About 2021-2022 Fall Semester Ph.D. Qualifying Exam Schedule

Oct 26, 2021, 10:04 AM by Mustafa Gür

Dear PhD Students,

Students who wish to apply for the PhD qualifying exam to be held in the fall semester of the 2021-2022 academic year are required to fill in the application form below on the computer between 25 October-05 November 2021 and apply to the Graduate Education Institute. 

Doctoral Qualifying Exams will be held in December 2021 on a date to be determined by the relevant Department Heads.

How the exams will be conducted will be announced later on.


  1. Students who have completed their courses and seminars, have a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.00 and have fulfilled their Foreign Language Proficiency may apply for the doctoral proficiency exam.
  2. Students who are accepted with a master's degree have to take the doctoral qualifying exam by the end of the fifth semester at the latest, following the relevant regulations.
  3. In order for students to take the Doctoral Proficiency Exam, they must have a thesis advisor and choose the "PhD Proficiency Exam" section from the address https://derskayit.izu.edu.tr/Login
  4. Students who have not applied for the Doctoral Proficiency Exam in the spring semester of the 2020-2021 academic year or failed the exam must re-apply on the specified dates. Students who do not apply will be deemed unsuccessful and will disenroll from the University.
  5. Click here for the post-exam processes of students who have passed the doctoral qualifying exam.

You can download the Ph.D. Qualifying Exam Application form from the link below.