Graduate Programs Application

Application Period for 2014 Fall Term 1-24 April

Electronic Application System Opens 1 April 2014 01:00 (Local Time)

Electronic Application System Closes 24 April 2014 17:00 (Local Time)

Departmental Exams 2-23 May 2014

English Placement Test 20 May 2014

English Proficiency Test (BUEPT) 4 June 2014 (BUEPT/BÜYES Application Guide)

Graduate Programs Application Terms, Documents, and Quotas

  • Atatürk Institute for Modern Turkish History
    • Modern Turkish History

      M.A.

      Quota 40 (Main class) + 3 (English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.50/4.00
      ALES Equal Weight: 75 or Quantitative: 75 or Verbal: 75
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Statement of Purpose Required, 1 page
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Written Exam Date: 7 May 2014 
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 14:00-17:00 / HKD 101
      Oral Exam Date: 9 May 2014 
      Oral Exam Hour/Place: 09:30 / Atatürk Institute for Modern Turkish History
      Contact Person Name: Feyza Çelebi
      Phone: 0212 359 65 80
      E-mail: feyza.celebi@boun.edu.tr
      Name: Kadriye Aksoy
      Phone: 0212 359 73 27
      E-mail: kadriye.tamtekin@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.ata.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota 15 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      GPA 3.00/4.00
      ALES Equal Weight: 75 or Quantitative: 75 or Verbal: 75
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      YDS/ÜDS/KPDS Minimum required score of 55 or an equivalent of it accepted by YÖK.
      Official Transcript An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.
      Diploma A graduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Statement of Purpose Required
      Reference letter Two letters
      Other Applicants must submit a copy of their Master's thesis to the Institute Secretariat.
      Departmental Exams Oral Exam Date: 8 May 2014 
      Oral Exam Hour/Place: 09:30 / Atatürk Institute for Modern Turkish History
      Contact Person Name: Feyza Çelebi
      Phone: 0212 359 65 80
      E-mail: feyza.celebi@boun.edu.tr
      Name: Kadriye Aksoy
      Phone: 0212 359 73 27
      E-mail: kadriye.tamtekin@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.ata.boun.edu.tr
    • Applicants are responsible for tracking any additional procedures that might be necessary once their applications have been submitted. Please contact the programs for more information.

  • Institute of Biomedical Engineering
    • Biomedical Engineering

      M.S.

      Quota 30 (Main class) + 15 (English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.50/ 4.00
      ALES Quantitative: 70
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Interview Date: 13 May 2014 
      Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / Kandilli Campus 
      Institute of Biomedical Engineering
      Contact Person Institute Secretariat
      Phone: 0216-516 34 35
      E-mail: bmesekreterlik@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.bme.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota 30 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      GPA 3.00/4.00
      ALES Quantitative: 70
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      YDS/ÜDS/KPDS Minimum required score of 55 or an equivalent of it accepted by YÖK.
      Official Transcript An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.
      Diploma A graduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Interview Date: 13 May 2014 
      Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / Kandilli Campus 
      Institute of Biomedical Engineering
      Contact Person Institute Secretariat
      Phone: 0216-516 34 35
      E-mail: bmesekreterlik@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.bme.boun.edu.tr
    • Applicants are responsible for tracking any additional procedures that might be necessary once their applications have been submitted. Please contact the programs for more information.

  • Institute of Environmental Sciences
    • Environmental Sciences

      M.S.

      Quota 20 (Main class) + 10 (English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.10/ 4.00
      ALES Equal Weight: 70
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Oral Exam Date: 15 May 2014
      Oral Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / Hisar Campus
      Institute of Environmental Sciences
      Contact Person Name: Prof. Işıl Balcıoğlu
      Phone: 0212-359 70 36
      E-mail: balciogl@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.iesc.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota 5 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      GPA 3.00/4.00
      ALES Equal Weight: 75
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      YDS/ÜDS/KPDS Minimum required score of 55 or an equivalent of it accepted by YÖK.
      Official Transcript An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.
      Diploma A graduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Oral Exam Date: 15 May 2014
      Oral Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / Hisar Campus
      Institute of Environmental Sciences
      Contact Person Name: Prof. Işıl Balcıoğlu
      Phone: 0212-359 70 36
      E-mail: balciogl@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.iesc.boun.edu.tr
    • Environmental Technology

      M.S.

      Quota 20 (Main class) + 10 (English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.10/ 4.00
      ALES Equal Weight: 70
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Oral Exam Date: 15 May 2014
      Oral Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / Hisar Campus
      Institute of Environmental Sciences
      Contact Person Name: Prof. Ferhan Çeçen
      Phone: 0212-359 72 56
      E-mail: cecenf@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.iesc.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota 5 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      GPA 3.00/4.00
      ALES Equal Weight: 75
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      YDS/ÜDS/KPDS Minimum required score of 55 or an equivalent of it accepted by YÖK.
      Official Transcript An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.
      Diploma A graduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Oral Exam Date: 15 May 2014
      Oral Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / Hisar Campus
      Institute of Environmental Sciences
      Contact Person Name: Prof. Ferhan Çeçen
      Phone: 0212-359 72 56
      E-mail: cecenf@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.iesc.boun.edu.tr
    • Applicants are responsible for tracking any additional procedures that might be necessary once their applications have been submitted. Please contact the programs for more information.

  • Institute for Graduate Studies in Sciences and Engineering
    • Chemical Engineering

      M.S.

