Graduate Programs Application


Application Period for 2018/2019 Fall Term 26 March - 13 April 2018

Electronic Application System Opens 26 March 2018 10:00 (Local Time)

Electronic Application System Closes 13 April 2018 17:00 (Local Time)

Departmental Exams 2-11 May 2018

English Proficiency Test (BUEPT) 30 May 2018

English Language Placement Exam (DBS) 11 June 2018

 

 

 

Graduate Programs Application Terms, Documents, and Quotas

  • Atatürk Institute for Modern Turkish History
    • Modern Turkish History

      M.A.

      Quota

      25 (Main class) + 2 (English preparatory class)

      GPA

      2.50/4.00

      ALES

      Equal Weight: 75 or Quantitative: 75 or Verbal: 75

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Equal Weight: 75 or ALES Quantitative: 75 or ALES Verbal: 75 or 
      GRE Quantitative score of 155 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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: 2 May 2018 
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 12:00 / NH 405
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 4 May 2018 
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / Atatürk Institute for Modern Turkish History

      Contact Person

      Name: Kadriye Aksoy
      Phone: 0212 359 65 80
      E-mail: kadriye.tamtekin@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.ata.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      13 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)

      GPA

      3.00/4.00

      ALES

      Equal Weight: 75 or Quantitative: 75 or Verbal: 75

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Equal Weight: 75 or ALES Quantitative: 75 or ALES Verbal: 75 or 
      GRE Quantitative score of 155 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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.
      Note: As BUEPT / IELTS / two year exemption rule due to being our own graduate are not accepted by YÖK, they will not satisfy the YDS/ÜDS/KPDS requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YOK) see:
      http://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2016/
      GENEL/EsdegerlikTablosu26022016.pdf

      Official Transcript

      An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.

      Diploma

      An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      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/Interview Date: 11 May 2018 
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / Atatürk Institute for Modern Turkish History

      Contact Person

      Name: Kadriye Aksoy
      Phone: 0212 359 65 80
      E-mail: kadriye.tamtekin@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.ata.boun.edu.tr

    • Unless otherwise indicated, masters programs are programs with thesis.
      Unless otherwise indicated, Ph.D. degree programs are applicable for candidates who have masters degrees.
      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: 75

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative: 75 or GRE Quantitative score of 156 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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

      Main class applicants must submit their English proficiency document until the departmental exam date.
      Main class applicants with missing English proficiency document will not be taken for the departmental exam.
      English preparatory class applicants must have an advanced level of English on English Language Placement Exam (DBS).

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 2-3 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / Refer to the program

      Contact Person

      Institute Secretariat
      Phone: 0216-516 34 36
      E-mail: bmesekreterlik@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.bme.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 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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.
      Note: As BUEPT / IELTS / two year exemption rule due to being our own graduate are not accepted by YÖK, they will not satisfy the YDS/ÜDS/KPDS requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YOK) see:
      http://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2016/
      GENEL/EsdegerlikTablosu26022016.pdf

      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/Interview Date: 2-3 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / Refer to the program

      Contact Person

      Institute Secretariat
      Phone: 0216-516 34 36
      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: 75

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative: 75 or GRE Quantitative score of 156 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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.
      Note: As BUEPT / IELTS / two year exemption rule due to being our own graduate are not accepted by YÖK, they will not satisfy the YDS/ÜDS/KPDS requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YOK) see:
      http://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2016/
      GENEL/EsdegerlikTablosu26022016.pdf

      Official Transcript

      An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.

      Diploma

      An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      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/Interview Date: 2-3 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / Refer to the program

      Contact Person

      Institute Secretariat
      Phone: 0216-516 34 36
      E-mail: bmesekreterlik@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.bme.boun.edu.tr

    • Unless otherwise indicated, masters programs are programs with thesis.
      Unless otherwise indicated, Ph.D. degree programs are applicable for candidates who have masters degrees.
      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

      2.25/ 4.00

      ALES

      Equal Weight: 75

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Equal Weight: 75 or GRE Quantitative score of 155 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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: 8 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:30 / HC 2
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 11 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:30 / Hisar Campus Institute Meeting Room

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Ali Kerem SAYSEL
      Phone: 0212 359 72 52
      E-mail: ali.saysel@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.iesc.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      5 (Main class) + 1 (English preparatory class)

      GPA

      3.25/4.00

      ALES

      Equal Weight: 80

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Equal Weight: 80 or GRE Quantitative score of 156 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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.
      Note: As BUEPT / IELTS / two year exemption rule due to being our own graduate are not accepted by YÖK, they will not satisfy the YDS/ÜDS/KPDS requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YOK) see:
      http://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2016/
      GENEL/EsdegerlikTablosu26022016.pdf

      Official Transcript

      An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.

      Diploma

      An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      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: 8 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:30 / HC 1
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 10 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:30 / Hisar Campus Institute Meeting Room

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Ali Kerem SAYSEL
      Phone: 0212 359 72 52
      E-mail: ali.saysel@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.iesc.boun.edu.tr

    • Environmental Technology

      M.S.

      Quota

      20 (Main class) + 10 (English preparatory class)

      GPA

      2.25/ 4.00

      ALES

      Equal Weight: 75

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Equal Weight: 75 or GRE Quantitative score of 155 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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: 8 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:30 / HC 2
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 11 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:30 / Hisar Campus Institute Meeting Room

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Nilsun İnce
      Phone: 0212 359 70 38
      E-mail: ince@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.iesc.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      5 (Main class) + 1 (English preparatory class)

      GPA

      3.25/4.00

      ALES

      Equal Weight: 80

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Equal Weight: 80 or GRE Quantitative score of 156 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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.
      Note: As BUEPT / IELTS / two year exemption rule due to being our own graduate are not accepted by YÖK, they will not satisfy the YDS/ÜDS/KPDS requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YOK) see:
      http://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2016/
      GENEL/EsdegerlikTablosu26022016.pdf

      Official Transcript

      An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.

