BAŞKENT ÜNİVERSİTESİ
Avrupa Birliği ve Uluslararası İlişkiler Enstitüsü

 

PhD Program

DEADLINES

Application period for graduate programs is announced in the Academic calendar. The deadlines for applications are usually mid-August and mid-January every year. Please check the Registrar’s or the Institute’s web site for current announcements and deadlines.

 

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS  

Applicants to the PhD program in Political Science must have,

1. A graduate degree.

2. A minimum score of 55 in ALES (149 GRE, 450 GMAT).

3. A minimum GPA of 2.60/4.00.

4. A certain degree of command of English language, documented by one of the following English language proficiency exams scores:

Minimum Scores

KPDS(*)

70

ÜDS(*)

70

YDS(*)

70

e-YDS(*)

70

YÖKDİL

70

TOEFL (PBT)(**)

561

TOEFL (CBT)(**)

221

TOEFL (IBT)

84

CAE

B

CPE

C

FCE (ESOL)(**)

C

 
(*) By the circular of the Turkish Higher Education Council, dated 7/6/2016, exam scores will remain valid for 5 years.

(**) Results obtained after March 14th, 2014 will not be accepted as per the decision of the Measuring, Selection and Placement Center (ÖSYM), dated February 14th, 2014. Please refer to www.osym.gov.tr. for further information.

5. For foreign students: B level command of Turkish language in Turkish Proficiency exams given by TÖMER or BÜDAM. 

 

 

Documents required for application

 1. Application form (to be filled online).


2. The original and a copy of the document showing the ALES, GRE or GMAT score.


3. The original and a copy of the document showing English Proficiency Exam score.


4. The original and a copy of Graduate and Undergraduate diplomas.


5. The original of Graduate and Undergraduate transcripts.


6. Proof of accreditation obtained from The Council of Higher Education (YÖK) for the applicants graduated from programs abroad.


7. 2 letters of recommendation, to be delivered to the Institute in an enclosed envelop or sent via e-mail (abu@baskent.edu.tr).


8. Applicant’s CV.


9. Applicant’s letter of intention.


10. Receipt of the payment of the application fee of the 400TL (payable to Denizbank; TR65 0013 4000 0007 9691 0000 13).


11. 2 passport size photographs

 

* Online application link for foreign students: http://truva.baskent.edu.tr/onkayit/yabanci/?dil=EN&did=52234

 

FEES

1000 TL per credit for regular (3-credit) courses, 3000 TL for PhD Seminar, 3000 TL for PhD Thesis. All fees include the VAT and must be paid for each registration.

 

CONTACT:

The Institute of European Union and International Relations

Address:          Bağlıca Kampusu, Fatih Sultan Mahallesi Eskişehir Yolu 18.km 06790 Etimesgut/ANKARA /TURKEY

Tel:                  +90 312 246 68 41 - +90 312 246 66 66-2147

Fax:                 +90 312 246 66 47

Web site:         http://abu.baskent.edu.tr/

E-mail:            elif@baskent.edu.tr