BAŞKENT ÜNİVERSİTESİ
Avrupa Birliği ve Uluslararası İlişkiler Enstitüsü

 

Foreign Students

Deadline for applications is usually mid-August every year.  Please check the announcements at the Institute’s web site for deadlines.

 

Application Criteria for the PhD Program in Political Science

Applicants must have;

1. an undergraduate and a graduate degree, at least one which should be in a social science discipline.

2. a minimum 55 ALES score, or its equivalent (149 GRE, 450 GMAT). 

3. a minimum of 2.60/4.00 GPA

4. a certain command of Turkish and English languages. 

For Turkish minimum scores are TÖMER “B” or BÜDAM “B” levels.

For English minimum scores are as follows:(+)

Minimum Scores

KPDS

70

ÜDS

70

YDS

70

TOEFL (PBT)(*)

561

TOEFL (CBT)(*)

221

TOEFL (IBT)

84

CAE

B

CPE

C

FCE (ESOL)(*)

C

PTE

71

 

+ The applicants who cannot document their level of English with one of the above test results can take the English language examination carried out by the Başkent University Foreign Languages School.


(*) The exam results obtained after March 14th, 2014 cannot be accepted upon the decision taken by the Measuring, Selection and Placement Center (ÖSYM) on February 14th, 2014. (For further information visit www.osym.gov.tr.)


 

 

 

 

Application Criteria for the MA Programs (with Thesis)

Applicants must have;

1. a minimum score of 55 from ALES (149 GRE, 450 GMAT).

2. a certain command of Turkish and English languages. 

For Turkish minimum scores are TÖMER “B” or BÜDAM “B” levels.

For English minimum scores are as follows:(+)

 

Minimum Scores

KPDS

60

ÜDS

60

YDS

60

TOEFL (PBT)(*)

531

TOEFL (CBT)(*)

198

TOEFL (IBT)

72

CAE

C

CPE

C

FCE (ESOL)(*)

C

PTE

55

 


 

+ The applicants who cannot document their level of English with one of the above test results can take the English language examination carried out by the Başkent University Foreign Languages School.

 (*) The exam results obtained after March 14th, 2014 cannot be accepted upon the decision taken by the Measuring, Selection and Placement Center (ÖSYM) on February 14th, 2014. (For further information visit www.osym.gov.tr.)

 

 

Further information for international students