      Diploma

      An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      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: 8 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:30 / HC 1
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 10 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:30 / Hisar Campus Institute Meeting Room

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Nilsun İnce
      Phone: 0212 359 70 38
      E-mail: ince@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

      If GPA: 2.25-2.49/4.00 then ALES Quantitative 85 or GRE Quantitative score of 160 is accepted.
      If GPA: 2.50 /4.00 and above then ALES Quantitative 80 or GRE Quantitative score of 158 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 8 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 11:00 / Department

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Ramazan Yıldırım
      Phone: 0212-359 7471
      E-mail: yildirra@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 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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.
      Note: As BUEPT / IELTS / two year exemption rule due to being our own graduate are not accepted by YÖK, they will not satisfy the YDS/ÜDS/KPDS requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YOK) see:
      http://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2016/
      GENEL/EsdegerlikTablosu26022016.pdf

      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

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 8 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 11:00 / Department

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Ramazan Yıldırım
      Phone: 0212-359 7471
      E-mail: yildirra@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

      If GPA: 3.10-3.24/4.00 then ALES Quantitative 85 or GRE Quantitative score of 160 is accepted.
      If GPA: 3.25/4.00 and above then ALES Quantitative 80 or GRE Quantitative score of 158 is accepted. 

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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.
      Note: As BUEPT / IELTS / two year exemption rule due to being our own graduate are not accepted by YÖK, they will not satisfy the YDS/ÜDS/KPDS requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YOK) see:
      http://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2016/
      GENEL/EsdegerlikTablosu26022016.pdf

      Official Transcript

      An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.

      Diploma

      An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      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

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 8 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 11:00 / Department

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Ramazan Yıldırım
      Phone: 0212-359 7471
      E-mail: yildirra@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.che.boun.edu.tr

    • Chemistry

      M.S.

      Quota

      20 (Main class) + 1 (English preparatory class)

      GPA

      2.40/4.00

      ALES

      Quantitative: 70

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative 70 or GRE Quantitative score of 155 is accepted. 

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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: 7 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / KB 126
      Interview Date: 7 May 2018
      Interview Hour/Place: 14:00 / Department Seminar Room

      Contact Person

      Name: Assoc.Prof. Şaron ÇATAK
      Phone: 0212 359 66 19
      E-mail: saron.catak@boun.edu.tr
      Name: Assist.Prof. Oktay DEMİRCAN
      Phonen: 0212 359 47 91
      E-mail: oktay.demircan@boun.edu.tr​

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      15 (Main class) + 1 (English preparatory class)

      GPA

      3.25/4.00

      ALES

      Quantitative: 70

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative 70 or GRE Quantitative score of 155 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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.
      Note: As BUEPT / IELTS / two year exemption rule due to being our own graduate are not accepted by YÖK, they will not satisfy the YDS/ÜDS/KPDS requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YOK) see:
      http://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2016/
      GENEL/EsdegerlikTablosu26022016.pdf

      Official Transcript

      An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.

      Diploma

      An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      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

      Undergraduate GPA should be minimum 2.40/4.00.

      Departmental Exams

      Written Exam Date: 7 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / KB 126
      Interview Date: 7 May 2018
      Interview Hour/Place: 14:00 / Department Seminar Room

      Contact Person

      Name: Assoc.Prof. Şaron ÇATAK
      Phone: 0212 359 66 19
      E-mail: saron.catak@boun.edu.tr
      Name: Assist.Prof. Oktay DEMİRCAN
      Phonen: 0212 359 47 91
      E-mail: oktay.demircan@boun.edu.tr​

    • Civil Engineering

      M.S.

      Quota

      Construction Management: 5 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      Construction Materials: 1 (Main Class) + 1 (English preparatory class)

      Geotechnical Eng.: 6 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      Hydraulics & Coastal Eng.: 3 (Main Class) + 1 (English preparatory class)
      Structural Eng.: 7 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      Transportation Eng.: 4 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)

      * In Electronic Application System, select "CIVIL ENGINEERING (MS/MA)" program for all fields.

      GPA

      2.50/4.00

      ALES

      Quantitative: 75

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative 75 or GRE Quantitative score of 155 is accepted. 

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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/Interview Date: 10 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / Department Meeting Room

      Contact Person

      Name: Assoc.Prof. Beliz Özorhon Orakçal
      Phone: 0212-359 64 25
      E-mail: beliz.ozorhon@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.ce.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      Construction Management: 2 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      Construction Materials: 1 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)

      Geotechnical Eng.: 5 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      Hydraulics & Coastal Eng.: 2 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      Structural Eng.: 5 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      Transportation Eng.: 2 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)

      * In Electronic Application System, select "CIVIL ENGINEERING (PHD)" program for all fields.

      GPA

      3.00/4.00

      ALES

      Quantitative: 75

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative 75 or GRE Quantitative score of 155 is accepted.  

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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.
      Note: As BUEPT / IELTS / two year exemption rule due to being our own graduate are not accepted by YÖK, they will not satisfy the YDS/ÜDS/KPDS requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YOK) see:
      http://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2016/
      GENEL/EsdegerlikTablosu26022016.pdf

      Official Transcript

      An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.

      Diploma

      An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      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/Interview Date: 11 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / Department Meeting Room

      Contact Person

      Name: Assoc.Prof. Beliz Özorhon Orakçal
      Phone: 0212-359 64 25
      E-mail: beliz.ozorhon@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.ce.boun.edu.tr

    • Computational Science and Engineering

      M.S.

      Quota

      10 (Main class) + 5 (English preparatory class)

      GPA

      2.20/4.00

      ALES

      Quantitative: 75

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative 75 or GRE Quantitative score of 155 is accepted. 

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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

      Applicant must be sponsored by a member of the Program.

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 10 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 14:00 / 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

      80 (Main class) + 1 (English preparatory class)

      GPA

      2.50/4.00

      ALES

      Quantitative: 80

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative 80 or GRE Quantitative score of 158 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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
      Letters of reference are required from all applicants except students/graduates of Bogazici University - Computer Engineering Department.

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 11 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 09:30-17:00 / Department

      Contact Person

      Name: Tuğba Yüzbaşı
      Phone: 0212 359 45 23 - 24
      E-mail: tugba.bostan@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.cmpe.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      30 (Main class) + 1 (English preparatory class)

      GPA

      3.00/4.00

      ALES

      Quantitative: 80

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative 80 or GRE Quantitative score of 158 is accepted. 

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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.
      Note: As BUEPT / IELTS / two year exemption rule due to being our own graduate are not accepted by YÖK, they will not satisfy the YDS/ÜDS/KPDS requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YOK) see:
      http://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2016/
      GENEL/EsdegerlikTablosu26022016.pdf

      Official Transcript

      An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.

      Diploma

      An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      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

      The completed "statement of purpose" of the Department of Computer Engineering should be uploaded on the application system at the time of application. Otherwise, the application will not be evaluated. The template of the "statement of purpose" can be accessed at https://www.cmpe.boun.edu.tr/
      graduate/cmpe/phd/application
      .

      Reference letter

      Two letters
      Letters of reference are required from all applicants except students/graduates of Bogazici University - Computer Engineering Department.

