Students registered at an Institution of Higher Education in Turkey

Application deadline for the Fall Semester: 8 September 2017

Students registered at a state or foundation university in Turkey who plan to apply and take classes in special student capacity must apply to the Registrar’s Office latest by the date specified above, with the Board decision of the higher education institution they are currently enrolled in concerning the class they wish to take at Bogaziçi University, accompanied by an official letter.

The medium of instruction at Boğaziçi University is English. The English proficiency of the applicants who are enrolled at higher education institutions where the language of instruction is English, or whose mother tongue is English is assessed through an interview and/or a written exam by the School of Foreign Languages. Students who do meet these requirements must prove their English proficiency by submitting a score report from a language exam recognized by the Bogaziçi University Senate.

Applications submitted during the application period will be collected by the Registrar’s Office and relayed to the relevant Faculty, School or Institute. Final decisions on applications are taken by the Boards of the relevant Faculty/School/Institute, following approval by the course lecturer and the department offering the course.

Admitted students are registered to classes by the Registrar’s Office. After admitted students are registered, attend classes and take the necessary exams, the Registrar’s Office notifies the relevant Institute of Higher Education by official writing of the classes they took and their grades.

Students who attend classes without applying, registering and paying an application fee cannot receive their grades at the end of the semester.

Special students must adhere by the rules specified in the University regulations and directives.

Application Fee: 65.00 Turkish Liras.

Documents required to apply

  1. Application form
  2. Official writing from the institution the students is enrolled at, explaining which classes will be taken at Bogaziçi University in special student capacity
  3. Documentation of English proficiency
  4. Enrollment Verification Form
  5. Photocopy of identity card
  6. Application fee


Contact Information
Bogaziçi Üniversitesi
Kayit Isleri Sube Müdürlügü

Genel Idare Binasi / Güney Kampüs
34342 Bebek
Istanbul – TURKEY

Tel: (+90 212) 359 44 08
Fax: (+90 212) 287 09 43
Email: registr@boun.edu.tr