Finance, Ph.D.

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    7500
    Tuition (Year)
    7500
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
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The aim of the PhD program in Finance is to develop academicians and professionals who are capable of conducting high quality scientific research and are eligible to meet the increasing demand for qualified manager in the field. This program is offered at the Izmir University of Economics.

About

Finance as an area of expertise has extended its scope with help of developments in recent years. Besides, risk management, derivative markets, banking, insurance, behavioral finance, investment analysis and management, financial modeling, international financial markets have become academic specialization fields as sub-disciplines of finance.

The aim of the PhD program in Finance is to develop academicians and professionals who are capable of conducting high quality scientific research and are eligible to meet the increasing demand for qualified manager in the field. This program is offered at the Izmir University of Economics.

Graduates of the program are leading researchers in the field of finance who are qualified in quantitative research methods in finance and financial econometrics, can follow theoretical literature in micro and macroeconomics, contribute to current issues in national and international financial system and create scholarly solutions to increase the financial efficiency of real sector firms.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Study intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    240 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • Educational Form Academic

Programme Structure

Courses
  • Microeconomic Theory
  • Corporate Finance Theory
  • Empirical Research in Finance
  • Financial Econometrics
  • Quantitative Methods in Finance
  • Financial Modelling
  • Comprehensive Exam
  • Research Seminar in Finance
  • Applied Scientific Research

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

A-1- TURKISH NATIONALS:

  • To hold an Undergraduate or Master Degree with Thesis Diploma (Students, who enrolled to non-thesis master programs before February 06, 2013, are not required to hold “Master Degree with Thesis Diploma”.)
  • 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, (GMAT) Graduate Management Aptitude Test
  • To obtain the scores in the exams specified below, or obtain an equivalent score in the internationally recognized foreign language exams
  • To have a statement of purpose,
  • To prepare a proposal explaining the reasons for applying for Ph.D. degree,
  • To succeed at the interview and/or evaluation,
  • To submit at least one letter of reference.

A-2- FOREIGN NATIONALS:

  • To hold an Undergraduate or Master Degree with Thesis Diploma (Students, who enrolled to non-thesis master programs before February 06, 2013, are not required to hold “Master Degree with Thesis Diploma”.),
  • To obtain the scores in the exams specified below, or obtain an equivalent score in the internationally recognized foreign language exams
  • To succeed at the face-to-face or online interview,
  • To submit two letters of reference.

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • USD 7500 International
  • USD 7500 National

Total cost of the programme

Funding

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