Graduate Programs Application


Application Period for 2022/2023 Spring Term:  2 - 9 January 2023

Online Application System Opens2 January 2023 10.00 (Local Time)

Online Application System Closes: 9 January 2023 17.00 (Local Time)

Departmental Exams: 20 - 24 January 2023

English Proficiency Test (BUEPT) (Please click):19 January 2023 

English Language Placement Exam (DBS) (Please click): 11 January 2023 

Registration of Newly Admitted Graduate Students on Primary List: 2 February 2023

You may apply without the ALES / GRE / GMAT and English proficiency score report required by the program. Upon acceptance, you will need to provide the required scores of ALES/GRE/GMAT and the English proficiency before the date of pre-registration.
The documents submitted by candidates to graduate programs will be examined by the program committee.
Candidates who have accepted to the program must meet all requirements as stated in the application in order to register in the program.

Graduate Programs Application Terms, Documents, and Quotas

  • Atatürk Institute for Modern Turkish History
    • History of the Turkish Republic

      M.A. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

    • 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. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      30 (Main class) + 1 (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 Minimum Score "C" or 
      TOEFL® (IBT) General Score 79, TWE 22 or 
      TOEFL® (IBT Special Home Edition Test) General Score 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

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Student disciplinary record

      *Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Statement of Purpose

      Required

      The "statement of purpose" the of the Institute of Biomedical Engineering should be uploaded on the application system at the time of application.

      Template by clicking here

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 23 - 24 January 2023
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10.00 / Online

      Only candidates who passes preliminary assessment will be invited to oral exam/interview.

      Contact Person

      Institute Secretariat
      Phone: 0216 516 3433
      E-mail: bmesekreterlik@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.bme.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D. (With Undergraduate Degree)

      Quota

      15 (Main class) + 1 (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 Minimum Score "C" or 
      TOEFL® (IBT) General Score 79, TWE 22 or 
      TOEFL® (IBT Special Home Edition Test) General Score 79, TWE 22 or
      IELTS Academic Score 6.5, Academic Writing Score 6.5

      YDS/e-YDS/YÖKDİL

      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/e-YDS/YÖKDİL requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YÖK) see: https://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2021/
      GENEL/esdegerlikdokuman06042021.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

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Student disciplinary record

      *Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Statement of Purpose

      Required

      The "statement of purpose" the of the Institute of Biomedical Engineering should be uploaded on the application system at the time of application.

      Template by clicking here

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 23 - 24 January 2023
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10.00 /  Online

      Only candidates who passes preliminary assessment will be invited to oral exam/interview.

      Contact Person

      Institute Secretariat
      Phone: 0216 516 3433
      E-mail: bmesekreterlik@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.bme.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      30 (Main class) + 1 (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 Minimum Score "C" or 
      TOEFL® (IBT) General Score 79, TWE 22 or 
      TOEFL® (IBT Special Home Edition Test) General Score 79, TWE 22 or
      IELTS Academic Score 6.5, Academic Writing Score 6.5

      YDS/e-YDS/YÖKDİL

      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/e-YDS/YÖKDİL requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YÖK) see: https://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2021/
      GENEL/esdegerlikdokuman06042021.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.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Student disciplinary record

      *Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Statement of Purpose

      Required

      The "statement of purpose" the of the Institute of Biomedical Engineering should be uploaded on the application system at the time of application.

      Template by clicking here

      Other

      A copy of the master's thesis and publications must be uploaded to the "other documents" section.

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 23 - 24  January 2023
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10.00 / Online

      Only candidates who passes preliminary assessment will be invited to oral exam/interview.

      Contact Person

      Institute Secretariat
      Phone: 0216 516 3433
      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. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

      Ph.D.

      Quota

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

      GPA

      3.10/4.00

      ALES

      Equal Weight: 80

      GRE / GMAT

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

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT Minimum Score "C" or 
      TOEFL® (IBT) General Score 79, TWE 22 or 
      TOEFL® (IBT Special Home Edition Test) General Score 79, TWE 22 or
      IELTS Academic Score 6.5, Academic Writing Score 6.5

      YDS/e-YDS/YÖKDİL

      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/e-YDS/YÖKDİL requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YÖK) see: https://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2021/
      GENEL/esdegerlikdokuman06042021.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.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Student disciplinary record

      *Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Departmental Exams

      Written Exam Date: 20 January 2023
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10.00 / Institute of Enviromental Sciences
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 23 January 2023
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10.00 / Institute of Enviromental Sciences Big Meeting Room

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Andrzej Furman
      Phone: 0212 359 7041
      E-mail: furman@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.iesc.boun.edu.tr

    • Environmental Technology

      M.S. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

      Ph.D.