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 11 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 09:30-17:00 / Department

      Contact Person

      Name: Tuğba Yüzbaşı
      Phone: 0212 359 45 23 - 24
      E-mail: tugba.bostan@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.cmpe.boun.edu.tr

    • Electrical&Electronic Engineering

      M.S.

      Quota

      85 (Main class) + 6 (English preparatory class)

      GPA

      2.50/4.00

      ALES

      Quantitative:75

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative: 75 or 
      GRE Quantitative score of 156 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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, indicating applied option (1-Electronics, 2- Control, 3- Telecommunication&Signal Processing)

      Reference letter

      Two letters
      Letters of reference are required from all applicants except graduates of Bogazici University - Electrical&Electronic Engineering Department.

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 11 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / Department Meeting Room

      Contact Person

      Name: Assoc.Prof. İlke Ercan
      Phone: 0212-359 74 27
      E-mail: ilke.ercan@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.ee.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      40 (Main class) + 2 (English preparatory class)

      GPA

      3.15/4.00

      ALES

      Quantitative: 75

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative: 75 or 
      GRE Quantitative score of 156 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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.
      Note: As BUEPT / IELTS / two year exemption rule due to being our own graduate are not accepted by YÖK, they will not satisfy the YDS/ÜDS/KPDS requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YOK) see:
      http://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2016/
      GENEL/EsdegerlikTablosu26022016.pdf

      Official Transcript

      An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.

      Diploma

      An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      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, indicating the name of the program member to work with

      Reference letter

      Two letters
      Letters of reference are required from all applicants except M.S. graduates of Bogazici University -Electrical&Electronic Engineering Program.

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 10 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / Department Meeting Room

      Contact Person

      Name: Assist. Prof. Ahmet Öncü
      Phone: 0212-359 66 89
      E-mail: ahmet.oncu@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

      Grade point average of an applicant should be at least equal to 2.50/4.00. This condition should be satisfied both at the time of application and at the time of registration. Applications with a grade point average lower than 2.50/4.00 will not be considered.

      ALES

      Quantitative: 78

      All applicants should submit a valid ALES document with 78 or more ALES-Quantitative points or a valid GRE document with 161 or more GRE-Quantitative points during the application period. Otherwise, their applications will be ruled out.

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative 78 or GRE Quantitative score of 161 is accepted.

      All applicants should submit a valid ALES document with 78 or more ALES-Quantitative points or a valid GRE document with 161 or more GRE-Quantitative points during the application period. Otherwise, their applications will be ruled out.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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

      Letters of reference are required from all applicants except students/graduates of Bogazici University - Industrial Engineering Department.  

      Other

      All required documents except for reference letters and student disciplinary record should be submitted in full during the application period. 
      If an applicant fails to submit reference letters and student disciplinary record before the end of the application period, he/she must make sure that he/she completes his/her application by sending his/her reference letters and student disciplinary record to the department shortly after the application period.
      If an applicant is found to be successful during the pre-selection process, his/her application must be complete before he/she receives an invitation for the domain proficiency exam.
      An applicant without a fully complete application cannot take the domain proficiency exam.

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 4 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 13:00 / Department

      Contact Person

      Name: Assoc.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

      Grade point average of an applicant should be at least equal to 3.00/4.00. This condition should be satisfied both at the time of application and at the time of registration. Applications with a grade point average lower than 3.00/4.00 will not be considered.

      ALES

      Quantitative: 78 

      All applicants should submit a valid ALES document with 78 or more ALES-Quantitative points or a valid GRE document with 161 or more GRE-Quantitative points during the application period to the application system or the latest on 8 June 2018 to the deparment. Otherwise, their applications will be ruled out.

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative 78 or GRE Quantitative score of 161 is accepted. 

      All applicants should submit a valid ALES document with 78 or more ALES-Quantitative points or a valid GRE document with 161 or more GRE-Quantitative points during the application period to the application system or the latest on 8 June 2018 to the deparment. Otherwise, their applications will be ruled out.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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.
      Note: As BUEPT / IELTS / two year exemption rule due to being our own graduate are not accepted by YÖK, they will not satisfy the YDS/ÜDS/KPDS requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YOK) see:
      http://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2016/
      GENEL/EsdegerlikTablosu26022016.pdf

      Official Transcript

      An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.

      Diploma

      An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      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

      Letters of reference are required from all applicants except students/graduates of Bogazici University - Industrial Engineering Department. 

      Other

      All required documents except for reference letters and student disciplinary record should be submitted in full during the application period.
      If an applicant fails to submit reference letters and student disciplinary record before the end of the application period, he/she must make sure that he/she completes his/her application by sending his/her reference letters and student disciplinary record to the department shortly after the application period.
      If an applicant is found to be successful during the pre-selection process, his/her application must be complete before he/she receives an invitation for the domain proficiency exam.
      An applicant without a fully complete application cannot take the domain proficiency exam.

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 4 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 13:00 / Department

      Contact Person

      Name: Assoc.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

      2.50/4.00

      ALES

      Quantitative: 70

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative 70 or GRE Quantitative score of 155 is accepted. 

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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: 3 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 09:30 / TB 130
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 4 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 09:30 / TB 130

      Contact Person

      Name: Assoc.Prof. Tuğrul 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 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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.
      Note: As BUEPT / IELTS / two year exemption rule due to being our own graduate are not accepted by YÖK, they will not satisfy the YDS/ÜDS/KPDS requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YOK) see:
      http://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2016/
      GENEL/EsdegerlikTablosu26022016.pdf

      Official Transcript

      An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.

      Diploma

      An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      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: 3 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 09:30 / TB 130
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 4 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 09:30 / TB 130

      Contact Person

      Name: Assoc.Prof. Tuğrul 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

      2.50 /4.00

      ALES

      Quantitative: 75

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative 75 or GRE Quantitative score of 155 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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

      Candidates who pass the pre-evaluation will be announced on me@boun.edu.tr one week before the interview date.

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 11 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / Department Meeting Room

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Kunt Atalık
      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

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative 75 or GRE Quantitative score of 155 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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.
      Note: As BUEPT / IELTS / two year exemption rule due to being our own graduate are not accepted by YÖK, they will not satisfy the YDS/ÜDS/KPDS requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YOK) see:
      http://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2016/
      GENEL/EsdegerlikTablosu26022016.pdf

      Official Transcript

      An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.

      Diploma

      An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      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 who pass the pre-evaluation will be announced on me@boun.edu.tr one week before the interview date.

