2016 Türkiye Scholarships

Overview: The Turkey Scholarships are available to academically strong students who desire to study in Turkey for their undergraduate or postgraduate degree.Türkiye Scholarships include both scholarship and university placement at the same time. Applicants will be placed in a university and programme among their preferences specified in the online application form.Most programmes in Turkish universities are instructed in Turkish. However, some departments and universities offer programmes in English or French. The candidates who want to study in these languages need to have an internationally recognized certificate to prove their language proficiency. Also, most of these foreign language programmes may ask international admission test scores such as GRE, GMAT etc. Candidates can check the language of instruction while selecting the programmes.

Study Level: Bachelor/Masters/PhD

Area of Study: Any Degree

Scholarship Value: Monthly stipend (600 TL for undergraduate, 850 TL for master and 1200 TL for PhD ), Full tuition fee, Free 1-year Turkish language course, Free accommodation, Round-trip air ticket, Health insurance

Requirements: For Undergraduate Programmes, applicants must; be a citizen of a country other than Turkey (Anyone holding or ever held Turkish citizenship before cannot apply),
not be a registered student in Turkish universities at the level of study they are applying,
be have graduated or are likely to graduate from a secondary education institution,
be under the age of 21,
have at least specified (% 90 for medical sciences, % 70 for other undergraduate programs) cumulative grade point average, diploma grade, national exam or international exam score,
be in good health

For Postgraduate Programmes, applicants must; be a citizen of a country other than Turkey (Anyone holding or ever held Turkish citizenship before cannot apply)
not be a registered student in Turkish universities at the level of study they are applying.
be a bachelor’s or master’s degree holder by 30th of July 2016 at the latest
be under the age of 30 for master’s programmes
be under the age of 35 for doctorate programmes
have at least 75 % cumulative grade point average or diploma grade over their maximum graduation grade or have at least 75 % success in any accepted national or international graduate admissions test.
be in good health

How to Apply: Go to www.turkiyeburslari.gov.tr
Click the online application form,
Create an account by entering an e-mail and password,
Read the application guide,
Log in to the system and fill out the application form,
Upload the required documents, and finally finish the application.

Deadline: 31 March 2016

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