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Study in Turkey - Requirements, Universities, Cost

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Why study in Turkey?

Studies in Turkey are a particularly attractive option for those seeking financial studies with prestige and recognition all over the world. Turkey’s location next to Europe allows students to travel with comfort during their studies and Istanbul is one of the most beautiful cities in the world.

The most popular fields to study in Turkey are educational sciences, economics and international relations, architecture and social sciences. The cost of living for an undergraduate or graduate student in Turkey is on average 400-600€/month and their currency is the Turkish Lira (TRY).

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Bachelors in Turkey

Bachelors in Turkey are fully recognized and have a direct interface with the ECTS credit system, so they can be easily evaluated worldwide. Turkey is famous for its student mobility and in addition to Erasmus options, other mobility programs are supported around the world.

By choosing bachelor’s studies in Turkey, you will have the opportunity to discover a beautiful country with a rich history and culture. The locals are very welcoming and friendly and almost every major city in Turkey has a university, since as a country, they give a great value to education.



Masters in Turkey

Master’s degrees in Turkey are also quite widespread and you will find both distance and online programs. They cover all key areas of business activity, are well connected to the modern labor market and include all areas of scientific research.

Masters in Turkey have, like undergraduates, low tuition fees and offer many prospects for development, networking and collaborations.



Requirements for studying in Turkey

The requirements for studying in Turkey include English language certificates such as TOEFL or IELTS, a valid passport, a translated copy of your high school diploma and a copy of your master’s degree, as well as a student visa for a residence permit in the country.

Additional documents, such as a letter of recommendation, curriculum vitae, translated transcripts and personal statement, may be required when applying for master’s degrees in Turkey.

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A good level of English is a basic requirement for applications to study abroad. In summary, the most popular proofs of proficiency that are usually accepted are IELTS, CAE (Cambridge Advanced Exam), CPE (Cambridge Proficiency) and TOEFL. However, you will also find universities that accept Duolingo-type tests and some institutions will accept your high school English grade as long as it is high.

Student Visa


The student visa is the most important document you must have if you want to study abroad. Some countries, however, do not require a student visa, such as European Union member countries, if you are a European citizen.

Απαραίτητα δικαιολογητικά


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Scholarships to study in Turkey

Students who meet certain criteria can apply for scholarships to study in Turkey through the universities themselves, but also seek government scholarships.

You can also find funding in your country of origin or claim our scholarships by applying for studies in Turkey through Brive.

Υποτροφίες Brive


Οι υποτροφίες Brive σε βοηθούν να χρηματοδοτήσεις το όνειρό σου, ολοκληρώνοντας τις αιτήσεις για σπουδές στο εξωτερικό μέσω της καινοτόμου πλατφόρμας μας. Κάνε αίτηση με ένα click, διεκδίκησε μία από τις 3 υποτροφίες και ξεκίνα τη σταδιοδρομία σου με τον πιο αξιόπιστο σύμμαχο!

Υποτροφίες πανεπιστημίων


Τα περισσότερα πανεπιστήμια διεθνώς παρέχουν υποτροφίες για σπουδές στο εξωτερικό, καλύπτοντας είτε όλα τα δίδακτρα, είτε μέρος αυτών. Μπορείς να διεκδικήσεις τη δική σου υποτροφία, αρκεί να ξεκινήσεις την αναζήτηση νωρίς για να προλάβεις.

Κυβερνητικές Υποτροφίες


Οι περισσότερες χώρες που έχουν επενδύσει σημαντικά κεφάλαια στην ανάπτυξη και εξέλιξη του εκπαιδευτικού τους συστήματος, ώστε αυτό να γίνει ελκυστικό στους διεθνείς φοιτητές, προσφέρουν κρατικές υποτροφίες, για να βοηθήσουν νέα ταλέντα να θριαμβεύσουν ακαδημαϊκά στα πανεπιστήμιά τους. Μήπως είσαι ένα από αυτά;



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What are the best cities to study in Turkey?


The best cities to study in Turkey are Istanbul, Ankara, Izmir and Antalya.

What is the average cost of living for students in Turkey?


Average accommodation costs for students in Turkey range from €30-100 per month for a hostel or shared accommodation and €70-300 for renting a private apartment, but this varies by city, region and type of house.

In what languages are bachelor's and master's degrees offered in Turkey?


The languages in which bachelor's and master's degrees are offered in Turkey are Turkish and English.

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