Master Degree with Thesis Diploma”.),
  • To have graduated from Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Electronic and Communication Engineering, Communication Engineering, Control Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Mechatronics Engineering, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering and any other engineering programs and hold an undergraduate degree from Physics or similar undergraduate program.
  • To graduate with a GPA of 3.00 over 4.00 or equivalent point average,
  • To achieve the necessary exam scores and type of scores for ((ALES) Academic Personnel and Graduate Program Entrance Exam, (GRE) Graduate Record Examination specified in the table below.* Ph. D. program applicants, whose native language is English, need to score at least 55 in UDS, KPDS, or YDS exams in French or German, or an equivalent score on an exam recognized by the Interuniversity Board.
Exam results are valid for three years the most.
  • To have a statement of purpose,
  • To succeed at the interview and/or evaluation,
  • To submit at least one letter of reference.
Foreign Nationals
  • To hold an Undergraduate or Master Degree with Thesis Diploma (Students, who enrolled in non-thesis master programs before February 06, 2013, are not required to hold “Master Degree with Thesis Diploma”.),
  • To graduate from undergraduate program (4 year) of Departments of Mathematics, Statistics, Chemistry, Biology, or Physics, Mathematical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Industrial Systems Engineering, Electrical Electronics Education, Economics, Logistics Management, Finance, or Financial Mathematics to apply for Applied Mathematics or Statistics master program,
  • To obtain the scores in the exams specified below, or obtain an equivalent score in the internationally recognized foreign language exams that are deemed equivalent to the exams specified below by the Higher Education Board,

* Ph. D. program applicants, whose native language is English, need to score at least 55 in UDS, KPDS, or YDS exams in French or German, or an equivalent score on an exam recognized by the Interuniversity Board.

Exam results are valid for three years the most
  • To succeed in the face-to-face or online interview
  • To submit two letters of reference.

Tuition Fee Per Module

  • USD 7500 International
  • USD 7500 National

Total cost of the programme

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