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Requirements to be an International Student

Academic Requirements

Entry Requirements for Undergraduate Degree Programmes

You can check the exams and minimum scores accepted for undergraduate program applications by Beykoz University from here.

Entry Requirements for Master’s Degree Programmes

  • The University that you have graduated must be recognized by Turkish Higher Education Council.
  • You need to have minimum 3 years bachelor’s degree diploma.
  • You need to have minimum 50% success on your bachelor’s degree diploma.
  • If you want to do your master’s in Computer Engineering Programme, you need to have computer based bachelor’s degree diploma such as IT, Computer Science, etc.

Requirements to be a Transfer Student

  • The University that you have graduated must be recognized by Turkish Higher Education Council.
  • After completing your bachelor’s degree registration as a freshman, you need to apply for credit transferring to the Board of Faculty by filling the form.
  • After evaluation of the credits that you have obtained from the previous university, your transferred courses will be shown on your transcript in OİS profile .

Language Requirements

English Language Requirements

If the medium of instruction is English in the selected program, all international students have to prove their proficiency in English before they start the first year of the academic program. International students who are unable to submit the required English language test scores during their applications, can take the Beykoz University English Proficiency Exam upon arrival. Students who get a score of 60 and above from the Beykoz-PROF Exam are exempted from the English Preparatory Program. Students who fail the test will attend the Beykoz University English Language Preparatory Program for one year. This year is not included in the total number of years required for graduation.

If the applicants have obtained a sufficient score from one of the following English Language Exams, they can be exempted from the English Language Preparatory Program:

  • YDS / e-YDS / YÖKDİL: 60
    TOEFL: 72
    PEARSON PTE ACADEMIC: 55
    CAE: C

The applicants who have been studying in English at their previous institutions (High School, University) for min. three years, can be exempted from the English Language Proficiency Exam.

Turkish Language Requirements

Students who are accepted to an academic program taught in Turkish, except for those native language is Turkish, have to prove their proficiency in Turkish before they start the first year of their academic program. Students can take the Turkish Language Exam (TOMER test) upon arrival. Students who fail the test, can take Turkish language courses at BEYKOZTOMER.

The applicants who have obtained B2 Level Turkish Language Certificate (TOMER), can be exempted from the TOMER test.