PhD in Business Administration


Program Description


The aim of our graduate ​program is to help you build and develop the necessary leadership, administrative, and managerial skills needed in order to be successful in the global business world. Our programs are constructed with the awareness of contemporary academic and professional knowledge as unique and dynamic programs specific to the Turkish business world.

We offer you this program specifically designed to meet your individual needs and enrich your knowledge via the participation of great business leaders, and faculty members who have specialized in their field both academically and professionally. Set out with the mission of educating leaders with global perspectives, we, at İstanbul Şehir University, are confident we are a trustworthy institution that will bring today and tomorrow's leaders to the field.


Entry Qualification

Postgraduate diploma (or higher)

GPA minimum: 3,0/4,0 or 76,66/100.

Language Requirements


TOEFL-IBT: min. 79

Other Requirements

  • Transcript
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Reference letters (at least two)
  • Detailed CV
  • Master’s Thesis (whole thesis or finished chapters)

Last updated October 2019

About the School

Summary İstanbul Şehir University, a non-profit, state recognized higher education institution established by the Foundation for Sciences and Arts (BSV) in 2008. Its founder BSV is a renowned NGO func... Read More