      Quota

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

      GPA

      3.10/4.00

      ALES

      Equal Weight: 80

      GRE / GMAT

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

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT Minimum Score "C" or 
      TOEFL® (IBT) General Score 79, TWE 22 or 
      TOEFL® (IBT Special Home Edition Test) General Score 79, TWE 22 or
      IELTS Academic Score 6.5, Academic Writing Score 6.5

      YDS/e-YDS/YÖKDİL

      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/e-YDS/YÖKDİL requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YÖK) see: https://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2021/
      GENEL/esdegerlikdokuman06042021.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.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Student disciplinary record

      *Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Departmental Exams

      Written Exam Date: 20 January 2023
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10.00 / Institute of Enviromental Sciences
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 23 January 2023
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10.00 / Institute of Enviromental Sciences Big Meeting Room

      Contact Person

      İsim: Prof. Nadim Copty
      Telefon: 0212 359 6695
      E-posta: ncopty@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. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      30 (Main class) + 3 (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 165 is accepted.
      If GPA: 2.50 /4.00 and above then ALES Quantitative 80 or GRE Quantitative score of 160 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT Minimum Score "C" or 
      TOEFL® (IBT) General Score 79, TWE 22 or 
      TOEFL® (IBT Special Home Edition Test) General Score 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

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Student disciplinary record

      *Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Other

      Candidates must be a graduate or about to be a graduate of Chemical Engineering or an equivalent program. Additionally, candidates who fulfilled the requirements of Chemical Engineering or equivalent as part of a double major or a minor program may be also considered. 

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 24 January 2023
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 11.00 / Department of the Chemical Engineering

      Contact Person

      Name: Dilek Kırkoç
      Phone: 0212 359 6471
      E-mail: dilek.kirkoc@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 165 is accepted.  

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT Minimum Score "C" or 
      TOEFL® (IBT) General Score 79, TWE 22 or 
      TOEFL® (IBT Special Home Edition Test) General Score 79, TWE 22 or
      IELTS Academic Score 6.5, Academic Writing Score 6.5

      YDS/e-YDS/YÖKDİL

      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/e-YDS/YÖKDİL requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YÖK) see: https://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2021/
      GENEL/esdegerlikdokuman06042021.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

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Student disciplinary record

      *Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Other

      Candidates must be a graduate or about to be a graduate of Chemical Engineering or an equivalent program. Additionally, candidates who fulfilled the requirements of Chemical Engineering or equivalent as part of a double major or a minor program may be also considered. 

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 24 January 2023
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 11.00 / Department of the Chemical Engineering

      Contact Person

      Name: Dilek Kırkoç
      Phone: 0212 359 6471
      E-mail: dilek.kirkoc@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.che.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      15 (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 165 is accepted.
      If GPA: 3.25/4.00 and above then ALES Quantitative 80 or GRE Quantitative score of 160 is accepted. 

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT Minimum Score "C" or 
      TOEFL® (IBT) General Score 79, TWE 22 or 
      TOEFL® (IBT Special Home Edition Test) General Score 79, TWE 22 or
      IELTS Academic Score 6.5, Academic Writing Score 6.5

      YDS/e-YDS/YÖKDİL

      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/e-YDS/YÖKDİL requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YÖK) see: https://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2021/
      GENEL/esdegerlikdokuman06042021.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.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Student disciplinary record

      *Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 24 January 2023
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 11.00 / Department of the Chemical Engineering

      Contact Person

      Name: Dilek Kırkoç
      Phone: 0212 359 6471
      E-mail: dilek.kirkoc@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.che.boun.edu.tr

    • Chemistry

      M.S. (With Thesis)

      Quota

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

      GPA

      2.40/4.00

      ALES

      Quantitative: 70

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative 70 or GRE Quantitative score of 153 is accepted. 

