Admission Documents


Application Period for 2022/2023 Fall Term: 4 April - 1 July 2022

Electronic Application System Opens: 4 April 2022 10.00 (Local Time)

Electronic Application System Closes: 1 July 2022 17.00 (Local Time)

Departmental Exams: 13 - 19 July 2022

English Proficiency Test (BUEPT): 8 June 2022

Registration of Newly Admitted Graduate Students on Primary List: 1 - 9 September 2022

Oral Exam/Interview Date: 13 July 2022

Oral Exam/Interview Hour/Place: It will be announced to the candidates by e-mail.

Tuitions & Fees

The cost per credit is decided by the University Executive Committee and approved by the Higher Education Council on annual basis.

The cost per credit for the 2022-2023 Academic Year is 1.400 TL. The program consists of 35 credits.

Page for old semester is here

Please note that according to new regulations the program should be completed in 3 semesters.


Applicants should have the following two requirement:

A minimum GPA of 2.00 /4.00
ALES score is not required.
Documents to be attached for graduate study applications:
Transcript of undergraduate education (official),
Two reference letters (Envelopes must be sealed, unsealed envelopes are unaccepted) (Click here to download the reference letter)
Statement of purpose (max. 2 pages)
Curriculum vitae (CV)
Letter from your employer (about your job description and term of office)
Photocopy of diploma,
Evidence of proficiency in English,
A minimum score of 79+TWE 22 in TOEFL iBT®; or

Overall score of 6.5 and writing score of 6.5 in IELTS.

Applicants who have not taken these tests will be required to take the English Proficiency Exam (BUEPT) given by the BU School of Foreign Languages. The scores of these exams are valid for two years.

An official document indicating the student's disciplinary record at the University he/she has graduated from (Only when applying from a Turkish University).