      Quota 40 (Main class) + 7 (English preparatory class)
      GPA If GPA: 2.25-2.49/4.00 then ALES Quantitative: 85 
      If GPA: 2.50 /4.00 and above then ALES Quantitative: 80
      ALES If GPA: 2.25-2.49/4.00 then ALES Quantitative: 85
      If GPA: 2.50 /4.00 and above then ALES Quantitative: 80
      GRE / GMAT ALES Quantitative 80 or GRE Quantitative score of 158 (740 in the old system) is accepted. 
      ALES Quantitative 85 or GRE Quantitative score of 158 (740 in the old system) is accepted.
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
       
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Other Only those who have /are studying  forward a degree or a double major / minor in chemical  engineering may apply.
      Departmental Exams Date: 22 May 2014 Thursday
      Hour/Place: 14:00 / ​Department
      Contact Person Name: Assist. Prof. Elif  Özkırımlı Ölmez
      Phone: 0212-359 7471
      E-mail: elif.ozkirimli@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.che.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D. (With Undergraduate Degree)

      Quota 3 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
       
      GPA 3.00/4.00
      ALES Quantitative: 85
      GRE / GMAT ALES Quantitative 85 or GRE Quantitative score of 160 (760 in the old system) is accepted.
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      YDS/ÜDS/KPDS Minimum required score of 55 or an equivalent of it accepted by YÖK.
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Other Only those who have /are studying  forward a degree or a double major / minor in chemical  engineering may apply.
      Departmental Exams Date: 22 May 2014 Thursday
      Hour/Place: 14:00 / ​Department
      Contact Person Name: Prof.Mehmet Çamurdan
      Phone: 0212-359 64 05
      E-mail: camurdan@boun.edu.tr
      E-mail: elif.ozkirimli@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.che.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota 12 (Main class) + 1 (English preparatory class)
      GPA If GPA: 3.10-3.24/4.00 then ALES Quantitative: 85
      If GPA: 3.25/4.00 and above then ALES Quantitative: 80
      ALES If GPA: 3.10-3.24/4.00 then ALES Quantitative: 85
      If GPA: 3.25/4.00 and above then ALES Quantitative: 80
      GRE / GMAT ALES Quantitative 80 or GRE Quantitative score of 160 (760 in the old system) is accepted. 
      ALES Quantitative 85 or GRE Quantitative score of 160 (760 in the old system) is accepted. 
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      YDS/ÜDS/KPDS Minimum required score of 55 or an equivalent of it accepted by YÖK.
      Official Transcript An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.
      Diploma A graduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Other Only those who have /are studying  forward a degree or a double major / minor in chemical  engineering may apply.
      Departmental Exams Date: 22 May 2014 Thursday
      Hour/Place: 14:00 / ​Department
      Contact Person Name: Prof. Mehmet Çamurdan
      Phone: 0212- 359 64 05
      E-mail: camurdan@boun.edu.tr
      E-mail: elif.ozkirimli@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.che.boun.edu.tr
    • Chemistry

      M.S.

      Quota 20 (Main class) + 5 (English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.40/4.00
      ALES Quantitative: 70
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Written Exam Date: 21 May 2014 Wednesday
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 09:00 / KB 126
      Interview Date: 21 May 2014 Wednesday
      Interview Hour/Place: 14:00 / KB 126
      Contact Person Name: Havvanur Selçuk
      Phone: 0212-359 66 10
      E-mail: havvanur.selcuk@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.kimya.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota 10 (Main class) + 2 (English preparatory class)
      GPA 3.00/4.00
      ALES Quantitative: 70
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      YDS/ÜDS/KPDS Minimum required score of 55 or an equivalent of it accepted by YÖK.
      Official Transcript An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.
      Diploma A graduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Written Exam Date: 21 May 2014 Wednesday
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 09:00 / KB 126
      Interview Date: 21 May 2014 Wednesday
      Interview Hour/Place: 14:00 / KB 126
      Contact Person Name: Havvanur Selçuk
      Phone: 0212-359 66 10
      E-mail: havvanur.selcuk@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.kimya.boun.edu.tr
    • Civil Engineering

      M.S.

      Quota 50 (Main class) + 5 (English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.50/4.00
      ALES Quantitative: 70
      GRE / GMAT ALES Quantitative 70 or GRE Quantitative score of 153 (680 in the old system) is accepted. 
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Date: 16 May 2014 Friday
      Hour/Place: 10:00 / Department Meeting Room
      Contact Person Name: Assoc. Prof.. Nilüfer Özyurt Zihnioğlu 
      Phone: 0212-359 70 39
      E-mail: nilufer.ozyurt@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.ce.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota 30 (Main class) + 2 (English preparatory class)
      GPA 3.00/4.00
      ALES Quantitative: 75
      GRE / GMAT ALES Quantitative 75 or GRE Quantitative score of 155 (700 in the old system) is accepted.  
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
       
      YDS/ÜDS/KPDS Minimum required score of 55 or an equivalent of it accepted by YÖK.
      Official Transcript An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.
      Diploma A graduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Date: 16 May 2014 Friday
      Hour/Place: 10:00 / Department Meeting Room
      Contact Person Name: Assoc. Prof. Nilüfer Özyurt Zihnioğlu 
      Phone: 0212-359 70 39
      E-mail: nilufer.ozyurt@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.ce.boun.edu.tr
    • Computational Science and Engineering

      M.S.

      Quota 30 (Main class) + 8 (English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.20/4.00
      ALES Quantitative: 75
      GRE / GMAT ALES Quantitative 75 or GRE Quantitative score of 155 (710 in the old system) is accepted. 
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams ​Date: 8 May 2014 Thursday
      Hour/Place: 10:00 / ​Civil Engineering Department Meeting Room
      Contact Person Name: Assoc. Prof. Osman Börekçi
      Phone: 0212-359 64 47
      E-mail: borekci@boun.edu.tr 
      http://www.cse.boun.edu.tr
    • Computer Engineering

      M.S.

      Quota 40 (Main class) + 1 (English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.60/4.00
      ALES Quantitative: 85
      GRE / GMAT ALES Quantitative 85 or GRE Quantitative score of 158 (740 in the old system) is accepted.  
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Date: 9 May 2014 Friday
      Hour/Place: 09:00 - 15:00 / Department
      Contact Person Name: Tuğba Bostan (Institute secretary)
      Phone: 0212-359 45 23
      E-mail: tugba.bostan@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.cmpe.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota 20 (Main class) + 1 (English preparatory class)
      GPA 3.00/4.00
      ALES Quantitative: 85
      GRE / GMAT ALES Quantitative 85 or GRE Quantitative score of 158 (740 in the old system) is accepted. 
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      YDS/ÜDS/KPDS Minimum required score of 55 or an equivalent of it accepted by YÖK.
      Official Transcript An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.
      Diploma A graduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Statement of Purpose Required
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Date: 9 May 2014 Friday
      Hour/Place: 09:00 - 15:00 / Department
      Contact Person Name: Tuğba Bostan (Institute secretary)
      Phone: 0212-359 45 23
      E-mail: tugba.bostan@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.cmpe.boun.edu.tr
    • Electrical&Electronic Engineering

      M.S.

