Business Administration

Doctorate Degree - Instıtute Of Socıal Scıences

General Information

Business Doctoral Program is a program carried out to bring up the students who are highly specilized on the field, in order to grasp up to date developments in both private and public sectors as well as in the academic field.

Length of Programme & Number of Credits

4 Year - 240 ECTS

Feature & Definition

Business Doctoral Program aims to examine widely used techniques and processes, current developments and existing theories and research findings ocurred in the area.

Mode of Study

Full Time

Head of Department


ECTS / Course Catalog Coordinator


Erasmus Coordinator


Internship Coordinator

Orientation Staff



PhD Program in Business Administration; The aim of the course is to provide the students with the highest level of theoretical knowledge in the field of business administration. Another aim of the program is that graduates gain the ability to work as a researcher and academician in the field of business administration. The program enables graduates to gain theoretical and practical background in private and public institutions and organizations.


The overall objective of the program is to ensure that students have the highest level of theoretical knowledge in the field of business administration. In addition, students; they will also have general knowledge in business functional areas such as human resources, marketing, finance and quality management. The program is designed to enable students to have the knowledge and skills to understand and apply contemporary research methods that can be applied to solve business problems. Another aim of the program is to provide students with the ability to bring creative and change oriented solutions to business problems. Another aim of the program is to enable graduates to gain the ability to effectively communicate business issues to their students as potential instructors.

Specific Admission Requirements

In order to graduate from this program, the students are required to successfully complete all the courses with a minimum average grade point of 3.00 out of 4.00 and successfully pass the doctoral sufficiency exam and thesis defense.

Qualification Awarded

The students who have successfully accomplished this program gain the PhD degree of Business Doctoral Program.

Level of Qualification


Qualification Requirements of Graduation

In order to graduate from this program, it is necessary to meet the valid conditions in the "Çukurova Üniversitesi Lisansüstü Eğitim ve Öğretim Yönetmeliği"

Access to Further Studies

There is no transition to the upper level after graduation


There is no internship

Applied Course

There is no practice lessons

Work Placement

On-the-job training is not implemented

Double Major, Additional Major & Exchange Possibilities

The program has the possibility of exchange within Erasmus and the exchange opportunities determined by the senate.

Employment Opportunities

Graduates will have the chance to be directed towards an academic career as well as to work in private sector and public institutions or at consulting firms.