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 11 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 14:00 / Department Meeting Room

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Kunt Atalık
      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 is accepted. 

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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: 7 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / Department, KP 315
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 8 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / Department, KP 315

      Contact Person

      Name: Assoc.Prof. Stefan H. Fuss
      Phone: 0212-359 72 29
      E-mail: stefan.fuss@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 155 is accepted. 

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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.
      Note: As BUEPT / IELTS / two year exemption rule due to being our own graduate are not accepted by YÖK, they will not satisfy the YDS/ÜDS/KPDS requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YOK) see:
      http://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2016/
      GENEL/EsdegerlikTablosu26022016.pdf

      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: 7 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / Department, KP 315
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 8 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / Department, KP 315

      Contact Person

      Name: Assoc.Prof. Stefan H. Fuss
      Phone: 0212-359 72 29
      E-mail: stefan.fuss@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.bio.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      5 (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 155 is accepted. 

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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.
      Note: As BUEPT / IELTS / two year exemption rule due to being our own graduate are not accepted by YÖK, they will not satisfy the YDS/ÜDS/KPDS requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YOK) see:
      http://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2016/
      GENEL/EsdegerlikTablosu26022016.pdf

      Official Transcript

      An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.

      Diploma

      An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      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: 7 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / Department, KP 315
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 8 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / Department, KP 315

      Contact Person

      Name: Assoc.Prof. Stefan H. Fuss
      Phone: 0212-359 72 29
      E-mail: stefan.fuss@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: 70

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative: 70 or 
      GRE Quantitative score of 155 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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: 10 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / KB 309

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Levent KURNAZ
      Phone: 0212-359 72 79
      E-mail: kurnaz@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.phys.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D. (With Undergraduate Degree)

      Quota

      10 (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 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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.
      Note: As BUEPT / IELTS / two year exemption rule due to being our own graduate are not accepted by YÖK, they will not satisfy the YDS/ÜDS/KPDS requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YOK) see:
      http://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2016/
      GENEL/EsdegerlikTablosu26022016.pdf

      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

      Written Exam Date: 10 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / KB 309

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Levent KURNAZ
      Phone: 0212-359 72 79
      E-mail: kurnaz@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.phys.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      20 (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 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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.
      Note: As BUEPT / IELTS / two year exemption rule due to being our own graduate are not accepted by YÖK, they will not satisfy the YDS/ÜDS/KPDS requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YOK) see:
      http://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2016/
      GENEL/EsdegerlikTablosu26022016.pdf

      Official Transcript

      An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.

      Diploma

      An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      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

      Written Exam Date: 10 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / KB 309

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Levent KURNAZ
      Phone: 0212-359 72 79
      E-mail: kurnaz@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.phys.boun.edu.tr

    • Secondary School Science and Mathematics Education

      M.S.

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2018/2019 Fall Term.

    • Systems & Control Engineering

      M.S.

      Quota

      15 (Main class) + 5 (English preparatory class)

      GPA

      2.50/4.00

      ALES

       Quantitative: 75

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative 75 or GRE Quantitative score of 156 is accepted.  

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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: 4 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / Department of Electrical&Electronic Engineering
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 8 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place : 15:00 / Department of Electrical&Electronic Engineering

      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
    • Clinical Psychology

      M.A.

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2018/2019 Fall Term.

    • Cognitive Science

      M.A.

      Quota

      10 (Main class) + 1 (English preparatory class)

      GPA

      2.50/4.00

      ALES

      Equal Weight: 60
      (Original score card should be submitted.)

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Equal Weight 60 or
      GRE Quantitative score of 150 is accepted.
      (Original score card should be submitted.)

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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, written in English.

      Reference letter

      Two letters
      At least one of the reference letters must evaluate the candidate academically.

      Departmental Exams

      Written Exam Date: 2 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 09:00-11:00 / NH 302 - NH 304
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 9 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 14:00-18:00 / John Freely Building - Visual perception laboratory

      Contact Person

      Name: Assist.Prof. İnci Ayhan
      Phone: 0212-359 70 51
      E-mail: inci.ayhan@boun.edu.tr

    • Conference Interpreting

      M.A. (Non-Thesis)

      Quota

      8 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)

      GPA

      2.25/4.00

      ALES

      ALES score is not required.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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 brief Statement of Purpose is required

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Other

      Candidates should submit the Application Form, which can be downloaded from http//www.transint.boun.edu.tr .
      Candidates should be able to attend the classes full-time during the week.


      Applicants are expected to have good commend over at least two of the languages, which are specified inside the program, other than their native language. Amongst these languages at least one of them should be at A level, at least one of them should be at B level, and at least one of them should be at C level. If the applicants have a document that shows their level over a language, they are expected to attach that document to their application. Inside the 2018/2019 academic year applicants qualified for the language combinations of Turkish (A), English (B), German and/or Italian (C) may apply for the program.

      Departmental Exams

      Written Exam Date: 4 May 2018 
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / JF 401 (Sim lab)
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 7 May 2018 
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / JF 401 (Sim lab)

      Contact Person

      Name: Research Assistants
      Phone: 0212 - 359 65 16
      E-mail: transintbu@gmail.com
      http//www.transint.boun.edu.tr

    • Cultural & Critical Studies

      M.A.

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2018/2019 Fall Term.

    • Economics

      M.A.

      Quota

      30 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)

      GPA

      2.50/4.00

      ALES

      Quantitative: 80

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative: 80 or
      [GRE Quantitative score of 157 and
      analytical writing score of 3.0 and
      quantitative + verbal score of 288] is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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 2 pages.

      Reference letter

      Two letters
      If the recommendation letter writer is a faculty member of B.U. Department of Economics, it would suffice to mention his/her name in the application form.

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date/Hour:
      4 May 2018 / 10:00 &
      8 May 2018 / 10:00

      Oral Exam/Interview Place:
      Natuk Birkan Building,
      2nd Floor, Murat Sertel Lounge

      Contact Person

      Name: Assist.Prof. Malik Çürük
      Phone:  0212-359 65 05
      E-mail: econgrad@boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      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 and
      analytical writing score of 3.0 and
      quantitative + verbal score of 288] is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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.
      Note: As BUEPT / IELTS / two year exemption rule due to being our own graduate are not accepted by YÖK, they will not satisfy the YDS/ÜDS/KPDS requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YOK) see:
      http://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2016/
      GENEL/EsdegerlikTablosu26022016.pdf

      Official Transcript

      An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.

      Diploma

      An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      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 2 pages.

