Institute of Graduate Education

PhD in Business Administration

About Us

The language of education of Istinye University Business Administration Doctorate Program is Turkish, and the program includes a wide range of courses and sub-fields in the value chain of business management. The program accepts students aiming for an academic career and candidates working professionally. This understanding invites candidates from different disciplines to the doctoral program. 


The program offers a teaching method with practical course content that can transfer academic knowledge to professional life. It involves the integration and synthesis of information from subfields of business management. In addition to the compulsory courses offered to provide the methods and skills that will be the basis for the research they will conduct during the thesis phase, and in the future, our candidates can expand their institutional and academic expertise with elective courses related to the field they are interested in. 


At the end of the training, the student who meets the conditions specified in the Istinye University Postgraduate Education and Training Regulation and completes the credit courses and thesis phase is awarded a Ph.D. in Business Management.