Türkiye Scholarships Application
No. Successful candidates are usually expected to complete their school in July and start their visa process. It is not possible use scholarship other than that certain time.
Applications for Success and Support Scholarship Programmes begin at the beginning of every academic year. Application time, requirements, type of application will be announced via our website and social media tools to candidates.
No. You can provide these scores and requirements at the time of interview. For example, you applied a department which requires English sufficiency document. You can obtain that document or exam until the time of interview if you don't have at the time of application. You need to present those documents at interview. Otherwise you will not be placed in that department.
No. There is no presently scholarship program for candidates who continue their education in Türkiye at specialty in medicine or dentistry.
If you are in a language course without being registered in any university in Türkiye, you can apply Türkiye Scholarships. If you are registered in a university you can apply only Support and Success Scholarship Programs.
No. Candidates who receive scholarship from any institute in Türkiye can not apply Türkiye Scholarships.
Türkiye Scholarships applications usually begin and continue in February – March - April. Application dates announce at the web site. Different application dates for other scholarships programmes, like Success and Support Scholarship Programmes, are announced through Türkiye Scholarships website.
Yes. Only online applications will be accepted.
Only foreign country citizens can apply to scholarships.
No. Anyone holding or ever held Turkish citizenship cannot apply for scholarship program.
No. Anyone who holds Turkish Citizenship before cannot apply.
Yes. If any of your citizenships is not Turkish you are allowed to apply.
Yes. Candidates who completed their high school in Türkiye can only apply to scholarship program which includes the country that you are citizen.
No. Candidates who are likely to graduate at the end of the academic year at the time of application can apply as well. It is expected to graduate until end of July for those candidates.
Türkiye Scholarships is a program based on academic success of the candidates.
Academic criteria of the applicants will be measured according to these documents:
• Diploma Grade
• General Average Grades Received Until The Last Term (cumulative GPA)
• University Entrance Exam Grade (if any)
• High School Graduation Exam / Baccalaureate Grade (if any)
• İnternatıonal Test Score (if any)
• Other academic assessment score
Candidates must have at least 70 % weighted grade point average for undergraduate applications (except medical sciences) over their maximum graduation grade.
Yes. Candidates who are going to apply medical sciences, dentistry and pharmacy at undergraduate level must have at least 90 % weighted grade point average over their maximum graduation grade.
It is expected to have at least 70 % weighted grade point average over their maximum graduation grade from the candidates applying for undergraduate programs. If high school diploma is the only academic grade you have, you can not apply. However if you have another academic grade such as university entrance exam and have at least 70% success, you can apply with that grade.
It is expected to have at least 75 % weighted grade point average over their maximum graduation grade from the candidates applying for postgraduate programs.
• be under the age of 21 for undergraduate programmes,
• be under the age of 30 for master's programmes
• be under the age of 35 for PhD programmes
• be (preferably) under the age of 45 for research programme
Candidates who have Ph.D. degree or at the phase of writing dissertation can apply for Research Fellowship Programme. Additionally, candidates should have acceptance from a university in Türkiye and must have sufficient language proof of the university is asking for. Research Fellowship Programme is confined to social sciences and humanities.
No. You can apply only one scholarship program.
Applicants can select maximum 12 universities and departments.
No. You will be placed in a university and department you chose. Selecting more departments and universities can increase your chance to get scholarship.
Postgraduate applicant can select 12 university and department at most. Candidates must select at least 1 universities and departments.
There are limited numbers of scholarships at medical sciences. It has been suggested that only very successful candidates at chemistry, biology and mathematics should apply for medical sciences scholarship.
There are limited number of scholarships at engineering especially computer, civil and mechanical engineering. It has been suggested that only very successful candidates at chemistry, pyhsics and mathematics should apply for these engineering departments.
The number of scholarship at social sciences is far more than medical sciences and engineering. For that reason candidates who apply for social sciences have more chance than the candidates who apply for medical sciences and engineering.
Yes, you have to upload the original documents in application process.
Please read application guide before you start your application. Also It will be helpful to watch application videos. Using Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome is suggested for application as internet browser.
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