Occupational Health and Safety (Interdisciplinary)

Doctorate Degree - Instıtute Of Natural And Applıed Scıences

General Information

In this program, students who have completed master's degree in occupational health and safety are required to conduct in-depth research by presenting scientific approaches, hypotheses, and various statistical evaluation approaches, as well as the problems / problems identified in the field of occupational health and safety.

Length of Programme & Number of Credits

4 Year - 240 ECTS

Feature & Definition

Those who have received a master's degree in occupational health and safety in this program aim to prevent occupational accidents in workplaces by conducting in-depth research in methods, strategies and tactics that increase employee health and safety. In order to complete the Ph.D. program in this program, a total of 60 ECTS courses are taken. Students who complete their courses attend the proficiency exam, after completing their theses by completing the dissertation program, the students who pass the Proficiency exam will be graduated. The program is completed at the earliest 8 semesters

Mode of Study

Full Time

Head of Department

ECTS / Course Catalog Coordinator

Erasmus Coordinator

Internship Coordinator

Orientation Staff


In the field of occupational health and safety; To gain the ability to innovate science by conducting independent research, to examine scientific events with a broad and deep perspective, to make comments, to analyze and to determine the necessary steps to reach new syntheses.


To teach the legal regulations on occupational health and safety, to develop new methods for reducing occupational accidents in the workplace, to provide students with the ability to make risk assessments to cover the most dangerous areas in the field of occupational health and safety. To provide data evaluation with statistical approaches in occupational health and safety.

Specific Admission Requirements

In this program, students can continue their education in doctoral programs as a result of ALES, Graduation Grade Point Average, Master Graduation Grade Point Average, Foreign Language Score and written and interview exam within the framework of Çukurova University Graduate Education and Training Regulation.

Qualification Awarded

The graduates of this program take the PhD degree within the framework of the directives of the Institute of Science and Technology of Çukurova University.

Level of Qualification


Qualification Requirements of Graduation

Access to Further Studies



This program does not include internships.

Applied Course

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Work Placement

According to the thesis selected during this thesis, work-based learning style is realized.

Double Major, Additional Major & Exchange Possibilities

In this program there is no double / lateral / common major.

Employment Opportunities

Graduates of this program can work primarily as an academic staff at universities, and as a specialist in the Ministry of Labor and Social Security, they can work as occupational safety specialists in their workplaces.