Executive and Other Graduate Programs Application


Application Period for 2017/2018 Fall Term 13 March - 9 June 2017

Electronic Application System Opens 13 March 2017 10:00 (Local Time)

Electronic Application System Closes 9 June 2017 17:00 (Local Time)

Departmental Exams 14-20 June 2017

English Proficiency Test (BUEPT) 31 May 2017

 

 

 

 

Executive and Other Graduate Programs* Application Terms, Documents, and Quotas

*subject to additional tuition
  • Institute for Graduate Studies in Sciences and Engineering
    • Automotive Engineering

      M.S. (Non-Thesis)

      Quota

      50 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)

      GPA

      2.00/4.00

      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.

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 14 June 2017 
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / Department of 
      Mechanical Engineering Meeting Room

      Contact Person

      Name: Assoc. Prof. Hasan Bedir
      Phone: 0212- 359 64 02
      E-mail: auto@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.me.boun.edu.tr 

    • Construction Engineering and Management

      M.S. (Non-Thesis)

      Quota

      40 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)

      GPA

      2.00/4.00

      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

      Required.

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Other

      At least two years of professional experience is expected, however new graduates may also apply. 
      If the applicant is employed, a document indicating job description and the duration of work must be submitted.

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 14 June 2017 
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / Department of Civil Engineering Meeting Room

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Turan Özturan
      Phone: 0212-359 64 50
      E-mail: ozturan@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.cem.boun.edu.tr/

    • Engineering and Technology Management

      M.S. (Non-Thesis)

      Quota

      45 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)

      GPA

      2.25/4.00

      ALES

      Quantitative: 70

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative 70 or GRE Quantitative score of 150 or GMAT score of 550 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

      Other

      At least two years of professional experience is expected, however new graduates may also apply. 
      If the applicant is employed, a document indicating job description and the duration of work must be submitted. 

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: (Interview) 14 June 2017 
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 14:00 / Vedat Yerlici Conference Hall VYKM-5

      Contact Person

      Name: Tuğçe Sarpdağ 
      Phone: 0212-359 70 04
      E-mail: tugce.sarpdag@boun.edu.tr 
      http://www.ietm.boun.edu.tr

    • Financial Engineering

      M.S. (Non-Thesis)

      Quota

      35 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)

      GPA

      2.25/4.00

      ALES

      Quantitative: 70

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative 70 or GMAT score of 550 or
      [GRE Quantitative score of 150 and Verbal score of 140] 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: (Interview) 15 June 2017 
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 14:00 / Vedat Yerlici Conference Hall VYKM-5

      Contact Person

      Name: Tuğçe Sarpdağ
      Phone: 0212-359 70 04
      E-mail: tugce.sarpdag@boun.edu.tr 
      http://www.fe.boun.edu.tr

    • Fuel and Energy Technologies

      M.S. (Non-Thesis)

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2017/2018 Fall Term.

    • Mechatronics Engineering

      M.S. (Non-Thesis)

      Quota

      30 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)

      GPA

      2.00/4.00

      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.

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 15 June 2017
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 16:00 / Department of 
      Electrical&Electronic Engineering

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Mehmet Akar
      Phone: 0212-359 68 54
      E-mail: mecha@boun.edu.tr 
      http://www.mechaprog.boun.edu.tr

    • Software Engineering

      M.S. (Non-Thesis)

      Quota

      50 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)

      GPA

      2.00/4.00

      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.

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 14 June 2017
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 16:00 / Department of Computer Engineering

      Contact Person

      Name: Hicran Kırılmaz
      Phone: 0212-359 45 08
      E-mail: hicran.kirilmaz@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.cmpe.boun.edu.tr/graduate/swe

      M.S.

      Quota

      4 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)

      GPA

      3.90/4.00

      ALES

      Quantitative: 90

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative 90 or GRE Quantitative score of 160 or GMAT score of 680 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: 14 June 2017
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00 / Department of Computer Engineering

      Contact Person

      Name: Hicran Kırılmaz
      Phone: 0212-359 45 08
      E-mail: hicran.kirilmaz@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.cmpe.boun.edu.tr/graduate/swe

    • 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
    • Asian Studies

      M.A. (Non-Thesis)

      Quota

      20 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)

      GPA

      2.00/4.00

      ALES

      Verbal: 55 or Equal Weight: 55
       

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Verbal/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
      At least one of the reference letters must evaluate the candidate academically.

      Other

      The area of specialization in MAAS is Japan, China, Korea, Russia and Central Asia. If known, documents proving Chinese, Japanese, Korean language level must be submitted.  For Japanese language level "Japanese Proficiency Exam", for Chinese language level Chinese Proficiency Exam "Hanyu Shuiping Kaoshi" must be submitted. 

