Institute of Social Sciences


To the attention of our students who continue their doctoral education in programs affiliated to our institute and will enter thesis defense as of 01.01.2021.

With the decision number 54 taken at the 6th session of the Atatürk University Senate on 22.04.2019, it will be applied as of January 1, 2021, on any subject related to the thesis subject or the field of study before the thesis defense in the doctorate and arts proficiency programs. It is decided that at least 1 full-text article should be published in the journals whose indexes are specified, and legislative arrangements related to the subject should be made based on this decision.

Crucially announced to the doctoral students of our institute.

Social Sciences Area (Open Education, Literature, Fine Arts, Law, Economic and Administrative Sciences, Theology, Communication, Kazım Karabekir Education, Oltu Humanities and Social Sciences, Sports Sciences, Tourism Faculties)

Journals scanned in SCI, SCI-EXP, SSCI, AHCI indexes or included in field indexes *

* Field indexes: These are the indices accepted by ÜAK for Associate Professorship application and / or determined by the Academic Incentive Regulation, Supervision and Appeals Commission of our University. The list of relevant indexes has been added as files.