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PhD in Political Science at Bilkent University

POLS Ph. D. Applications Deadline : 22 May 2015
Interviews : 8-9 June 2015
You may view the PHD program poster here
POLS Ph. D. Applications at here

PhD Candidate Efe Savas Awarded Best Graduate Student Paper

Efe Savas was awarded the first annual prize for the best graduate student paper presented at the Turkish International Political Economy Society Conference 2014 for his paper titled "Partisanship In Institutional Change: A Case Study Of Pension Reforms in the United Kingdom, 1980 - 2010."​ (

Bilkent Distinguished Teaching Awards - 2014, Asst. Prof. Berrak Burçak

I am extremely honored to have received a 2014 Bilkent Distinguished Teacher Award and I would like to thank everyone who made this award possible. Bilkent University has always been central to my life; whether as a student many years ago or now as a teacher. It is always a great pleasure and a privilege to be a part of the Bilkent community, which I believe has played an important role in the shaping of who I am today.
I have been blessed with excellent mentors, such as Prof. Halil İn...Read More

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