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT Minimum Score "C" or 
      TOEFL® (IBT) General Score 79, TWE 22 or 
      TOEFL® (IBT Special Home Edition Test) General Score 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

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Student disciplinary record

      *Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Departmental Exams

      Written Exam Date: 20 January 2023
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10.00 / Face to face (Contact the program)
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 20 January 2023
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 14.00 /  Face to face (Contact the program)

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Rana Sanyal
      Phone: 0212 359 4793
      E-mail: rana.sanyal@boun.edu.tr
      Name: Assoc. Prof. Oktay Demircan
      Phone: 0212 359 4791
      E-Mail: oktay.demircan@boun.edu.tr
      Name: Assoc. Prof. Şaron Çatak
      Phone: 0212 359 6818
      E- Mail: saron.catak@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.kimya.boun.edu.tr/

      Ph.D.

      Quota

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

      GPA

      Undergraduate GPA of 2.40/4.00  Minimum Graduate GPA 3.25/4.00

      ALES

      Quantitative: 70

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative 70 or GRE Quantitative score of 153 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT Minimum Score "C" or 
      TOEFL® (IBT) General Score 79, TWE 22 or 
      TOEFL® (IBT Special Home Edition Test) General Score 79, TWE 22 or
      IELTS Academic Score 6.5, Academic Writing Score 6.5

      YDS/e-YDS/YÖKDİL

      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/e-YDS/YÖKDİL requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YÖK) see: https://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2021/
      GENEL/esdegerlikdokuman06042021.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.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Student disciplinary record

      *Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Departmental Exams

      Written Exam Date: 20 January 2023
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10.00 / Face to face (Contact the program)
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 20 January 2023
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 14.00 / Face to face (Contact the program)

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Rana Sanyal
      Phone: 0212 359 4793
      E-mail: rana.sanyal@boun.edu.tr
      Name: Assoc. Prof. Oktay Demircan
      Phone: 0212 359 4791
      E-Mail: oktay.demircan@boun.edu.tr
      Name: Assoc. Prof. Şaron Çatak
      Phone: 0212 359 6818
      E- Mail: saron.catak@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.kimya.boun.edu.tr/

    • Civil Engineering

      M.S. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      Construction Management: 5 (There is no quata for English preparatory class)
      Construction Materials: 3 (Main class) + 1 (English preparatory class)
      Geotechnical Eng.: 4 (There is no quata for English preparatory class)
      Hydraulics & Coastal Eng.: 4 (There is no quata for English preparatory class)
      Structural Eng.: 4 (Main class) + 1 (English preparatory class)
      Transportation Eng.: 5 (Main class) + 1 (English preparatory class)

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

      GPA

      2.70/4.00

      ALES

      Quantitative: 80

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative 80 or GRE Quantitative score of 160 is accepted. 

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT Minimum Score "C" or 
      TOEFL® (IBT) General Score 79, TWE 22 or 
      TOEFL® (IBT Special Home Edition Test) General Score 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

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Student disciplinary record

      *Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 20 January 2023
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10.00 / Department of the Civil Engineering Meeting Room

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Beliz Özorhon
      Phone: 0212 359 6425
      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: 2 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      Geotechnical Eng.: 4 (Main class) + 1 (English preparatory class)
      Hydraulics & Coastal Eng.: 2 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      Structural Eng.: 3 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
      Transportation Eng.: 3 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)

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

      GPA

      3.25/4.00

      ALES

      Quantitative: 80

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative 80 or GRE Quantitative score of 160 is accepted.  

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT Minimum Score "C" or 
      TOEFL® (IBT) General Score 79, TWE 22 or 
      TOEFL® (IBT Special Home Edition Test) General Score 79, TWE 22 or
      IELTS Academic Score 6.5, Academic Writing Score 6.5

      YDS/e-YDS/YÖKDİL

      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/e-YDS/YÖKDİL requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YÖK) see: https://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2021/
      GENEL/esdegerlikdokuman06042021.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.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Student disciplinary record

      *Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 20 January 2023
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 14.00 / Department of the Civil Engineering Meeting Room

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Beliz Özorhon
      Phone: 0212 359 6425
      E-mail: beliz.ozorhon@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.ce.boun.edu.tr

    • Computational Science and Engineering

      M.S. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      20 (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 Minimum Score "C" or 
      TOEFL® (IBT) General Score 79, TWE 22 or 
      TOEFL® (IBT Special Home Edition Test) General Score 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

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Student disciplinary record

      *Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Other

      Letter of support from a faculty member affiliated with the program stating acceptance to act as the M.S. thesis advisor must be submitted with the application.

