PhD Program

The PhD program in Political Science at Bilkent University is hosted at a department jointly listed among the world’s top 101-150 in its field, according to the 2014 QS World University Rankings. It supports cutting-edge research across disciplines and methodological traditions, and focuses on four subfields: Turkish politics, comparative politics, political theory, social & cultural studies. Based in Ankara and benefiting from all the resources available in Turkey’s capital city, this program provides the world’s leading research base for the study of the government and politics of Turkey. Its high success rate of alumni placement in prominent academic and administrative posts in Turkey and abroad strongly attests to the program’s merits.

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