      Reference letter

      Two letters
      If the recommendation letter writer is a faculty member of B.U. Department of Economics, it would suffice to mention his/her name in the application form.

      Other

      A research proposal (between 2000 and 4000 words) that describes the research topic that the candidate plans to study for his/her Ph.D. thesis in detail.

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 3 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / 
      Natuk Birkan Building, 2nd Floor, 
      Murat Sertel Lounge

      Contact Person

      Name: Assist.Prof. Malik Çürük
      Phone:  0212-359 65 05
      E-mail: econgrad@boun.edu.tr

    • Educational Sciences

      M.A.

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2018/2019 Fall Term.

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2018/2019 Fall Term.

    • Educational Technology

      M.A.

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2018/2019 Fall Term.

    • English Literature

      M.A.

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2018/2019 Fall Term.

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2018/2019 Fall Term.

    • Foreign Language Education (English Language Education)

      M.A.

      Quota

      12 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)

      GPA

      2.50/4.00

      ALES

      Equal Weight/Verbal/Quantitative: 75

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Equal Weight/Verbal/Quantitative: 75
      or
      [GRE Quantitative score of 155 and GRE Verbal score of 155] is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT "B" or
      TOEFL® (IBT) 108, TWE 24 or 
      TOEFL® (PBT) 627, TWE 4.5

      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

      Individuals with a B.A. degree in English Language Education are eligible for admission to the M.A. program. Individuals who have an undergraduate degree in other fields may also apply provided that they have a valid teaching certificate or at least one year of experience in English language education.

      Departmental Exams

      Written Exam Date: 8 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00-11:30 / NH 303 & NH 201
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 9 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00-17:00 / EF 506

      Contact Person

      Name: Research Assist. Ecehan SÖNMEZ
      Phone: 0212 -359 74 06
      E-mail: ecehan.sonmez@boun.edu.tr
      http://fled.boun.edu.tr/home/

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      12 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)

      GPA

      3.00/4.00

      ALES

      Equal Weight/Verbal/Quantitative: 75

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Equal Weight/Verbal/Quantitative: 75
      or
      [GRE Quantitative score of 155 and GRE Verbal score of 155] is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT "B" or
      TOEFL® (IBT) 108, TWE 24 or 
      TOEFL® (PBT) 627, TWE 4.5

      YDS/ÜDS/KPDS

      Minimum required score of 90 or an equivalent of it accepted by YÖK.
      Note: As BUEPT / IELTS / two year exemption rule due to being our own graduate are not accepted by YÖK, they will not satisfy the YDS/ÜDS/KPDS requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YOK) see:
      http://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2016/
      GENEL/EsdegerlikTablosu26022016.pdf

      Official Transcript

      An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.

      Diploma

      An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      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, written in English.

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Other

      The Ph.D. program is open only to master’s degree holders who have either a bachelor’s degree or a master’s degree in the field of English language education or applied linguistics. Those with a degree in other disciplines may also apply, provided that they have a valid teaching certificate or at least two years’ experience in English language education.

      Only those with a master's degree with thesis can apply. An official document that certifies the master's thesis is required.

       

      Departmental Exams

      Written Exam-1 Date: 8 May 2018
      Written Exam-1 Hour/Place: 10:00-11:30 / NH 201
      Written Exam-2 Date: 8 May 2018

      Written Exam-2 Hour/Place: 14:00-16:00 / EF 02 & EF 05
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 10 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00-17:00 / EF 506

      Contact Person

      Name: Research Assist. Ecehan SÖNMEZ
      Phone: 0212 -359 74 06
      E-mail: ecehan.sonmez@boun.edu.tr
      http://fled.boun.edu.tr/home/

    • Guidance and Psychological Counseling

      M.A.

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2018/2019 Fall Term.

    • History

      M.A.

      Quota

      12 (Main class) + 1 (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 and
      GRE Verbal score of 149 and
      analytical writing score of 3.5] is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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
      Written in English, double spaced, not exceeding 4 pages, stating 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: 4 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 17:00 / NH 405
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 11 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / University Cultural Heritage Museum

      Contact Person

      Name: Research Assist. Yener Koç
      Phone: 0212-359 65 44
      E-mail: yenerko@gmail.com
      Name: Research Assist. Berna Kamay
      Phone: 0212 359 65 44                         
      E-mail: bernakamay@gmail.com
      http://hist.boun.edu.tr 

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      4 (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 and
      GRE Verbal score of 150 and
      analytical writing score of 3.5] is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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 65 or an equivalent of it accepted by YÖK.
      Note: As BUEPT / IELTS / two year exemption rule due to being our own graduate are not accepted by YÖK, they will not satisfy the YDS/ÜDS/KPDS requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YOK) see:
      http://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2016/
      GENEL/EsdegerlikTablosu26022016.pdf

      Official Transcript

      An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.

      Diploma

      An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      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
      Written in English, not exceeding 6 pages, stating research interest.

      Reference letter

      Two letters
      Reference letters are not required for students/graduates of B.U. History Department.

      Other

      Applicants must submit a writing sample: Copy of the Master's Thesis (or a section of it if not yet finished) or an article.

      Departmental Exams

      Written Exam Date: 4 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 17:00 / NH 405
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 11 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / University Cultural Heritage Museum

      Contact Person

      Name: Research Assist. Yener Koç
      Phone: 0212-359 65 44
      E-mail: yenerko@gmail.com
      Name: Research Assist. Berna Kamay
      Phone: 0212 359 65 44                         
      E-mail: bernakamay@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: 75

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Equal Weight: 75 or 
      GMAT score of 600 or 
      GRE Quantitative score of 155 is accepted.
      Original score cards must be submitted to the department.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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 by a referee using the reference letter form at http://adaylar.boun.edu.tr/Content/Files/
      Referans_Mektubu_Formati.pdf
      .

      Departmental Exams

      Written Exam Date: 8 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00-12:00 / A 303
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 10 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 09:00 / UTB Meeting Room

      Contact Person

      Name: Assist.Prof. Oğuzhan Aygören
      Phone: 0212-359 69 77, 0212-359 64 59
      E-mail: oguzhan.aygoren@boun.edu.tr

    • Learning Sciences

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      5 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)

      GPA

      3.25/4.00

      ALES

      Equal Weight: 70

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Equal Weight: 70 or GRE Quantitative score of 153 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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.
      Note: As BUEPT / IELTS / two year exemption rule due to being our own graduate are not accepted by YÖK, they will not satisfy the YDS/ÜDS/KPDS requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YOK) see:
      http://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2016/
      GENEL/EsdegerlikTablosu26022016.pdf

      Official Transcript

      An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.