      Quota 70 (Main class) + 6 (English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.50/4.00
      ALES Quantitative:75
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Date: 12 May 2014 Monday
      Hour/Place: 10:00 / Department
      Contact Person Name: Assist. Prof. İsmail Faik Başkaya
      Phone: 0212-359 75 73
      E-mail: faik.baskaya@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.ee.boun.edu.tr 

      Ph.D.

      Quota 40 (Main class) + 2 (English preparatory class)
      GPA 3.00/4.00
      ALES Quantitative: 75
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      YDS/ÜDS/KPDS Minimum required score of 55 or an equivalent of it accepted by YÖK.
      Official Transcript An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.
      Diploma A graduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Date: 13 May 2014 Tuesday
      Hour/Place: 10:00 / Department
      Contact Person Name: Assist. Prof. İsmail Faik Başkaya
      Phone: 0212-359 75 73
      E-mail: faik.baskaya@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.ee.boun.edu.tr 
    • Industrial Engineering

      M.S.

      Quota 40 (Main class) + 8 (English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.50/4.00
      Applicants who does not satisfy GPA requirement at the time of application will not be considered.
      ALES Quantitative: 80
      Applicants who does not satisfy ALES requirement at the time of application will not be considered.
      GRE / GMAT ALES Quantitative 80 or GRE Quantitative score of 163 (780 in the old system) is accepted.
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Reference letters are not required for students/graduates of B. U. Industrial Engineering Department. 
      Departmental Exams Date: 12 May 2014 Monday
      Hour/Place: 14:00 / Department
      Contact Person Name: Assist. Prof. Hakan Yaşarcan
      Phone: 0212-359 64 07 / 64 08
      E-mail: hakan.yasarcan@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.ie.boun.edu.tr 

      Ph.D.

      Quota 10 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      GPA 3.00/4.00
      Applicants who does not satisfy GPA requirement at the time of application will not be considered.
      ALES Quantitative: 80
      Applications made without ALES or GRE score, must be completed until June 6, 2014.
      GRE / GMAT ALES Quantitative 80 or GRE Quantitative score of 163 (780 in the old system) is accepted.
      Applications made without ALES or GRE score, must be completed until June 6, 2014.
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      YDS/ÜDS/KPDS Minimum required score of 55 or an equivalent of it accepted by YÖK.
      Official Transcript An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.
      Diploma A graduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Reference letters are not required for students/graduates of B. U. Industrial Engineering Department. 
      Departmental Exams Date: 12 May 2014 Monday
      Hour/Place: 14:00 / Department
      Contact Person Name: Assist. Prof. Hakan Yaşarcan
      Phone: 0212-359 64 07 / 64 08
      E-mail: hakan.yasarcan@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.ie.boun.edu.tr
    • Mathematics

      M.S.

      Quota 10 (Main class) + 5 (English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.40/4.00
      ALES Quantitative: 70
      GRE / GMAT ALES Quantitative 70 or GRE Quantitative score of 155 (700 in the old system) is accepted. 
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Date: 8 May 2014 Thursday
      Hour/Place: 09:30 / TB 250
      Contact Person Name: Assoc. Prof. Burak Gürel
      Phone: 0212-359 66 51
      E-mail:bgurel@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.math.boun.edu.tr 

      Ph.D.

      Quota 5 (Main class) + 3 (English preparatory class)
      GPA 3.00/4.00
      ALES Quantitative: 75
      GRE / GMAT ALES Quantitative 75 or GRE Quantitative score of 156 (720 in the old system) is accepted.
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
       
      YDS/ÜDS/KPDS Minimum required score of 55 or an equivalent of it accepted by YÖK.
      Official Transcript An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.
      Diploma A graduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Date: 8 May 2014 Thursday
      Hour/Place: 09:30 / TB 250
      Contact Person Name: Doç. Dr. Burak Gürel
      Phone: 0212-359 66 51
      E-mail: bgurel@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.math.boun.edu.tr 
    • Mechanical Engineering

      M.S.

      Quota 50 (Main class) + 8 (English preparatory class)
      GPA If 2.40-2.49/4.00 then Quantitative: 85 
      If 2.50 /4.00 and above then Quantitative: 75
      ALES If 2.40-2.49/4.00 then Quantitative: 85 
      If 2.50 /4.00 and above then Quantitative: 75
      GRE / GMAT ALES Quantitative 85 or GRE Quantitative score of 160 (760 in the old system) is accepted.
      ALES Quantitative 75 or GRE Quantitative score of 155 (710 in the old system) is accepted.
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Date: 23 May 2014 Friday
      Hour/Place: 10:00 / Department Meeting Room
      Contact Person Name: Prof. Günay Anlaş
      Phone: 0212-359 64 02
      E-mail: me@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.me.boun.edu.tr 

      Ph.D.

      Quota 20 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      GPA 3.00/4.00
      ALES Quantitative: 75
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      YDS/ÜDS/KPDS Minimum required score of 55 or an equivalent of it accepted by YÖK.
      Official Transcript An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.
      Diploma A graduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Date: 23 May 2014 Friday
      Hour/Place: 10:00 / Department Meeting Room
      Contact Person Name: Prof. Günay Anlaş
      Phone: 0212-359 64 02
      E-mail: me@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.me.boun.edu.tr 
    • Molecular Biology & Genetics

      M.S.