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 24 January 2023
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 14.00 / Online

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. M. Levent Kurnaz
      Phone: 0212 359 7279
      E-mail: kurnaz@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.cse.boun.edu.tr

    • Computer Engineering

      M.S. (With Thesis)

      Quota

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

      GPA

      2.50/4.00

      Minimum GPA of 2.60/4.00 is required for the candidates who have a bachelor’s degree in a discipline other than Computer Engineering or a related field.

      ALES

      Quantitative: 85

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative 85 or GRE Quantitative score of 165 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT Minimum Score "C" or 
      TOEFL® (IBT) General Score 79, TWE 22 or 
      TOEFL® (IBT Special Home Edition Test) General Score 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

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Student disciplinary record

      *Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Other

      Product of “ALES Quantitative" score and "GPA" must be at least 225. The following conversion table will be used for candidates applying with "GRE Quantitative" scores:

      GRE Quantitative = 170 -> ALES Quantitative = 100
      GRE Quantitative = 169 -> ALES Quantitative = 95
      GRE Quantitative = 168 -> ALES Quantitative = 92
      GRE Quantitative = 167 -> ALES Quantitative = 89
      GRE Quantitative = 166 -> ALES Quantitative = 87
      GRE Quantitative = 165 -> ALES Quantitative = 85

      Reference letter

      Two letters
      Reference Letter is not required for students/alumni of Boğaziçi University Computer Engineering Department.

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 24 January 2023
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 09.30-17.00/ Online

      Only the candidates who pass pre-evaluation stage will be invited to the scientific interview. Candidates will be notified via e-mail before the interview date. For more information, please click here 

      Contact Person

      Name: Buket Konak 
      Phone: 0212 359 4523 / 4524
      E-mail:  buket.konak@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.cmpe.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota

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

      GPA

      3.00/4.00

      ALES

      Quantitative: 85

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative 85 or GRE Quantitative score of 165 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT Minimum Score "C" or 
      TOEFL® (IBT) General Score 79, TWE 22 or 
      TOEFL® (IBT Special Home Edition Test) General Score 79, TWE 22 or
      IELTS Academic Score 6.5, Academic Writing Score 6.5

      YDS/e-YDS/YÖKDİL

      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/e-YDS/YÖKDİL requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YÖK) see: https://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2021/
      GENEL/esdegerlikdokuman06042021.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.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Student disciplinary record

      *Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Statement of Purpose

      Required
       It is required to fill and upload the template of Statement of Purpose provided by the Computer Engineering Department. The Statement of Purpose must include the following information about the candidate: previous works and accomplishments, the intended area of PhD studies, the name of the faculty member with whom the applicant would wish to work during the thesis, and a list of candidate’s publications if there is any.  The template is available at  https://www.cmpe.boun.edu.tr/graduate/cmpe/phd/application

      Reference letter

      Two letters
      Reference Letter is not required for students/alumni of Boğaziçi University Computer Engineering Department.

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 24 January 2023
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 09.30-17.00/ Online

      Only the candidates who pass pre-evaluation stage will be invited to the scientific interview. Candidates will be notified via e-mail before the interview date. For more information, please click here 

      Contact Person

      Name: Buket Konak
      Phone: 0212 359 4523 / 4524
      E-mail: buket.konak@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.cmpe.boun.edu.tr

    • Electrical&Electronic Engineering

      M.S. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      40 (Main class) + 2 (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 Minimum Score "C" or 
      TOEFL® (IBT) General Score 79, TWE 22 or 
      TOEFL® (IBT Special Home Edition Test) General Score 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

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Student disciplinary record

      *Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Statement of Purpose

      Required, indicating the specialization option for which the candidate is applying should be submitted in the application. (Available options are: 1- Electronics, 2- Control, 3- Telecommunications & Signal Processing.)

      Reference letter

      Two letters
      Reference letters are not required for raduates of Boğaziçi University Department of Electrical&Electronics Engineering.