      Departmental Exams

      Written Exam Date: 15 June 2017 Thursday
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 11:00 / University Cultural Heritage Museum
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 16 June 2017 Friday
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 
      11:00 / University Cultural Heritage Museum

      Contact Person

      Name: Buket Köse
      Phone: 0212 359 45 86
      E-mail: buket.kose@boun.edu.tr  
      Name: 
      Kiraz Perinçek
      E-mail: kiraz.perincek@gmail.com

      M.A.

      Quota

      20 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)

      GPA

      2.00/4.00

      ALES

      Verbal: 55 or Equal Weight: 55

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Verbal/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
      At least one of the reference letters must evaluate the candidate academically.

      Other

      The area of specialization in MAAS is Japan, China, Korea, Russia and Central Asia. If known, documents proving Chinese, Japanese, Korean language level must be submitted.  For Japanese language level "Japanese Proficiency Exam", for Chinese language level Chinese Proficiency Exam "Hanyu Shuiping Kaoshi" must be submitted. 

      Departmental Exams

      Written Exam Date: 15 June 2017 Thursday
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 11:00 / University Cultural Heritage Museum
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 16 June 2017 Friday
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 
      11:00 / University Cultural Heritage Museum

      Contact Person

      Name: Buket Köse
      Phone: 0212 359 45 86
      E-mail: buket.kose@boun.edu.tr  
      Name: Kiraz Perinçek
      E-mail: kiraz.perincek@gmail.com

    • Business Information Systems

      M.A. (Non-Thesis)

      Quota

      40 (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 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.

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Departmental Exams

      Written Exam Date: 15 June 2017 Thursday
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 17:00 / HKD 301
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 15 June 2017 Thursday
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 18:00 / UBYO MIS Department

      Contact Person

      Name: Arzu Tunçalp
      Phone: 0212-359 72 87
      E-mail: bis@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.bis.boun.edu.tr

    • Economics and Finance

      M.A. (Non-Thesis)

      Quota

      60 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)

      GPA

      2.00/4.00

      ALES

      ALES/GRE/GMAT scores are 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

      Required, not exceeding 300 words, written in English.

      Reference letter

      Two letters
      Use the reference letter form at www.econfin.boun.edu.tr.

      Other

      CV

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 17-19 June 2017
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 09:30 / Natuk Birkan Building, Room No: 204

      Contact Person

      Name: Sibel Gökçınar
      Phone: 0212 359 69 09 / 0212 287 18 92
      E-mail: econfin@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.econfin.boun.edu.tr 

    • Executive MBA

      M.B.A. (Non-Thesis)

      Quota

      75 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)

      GPA

      2.00/4.00

      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

      Required

      Reference letter

      Two reference letters evaluating the candidate professionally.

      Other

      At least three years (following graduation) of professional work experience is preferred.

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 14-20 June 2017
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10:00-16:00 / EMBA Building

      Contact Person

      Name: Mesude Yavuzer / Ferzan Yami
      Phone: 0212-359 74 65 / 0212-359 74 66              
      E-mail: emba@boun.edu.tr 
      http://emba.boun.edu.tr

    • International Competition and Trade

      M.A. (Non-Thesis)

      Quota

      30 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)

      GPA

      2.00/4.00

      ALES

      ALES/GRE scores are 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.

      Reference letter

      Two letters
      At least one of the reference letters must evaluate the candidate academically.
      Use the reference letter form at 

      www.intt.boun.edu.tr/sites/default/files
      /Referans%20Mektubu%20Format%C4%B1.pdf
       .

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 14 June 2017
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 
      10:00 / UTB Meeting Room

      Contact Person

      Name: Assist.Prof. Oğuzhan Aygören
      Phone: 0212 359 69 77
      E-mail: oguzhan.aygoren@boun.edu.tr
      Name: Assist.Prof. Osman Sabri Kıratlı
      Phone: 0212 359 69 76
      E-mail: osmansabri.kiratli@boun.edu.tr

    • International Relations: Turkey, Europe and the Middle East

      M.A. (Non-Thesis)

      Quota

      30 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)

      GPA

      2.00/4.00

      ALES

      ALES/GRE scores are 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.

      Reference letter

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

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 14-15 June 2017
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 09:00 / IB 512

      Contact Person

      Name: Aslı Orhon
      Phone: 0212-359 73 44
      E-mail: mir@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.mir.boun.edu.tr

      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 154,
      GRE Verbal score of 146,
      GRE 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.

      Reference letter

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

      Other

      An academic writing sample: The applicant should submit a sample from one of his/her undergraduate courses. S/he should make sure to send what s/he considers to be his/her best example of writing which should provide evidence of his/her ability to conduct research, write analytically and argue persuasively. The sample should be around 3000 words in length.
      A research proposal between 5-7 pages, type-written in English, on a topic that the applicant finds important and interesting. The proposal should include the research methods that will be employed, and the primary and secondary sources that will be used. Proposals longer than 7 pages and shorter than 5 pages will not be accepted.

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 14-15 June 2017
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 09:00 / IB 512

      Contact Person

      Name: Aslı Orhon
      Phone: 0212-359 73 44
      E-mail: mir@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.mir.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.