Foreign Student Application

Attention to the master and PhD applicants

All of the applications will be made online, members will take username and password from

However, for the finalization of the application, applicant should bring the required documents to the institute 'personally'.

 Important Dates

2013/2014                                        Fall Semester                      Spring semester

Applications                                      02 - 13 Sept 2013               06 - 24 Jan 2014

Interview                                          16 - 18 Sept 2013                19 - 31 Jan 2014

Announcement of the decisions            20 Sept 2013                         05 Feb 2014

Students Registry                              30 Sept - 04 Oct 2013        10 - 14 Feb 2014


Required Documents 

Annual tuition fee is 1032 TL (sum of two terms) for foreign students at the 2012 - 2013 academic year.

Applications must be submitted personally.

  • Application Form (including 2 photos)

The photos should be taken in the last two years

  • Diploma or graduation certificate, photocopy (1)

The original document will be returned after being checked.

Equivalence of the diplomas from foreign countries must be approved by the Council of Higher Education 'YÖK'.

  • Transcript that shows the degree of graduation

Original or certified copy of a document that shows the Grade Point Average 'GPA' will be accepted.

  • ALES Exam Result document (Printed document from the webpage of ÖSYM will be signed by the student)

Minumum ALES score should be 60 points. The ALES score is only valid for 3 years.

At least 610/800 (or 149 in new scale) in the Quantitative section of GRE or at least 475 points of GMAT (Quantitative section) is accepted instead of ALES.

  • TUS certificate

Instead of ALES the applicants can apply to the basic medical graduate programs by using TUS scores. Only the TUS scores obtained within the last two years are valid. In this case, (basic medical sciences score X 0.7 + clinical medical sciences score X 0.3) should be at least 55.

  • Foreign Language Certificate (Printed document will be signed by the student, from the webpage of ÖSYM )

(For the Master and PhD students, KPDS / UDS score at least 60 points)

For equivalency chart of the Foreign Language Examination scores click the link:

  • Reference letter (will be given to the department if requested)
  • Composition (will be given to the department if requested) It should include the reasons why the applicant is interested in being graduate student at the mentioned department and his/her aims.
  • A copy of the applicant’s passport.
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