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 23 January 2023
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10.00 / Online

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Murat Saraçlar
      Phone: 0212 359 6422
      E-mail: murat.saraclar@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.ee.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota

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

      GPA

      3.15/4.00

      ALES

      Quantitative: 75

      GRE / GMAT

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

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT Minimum Score "C" or 
      TOEFL® (IBT) General Score 79, TWE 22 or 
      TOEFL® (IBT Special Home Edition Test) General Score 79, TWE 22 or
      IELTS Academic Score 6.5, Academic Writing Score 6.5

      YDS/e-YDS/YÖKDİL

      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/e-YDS/YÖKDİL requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YÖK) see: https://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2021/
      GENEL/esdegerlikdokuman06042021.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.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Student disciplinary record

      *Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Statement of Purpose

      Required, indicating the faculty member with whom the candidate is planning to work for the thesis, must be submitted in the application.
      A faculty member of the Boğaziçi University Electrical & Electronics Engineering Department should agree to serve as the PhD advisor of the candidate and the statement of purpose included in the application should clearly state this information.

      Reference letter

      Two letters
      Graduates of the M.S. program at the Electrical & Electronics Engineering department at Boğaziçi University are exempt from this requirement.

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 24 January 2023
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10.00 / Online

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Murat Saraçlar
      Phone: 0212 359 6422
      E-mail: murat.saraclar@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.ee.boun.edu.tr

    • Industrial Engineering

      M.S. (With Thesis)

      Quota

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

      GPA

      2.50/4.00

      ALES

      Quantitative: 80

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative 80 or GRE Quantitative score of 160 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT Minimum Score "C" or 
      TOEFL® (IBT) General Score 79, TWE 22 or 
      TOEFL® (IBT Special Home Edition Test) General Score 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

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Student disciplinary record

      *Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Reference letter

      Two letters
      Letters of reference are required from all applicants except students/graduates of Boğaziçi University Department of Industrial Engineering.

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 24 January 2023
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 13.00 / Face to face (Contact the program)

      Before the oral exam / interview date, preliminary assessment results will be sent to the applicants via email. Applicants who are not qualified at the preliminary assessment will not be invited to the oral exam / interview. For detailed information, click here

      Contact Person

      Telefon: 0212 359 6407-6408
      E-mail: ie.admissions@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.ie.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota

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

      GPA

      3.00/4.00

      ALES

      Quantitative: 80

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative 80 or GRE Quantitative score of 160 is accepted. 

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT Minimum Score "C" or 
      TOEFL® (IBT) General Score 79, TWE 22 or 
      TOEFL® (IBT Special Home Edition Test) General Score 79, TWE 22 or
      IELTS Academic Score 6.5, Academic Writing Score 6.5

      YDS/e-YDS/YÖKDİL

      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/e-YDS/YÖKDİL requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YÖK) see: https://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2021/
      GENEL/esdegerlikdokuman06042021.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.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Student disciplinary record

      *Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Reference letter

      Two letters
      Letters of reference are required from all applicants except students/graduates of Boğaziçi University Department of Industrial Engineering.

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 24 January 2023
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 13.00 / Face to face (Contact the program)

      Before the oral exam / interview date, preliminary assessment results will be sent to the applicants via email. Applicants who are not qualified at the preliminary assessment will not be invited to the oral exam / interview. For detailed information, click here

      Contact Person

      Telefon: 0212 359 6407-6408
      E-mail: ie.admissions@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.ie.boun.edu.tr 

    • Mathematics

      M.S. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      5 (Main class) + 3 (English preparatory class)

      GPA

      2.50/4.00

      ALES

      Quantitative: 70

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Quantitative 70 or GRE Quantitative score of 153 is accepted. 

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT Minimum Score "C" or 
      TOEFL® (IBT) General Score 79, TWE 22 or 
      TOEFL® (IBT Special Home Edition Test) General Score 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

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Student disciplinary record

      *Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Departmental Exams

      Written Exam Date: 20 January 2023
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 09.00 / TB 130
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 20 January 2023
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 14.00 / TB 130

      Contact Person

      Name: Assoc. Prof. Fatih Ecevit
      Phone: 0212 359 7136
      E-mail: fatih.ecevit@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.math.boun.edu.tr 

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      2 (Main class) + 1 (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 Minimum Score "C" or 
      TOEFL® (IBT) General Score 79, TWE 22 or 
      TOEFL® (IBT Special Home Edition Test) General Score 79, TWE 22 or
      IELTS Academic Score 6.5, Academic Writing Score 6.5

      YDS/e-YDS/YÖKDİL

      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/e-YDS/YÖKDİL requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YÖK) see: https://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2021/
      GENEL/esdegerlikdokuman06042021.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.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Student disciplinary record