      Quota 10 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.50/4.00
      ALES Quantitative: 75
      GRE / GMAT ALES Quantitative 75 or GRE Quantitative score of 155 (710 in the old system) is accepted. 
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Written Exam Date: 21 May 2014 Wednesday
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / Garanti Cultural Center Seminar Room 1
      Interview Date: 22 May 2014 Thursday
      Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / Garanti Cultural Center Seminar Room 3
      Contact Person Name: Assoc. Prof.Nesrin Özören
      Phone: 0212-359 75 58
      E-mail: nesrin.ozoren@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.bio.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D. (With Undergraduate Degree)

      Quota 5 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      GPA 3.00/4.00
      ALES  Quantitative: 80
      GRE / GMAT ALES Quantitative 80 or GRE Quantitative score of 157 (730 in the old system) is accepted. 
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      YDS/ÜDS/KPDS Minimum required score of 55 or an equivalent of it accepted by YÖK.
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Written Exam Date: 21 May 2014 Wednesday
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / Garanti Cultural Center Seminar Room 1
      Interview Date: 22 May 2014 Thursday
      Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / Garanti Cultural Center Seminar Room 3
      Contact Person Name: Assoc. Prof. Nesrin Özören
      Phone: 0212-359 75 58
      E-mail: nesrin.ozoren@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.bio.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota 10 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
       
      GPA 3.00/4.00
      ALES Quantitative: 75
      GRE / GMAT ALES Quantitative 75 or GRE Quantitative score of 156 (720 in the old system) is accepted. 
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      YDS/ÜDS/KPDS Minimum required score of 55 or an equivalent of it accepted by YÖK.
      Official Transcript An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.
      Diploma A graduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Written Exam Date: 21 May 2014 Wednesday
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / Garanti Cultural Center Seminar Room 1
      Interview Date: 22 May 2014 Thursday
      Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / Garanti Cultural Center Seminar Room 3
      Contact Person Name: Assoc. Prof. Nesrin Özören
      Phone: 0212-359 75 58
      E-mail: nesrin.ozoren@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.bio.boun.edu.tr
    • Physics

      M.S.

      Quota 20 (Main class) + 6 (English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.00/4.00
      ALES Quantitative: 55
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams ​Date: 9 May 2014 Friday
      Hour/Place: 10:00 / ​KB 309 Feza Gürsey Seminar Room
      Contact Person Name: Prof. Muhittin MUNGAN
      Phone: 0212-359 68 91
      E-mail: mmungan@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.phys.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D. (With Undergraduate Degree)

      Quota 10 (Main class) + 1 (English preparatory class)
      GPA 3.00/4.00
      ALES Quantitative: 80
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      YDS/ÜDS/KPDS Minimum required score of 55 or an equivalent of it accepted by YÖK.
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Other Applicant must be sponsored by a member of the Department.  
      Departmental Exams ​Date: 9 May 2014 Friday
      Hour/Place: 10:00 / ​KB 309 Feza Gürsey Seminar Room
      Contact Person Name: Prof. Muhittin MUNGAN
      Phone: 0212-359 68 91
      E-mail: mmungan@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.phys.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota 20 (Main class) + 1 (English preparatory class)
      GPA 3.00/4.00
      ALES  Quantitative: 55
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      YDS/ÜDS/KPDS Minimum required score of 55 or an equivalent of it accepted by YÖK.
      Official Transcript An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.
      Diploma A graduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Other Applicant must be sponsored by a member of the Department.  
      Departmental Exams Date: 9 May 2014 Friday
      Hour/Place: 10:00 / ​KB 309 Feza Gürsey Seminar Room
      Contact Person Name: Prof. Muhittin MUNGAN
      Phone: 0212-359 68 91
      E-mail: mmungan@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.phys.boun.edu.tr
    • Secondary School Science and Mathematics Education

      M.S.

      Quota 15 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.50/4.00
      ALES Quantitative: 70
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
       
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Statement of Purpose Required
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Written Exam Date: 9 May 2014 Friday
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / YD 306
      Interview Date: 23 May 2014 Friday
      Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / YD 306
      Contact Person Name: Kader Dubaz
      Phone: 0212-359 67 99
      E-mail: kader.dubaz@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.fed.boun.edu.tr 
    • Systems & Control Engineering

      M.S.

      Quota 15 (Main class) + 5 (English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.40/4.00
      ALES  Quantitative: 75
      GRE / GMAT ALES Quantitative 75 or GRE Quantitative score of 156 (720 in the old system) is accepted.  
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Written Exam Date: 14 May 2014 Wednesday
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / ETA B3
      Interview Date: 15 May 2014 Thursday
      Interview Hour/Place: 14:00 / Computer Engineering Department
      Contact Person Name: Prof. Yağmur Denizhan
      Phone: 0212-359 68 50
      E-mail: denizhan@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.sco.boun.edu.tr 
    • Applicants are responsible for tracking any additional procedures that might be necessary once their applications have been submitted. Please contact the programs for more information.

  • Institute for Graduate Studies in Social Sciences
    • Cognitive Science

      M.A.

      Quota 10 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.50/4.00
      ALES Equal Weight: 55
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing 
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Statement of Purpose Required
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Written Exam Date: 6 May 2014
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 13:00-15:00 / ETA Building
      Oral Exam Date: 14 May 2014
      Oral Exam Hour/Place: 15:00-17:00 / Department
      Contact Person Name: Assist. Prof. Albert Ali Salah
      Phone: 0212-359 77 74
      E-mail: salah@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.cogsci.boun.edu.tr
    • Cultural & Critical Studies

      M.A.

      Quota 7 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.85/4.00
      ALES Verbal: 55
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing 
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Statement of Purpose Required
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Written Exam Date: 14 May 2014
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00-12:00 / Garanti Cultural Center Seminar Room 1
      Oral Exam Date: 16 May 2014
      Oral Exam Hour/Place: 11:00 / TB 480
      Contact Person Name: Assoc.Prof. Işıl Baş
      Phone:  0212-359 66 06
      E-mail: isil@boun.edu.tr
    • Economics

      M.A.

      Quota 30 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.50/4.00
      ALES Equal Weight: 85
      GRE / GMAT ALES Equal Weight 85 or
      GRE Quantitative score of 158 (740 in the old system),
      analytical writing score of 3.0,
      quantitative + verbal score of 288 (950 in the old system) is accepted.
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Statement of Purpose Required
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Written Exam Date: 3 May 2014
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00-12:30 / NB 119
      Contact Person Name: Assist.Prof. Murat Yılmaz
      Phone:  0212-359 76 46
      E-mail: econgrad@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.econ.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota 5 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      GPA 3.00/4.00
      ALES Equal Weight: 85
      GRE / GMAT ALES Equal Weight 85 or
      GRE Quantitative score of 158 (740 in the old system),
      analytical writing score of 3.0,
      quantitative + verbal score of 288 (950 in the old system) is accepted.
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      YDS/ÜDS/KPDS Minimum required score of 55 or an equivalent of it accepted by YÖK.
      Official Transcript An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.
      Diploma A graduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Statement of Purpose Required
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Written Exam Date: 6-7-8 May 2014
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00-13:00 / NB 220
      Contact Person Name: Assist.Prof. Murat Yılmaz
      Phone:  0212-359 76 46
      E-mail: econgrad@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.econ.boun.edu.tr
    • Educational Technology

      M.A.

