Political Science and International Relations, Ph.D.

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    7500
    Tuition (Module)
    7500
    Tuition (Module)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
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Political Science and International Relations PhD Program, which will have its first students for the Academic Year 2015-16, aims to provide the PhD candidates of Izmir University of Economics with a comprehensive scientific capability enabling them to theoretically, analytically and critically assess the political and social transformations that take place in the global system.

About

Turkey’s domestic and foreign politics as well as the political issues and developments in the region surrounding Turkey. The program offers the PhD candidates the main courses of Current Issues in International Relations, Comparative Politics, Turkish Political Life, Political Theory and Research Methods as well as a wide variety of 30 elective courses under five different “fields of specialization”: “International Relations”, “Comparative Politics”, “Turkish Politics”, “European Politics” and “Political Theory”.

The PhD program is designed to provide the students with the necessary theoretical and conceptual knowledge and capability in the first four academic semesters and later to enable the successful Phd candidates to write and to defend their dissertations in diverse fields of the program and under the supervision of expert faculty staff.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date Application deadline and start date were not specified by the programme.
  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Duration 48 months
  • Credits
    240 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

  • International Security
  • Ethics and International Relations
  • International Political Economy
  • Foreign Policy Analysis
  • Foreign Policy Literature in Turkey
  • New Approaches and Concepts in International Relations
  • Energy Geopolitics and Policies
  • Social Movements
  • Public Opinion and Electoral Behavior
  • Nationalism and Citizenship
  • State
  • Regional Studies
  • New Approaches and Concepts in Comparative Politics
  • Current Issues in Turkish Politics
  • Turkish Political Thought
  • Political Economy of Turkey
  • Governance in the EU
  • Political Economy of European Integration
  • Foreign Relations of the EU
  • Theories of European Integration
  • From National to the Supranational Governance in the EU
  • The Legitimacy of EU Governance
  • New Perspectives and Concepts in European Studies
  • European Diplomatic and Military History
  • Controversies in Political Philosophy: Freedom, Citizenship and Democracy
  • Modernity and Its Critics
  • Critical Theory from Kant to Habermas
  • Liberalism and Its Critics
  • Political Thought and Literature

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

The PhD program is designed to provide the students with the necessary theoretical and conceptual knowledge and capability in the first four academic semesters and later to enable the successful Phd candidates to write and to defend their dissertations in diverse fields of the program and under the supervision of expert faculty staff.

Tuition Fee Per Module

  • USD 7500 International
  • USD 7500 National

Funding

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