onlıne applıcatıon and enrollment

How It Goes

We love to make things easier for you. Here is how:

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Online Application

Click on top right corner “APPLY NOW” button and fill all the information . 

You will mainly need: 
– Passport
– Diplome
– Transcript
– English or Turkish Language Certification
(TOEFL IBT 72 or PTE 55) or (TÖMER B2 or higher level)
– Motivational Letter (if needed) 

Conditional Acceptance Letter

If you get accepted to our university to the related department we will be sending you a Conditional Acceptance Letter which requests you basically to make a deposit payment. This deposit payment will allow us to save your seat in the university. Don’t forget to add your application number(PIN CODE) to description part of your receipt.

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Official Acceptance

After gettind Conditionally Accepted and making deposit payment we prepare for you an Official Acceptance Letter for the embassy you are applying to. Then we invite you to complete your enrollment in the campus with your original documents.  

Enrollment & Residence Permit

Once you are in the campus we complete your enrollment steps with your original hard copy documents: 
– Passport
– Diplome (in Turkish or English)
– Transcript (in Turkish or English)
– A Photo (Passport Size)
– Receipt(s) of Payment
(Minimum one semester including deposit fee)
– Equivilancy Letter (Denklik) from Ministry of Eduation of Turkey in Turkey. Also in some countries Embassies have “Educational Attache” and they provide “Equivilancy Letter” services. 

All students are responsible for their equivilancy letters. If their documents are rejected for equivilancy by government authorities, university will not accept any responsibility. 

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Who can apply?

In line with the rules and regulations set by the Council of Higher Education in Türkiye the following conditions are seek for international students applications.

A. Applicants meeting below conditions can apply:

  1. International students,
  2. Those holding Turkish citizenship by birth and renounced their Turkish citizenship, and their children under 18 who are listed in the renouncement document but documenting their certification for rights mentioned in the Turkish Citizenship Law, no: 5901, Item 7, stating that “Anyone born, either in Türkiye or abroad, in the marriage of a Turkish mother or father, is a Turkish citizen.” Candidates who wish to apply within the “applications from abroad” category should examine the Turkish Citizenship Law.
  3. Those who hold citizenship of other countries by birth; and have gained the citizenship of The Republic of Türkiye / those who hold dual-citizenship,
        a)Those who hold the citizenship of The Republic of Türkiye and have completed last 3 years of their high school education in another country except The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus before 01/02/2013. (Including those who have completed their entire high school education in a Turkish high school opened in another country, except ones in The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, within the scope of MEB.)
        b) Those who start their high school education after 01/02/2013 in abroad, and completing entire high school education in abroad except The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus. (Including those who have completed their entire high school education in a Turkish high school opened in another country, except ones in The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, within the scope of MEB.)
  4. Those who hold the citizenship of The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, who reside in The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus and who have completed their secondary education in a GCE AL system, as well as those who have registered and completed their secondary education in a GCE AL system abroad between 2005-2010.

B. Applicants having below conditions cannot apply:

  1. Those who hold the citizenship of The Republic of Türkiye, and have completed their secondary education in Türkiye or in The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus,
    Those who hold the citizenship of The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (except those who have completed their secondary education in a GCE AL system in TRNC, and those who have registered and completed their secondary education in a GCE AL system abroad between 2005-2010),
  2. Those who hold a dual citizenship, one of which is a citizenship of The Republic of Türkiye by birth, as stated in article (A) item.2 above. (except those who have completed their high school education in another country other than The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus/ those who have completed their high school education in a Turkish institution in another country other than The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus),
  3. Those who hold dual citizenship, one of which is citizenship of The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (except those who have completed their secondary education in a GCE AL system in TRNC, and those who have registered and completed their secondary education in a GCE AL system abroad between 2005-2010),
  4. Those who hold citizenship of The Republic of Türkiye or dual citizenship, one of which is the citizenship of The Republic of Türkiye by birth, as stated in article A item.2 above, and who have completed their secondary education at institutions within an embassy or in other foreign institutions in Türkiye.

*IMPORTANT NOTE-1: As a follow-up to article A-1 above, children of a mother and/or father with Turkish citizenship acquire the right to Turkish citizenship by birth. For this reason, even if these students register and get their Turkish ID after they get their other citizenship, this does not mean that they acquire their Turkish citizenship by application. 

**IMPORTANT NOTE-2: In line with the article A-4-a and A-4-b, these students should submit an official document proving that they received formal education at the secondary education (high school) institution they graduated from.

***IMPORTANT NOTE-3:  As a follow-up to article A-5, these students are eligible to apply even if their other nationality is Turkish.

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