      Quota 10 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.50/4.00
      ALES Equal Weight: 65
      GRE / GMAT ALES Equal Weight 65 or GRE Quantitative score of 153 (680 in the old system) is accepted. 
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing 
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Reference letters are not required for students/graduates of B.U. 
      Departmental Exams Written Exam Date: 14 May 2014
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00-13:00 / ETB 509
      Oral Exam Date: 16 May 2014
      Oral Exam Hour/Place: 10:00-16:00 / ETB 511
      Contact Person Name: Prof. Yavuz Akpınar
      Phone: 0212-359 44 97
      E-mail: akpinar@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.cet.boun.edu.tr
    • English Literature

      M.A.

      Quota 10 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      GPA 3.00/4.00
      ALES Verbal: 55
      GRE / GMAT ALES Verbal 55 or GRE Quantitative score of 149 (610 in the old system), GRE Verbal score of 152 (480 in the old system) is accepted.
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Statement of Purpose Required
      Reference letter Two letters
      Reference letters are not required for graduates of B.U. Department of Western Languages and Literatures (Program in English Language and Literature).
      Departmental Exams Written Exam Date: 12 May 2014 
      Written Exam Hour/Place:
      Section I: 10:00-13:00 / Garanti Cultural Center Seminar Room 1
      Section II: 15:00-17:30 / Garanti Cultural Center Seminar Room 1
      Oral Exam Date: 15 May 2014 
      Oral Exam Hour/Place: 11:00 / TB 480
      Contact Person Department Assistants
      Phone: 0212-359 66 35
      E-mail: asistors@boun.edu.tr
      http://westlanglit.boun.edu.tr
    • Foreign Language Education (English Language Education)

      M.A.

      Quota 10 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.50/4.00
      ALES Equal Weight: 55 or Verbal: 55
      GRE / GMAT ALES Equal Weight: 55 or Verbal: 55 or
      GRE Quantitative score of 149 (610 in the old system),
      GRE Verbal score of 160 (610 in the old system) is accepted.
      English proficiency BUEPT B or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 24 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 7, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Written Exam Date: 5 May 2014 
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 09:00-13:00 / NH 402, NH 404
      Oral Exam Date: 6-7 May 2014 
      Oral Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / Department
      Contact Person Name:  Research Assist. Zeynep Sena Abaylı
      Phone: 0212 -359 74 06
      E-mail: zeynep.abayli@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.fed.boun.edu.tr 

      Ph.D.

      Quota 10 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      GPA 3.00/4.00
      ALES Equal Weight: 55 or Verbal: 55
      GRE / GMAT ALES Equal Weight: 55 or Verbal: 55 or
      GRE Quantitative score of 149 (610 in the old system),
      GRE Verbal score of 160 (610 in the old system) is accepted.
      English proficiency BUEPT B or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 24 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 7, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      YDS/ÜDS/KPDS Minimum required score of 55 or an equivalent of it accepted by YÖK.
      Official Transcript An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.
      Diploma A graduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Other Candidates applying for a Ph.D program must hold a Master's degree in English Language Education, Applied Linguistics or a related field.
      Departmental Exams Written Exam Date: 5 May 2014 
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 09:00-13:00 / NH 402, NH 404
      Oral Exam Date: 6 May 2014 
      Oral Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / Department
      Contact Person Name: Filiz Rızaoğlu
      Phone: 0212 - 359 45 97
      E-mail: filiz.rizaoglu@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.fed.boun.edu.tr 
    • History

      M.A.

      Quota 15 (Main class) + 2 (English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.75/4.00
      ALES Equal Weight: 60 or Verbal: 60
      GRE / GMAT ALES Equal Weight: 60 or Verbal: 60 or
      GRE Quantitative score of 151 (650 in the old system),
      GRE Verbal score of 149 (430 in the old system),
      analytical writing score of 3.5 is accepted.
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Statement of Purpose Required
      Not exceeding 4 pages, written in English, stating their research interest.
      Candidates applying to English preparatory class may write their Statement of Purpose in Turkish. 
      Reference letter Two letters
      Reference letters are not required for students/graduates of B.U. History Department.
      Departmental Exams Written Exam Date: 12 May 2014 
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00-13:00 / NH 402, NH 404
      Oral Exam Date: 16-17 May 2014 
      Oral Exam Hour/Place: 09:00 / University Cultural Heritage Museum
      Contact Person Name: Oya Arıkan (Department Secretary)
      Phone: 0212-359 66 11
      E-mail: arikano@boun.edu.tr
      Name: Yener Koç
      Phone: 0212 359 65 44                         
      E-mail: yenerko@gmail.com
      http://hist.boun.edu.tr 

      Ph.D.

      Quota 5 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      GPA 3.00/4.00
      ALES Equal Weight: 65 or Verbal: 65
      GRE / GMAT ALES Equal Weight: 65 or Verbal: 65 or
      GRE Quantitative score of 153 (680 in the old system),
      GRE Verbal score of 150 (450 in the old system),
      analytical writing score of 3.5 is accepted.
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      YDS/ÜDS/KPDS Minimum required score of 55 or an equivalent of it accepted by YÖK.
      Official Transcript An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.
      Diploma A graduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Statement of Purpose Required
      Not exceeding 6 pages, written in English, stating their research interest.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Reference letters are not required for students/graduates of B.U. History Department.
      Other Applicants must submit their Master's thesis or an article as a writing sample.
      Departmental Exams Written Exam Date: 12 May 2014 
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00-13:00 / NH 402, NH 404
      Oral Exam Date: 16-17 May 2014 
      Oral Exam Hour/Place: 09:00 / University Cultural Heritage Museum
      Contact Person Name: Oya Arıkan (Department Secretary)
      Phone: 0212-359 66 11
      E-mail: arikano@boun.edu.tr
      Name: Yener Koç
      Phone: 0212 359 65 44                         
      E-mail: yenerko@gmail.com
      http://hist.boun.edu.tr
    • International Trade Management

      M.A.

