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If you have studied your high school abroad you need to get a high school equivalency letter from The Ministry of National Education in Türkiye. You can also obtain this document from The Turkish Embassy/ Consulate in your country. Please note that this document is a must to complete your registration.

How Can You Get Your Equivalency Certificate?

Make sure that your high school diploma and transcripts are approved by Ministry of Education in your country.


Translate your high school documents to Turkish Language and get a confirmation from the notary. If you get notarization from your country, you need to get apostilé from the Turkish Embassy in your country or you can translate your documents in Turkey and get them notarized from the Notary in Turkey.


Apply online for Equivalency Certificate form here

  • Application form (This form must be filled and signed manual with blue pen.)
  • Application form (This form must be filled manual by blue pen and signed.)

  • Passport

  • Residence Permit (if you have)

  • High school diploma

  • High school transcript

  • Turkish translation of high school diploma

  • Turkish translation of high school transcript


Get your equivalency letter appointment from the Beykoz District National Education Directorate or Istanbul Provincial Directorate of Education.


Go to the appointment on time with the original documents.


You can download your Equivalency Certificate online after following ten days of your appointment: