08.07.2021

University Senate

Senate No : 776

ISTANBUL TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY
EQUIVALENCE TABLE FOR ENGLISH LANGUAGE EXAMS

Announcement about TOEFL , IBT and PTE Exams

-TOEFL IBT test results received in Turkey are only valid if they are taken from a TOEFL test center of a state or a foundation university.

-According to the decision of University Senate No. 657 on 08.08.2017, the results of PTE Academic Examinations given in Turkey starting from 2018-2019 academic year will only be valid if they are taken from examination centers of state and foundation universities.

Valid English Tests and Minimum Scores

1. Valid English Exams and Minimum Scores for Undergraduate Programs

Exam Valid for ING 100-112-201 ING 112-201
ITU Proficiency 2 Years 60 – 74 / 100 75 – 100 / 100
*TOEFL iBT / TOEFL iBT Home Edition 2 Years 72 – 90 / 120 90 – 120 / 120
**PTE Academic 2 Years 55 - 74 / 90 75 – 90 / 90

2. Valid English Exams and Minimum Scores for Graduate Programs

Exam Valid for Non-Thesis Master’s Degree ( Primary Education ) Non-Thesis Master’s Degree ( Second Education ) Master’s Degree Doctorate
ITU Proficiency 2 Years 65 / 100 55 / 100 65 / 100 -
*TOEFL iBT / TOEFL iBT Home Edition 2 Years 66 / 120 66 / 120 78 / 120 78 / 120
**PTE Academic 2 Years 50 / 90 50 / 90 62 / 90 62 / 90
YDS /e-YDS / YOKDIL 5 Years 55 / 100 55 / 100 65 / 100 65 / 100

* In accordance with the decision of University Senate No: 914 on 15.12.2011, TOEFL iBT scores which are taken in Turkey in order to be submitted for admission to undergraduate and graduate programs of our university will only be valid if they are taken from examination centers of state and foundation universities as of 2012-2013 academic year.

** In accordance with the decision of University Senate No. 657 on 08.08.2017, PTE Academic Examination scores taken in Turkey will only be valid if they are taken from examination centers of state and foundation universities as of 2018-2019 academic year.

3. Valid English Exams and Minimum Scores for Dual Diploma (DDP) Programs

Program *TOEFL iBT TOEFL iBT Home Edition **PTE Academic Valid for CONDITIONAL ADMISSION
SUNY New Paltz
Business
74 74 - 2 Years There is no conditional admission..
SUNY Fashion Institute of Technology
Textile Development and Marketing
Fashion Design
80 80 53 2 Years There is no conditional admission.
SUNY Maritime College
Marine Technology Management Engineering
Marine Transportation Management Engineering
79 - - 2 Years Conditional Admission: TOEFL iBT 72
Students will be considered to have fulfilled the English language proficiency requirements on taking SUNY Maritime College Eng. 90 F Introduction to College Writing Course and getting a score of C or over.
SUNY Binghamton
Information Systems Engineering
Industrial Engineering
83 83 - 2 Years There is no conditional admission.
SUNY Buffalo
Civil Engineering
79 79 55 2 Years There is no conditional admission.
The students are required to get overall 55 and at least 50 from sub-scores (the communicative skills) from PTE Academic.
Montana State University
Bioengineering
71 - 48 2 Years There is no conditional admission.
New Jersey Institute of Technology
Electronics and Communication Engineering
79 - - 2 Years There is no conditional admission.
Strathclyde University, UK
Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering
79 - 55 2 Years There is no conditional admission.
The students are required to get overall 55 and at least 50 from sub-scores (the communicative skills) from PTE.
Azerbaijan University of Architecture and Construction (AzMIU)
Civil Engineering
65 - - 2 Years There is no conditional admission.
Students can start their departments by getting 60 from ITU Proficiency Exam.