      Diploma

      An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      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
      Stating research interest.

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Departmental Exams

      Written Exam Date: 7 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / ETB 511
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 11 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / ETB 511

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Yavuz Akpınar
      E-mail: akpinar@boun.edu.tr

    • Linguistics

      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
      [GRE Quantitative score of 149 and GRE Verbal score of 146] is accepted. 

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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
      Written in English, not exceeding 500 words.

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Departmental Exams

      Written Exam Date: 3 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 09:00-11:00 / NH 103 
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 4 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00-16:00 / JF 321

      Contact Person

      Name: Assoc.Prof. Balkız ÖZTÜRK
      Phone: 0212-359 49 11
      E-mail: balkiz.ozturk@boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2018/2019 Fall Term.

    • Management

      M.B.A. (Non-Thesis)

      Quota

      20 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)

      GPA

      2.50/4.00

      ALES

      ALES is not accepted.

      GRE / GMAT

      GMAT score of 600 or
      [GRE Verbal score of 147 and 
      GRE Quantitative score of 157] is required.
      Original score cards must be submitted to the department.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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
      It is also necessary to graduates of Boğaziçi University.

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 3 May 2018 
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / IB 412 - IB 512

      Contact Person

      Name: Assoc.Prof. Atilla Odabaşı
      Phone: 0212-359 65 03
      E-mail: management@boun.edu.tr

      M.A.

      Quota

      15 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)

      GPA

      2.75/4.00

      ALES

      ALES is not accepted.

      GRE / GMAT

      GMAT score of 600 or
      [GRE Verbal score of 147  and 
      GRE Quantitative score of 157] is required.
      Original score cards must be submitted to the department.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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
      It is also necessary to graduates of Boğaziçi University.

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 4 May 2018 
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / IB 412 - IB 512

      Contact Person

      Name: Assoc.Prof. Atilla Odabaşı
      Phone: 0212-359 65 03
      E-mail: management@boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      8 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)

      GPA

      3.25/4.00

      ALES

      ALES is not accepted.

      GRE / GMAT

      GMAT score of 600 or
      [GRE Verbal score of 147 and
      GRE Quantitative score of 157] is accepted.
      Original score cards must be submitted to the department.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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.
      Note: As BUEPT / IELTS / two year exemption rule due to being our own graduate are not accepted by YÖK, they will not satisfy the YDS/ÜDS/KPDS requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YOK) see:
      http://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2016/
      GENEL/EsdegerlikTablosu26022016.pdf

      Official Transcript

      An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.

      Diploma

      An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      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
      It is also necessary to graduates of Boğaziçi University.

      Departmental Exams

      Written Exam Date: 7 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 /  IB 102
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 7 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place : 13:00 /  IB 412 - IB 512

      Contact Person

      Name: Assoc.Prof. Atilla Odabaşı
      Phone: 0212-359 65 03
      E-mail: management@boun.edu.tr

    • Management Information Systems

      M.A.

      Quota

      10 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)

      GPA

      2.50/4.00

      ALES

      Equal Weight: 75

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Equal Weight: 75 or 
      GRE Quantitative score of 155 or
      GMAT score of 600 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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: 7 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / Hisar Campus, D 301
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 9 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / Hisar Campus, Department

      Contact Person

      Name: Abide Coşkun
      Phone: 212-359 69 33
      E-mail: abide.coskun@boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      5 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)

      GPA

      3.20/4.00

      ALES

      Equal Weight: 77

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Equal Weight: 77 or 
      GRE Quantitative score of 155 or
      GMAT score of 600 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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.
      Note: As BUEPT / IELTS / two year exemption rule due to being our own graduate are not accepted by YÖK, they will not satisfy the YDS/ÜDS/KPDS requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YOK) see:
      http://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2016/
      GENEL/EsdegerlikTablosu26022016.pdf

      Official Transcript

      An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.

      Diploma

      An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      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) or a Management Information Systems (or equivalent) Master's degree (without thesis) if the registration date is before 06.02.2013.

      Departmental Exams

      Written Exam Date: 7 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / Hisar Campus, D 301
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 10 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / Hisar Campus, Department Meeting Room

      Contact Person

      Name: Abide Coşkun
      Phone: 212-359 69 33
      E-mail: abide.coskun@boun.edu.tr

    • Philosophy

      M.A.

      Quota

      12 (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 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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 shvoss@gmail.com before April 20, 2018.

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Other

      A sample essay on philosophy written in English (not compulsory, recommended)

      Departmental Exams

      Written Exam Date: 2 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 09:00 - 17:00 / Refer to the program
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 7-9 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 09:00 - 17:00 / Refer to the program

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Stephen Voss
      Phone: 0212-359 66 59
      E-mail: shvoss@gmail.com
      www.phil.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      7 (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 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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.
      Note: As BUEPT / IELTS / two year exemption rule due to being our own graduate are not accepted by YÖK, they will not satisfy the YDS/ÜDS/KPDS requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YOK) see:
      http://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2016/
      GENEL/EsdegerlikTablosu26022016.pdf

      Official Transcript

      An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.

      Diploma

      An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      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 written in English are required.

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Departmental Exams

      Written Exam Date: 2 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 09:00 - 17:00 / Refer to the program
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 10 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 09:00 - 17:00 / Refer to the program

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Stephen Voss
      Phone: 0212-359 66 59
      E-mail: shvoss@gmail.com
      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 and
      GRE Verbal score of 146 and
      analytical writing score of 3.5] is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, TWE 4.5 or 
      TOEFL® (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or 
      IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5

      Official Transcript

      Required
      Official transcripts that show all the undergraduate and graduate (if any) courses taken, grades received, and the grade point averages obtained.

      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 with a double space and Times New Roman, 12pt, 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. Please drop a hard copy of the research proposal to the T.A offices (IB208 and IB203) located in the Faculty of Administrative Sciences Building (Washburn Hall). Proposals longer than 7 pages and shorter than 5 pages will not be accepted.

      Departmental Exams

      Written Exam Date: 4 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00-13:00 / NH 301
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 11 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00-17:00 / 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

      Gradute GPA should be minimum 3.00/4.00

      Undergraduate GPA should be minimum 2.75/4.00.

      ALES

      Equal Weight: 80

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Equal Weight 80 or
      [GRE Quantitative score of 149 and
      GRE Verbal score of 146 and
      analytical writing score of 3.5] is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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.
      Note: As BUEPT / IELTS / two year exemption rule due to being our own graduate are not accepted by YÖK, they will not satisfy the YDS/ÜDS/KPDS requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YOK) see:
      http://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2016/
      GENEL/EsdegerlikTablosu26022016.pdf

      Official Transcript

      An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.
      Official transcripts certifying all the courses, grades and grade point averages taken during undergraduate and graduate study are required.

