GRADUATE LEVEL ADMISSION APPLICATION FOR FOREIGN STUDENTS (NO INTERVIEW IS REQUIRED FOR FOREIGN STUDENTS APPLICATIONS)

 

According to “ITU Graduate Level Academic Regulations” and “ITU Graduate Level Senate Principles” , new students will be admitted to thesis and non-thesis Master's and Ph.D. Programs of Graduate School of Science,Engineering and Technology,Graduate School of Arts and Social Sciences,Eurasia Institute of Earth Sciences,Institute of Earth Sciences , Institute of Energy and Institute of Earthquake Engineering and Disaster Management Sciences .

 

Graduate Level Admission Application and Required Documents

 

Admission Application (NO INTERVIEW IS REQUIRED FOR FOREIGN STUDENTS APPLICATIONS)

 

Foreign Students should apply via the following link http://www.sis.itu.edu.tr/onkayitlar/luyabanci/basvuru/  until  18 September 2020 (until  17:00 pm).

 

There is detailed information about how to apply ,how to load the required documents and how to add recommenders in the application link above.

 

Documents Required to be Loaded in PDF Format For Application ;

 

1)     Applicant’s official transcripts including all undergraduate and/or graduate level courses and their grades that given by the universities that applicant graduated or will be graduated.

 

Applicant  who will apply for Ph.D programs after  his/her undergraduate degree has    to have at least 3.25 Cummulative GPA over 4.00 .

 

2)     One of the Document of Academic Personnel and Graduate Level Entrance Exam (ALES), GRE or GMAT including the related scores (ALES, GRE and GMAT are valid for 5 years.)

Applicants for Master's Programs required to have ALES Numerical score minimum 55 .

Applicants  who will apply for PhD programs after  their  undergraduate level degree are  required  to have ALES Numerical score  minimum 80 (ALES minimum score for the Social Sciences Institute Music programs are not required.)

Quantitative section of GRE required is  minimum 610 (in the new system is minimum 149) .

 

Applicants for Graduate School of Arts and Social Sciences Programs can apply with GMAT certificate.GMAT with minimum score of 450 is required for that applicants.

 

 

3)     One of the Documents of English Proficiency that is accepted according to ITU Senate principles.

 

English Proficieny Documents  that  is accepted  with their minimum score are given at the below table;

MASTER’S PROGRAMS  APPLICATION

Ph.D PROGRAMS APPLICATION

Exam

Min.Score

Exam

Min.Score

İTÜ English Proficieny Exam

65

-

-

YÖK Language Exam

65

YÖK Language Exam

65

TOEFL (Paper Based)

523

TOEFL (Paper Based)

523

TOEFL (Computer Based)

183

TOEFL (Computer Based)

183

TOEFL (Internet Based)

70

TOEFL (Internet Based)

70

e-YDS 65 e-YDS 65
YDS 65 YDS 65

ÜDS

65

ÜDS

65

KPDS

65

KPDS

65

PTE (Academic) 60 PTE (Academic) 60

 

TOEFL IBT/PBT,PTE, İTU English Proficiency Exam valid for 2 years.

ÜDS,KPDS,YDS, e-YDS test results are valid for 5 years . TOEFL ITP is not accepted.

 

English certificate is not mandatory in the Master applications.

The students admitted to any master program can complete their registration without an English certificate, but they cannot take courses until delivery of a valid English certificate.

The applicants for a PhD program must deliver English certificate up to the registration period. If they don’t deliver a valid English certificate in the registration, they will not be registered.

 

ABOUT TOEFL IBT  EXAM

In accordance with the decision taken at the meeting of ITU University Board of Directors dated 15.12.2011 and numbered 914 ; Dating from the fall semester of the

 2012-2013 academic year, If  TOEFL and IBT test results are from the testing centers in Turkey ,only the results from the examinations of state and private universities

accepted by ITU.

4)     Statement of Purpose

5)   Curriculum Vitae

Recommendation Letter

For each applied program two recommendation letters are required. For MSc applications, one of these recommendation letters is required to be prepared by an academic instructor who the student worked with.

For PhD applications, one of the recommendation letters must be supplied from the supervisor that the candidates are planning to study together during their doctorate education.

 

P.S. 1: Required ALES, GRE, GMAT minimum scores and minimum cummulative GPA may differ according to Master’s and Ph.D. programs .

Requirements for programs and quotas are given at the Registar’s Office Web page : www.sis.itu.edu.tr

 

Detailed Information about Mater’s and Ph.D Programs are available in the related Institutes Web Pages

Graduate School of Science,Engineering and Technology

Graduate School of Arts and Social Sciences

Eurasia Institute of Earth Sciences

Institute of Earth Sciences

Institute of Energy

Institute of  Disaster Management