Apply for Türkiye Scholarships 2018


Deadline:  Round 1 : Application Dates 1 - 30 November 2017; Round 2 : Application Dates 5 Februay - 5 March 2018; Round 3 : Application Dates 16 April - 14 May 2018
Open to: international undergraduate or postgraduate students
Scholarships: monthly stipend (700 tl undergraduate / 950 tl master / 1400 tl PhD); free accommodation; health insurance; tuition fee, turkish language course ( 1 year); one-off return flight ticket

Description

Türkiye opens the doors of its universities for international students from all around the world with “Türkiye Scholarships”. Scholarship with vast opportunities and education in qualified Turkish universities will help you to gain new perspectives, and abilities making you be one step ahead of others in your career. Türkiye Scholarship is a non-refundable.

Türkiye Scholarship is provided for only international students who will study in higher education level. The aim of Türkiye Scholarships is to improve mutual understanding with other countries and to contribute richness of global information with people oriented approach.

Apart from providing education opportunities at an international caliber as well as a wealth of knowledge and experience, Turkey also offers scholarships to outstanding international students from all over the world to study in the most prestigious universities in Turkey. 

Applications for 2018 Türkiye Scholarships will be open between 1-30 November 2017 for citizens of the following countries: Angola, Argentina, Australia, Botswana, Brazil, Ecuador, Indonesia, Fiji, South Africa, South Korea, Honduras, Kenya, Kiribati, Colombia, Costa Rica, Lesotho, Maldives, Malaysia, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Nauru, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Rwanda, Samoa, Seychelles, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Swaziland, Chile, Thailand, Tonga, Tuvalu, Uganda, Uruguay, Vanuatu, New Zealand, Zambia, Zimbabwe. 

For full list of countries open in this application period, you can download Türkiye Scholarships Academic Calendar and view all application periods as well as list of countries corresponding to each application period.

Applications will be open to applicants who wish to study at bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral levels. The application dates for other countries will be announced at a later date. 

Eligibility

Undergraduate Programmes:

  • 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;
  • Born no earlier than 01.01.1996 for undergraduate programs;
  • 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;

Postgraduate Programmes:

  • 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;
  • Born no earlier than 01.01.1987 for master’s programs;
  • Born no earlier than 01.01.1982 for doctorate programs;
  • 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 natio.al or international graduate admissions test;
  • Be in good health,

Scholarship

Scholarship includes:

  • Monthly stipend (700 tl undergraduate / 950 tl master / 1400 tl PhD);
  • Full tuition fee;
  • 1-year Turkish language course;
  • Free accommodation;
  • one-off return flight ticket;
  • Health insurance.

Application

Applications to Türkiye Scholarships are only accepted via Türkiye Scholarships website. Applications can be submitted in 6 languages; Turkish, Arabic, English, French, Russian and Bosnian.

Round 1 : Application Dates 1 - 30 November 2017                                                                 Announcement of the results 15 Februay 2018
Round 2 : Application Dates 5 Februay - 5 March 2018                                                           Announcement of the results 15 May 2018
Round 3 : Application Dates 16 April - 14 May 2018                                                                Announcement of the results 24 July 2018

In order to apply, register HERE.

If you have any questions, check the FAQ section or write to: info@turkiyeburslari.org.

The official web-page.