      *Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Departmental Exams

      Written Exam Date: 20 January 2023
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 09.00 / TB 130
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 20 January 2023
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 14.00 / TB 130

      Contact Person

      Name: Assoc. Prof. Fatih Ecevit
      Phone: 0212 359 7136
      E-mail: fatih.ecevit@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.math.boun.edu.tr 

    • Mathematics and Science Education

      M.S. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

    • Mechanical Engineering

      M.S. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      25 (Main class) + 2 (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 Minimum Score "C" or 
      TOEFL® (IBT) General Score 79, TWE 22 or 
      TOEFL® (IBT Special Home Edition Test) General Score 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

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Student disciplinary record

      *Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 20 January 2023
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10.00 / Department of the Mechanical Engineering Meeting Room

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

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Çetin Yılmaz
      Phone: 0212 359 6402
      E-mail: me@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.me.boun.edu.tr 

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      10 (Main class) + 1 (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 Minimum Score "C" or 
      TOEFL® (IBT) General Score 79, TWE 22 or 
      TOEFL® (IBT Special Home Edition Test) General Score 79, TWE 22 or
      IELTS Academic Score 6.5, Academic Writing Score 6.5

      YDS/e-YDS/YÖKDİL

      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/e-YDS/YÖKDİL requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YÖK) see: https://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2021/
      GENEL/esdegerlikdokuman06042021.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.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Student disciplinary record

      *Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 20 January 2023
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 14.00 / Department of the Mechanical Engineering Meeting Room

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

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Çetin Yılmaz
      Phone: 0212 359 6402
      E-mail: me@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.me.boun.edu.tr 

    • Molecular Biology & Genetics

      M.S. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      12 (Main class) + 1 (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 Minimum Score "C" or 
      TOEFL® (IBT) General Score 79, TWE 22 or 
      TOEFL® (IBT Special Home Edition Test) General Score 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

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Student disciplinary record

      *Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Departmental Exams

      Written Exam Date: 23 January 2023
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10.00 / Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 24 January  2023
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10.00 / Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics

      Contact Person

      Name: Assoc.Prof. Stefan H. Fuss
      Phone: 0212 359 7229
      E-mail: stefan.fuss@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.bio.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D. (With Undergraduate Degree)

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

      Ph.D.

      Quota

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

      GPA

      Minimum Undergraduate GPA of 2.50/4.00  Minimum Graduate GPA 3.00/4.00

      ALES

      Quantitative: 75

      GRE / GMAT

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

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT Minimum Score "C" or 
      TOEFL® (IBT) General Score 79, TWE 22 or 
      TOEFL® (IBT Special Home Edition Test) General Score 79, TWE 22 or
      IELTS Academic Score 6.5, Academic Writing Score 6.5

      YDS/e-YDS/YÖKDİL

      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/e-YDS/YÖKDİL requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YÖK) see: https://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2021/
      GENEL/esdegerlikdokuman06042021.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.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Student disciplinary record

      *Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 24 January  2023
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 14.00 / Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics

      Contact Person

      Name: Assoc.Prof. Stefan H. Fuss
      Phone: 0212 359 7229
      E-mail: stefan.fuss@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.bio.boun.edu.tr

    • Physics

      M.S. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

      Ph.D. (With Undergraduate Degree)

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      10 (Main class) + 1 (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 Minimum Score "C" or 
      TOEFL® (IBT) General Score 79, TWE 22 or 
      TOEFL® (IBT Special Home Edition Test) General Score 79, TWE 22 or
      IELTS Academic Score 6.5, Academic Writing Score 6.5

      YDS/e-YDS/YÖKDİL

      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/e-YDS/YÖKDİL requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YÖK) see: https://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2021/
      GENEL/esdegerlikdokuman06042021.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.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Student disciplinary record

      *Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Other

      Letter of support from a Physics faculty member stating accpetance to act as the Ph.D. thesis advisor must be submitted with the application.