      Quota 15 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.50/4.00
      ALES Equal Weight: 80
      GRE / GMAT ALES Equal Weight: 80 or 
      GMAT score of 600 or 
      GRE Quantitative score of 155 (700 in the old system) is accepted.
      Original score cards must be submitted to the department.
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      At least one evaluating the candidate academicaly and written using the reference letter form at http://www.intt.boun.edu.tr/turkish/LoR.pdf.
      Departmental Exams Written Exam Date: 14 May 2014
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 09:00 / HKA 302
      Interview Date: 16 May 2014
      Interview Hour/Place: 09:00 / Department
      Contact Person Name: Assist.Prof. Zeynep Ata
      Phone: 0212-359 69 78
      E-mail: zeynep.ata@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.intt.boun.edu.tr
    • Linguistics

      M.A.

      Quota 10 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.50/4.00
      ALES Equal Weight: 60
      GRE / GMAT ALES Equal Weight 60 or GRE Quantitative score of 149 (610 in the old system) and GRE Verbal score of 146 (400 in the old system) is accepted. 
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Statement of Purpose Required
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Written Exam Date: 15 May 2014
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / GYD 316 
      Oral Exam Date: 16 May 2014
      Oral Exam Hour/Place: 10:30 / Department
      Contact Person Name: Prof. Eser Taylan
      Phone: 0212-359 66 23
      E-mail: taylanes@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.linguistics.boun.edu.tr
    • Management

      M.B.A. (Non-Thesis)

      Quota 20 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.50/4.00
      ALES Equal Weight: 75
      GRE / GMAT GMAT score of 600 or
      GRE Verbal score of 147 (410 in the old system) and 
      GRE Quantitative score of 157 (730 in the old system) is required.
      Original score cards must be submitted to the department.
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Statement of Purpose Required
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Oral Exam Date: 12 May 2014 
      Oral Exam Hour/Place: 13:00 / IB 412
      Contact Person Name: Prof. Stefan Koch
      Phone: 0212-359 71 67
      E-mail: stefan.koch@boun.edu.tr      
      http://www.mgmt.boun.edu.tr

      M.A.

      Quota 10 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.50/4.00
      ALES Equal Weight: 75
      GRE / GMAT GMAT score of 600 or
      GRE Verbal score of 147 (410 in the old system) and 
      GRE Quantitative score of 157 (730 in the old system) is required.
      Original score cards must be submitted to the department.
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Statement of Purpose Required
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Oral Exam Date: 12 May 2014 
      Oral Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / IB 412
      Contact Person Name: Prof. Stefan Koch
      Phone: 0212-359 71 67
      E-mail: stefan.koch@boun.edu.tr      
      http://www.mgmt.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota 8 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      GPA 3.30/4.00
      ALES Equal Weight: 75
      GRE / GMAT GMAT score of 600 or
      GRE Verbal score of 147 (410 in the old system) and 
      GRE Quantitative score of 157 (730 in the old system) is required.
      Original score cards must be submitted to the department.
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      YDS/ÜDS/KPDS Minimum required score of 55 or an equivalent of it accepted by YÖK.
      Official Transcript An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.
      Diploma A graduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Statement of Purpose Required
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Written Exam Date: 9 May 2014 
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / IB 412
      Oral Exam Date: 13 May 2014 
      Oral Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / IB 412
      Contact Person Name: Prof. Stefan Koch
      Phone: 0212-359 71 67
      E-mail: stefan.koch@boun.edu.tr      
      http://www.mgmt.boun.edu.tr
    • Management Information Systems

      M.A.

      Quota 12 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.50/4.00
      ALES Equal Weight: 80
      GRE / GMAT ALES Equal Weight: 80 or 
      GRE Quantitative score of 155 (700 in the old system) or
      GMAT score of 600 is accepted.
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      At least one academic.
      Departmental Exams Written Exam Date: 15 May 2014 
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / Department
      Oral Exam Date: 21 May 2014 
      Oral Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / Department
      Contact Person Name: Assoc.Prof. Bilgin Metin
      Phone: 212-359 77 71
      E-mail: bilgin.metin@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.mis.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota 5 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      GPA 3.20/4.00
      ALES Equal Weight: 80
      GRE / GMAT ALES Equal Weight: 80 or 
      GRE Quantitative score of 155 (700 in the old system) or
      GMAT score of 600 is accepted.
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      YDS/ÜDS/KPDS Minimum required score of 55 or an equivalent of it accepted by YÖK.
      Official Transcript An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.
      Diploma A graduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Statement of Purpose Required​
      3-5 pages long, written in English, stating the applicant's research interest.
      Reference letter Two academic reference letters
      Other Applicants must hold a Master's degree (with thesis).
      Departmental Exams Written Exam Date: 15 May 2014 
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / Department
      Oral Exam Date: 22 May 2014 
      Oral Exam Hour/Place: 14:00 / Department
      Contact Person Name: Assoc.Prof. Bilgin Metin
      Phone: 212-359 77 71
      E-mail: bilgin.metin@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.mis.boun.edu.tr
    • Philosophy

      M.A.

      Quota 15 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.00/4.00
      ALES Equal Weight: 55
      GRE / GMAT ALES Equal Weight 55 or GRE Quantitative score of 149 (610 in the old system) is accepted.
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Statement of Purpose A Statement of Purpose, written in English must be mailed to ozcan.okdemir@boun.edu.tr before  April 24, 2013.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Other A sample essay on philosophy (see for sample essay details: http://www.phil.boun.edu.tr/index.php?request=maapplicationinstructions) written in English may also be mailed to the ozcan.okdemir@boun.edu.tr.
      Departmental Exams Written Exam Date: 12 May 2014
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / TB 130
      Oral Exam Date: 16 May 2014
      Oral Exam Hour/Place: 15:00 / TB 365
      Oral Exam Date: 17 May 2014
      Oral Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / TB 365
      Oral Exam Date: 19 May 2014
      Oral Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / TB 130
      Contact Person Name: Özcan Okdemir (Department secretary)
      Phone: 0212-359 65 58
      E-mail: ozcan.okdemir@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.phil.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota 5 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      GPA 3.00/4.00
      ALES Equal Weight: 55
      GRE / GMAT ALES Equal Weight 55 or GRE Quantitative score of 149 (610 in the old system) is accepted.
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      YDS/ÜDS/KPDS Minimum required score of 55 or an equivalent of it accepted by YÖK.
      Official Transcript An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.
      Diploma A graduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Statement of Purpose A Statement of Purpose, written in English and a sample essay on philosophy (see for sample essay details: http://www.phil.boun.edu.tr/index.php?request=phdapplicationinstructions) written in English must be mailed to ozcan.okdemir@boun.edu.tr before April 24, 2013.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Written Exam Date: 6 May 2014
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / TB 130
      Oral Exam Date: 9 May 2014
      Oral Exam Hour/Place: 15:00 / TB 365
      Oral Exam Date: 10 May 2014
      Oral Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / TB 365
      Contact Person Name: Özcan Okdemir (Department secretary)
      Phone: 0212-359 65 58
      E-mail: ozcan.okdemir@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.phil.boun.edu.tr
    • Political Science & International Relations

      M.A.

