Izmir University of Economics

Fact sheet

Title of degree awarded

Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy)

Full-time duration (years)

4

Field(s) of degree awarded

Design studies

Subject specialities

Design theory and history
Design education and research
Environmental and behavioral studies
Design management
Materials
Material science and design
Ergonomics
Anthropometry and design
Biodesign
Biomimetics and biophilic design
Digital humanities
Design linguistics
Semantics and semiotics
Sustainability and ecological design
Creative industries
Housing studies
Place making
Design and technology
Product service system design (PSS)
Nautical design
Transportation design
Visionary and tuturistic design studies
Forecasting
Foresight and design
Culinary arts
Gastronomy and design

Educational model

Taught courses then examination followed by thesis research

Examination format

Thesis + oral examination

Credit-bearing training

Over 30 but below 120 ECTS

Proposer of topic

Proposed by applicant

Track record in practice-based research

Yes

Requirement for journal publication

Yes

Distance learning

Yes

Teaching

Optional

Language of instruction

English

Language of thesis

English

Collaboration opportunities

Erasmus+

List of thesis or project supervisors

lisansustu.ieu.edu.tr/en/ucretler

Tuition fee

lisansustu.ieu.edu.tr/en/ucretler

Scholarship opportunities

www.ieu.edu.tr/aday/tr/burslar.php

Entry requirements

lisansustu.ieu.edu.tr/en/doktora-basvuru-kosullari

English language requirements

lisansustu.ieu.edu.tr/en/doktora-basvuru-kosullari

Institution details

Izmir University of Economics
Izmir
Turkey
Department of Industrial Design ent.ieu.edu.tr/en
Emre Ergül