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Work (Industrial) and Organizational Psychology Ph.D. on B.S. (Integrated PhD)


Application Requirements


Graduate Exam: ALES (EA 80) or GRE score*

Undergraduate CGPA: 3.00/4.00 (or equivalent*)

English Proficiency Exam: METU IYS (80)

Letter of Intention: A letter of intention in English no more than 1000 words.

* YÖK retulations 20.04.2016


After the initial evaluation successful applicants will be invited for an interview.


The evaluation criteria are as follows:

50% ALES or GRE

30% GPA

20% Interview


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Requirement of the Program


Course Schedule

Students need to successfully complete 8 required courses (two of which are Non-credit) and 10 courses with elective course status. PSY699 and PSY900 are non-credit courses. PSY500 and PSY510 are worth 4 credits. All other courses are worth 3 credits. When deemed necessary by the advisor or upon the request of the student, students can take extra courses from Work and Organizational Psychology (WOP), other psychology subareas or related disciplines.


Required Courses

PSY500 Advanced Statistics for Psychology I (3-2)4
PSY510 Advanced Statistics for Psychology II (3-2)4
PSY620 * Research Methods in Industrial and Organizational Psychology (3-0)3
PSY671 Supervised Research in Psychology I (3-0)3
PSY672 Supervised Research in Psychology II (3-0)3
PSY699 Ph.D. Dissertation (Non-credit)
PSY900 Special Studies/Topics (Non-credit)
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Elective Courses
Students successfully complete 6 courses with elective status from WOP, 2 courses with elective status from other Psychology subareas, and 2 courses with free elective status. With the consent of the advisor, free electives can be taken either from IO area courses, courses offered in other psychology subareas or related disciplines, or from universities abroad with which our department has an exchange agreement. Below is the list of courses offered in WOP.
PSY504 Leadership and Motivation (3-0)3
PSY506 Training and Evaluation (3-0)3
PSY509 Advanced Overview of I/O Psychology (3-0)3
PSY517 Vocational Counselling and Career Development (3-0)3
PSY519 Human Factors and Performance (3-0)3
PSY535 Advanced Job Analysis and Performance Appraisal (3-0)3
PSY536 Personnel Selection and Testing (3-0)3
PSY538 Program Evaluation (3-0)3
PSY633 Personality at Work: Theories and Assessment (3-0)3
PSY634 Gender at Work (3-0)3
PSY662 Advanced Issues in Organizational Safety Culture and Climate (3-0)3
PSY698 Supervised Practice in I/O Psychology (3-0)3



Requirements that must be completed to start dissertation
Student must complete all of the credits and pass an oral and written Ph.D. qualification examination.
Information on the qualifying examination process can be found at this link.