      Quota 14 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.75/4.00
      ALES Equal Weight: 80
      GRE / GMAT ALES Equal Weight 80 or
      GRE Quantitative score of 149 (610 in the old system),
      GRE Verbal score of 146 (400 in the old system),
      analytical writing score of 3.5 is accepted.
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Three academic reference letters
      Other A research proposal between 5-7 pages, type-written in English, on a topic that the applicant finds important and interesting. The proposal should include the research methods that will be employed, and the primary and secondary sources that will be used. Proposals longer than 7 pages and shorter than 5 pages will not be accepted.
      Departmental Exams Written Exam Date: 9 May 2014 
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / NH 303, NH 304
      Oral Exam Date: 16 May 2014 
      Oral Exam Hour/Place: 09:00 / IB 512
      Contact Person Department Assistants
      Phone: 0212-359 6805
      E-mail: polsgradadmissions@ boun.edu.tr
      http://www.pols.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota 7 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      GPA 3.00/4.00
      ALES Equal Weight: 80
      GRE / GMAT ALES Equal Weight 80 or
      GRE Quantitative score of 149 (610 in the old system),
      GRE Verbal score of 146 (400 in the old system),
      analytical writing score of 3.5 is accepted.
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      YDS/ÜDS/KPDS Minimum required score of 55 or an equivalent of it accepted by YÖK.
      Official Transcript An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.
      Diploma A graduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Three academic reference letters
      Other A research proposal between 10-15 pages, type-written in English, on a topic that the applicant finds important and interesting. The proposal should include the research methods that will be employed, and the primary and secondary sources that will be used. Proposals longer than 15 pages and shorter than 10 pages will not be accepted. One copy of the applicant’s MA thesis burned on a CD with pdf format must be submitted to the department.
      Departmental Exams Written Exam Date: 9 May 2014 
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / NH 303, NH 304
      Oral Exam Date: 16 May 2014 
      Oral Exam Hour/Place: 09:00 / IB 512
      Contact Person Department Assistants
      Phone: 0212-359 6805
      E-mail: polsgradadmissions@ boun.edu.tr
      http://www.pols.boun.edu.tr
    • Primary Education

      M.A.

      Quota 10 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.50/4.00
      ALES Equal Weight: 55
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Statement of Purpose Required
      Reference letter Two letters
      Reference letters are not required for students/graduates of B.U. Faculty of Education.
      Departmental Exams Written Exam Date: 5 May 2014
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00-13:00 / KPARK 01
      Oral Exam Date: 9 May 2014
      Oral Exam Hour/Place: 09:30 / ETA B407
      Contact Person Name: Research Assist. Gürsu Aşık, Işık Sabırlı
      Phone: 0212-359 67 96
      E-mail: gursu@boun.edu.tr
    • Psychology

      M.A.

      Quota 20 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.50/4.00
      ALES Equal Weight: 55
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Statement of Purpose Required
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Written Exam Date: 5 May 2014 
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / HKD 201
      Oral Exam Date: 9 May 2014 
      Oral Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / Department
      Contact Person Name: Prof. Bilge Ataca
      Phone: 0212-359 70 62
      E-mail: ataca@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.psychology.boun.edu.tr
    • Sociology

      M.A.

      Quota 12 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.75/4.00
      ALES Equal Weight: 55
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Statement of Purpose Required
      Reference letter Two letters
      Reference letters are not required for students/graduates of B.U. Sociology Department.
      Departmental Exams Written Exam Date/Hour:
      6 May 2014 / 17:00-19:00
      Written Exam Place: YD 106
      Oral Exam Date/Hour:
      22 May 2014 / 14:00-18:00 - 
      23 May 2014 / 10:00-17:00
      Oral Exam Place: Department
      Contact Person Department Assistants
      Phone: 0212-359 66 61
      E-mail: soc@boun.edu.tr
      http://sociology.boun.edu.tr
    • Sustainable Tourism Management

      M.A.

      Quota 10 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.50/4.00
      ALES Equal Weight: 70
      GRE / GMAT ALES Equal Weight: 70 or 
      GMAT score of 500 or 
      GRE Quantitative score of 154 (690 in the old system) is accepted.
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Statement of Purpose Required 
      Not exceeding 1000 words
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Written Exam Date: 16 May 2014 
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / HKA 310
      Oral Exam Date: 20-21 May 2014 
      Oral Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / Department
      Contact Person Name: Prof. Bengi Ertuna                   
      Phone: 0212 359 65 41                      
      E-mail: trm@boun.edu.tr 
      http://www.strm.boun.edu.tr
    • Translation and Interpreting Studies

      M.A.

      Quota 3 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.50/4.00
      ALES Equal Weight: 55 or Verbal: 55
      GRE / GMAT ALES Equal Weight: 55 or Verbal: 55 or 
      GRE Quantitative score of 149 (610 in the old system) or
      GMAT score of 450 is accepted.
      English proficiency BUEPT 60 or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 24 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 7, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Statement of Purpose Required
      Reference letter Two letters
      Written using the reference letter form at http://www.transint.boun.edu.tr.
      Departmental Exams Written Exam Date: 15 May 2014 
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00-13:00 / Department
      Oral Exam Date: 16 May 2014 
      Oral Exam Hour/Place: 10:00-13:00 / Department
      Contact Person Name: Buket Dabancalı
      Phone: 0212 - 359 65 16
      E-mail: transint@boun.edu.tr
      http//www.transint.boun.edu.tr
    • Turkish Language & Literature

      M.A.

