|Study location||Turkey, Izmir|
|Nominal duration||4 years (240 ECTS)|
|Awards||PhD (PhD in Industrial Engineering (English))|
|Application fee||$50 one-time|
Postgraduate diploma (or higher)
To be a graduate of Industrial Engineering, Industrial Systems Engineering or a similar MSc degree program (with thesis)
Masters degree with thesis and/or Bachelor Degree in Industrial Engineering, Industrial System Engineering or similar departments or a related field
Students must obtain one of the following exams:
GRE (New): Min. 153
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Turkish.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
TOEFL IBT:90 or its equivalent
At least 1 reference(s) must be provided.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
Average of Evaluation Criteria:
With the recent technological developments, environmental awareness and humanitarian goals, we witness considerable efforts for improvement in manufacturing and service systems. We may categorize some of these efforts as follows:
Efficiency, Cost reduction, Lean production and business, Speed, Quality, Safety and security, Sustainability and resilience
These efforts span all sectors such as: health, energy, logistics, agriculture, defense, manufacturing, hospitality, entertainment.
In the Industrial Engineering Department of Yaşar University, we are committed to train and educate the human resources with the qualifications required by the above sectors.
Particularly at the graduate level, we aim to provide an education for those who will be working at global teaching and research institutions such as universities, R&D departments of organizations, national and international science foundations, etc. We promote interdisciplinary work and education with our flexible curriculum and strong academic staff.
As part of the programs administered within Yaşar University Graduate School of Social Sciences and of Natural and Applied Sciences: Students that are admitted will be granted full scholarship.
The first year of the PhD programme consists of coursework, followed by one year of preparation for the Doctorate Proficiency Examination. After passing the examination successfully, students will begin to write their dissertations, for a total research period of two years.
Typical employment of PhD graduates is in academic institutions as research or teaching staff. However, R&D departments of public and private organizations as well as companies have been started to employ PhD graduates with in the last decade. Especially PhD graduates of Industrial Engineering programmes take part in innovation and research projects related to efficiency improvement, business design, process design, supply chain management, manufacturing systems management, data analytics and decision support systems.