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Departmental Exams

      Written Exam Date: 24 January 2023
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 14.00 / Department of the Physics

      Contact Person

      Name: Dr. Can Kozçaz
      Phone: 0212 359 6891
      E-mail: can.kozcaz@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.phys.boun.edu.tr

    • Systems & Control Engineering

      M.S. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      15 (Main class) + 1 (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 Minimum Score "C" or 
      TOEFL® (IBT) General Score 79, TWE 22 or 
      TOEFL® (IBT Special Home Edition Test) General Score 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

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Student disciplinary record

      *Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Other

      All candidates who satisfy the minimum conditions for application will be admitted to the wrtitten scientific exam to be assessed in the subjects specified under the title "Written Entrance Examination" on the program web page . The candidates will be informed about the exact exam location per e-mail before the exam date.  Candidates, who are found sufficient in the written exam, will be invited to the oral exam/interview again per e-mail.

      Reference letter

      Two letters
      Graduates of any department of Bogazici University are exempt from this condition.

      Departmental Exams

      Written Exam Date: 20 January 2023
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10.00 / Kirchoff (KB)
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 23 January 2023
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10.00 / DS Lab (KB 227)

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Yağmur Denizhan
      Phone: 0212 359 6850
      E-mail: denizhan@boun.edu.tr
      http://www.sco.boun.edu.tr 

    • Applicants are responsible for tracking any additional procedures that might be necessary once their applications have been submitted. Please contact the programs for more information.

  • Institute for Graduate Studies in Social Sciences
    • Cognitive Science

      M.A. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

    • Conference Interpreting

      M.A. (Non-Thesis)

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

    • Critical and Cultural Studies

      M.A. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

    • Early Childhood Education

      M.A. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

    • Economics

      M.A. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

    • Educational Sciences (Guidance and Psychological Counseling)

      M.A. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

    • Educational Technology

      M.A. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

    • English Literature

      M.A. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

    • Foreign Language Education (English Language Education)

      M.A. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

    • History

      M.A. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

    • International Trade Management

      M.A. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

    • Learning Sciences

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

    • Linguistics

      M.A. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

    • Management

      M.B.A. (Non-Thesis)

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

      M.A. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

    • Management Information Systems

      M.A. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

    • Philosophy

      M.A. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

    • Political Science & International Relations

      M.A. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

    • Psychology

      M.A. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

    • Social Policy

      M.A. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

    • Sociology

      M.A. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

    • Sustainable Tourism Management

      M.A. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      5 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)

      GPA

      2.50/4.00

      ALES

      Equal Weight: 65

      GRE / GMAT

      ALES Equal Weight 65 or GMAT score of 500 or GRE Quantitative score of 152 is accepted.

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT Minimum Score "C" or 
      TOEFL® (IBT) General Score 79, TWE 22 or 
      TOEFL® (IBT Special Home Edition Test) General Score 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

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Student disciplinary record

      *Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Statement of Purpose

      Required 
      Written in English, not exceeding 1000 words.

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 23 - 24 January 2023
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10.00 / Online

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Kıvanç İnelmen
      Phone: 0212 359 6541                 
      E-mail: trm@boun.edu.tr 
      http://www.strm.boun.edu.tr

    • Translation

      M.A. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

    • Turkish Language

      M.A. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

    • 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. (With Thesis)

      Quota

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

      GPA

      2.50/4.00

      ALES

      Quantitative: 70

      GRE / GMAT

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

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT Minimum Score "C" or 
      TOEFL® (IBT) General Score 79, TWE 22 or 
      TOEFL® (IBT Special Home Edition Test) General Score 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

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Student disciplinary record

      *Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Other

      The candidate must hold an undergraduate degree in Civil Engineering.

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 23 January 2023
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10.00 -13.00 / Department of the Earthquake Engineering Building

      Contact Person

      Name: Assist. Prof. Karin Şeşetyan
      Phone: 0216 516 3229
      E-mail:karin@boun.edu.tr
      http://eqe.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D. (With Undergraduate Degree)

      Quota

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

      GPA

      3.00/4.00

      ALES

      Quantitative: 80

      GRE / GMAT

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

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT Minimum Score "C" or 
      TOEFL® (IBT) General Score 79, TWE 22 or 
      TOEFL® (IBT Special Home Edition Test) General Score 79, TWE 22 or
      IELTS Academic Score 6.5, Academic Writing Score 6.5

      YDS/e-YDS/YÖKDİL

      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/e-YDS/YÖKDİL requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YÖK) see: https://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2021/
      GENEL/esdegerlikdokuman06042021.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

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Student disciplinary record

      *Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Other

      The candidate must hold an MS degree in Civil Engineering or Mechanical Engineering or or Electrical-Electronic Engineering or Geophysics Engineering or Physics or Mathematics.