      Quota 10 (Main class) + 1 (English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.70/4.00
      ALES Verbal: 70
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Statement of Purpose Required
      Reference letter Two letters
      Reference letters are not required for students/graduates of B.U. Department of Turkish Language & Literature.
      Departmental Exams Written Exam Date: 5 May 2014 Monday
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / NBZ 10
      Oral Exam Date: 7 May 2014 Wednesday
      Oral Exam Hour/Place: 13:30 / Department
      Contact Person Name: Assist.Prof. Halim Kara
      Phone: 0212-359 76 24
      E-mail: halim@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.turkishliterature.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota 10 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      GPA 3.30/4.00
      ALES Verbal: 70
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      YDS/ÜDS/KPDS Minimum required score of 55 or an equivalent of it accepted by YÖK.
      Official Transcript An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.
      Diploma A graduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Statement of Purpose Required
      Reference letter Two letters
      Reference letters are not required for students/graduates of B.U. Department of Turkish Language & Literature.
      Departmental Exams Written Exam Date: 5 May 2014 Monday
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / NBZ 10
      Oral Exam Date: 7 May 2014 Wednesday
      Oral Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / Department
      Contact Person Name: Assist.Prof. Halim Kara
      Phone: 0212-359 76 24
      E-mail: halim@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.turkishliterature.boun.edu.tr
    • Applicants are responsible for tracking any additional procedures that might be necessary once their applications have been submitted. Please contact the programs for more information.

  • Kandilli Observatory and Earthquake Research Institute
    • Earthquake Engineering

      M.S.

      Quota 15 (Main class) + 15 (English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.40/4.00
      ALES Quantitative: 60
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Other The candidate must hold an undergraduate degree in Civil Engineering.
      Departmental Exams Date: 7 May 2014
      Hour/Place: 10:00 / Department
      Contact Person Name: Prof. Eser Çaktı 
      Phone: 0216 516 32 23
      E-mail: eser.cakti@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.koeri.boun.edu.tr/depmuh_index.aspx    

      Ph.D. (With Undergraduate Degree)

      Quota 10 (Main class) + 10 (English preparatory class)
      GPA 3.00/4.00
      ALES Quantitative: 80
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      YDS/ÜDS/KPDS Minimum required score of 55 or an equivalent of it accepted by YÖK.
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Other The candidate must hold an undergraduate degree in Civil Engineering or Mechanical Engineering or Electrical - Electronic Engineering or Geophysics Engineering or Physics or Mathematics.
      Departmental Exams Date: 7 May 2014
      Hour/Place: 10:00 / Department
      Contact Person Name: Prof. Eser Çaktı 
      Phone: 0216 516 32 23
      E-mail: eser.cakti@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.koeri.boun.edu.tr/depmuh_index.aspx    

      Ph.D.

      Quota 10 (Esas sınıf) + 10 (Dil hazırlık sınıfı)
      GPA 3.00/4.00
      ALES Quantitative: 70
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      YDS/ÜDS/KPDS Minimum required score of 55 or an equivalent of it accepted by YÖK.
      Official Transcript An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.
      Diploma A graduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Other The candidate must hold a MS degree in Civil Engineering or Mechanical Engineering or Earthquake Engineering or Electrical-Electronic Engineering or Geophysics Engineering or Physics or Mathematics.
      Departmental Exams Date: 7 May 2014
      Hour/Place: 10:00 / Department
      Contact Person Name: Prof. Eser Çaktı 
      Phone: 0216 516 32 23
      E-mail: eser.cakti@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.koeri.boun.edu.tr/depmuh_index.aspx    
    • Geodesy

      M.S.

      Quota 15 (Main class) + 15 (English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.20/4.00
      ALES Quantitative: 60
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Other The priority will be given to the degree holders of 
      Geodesy and Photogrammetry Engineering / Geomatics Engineering / Surveying Engineering / Civil Engineering / Geology Engineering / Geophysics Engineering / Meteorological Engineering / Astronomy / Aeronautics and Astronautics / Geography / Marine Science / Urban and Regional Planning / Physics Engineering / Mathematical Engineering / Electronics Engineering / Statistics.
      Departmental Exams Date: 6 May 2014
      Hour/Place: 14:00 / Department
      Contact Person Name: Prof. Haluk Özener                             
      Phone: 0216-516 32 64
      E-mail: ozener@boun.edu.tr    
      http://jeodezi.boun.edu.tr  
    • Geophysics

      M.S.

      Quota 10 (Main class) + 10 (English preparatory class)
      GPA 2.25/4.00
      ALES Quantitative: 60
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Date: 22 May 2014
      Hour/Place: 10:30 / Department
      Contact Person Name: Prof. Nurcan Meral Özel                              
      Phone: 0216-516 32 71
      E-mail: ozeln@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.koeri.boun.edu.tr 

      Ph.D. (With Undergraduate Degree)

      Quota 2 (Main class) + 2 (English preparatory class)
      GPA 3.50/4.00
      ALES Quantitative: 80
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      YDS/ÜDS/KPDS Minimum required score of 55 or an equivalent of it accepted by YÖK.
      Official Transcript Required
      Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Date: 22 May 2014
      Hour/Place: 10:30 / Department
      Contact Person Name: Prof. Nurcan Meral Özel                              
      Phone: 0216-516 32 71
      E-mail: ozeln@boun.edu.tr   
      http://www.koeri.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota 5 (Main class) + 5 (English preparatory class)
      GPA 3.15/4.00
      ALES Quantitative: 70
      English proficiency BUEPT or 
      TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
      TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
      YDS/ÜDS/KPDS Minimum required score of 55 or an equivalent of it accepted by YÖK.
      Official Transcript An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.
      Diploma A graduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
      Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
      Reference letter Two letters
      Departmental Exams Date: 22 May 2014
      Hour/Place: 10:30 / Department
      Contact Person Name: Prof. Nurcan Meral Özel                              
      Phone: 0216-516 32 71
      E-mail: ozeln@boun.edu.tr    
      http://www.koeri.boun.edu.tr 
    • Applicants are responsible for tracking any additional procedures that might be necessary once their applications have been submitted. Please contact the programs for more information.