INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

APPLICATION DOCUMENTS

MASTER'S

DOCTORATE

Photo (4,5x6 cm) (1 piece)

Photo (4,5x6 cm) (1 piece)

Undergraduate diploma or graduation certificate *

Master Degree Diploma or Master Degree Certificate *

Bachelor degree transcript*

Master Degree transcript *

* Original of the documents with its Turkish translation copy approved by Turkish Foreign Representatives

Diploma    equivalency certificate (if available)

(For candidates who graduated from higher education institutions abroad) (It can be obtained from the Higher Education Council.)

Diploma    equivalency certificate (if available)

(For candidates who graduated from higher education institutions abroad) (It can be obtained from the Higher Education Council.)

Certificate of Recognition (if    available)

(Document proving that the education institution is recognized by the Higher Education Council)

Certificate of Recognition (if    available)

(Document proving that the education institution is recognized by the Higher Education Council)

ALES    Certificate 

(Candidates with Turkish citizenship who have completed their education abroad)

ALES    Certificate Certificate 

(Candidates with Turkish citizenship who have completed their education abroad)

Preference    Form 

(Maximum 2 programs)

Preference    Form 

(Maximum 2 programs)

Research    proposal

Research    proposal

Research    letter of intent

Research    letter of intent

Reference    letter

(At least two should be written by the faculty members of previous higher education intitution)

Reference    letter

(At least two should be written by the faculty members of previous higher education intitution)

Foreign    Language Score Certificate

(For programs providing education in a foreign language, a document showing that the program has a score of at least 70 from the foreign language exams in the language in which the program is carried out or an equivalent score from an international foreign language exam accepted as equivalent by ÖSYM)

Foreign    Language Score Certificate

(For programs providing education in a foreign language, a document showing that the program has a score of at least 70 from the foreign language exams in the language in which the program is carried out or an equivalent score from an international foreign language exam accepted as equivalent by ÖSYM)



APPLICATIONS

1) Candidates can make their applications within the application dates from the Application Page for Graduate Programs (Foreign Candidates).

2) Candidates' application and document checks (preliminary review) will be carried out by the International Affairs Office.

EVALUATION OF THE APPLICATIONS

1) The equivalents of the notes given in the 4 point grading system in the transcript are determined to the hundred system according to the grade conversion table of the Higher Education Council.

2) In admission to graduate programs whose language of instruction is Turkish;

a) For Master degree programs, taking into account the graduation grade of the candidates, the research proposal they will submit, the research letter of intent and at least two reference letters written by the faculty members about the candidate,

b) For PhD programs, taking into consideration the Bachelor and Master Degrees graduation grades of the candidates, the research proposal they will submit, the research letter of intent and at least two reference letters written by the faculty members about the candidate,

The decision is made by the board of directors of the relevant institute, taking the opinion of the main science / main art and / or science / art branch.

c) In addition to the matters stated in paragraphs (a) and (b) of this article, the examination of the file or the practical exam grade is also taken into consideration in the evaluation of the applications to the programs of the Institute of Winter Sports and Sports Sciences and the Institute of Fine Arts.

3) In admission to graduate programs whose language of instruction is foreign language;

a) For Master degree programs, taking into account the graduation grade of the candidates, the research proposal they will submit, the research letter of intent and at least two reference letters written by the faculty members about the candidate,

b) For PhD programs, taking into consideration the Bachelor and Master Degrees graduation grades of the candidates, the research proposal they will submit, the research letter of intent and at least two reference letters written by the faculty members about the candidate,

The decision is made by the board of directors of the relevant institute, taking the opinion of the main science / main art and / or science / art branch.

c) In addition to the matters stated in paragraphs (a) and (b) of this article, the examination of the file or the practical exam grade is also taken into consideration in the evaluation of the applications to the programs of the Institute of Winter Sports and Sports Sciences and the Institute of Fine Arts.

FINAL REGISTRATION PROCEDURES

1) Registrations are made personally by the students on the dates specified by the relevant institute directorates. Candidates who cannot register personally due to their justified and valid excuses, can register by proxy or their legal representatives within the registration period. Candidates must submit the documents requested during the application to the relevant institute directorate during final registration. (Registration will be made online due to the pandemy period.)

2) Those who, for whatever reason, are placed in one of the programs they prefer, but do not register for the program on the specified dates are considered to have lost their right to enroll.

3) Except for the graduate programs taught in a foreign language or in a foreign language, in order for foreign students to start the program;

a) They must have a Turkish certificate of achievement approved by the relevant institute board of directors,or

b) A minimum score of 70 out of 100 or B2 level must be obtained from the Turkish language exam held by Atatürk University Turkish Teaching Research and Application Center (ATATÖMER). Students who fail the exam are considered on leave for one year to learn Turkish. Students who are not successful in the Turkish language exam to be held within a year are not enrolled in master's and doctoral programs.

4) If the equivalence or recognition of the foreign students who are entitled to enroll is accepted by the Higher Education Council (YÖK), their actual registration is made, if the equivalence or recognition is unknown, their temporary registration is made and student procedures are initiated. Students whose temporary enrollment are registered after their equivalence and recognition are accepted by the Higher Education Council (YÖK), otherwise the candidates are dismissed from the relevant institute.

5) These students can be subjected to the scientific preparation program in line with the opinion of the relevant main science / art branch.

6) Registrated Students are reportable to inform their Student Residence Permit to the institute.

7) The foreign students to pass the citizenship of the Republic of Turkey in the educational process does not change the obligations they have enrolled in the program.