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 23 January 2023
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 14.00 -17.00 / Department of the Earthquake Engineering Building

      Contact Person

      Name: Assoc. Prof. Gülüm Tanırcan
      Phone: 0216 516 3279
      E-mail:birgore@boun.edu.tr
      http://eqe.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D.

      Quota

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

      GPA

      Minimum Undergraduate GPA of 2.50/4.00  Minimum Graduate GPA 3.15/4.00

      ALES

      Quantitative: 70

      GRE / GMAT

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

      English Proficiency

      BUEPT Minimum Score "C" or 
      TOEFL® (IBT) General Score 79, TWE 22 or 
      TOEFL® (IBT Special Home Edition Test) General Score 79, TWE 22 or
      IELTS Academic Score 6.5, Academic Writing Score 6.5

      YDS/e-YDS/YÖKDİL

      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/e-YDS/YÖKDİL requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YÖK) see: https://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2021/
      GENEL/esdegerlikdokuman06042021.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.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Student disciplinary record

      *Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      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.

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 23 January 2023
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 14.00 -17.00 / Department of the Earthquake Engineering Building

      Contact Person

      Name: Assoc. Prof. Gülüm Tanırcan
      Phone: 0216 516 3279
      E-mail:birgore@boun.edu.tr
      http://eqe.boun.edu.tr

    • Geodesy

      M.S. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      15 (Main class) + 5 (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 Minimum Score "C" or 
      TOEFL® (IBT) General Score 79, TWE 22 or 
      TOEFL® (IBT Special Home Edition Test) General Score 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.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 20 January 2023
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 10.00 / Department of the Geodesy Building

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Haluk Özener                             
      Phone: 0216 516 3264
      E-mail: ozener@boun.edu.tr
      http://jeodezi.boun.edu.tr

      Ph.D. (With Undergraduate Degree)

      Quota

      The program will not accept new students ​for the 2022/2023 Spring Term.

      Ph.D.

      Quota

      10 (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 Minimum Score "C" or 
      TOEFL® (IBT) General Score 79, TWE 22 or 
      TOEFL® (IBT Special Home Edition Test) General Score 79, TWE 22 or
      IELTS Academic Score 6.5, Academic Writing Score 6.5

      YDS/e-YDS/YÖKDİL

      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/e-YDS/YÖKDİL requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YÖK) see: https://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2021/
      GENEL/esdegerlikdokuman06042021.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.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Student disciplinary record

      *Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Departmental Exams

      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 20 January 2023
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place : 11.30 / 
      Department of the Geodesy Building

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Haluk Özener                             
      Phone: 0216 516 3264
      E-mail: ozener@boun.edu.tr
      http://koeri.boun.edu.tr 

    • Geophysics

      M.S. (With Thesis)

      Quota

      10 (Main class) + 5 (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 Minimum Score "C" or 
      TOEFL® (IBT) General Score 79, TWE 22 or 
      TOEFL® (IBT Special Home Edition Test) General Score 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

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Student disciplinary record

      *Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Departmental Exams

      Written Exam Date: 24 January 2023
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10.00 / Department of the Geophysics Building
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 24 January 2023
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: 14.00 / Department of the Geophysics Building

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Hayrullah Karabulut                      
      Phone: 0216 516 3395
      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 2022/2023 Spring 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 Minimum Score "C" or 
      TOEFL® (IBT) General Score 79, TWE 22 or 
      TOEFL® (IBT Special Home Edition Test) General Score 79, TWE 22 or
      IELTS Academic Score 6.5, Academic Writing Score 6.5

      YDS/e-YDS/YÖKDİL

      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/e-YDS/YÖKDİL requirement.
      For equivalent test scores determined by the Council of Higher Education (YÖK) see: https://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2021/
      GENEL/esdegerlikdokuman06042021.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.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Student disciplinary record

      *Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.

      *Except students of Boğaziçi University

      Reference letter

      Two letters

      Departmental Exams

      Written Exam Date: 24 January 2023
      Written Exam Hour/Place: 10.00 / Department of the Geophysics Building
      Oral Exam/Interview Date: 24 January 2023
      Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place : 14.00 / Department of the Geophysics Building

      Contact Person

      Name: Prof. Hayrullah Karabulut                       
      Phone: 0216 516 3395
      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.