      Diploma

      An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      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.
      A copy of the diploma authenticated by a notary public or an official certificate of graduation taken from the undergraduate school are accepted.

      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, with a double space and Times New Roman, 12pt, 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. Please drop a hard copy of the research proposal to the T.A offices (IB208 and IB203) located in the Faculty of Administrative Sciences Building (Washburn Hall). 
      One copy of the applicant’s M.A. thesis burned on a CD with pdf format must be submitted to the department.

      Departmental Exams

      Written Exam Date: 4 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00-13:00 / NH 301
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 11 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00-17:00 / 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 (Main class) + 1 (English preparatory class)

      GPA

      2.50/4.00

      ALES

      Equal Weight: 55

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Equal Weight 55 or GRE Quantitative score of 149 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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, written in English.
      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. Faculty of Education.

      Departmental Exams

      Written Exam Date: 2 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00-13:00 / ET-B 415
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 11 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00-13:00 / ET-B 407

      Contact Person

      Name: Mine Göl Güven
      Phone: 0212-359 73 13
      E-mail: mine.golguven@boun.edu.tr

    • Psychology

      M.A.

      Quota

      12 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)

      GPA

      2.50/4.00

      ALES

      Equal Weight: 55

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Equal Weight: 55 or GRE Quantitative score of 149 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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, written in English.

      Reference letter

      Two letters
      Letters of reference are not required for students of B.U. Department of Psychology.

      Departmental Exams

      Written Exam Date: 4 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00-13:00 / EF 106, EF 206
      Oral Exam/Interview Date/Hour :11 May 2018 / 10.00
      Oral Exam/Interview Place : Psychology Seminar Room

      Contact Person

      Name: Research Assist. Mustafa Fırat
      Phone: 0212-359 67 57
      E-mail: psy@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 or GMAT score of 450 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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.
      Note: As BUEPT / IELTS / two year exemption rule due to being our own graduate are not accepted by YÖK, they will not satisfy the YDS/ÜDS/KPDS requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YOK) see:
      http://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2016/
      GENEL/EsdegerlikTablosu26022016.pdf

      Official Transcript

      An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.

      Diploma

      An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      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

      Written Exam, a Research Proposal and Oral Exam

      Details of the research project proposal required for the application to Phd program: 

      -The research project proposal will be written in English, and topic of the proposal will be determined by the applicant. The topic should be independently developed by the applicant. The proposal should not exceed 3000 words (excluding references). 
      -It is expected that the proposed project is novel, theoretically meaningful, and feasible. 
      -The proposal should include a detailed literature review, aim (or aims) of the project, methodology of the proposed research, and a clear plan for data analysis. 
      -The proposal should also include a 150-200 word abstract. 
      -APA rules should be followed. 
      -Applicants are advised to e-mail to psy@boun.edu.tr for further information regarding the format of the research proposal.

      Departmental Exams

      Written Exam Date: 4 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00-13:00 / EF 106, EF 206
      Oral Exam/Interview Date/Hour :11 May 2018 / 10.00
      Oral Exam/Interview Place : Psychology Seminar Room

      Contact Person

      Name: Research Assist. Mustafa Fırat
      Phone: 0212-359 67 57
      E-mail: psy@boun.edu.tr

    • Social Policy

      M.A.

      Quota

      5 (Main class) + 1 (English preparatory class)

      GPA

      2.75/4.00

      ALES

      Equal Weight: 55

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Equal Weight: 55 or GRE Quantitative score of 149 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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 academic reference letters

      Departmental Exams

      Written Exam Date: 10 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00-12:30 / Nafi Baba Building, Room: 201 & 204
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 11 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00-17:00 / Social Policy Forum

      Contact Person

      Name: Department secretariat
      Phone: 0212-359 75 64
      E-mail: socpol@boun.edu.tr

    • Sociology

      M.A.

      Quota

      10 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)

      GPA

      2.75/4.00

      ALES

      Equal Weight: 55

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Equal Weight: 55 or GRE Quantitative score of 149 or GMAT score of 450 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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: 3 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 17:00 / NB 119
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 10 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 09:30-17:30 / Sociology Building, Room:102

      Contact Person

      Department Assistants
      Phone: 0212-359 66 61
      E-mail: soc@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 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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 
      Written in English, not exceeding 1000 words.

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Departmental Exams

      Written Exam Date: 2 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / Hisar Campus C 215
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 3 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 13:30 / Hisar Campus B 324

      Candidates who will apply from abroad will be given online examination opportunity at the same dates as the written and oral exams.

      Contact Person

      Name: Assist.Prof. Burçin Hatipoğlu                   
      Phone: 0212 359 65 41                      
      E-mail: trm@boun.edu.tr 
      http://www.strm.boun.edu.tr

    • Translation and Interpreting Studies

      M.A.

      Quota

      6 (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 and
      GRE Verbal score of 146] is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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 brief Statement of Purpose is required

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Other

      Candidates should submit the Reference and Application Form, which can be downloaded from http//www.transint.boun.edu.tr .
      Candidates should be able to attend the classes full-time during the week.

      Departmental Exams

      Written Exam Date: 9 May 2018 
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 / JF 401 Sim Lab
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 11 May 2018 
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / JF 401 Sim Lab

      Contact Person

      Name: Research Assistants
      Phone: 0212 - 359 65 16
      E-mail: transintbu@gmail.com
      http//www.transint.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2018/2019 Fall Term.

    • Turkish Language & Literature

      M.A.

      Quota

      10 (Main class) + 1 (English preparatory class)

      GPA

      2.70/4.00

      ALES

      Verbal: 70

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Verbal: 70 or GRE Quantitative score of 149 is accepted. 

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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: 2 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 09:30 / NB 119
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 4 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 13:30 / Department Seminar Room

      Contact Person

      Name: Assist.Prof. Erol Köroğlu
      Phone: 0212-359 72 33
      E-mail: erol.koroglu@boun.edu.tr
      Name: Assist.Prof. Tülay Gençtürk Demircioğlu
      Phone: 0212-359 69 12
      E-mail: gencturk@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.turkishliterature.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      10 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)

      We will only accept students in the subfield of New Turkish Literature.

