Doktora Yeterlik Sınavları
Ph.D. Comprehensive Exams
The comprehensive exam consists of written and oral examinations in one major and two minor fields, defined in consultation with the student’s advisor. Students choose three topics and cover each of these within a region and a period as indicated below.
(e.g. Early modern Ottoman cultural history; Medieval European economic history, etc.).
For the major and each of the minor fields the thesis advisor may further specify and qualify the particular topic/region/period (e.g. Early Modern Global History (Global 17th century crisis)).
At least one of the minor fields should be from other regions or periods than that of the major field.
Ottoman empire, Europe, Iran and Central Asia, Near/Middle East, Byzantium, Modern Turkey, Mediterranean, Aegean, Asia, Japan, China
Ancient / Medieval / Early modern / Modern
Archaeology and ancient history
Historiography, theory and methodology
History of art, architecture, and visual culture
Social and economic history