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Acceptance and Registration

 

Vocational School/ Bachelor Degree Programs

REGISTRATION STEP BY STEP

  1. Students apply with scanning and sending the passport, high school graduation certificate, transcript, residence permit(if available) to our email address: yob@iku.edu.tr
  2. Documents are evaluated. And ıf they are appropriate, a provisional offer letter is sent to student asking 1/3 of the tuition fee.
  3. After the payment, an acceptance letter is sent to student and to the Embassy.
  4. Visa process starts.
  5. Students come to University and make their final registration with all the required documents for registration. (Final Registration starts in May, Lessons start in September)
  6. After final registration, residence permit appointment is taken.

 

The required Documents

For Application: high school graduation certificate, transcript, passport, international exam result (if they have).

Final Registration:

  • Student Visa (from Turkish Consulates to be submitted to Student Affairs to receive an enrollment paper to apply for residence permit in Istanbul)

*The visa-exempt countries whose citizens do not require any Visas are listed on the following link; http://www.mfa.gov.tr/visa-information-for-foreigners.en.mfa

  • Health Insurance ( to be made in Turkey)
  • Residence Permit (to be obtained from the Foreigner’s Office in Turkey after official enrollment at Istanbul Kültür University, not required for Turkish Students)
  • Original high school diploma (if not in English, an English or Turkish translation of the diploma from sworn translation office should be provided )
  • Proof of Accreditation (the original proof of recognition has to be obtained from Ministry of Education in Turkish Republic or from the Turkish Embassy in the home land if available, not required for students for graduate from Turkish High Schools of Ministry of Education in Turkey)
  • Original transcript of records (if not in English, an English or Turkish translation of the diploma from sworn translation office should be provided, not required for students for graduate from Turkish High Schools of Ministry of Education in Turkey)
  • Language proficiency record (TOEFL IBT, TÖMER etc)
  • Passport (original)
  • Decont of the tuition fee
  • Seven photos (4.5 cm x 6 cm)

The first installment of tuition fee is non-refundable instead of visa rejection which is proved on an official paper or on passport.

 

                                         IKU INTERNATIONAL EXAM EQUIVALENCE TABLE

FACULTY/DEPARTMENT

İKÜ
English Proficiency Exam

YDS/ÜDS/KPDS

TOEFL

(Paper-Based)

TOEFL IBT

CAE

FCE


PTE
(Academic)

English Language Teaching

English Language and Literature

80

75

570

 

90

B

152


 

 

62

English Programs

60

55

510

66

C

114

44

 

Postgraduate

Required Documents(Master Degree) for Application: Diploma, Transcript, passport, international exam result (if they have), referans letter.
 
Required Documents(PHD Degree) for Application: Master degree Diploma, Transcript, passport, international exam result (if they have), referans letter, language certificate, Turkish certificate(if they have)

Final registration:

  1. Graduate diploma (if not in English, a translation of the diploma should be provided, Turkish translation is required at the time of Final registration )
  2. Graduate transcript (if not in English, a notarized translation of the diploma should be provided, Turkish translation is required at the time of Final registration )
  3. Passport( Turkish translation is required at the time of Final registration)
  4. Reference letter (upon request of the head of the programme)
  5. Record of language proficiency (providing one of the language results from the list of Board of Higher Education except from the mother language, for instance minimum 55 points from YDS, or 66 from TOEFL IBT or any equivalent grade to those exams from the list which can be reached by clicking the following , http://dokuman.osym.gov.tr/pdfdokuman/2014/Genel/Esdegerlik18072014.pdf)
  6. Proof of Accreditation/Recognition (the recognition letter from Board of Higher Education). The Rectorate can write a letter addressing Board of Higher Education for the University’s accreditation/recognition.)
  7. Record of Success for Turkish language (If the student has no Turkish Language Certificate, the University can accept the student in condition the student admits to attend Turkish preparatory class)