Chaotic Conditions That Postgraduate Students Came Across and Solution Suggestions

  • Nedim Özdemir
  • Selçuk Turan
  • Ahmet Yirmibeş
Conference paper
Part of the Springer Proceedings in Complexity book series (SPCOM)


This research which aims to resolve the chaotic situations graduate/postgraduate students encounter is of descriptive survey model. Assumptions of qualitative paradigms were used. Semi-structured interview technique was ad-dressed. Addressing to the views of the students who participated in the research, it is seen that major chaotic situations that they come across are time and bureaucratic related problems. In addition, students stated that in any chaotic case as a strategy for coping with, more or less they take support of their spouses, colleagues, school administrators or faculty members.


School Administrator Graduate Education Chaos Theory Chaotic Condition Focus Group Method 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Nedim Özdemir
    • 1
  • Selçuk Turan
    • 1
  • Ahmet Yirmibeş
    • 1
  1. 1.Hacettepe UniversityAnkaraTurkey

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