      GPA

      3.50/4.00

      ALES

      Verbal: 70

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Verbal: 70 or GRE Quantitative score of 149 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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.
      Note: As BUEPT / IELTS / two year exemption rule due to being our own graduate are not accepted by YÖK, they will not satisfy the YDS/ÜDS/KPDS requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YOK) see:
      http://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2016/
      GENEL/EsdegerlikTablosu26022016.pdf

      Official Transcript

      An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.

      Diploma

      An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      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: 2 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 09:30 / NB 119
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 4 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / Department Seminar Room

      Contact Person

      Name: Assist.Prof. Erol Köroğlu
      Phone: 0212-359 72 33
      E-mail: erol.koroglu@boun.edu.tr
      Name: Assist.Prof. Tülay Gençtürk Demircioğlu
      Phone: 0212-359 69 12
      E-mail: gencturk@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

      2.60/4.00

      ALES

      Quantitative: 60

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative: 60 or GRE Quantitative score of 150 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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

      Written Exam/Interview Date: 2 May 2018
      Written Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / Kandilli Campus, Department of Earthquake Engineering Building
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 9 May 2018

      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / Kandilli Campus, Department of Earthquake Engineering Building

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Eser Çaktı 
      Phone: 0216 516 32 23
      E-mail: eser.cakti@gmail.com
      http://koeri.boun.edu.tr 

      Ph.D. (With Undergraduate Degree)

      Quota

      15 (Main class) + 5 (English preparatory class)

      GPA

      3.00/4.00

      ALES

      Quantitative: 80

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative: 80 or GRE Quantitative score of 157 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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.
      Note: As BUEPT / IELTS / two year exemption rule due to being our own graduate are not accepted by YÖK, they will not satisfy the YDS/ÜDS/KPDS requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YOK) see:
      http://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2016/
      GENEL/EsdegerlikTablosu26022016.pdf

      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

      Written Exam/Interview Date: 2 May 2018
      Written Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / Kandilli Campus, Department of Earthquake Engineering Building
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 9 May 2018

      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / Kandilli Campus, Department of Earthquake Engineering Building

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Eser Çaktı 
      Phone: 0216 516 32 23
      E-mail: eser.cakti@gmail.com
      http://koeri.boun.edu.tr 

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      10 (Main class) + 10 (English preparatory class)

      GPA

      3.00/4.00

      ALES

      Quantitative: 70

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative: 70 or GRE Quantitative score of 154 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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.
      Note: As BUEPT / IELTS / two year exemption rule due to being our own graduate are not accepted by YÖK, they will not satisfy the YDS/ÜDS/KPDS requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YOK) see:
      http://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2016/
      GENEL/EsdegerlikTablosu26022016.pdf

      Official Transcript

      An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.

      Diploma

      An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      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 an MS degree in Civil Engineering or Mechanical Engineering or Earthquake Engineering or Electrical-Electronic Engineering or Geophysics Engineering or Physics or Mathematics.

      Departmental Exams

      Written Exam/Interview Date: 2 May 2018
      Written Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / Kandilli Campus, Department of Earthquake Engineering Building
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 9 May 2018

      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / Kandilli Campus, Department of Earthquake Engineering Building

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Eser Çaktı 
      Phone: 0216 516 32 23
      E-mail: eser.cakti@gmail.com
      http://koeri.boun.edu.tr 

    • Earthquake Risk Reduction

      M.S. (Non-Thesis)

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2018/2019 Fall Term.

    • Geodesy

      M.S.

      Quota

      15 (Main class) + 8 (English preparatory class)

      GPA

      2.20/4.00

      ALES

      Quantitative: 60

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative: 60 or GRE Quantitative score of 150 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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: 3 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 /  Kandilli Campus, Department of Geodesy Building
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: Refer to the Program
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place : 11:00 / Kandilli Campus, Department of 
      Geodesy Building

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Haluk Özener                             
      Phone: 0216-516 32 64
      E-mail: ozener@boun.edu.tr
      http://jeodezi.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      10 (Main class) + 5 (English preparatory class)

      GPA

      3.00/4.00

      ALES

      Quantitative: 70

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative 70 or GRE Quantitative score of 154 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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.
      Note: As BUEPT / IELTS / two year exemption rule due to being our own graduate are not accepted by YÖK, they will not satisfy the YDS/ÜDS/KPDS requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YOK) see:
      http://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2016/
      GENEL/EsdegerlikTablosu26022016.pdf

      Official Transcript

      An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.

      Diploma

      An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      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: 3 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 /  Kandilli Campus, Department of Geodesy Building
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: Refer to the Program
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place : 11:00 / Kandilli Campus, Department of 
      Geodesy Building

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Haluk Özener                             
      Phone: 0216-516 32 64
      E-mail: ozener@boun.edu.tr
      http://koeri.boun.edu.tr 

    • Geophysics

      M.S.

      Quota

      10 (Main class) + 10 (English preparatory class)

      GPA

      2.20/4.00

      ALES

      Quantitative: 60

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative: 60 or GRE Quantitative score of 150 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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: 3 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 /  Kandilli Campus, Department of Geophysics Building
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 3 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place : 14:00 / Kandilli Campus, Department of Geophysics Building

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Hayrullah Karabulut                      
      Phone: 0216-516 33 95
      E-mail: kara@boun.edu.tr
      http://koeri.boun.edu.tr 

      Ph.D. (With Undergraduate Degree)

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2018/2019 Fall Term.

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      5 (Main class) + 5 (English preparatory class)

      GPA

      3.15/4.00

      ALES

      Quantitative: 70

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative: 70 or GRE Quantitative score of 154 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT or 
      TOEFL® 550, 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.
      Note: As BUEPT / IELTS / two year exemption rule due to being our own graduate are not accepted by YÖK, they will not satisfy the YDS/ÜDS/KPDS requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YOK) see:
      http://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2016/
      GENEL/EsdegerlikTablosu26022016.pdf

      Official Transcript

      An official undergradute transcript and an official graduate transcript are required.

      Diploma

      An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
      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: 3 May 2018
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10:00 /  Kandilli Campus, Department of Geophysics Building
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 3 May 2018
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place : 14:00 / Kandilli Campus, Department of Geophysics Building

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Hayrullah Karabulut                       
      Phone: 0216-516 33 95
      E-mail: kara@boun.edu.tr
      http://koeri.boun.edu.tr 

    • Unless otherwise indicated, masters programs are programs with thesis.
      Unless otherwise indicated, Ph.D. degree programs are applicable for candidates who have masters degrees.
      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.pplicants are responsible for tracking any additional procedures that might be necessary once their applications have been submitted. Please contact the programs for more information.