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Frequently Asked Questions

International Students

What is the medium of instruction at the University?

Our university offers English-medium, Turkish-medium and bilingual (30% English) education.

What are the application requirements for International Students?

Provided they are graduates, or in the last year, of high school, applications of the candidates shall be accepted on the below conditions:

  1. They are international (foreign) students;
  2. Those who are citizens of Turkey by birth and permitted by the Ministry of Interior to renounce their Turkish citizenship, as well as their minors registered on their Certificate of Loss of Citizenship, prove and document that they hold a Certificate of Entitlement  under the Turkish Citizenship Law (Article 7 of the Turkish Citizenship Law no. 5901 states “(1) A child born to a legally married, Turkish citizen mother or father in or outside Turkey is a citizen of Turkey.”, therefore it would be in their best interest if prospective international students reviewed the Turkish Citizen Law before applying for admission.);
  3. They have been naturalised as Turkish citizens and/or gained dual citizenship through naturalisation;
  4. a) They are Turkish nationals who began receiving secondary (high school) education abroad before 01.02.2013 and completed the last three years of their secondary (high school) education in a foreign country other than the TRNC (Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus) (including those who completed their secondary (high school) education fully in Turkish schools opened with the approval and permission of the Turkish Ministry of Education in a foreign country other than the TRNC);
    b) They began receiving secondary (high school) education abroad after 01.02.2013 and completed their secondary (high school) education fully in a foreign country other than the TRNC (including those who completed their secondary (high school) education fully in Turkish schools opened with the approval and permission of the Turkish Ministry of Education in a foreign country other than the TRNC); and
  5. They are TRNC nationals who reside in the TRNC, completed their secondary (high school) education in the TRNC, and were conferred GCE-AL, and/or they are TRNC nationals who enrolled and studied in colleges or high schools in other countries from 2005 to 2010, and were conferred GCE-AL.

Applications of the individuals shall not be accepted if:

  1. They are Turkish nationals and completed their secondary education fully in Turkey or the TRNC;
  2. They are TRNC nationals (except for those who completed their secondary (high school) education fully in the TRNC, and were conferred GCE-AL, and/or they are TRNC nationals who enrolled and studied in colleges or high schools in other countries from 2005 to 2010, and were or are to be conferred GCE-AL);
  3. They are dual citizens whose original nationality is Turkish by birth as specified in Sub-paragraph 2 of Paragraph a) (except for those who completed their secondary (high school) education fully in the TRNC or in a Turkish school in a foreign country other than the TRNC);
  4. They are dual citizens one of whose nationality is Northern Cypriot (except for those who completed their secondary (high school) education fully in the TRNC, and were conferred GCE-AL, and/or they are TRNC nationals who enrolled and studied in colleges or high schools in other countries from 2005 to 2010, and were or are to be conferred GCE-AL);
  5. They are Turkish nationals or dual citizens whose original nationality is Turkish by birth as specified in Sub-paragraph 2 of Paragraph a) who studied in the schools owned by the embassies in Turkey or the foreign high schools in Turkey.

Which examinations/tests are accepted for being an international student?

You only need your high school diploma and certificate of equivalence to be admitted to our University. Since the medium of instruction is Turkish in the Faculties of Medicine and Dentistry, you are required to hold a C Level in Turkish.

What are the required documents for Application and Registration?

Application Documents:

  • Online Application Form (https://apply.beykent.edu.tr)
  • High school diploma or certificates of graduation
  • “Certificate of Equivalence” to be issued by the Turkish Ministry of Education or the Turkish Embassy in the relevant country which proves the equivalence of foreign higher education diplomas to their Turkish counterparts. If the candidates meet the application requirements, only high school diplomas or certificates of graduation of foreign students who have received high school education in Turkey and reside in Turkey will be sufficient.
  • Passport copy
  • Certificate of C1 Level in Turkish for those who apply to the Faculties of Medicine and Dentistry and B1-B2 for other Turkish departments.

Registration Documents (Associate’s Degree and Bachelor’s Degree)

  • Online application form
  • Original of the high school diploma
  • “Certificate of Equivalence” to be issued by the Turkish Ministry of Education or the Turkish Embassy in the relevant country which proves the equivalence of foreign higher education diplomas to their Turkish counterparts.
  • Passport copy, Turkish ID card or Blue Card.   
  • 4 passport size photograph

What are the accommodation options?

Within walking distance from our Ayazağa-Maslak Campus, the student guesthouse can accommodate up to 242 people. The rooms have fridge, television, telephone, bathroom, and 24-hour Internet service.

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