Language Proficiency

For the language proficiencies of the candidates of masters or doctorate programs;

  • The candidates of master’s programs are required to have at least a B2 level Turkish proficiency certificate obtained through exams done by TÖMER or other official equivalent institutions. The international students who graduated from undergraduate or postgraduate programs taught in Turkish at home or abroad are not required to have a language proficiency.
  • The candidates of master programs who do not have at least a B2 level Turkish proficiency certificate obtained through exams done by TÖMER or other official equivalent institutions gain their Turkish proficiencies through the Turkish Language Exam done by TÖMER or other official equivalent institutions on condition that they have a score of at least 50 out of 100. Candidates who fail the exam are provided a duration of maximum two (2) semesters and within this period, they can continue their education. Registrations of the candidates who cannot have at least a B2 level certificate are cancelled at the end of 1 (one) year.
  • 1) The candidates of doctorate programs are required to have at least a B2 level Turkish proficiency certificate obtained through exams done by TÖMER or other official equivalent institutions. If the candidates of doctorate programs do not have at least a B2 level Turkish proficiency certificate, they are required to get a score of 55 from an equivalent foreign language exam accepted by YÖK and Interuniversity Committee. The candidates of doctorate programs who do not have language proficiency are required to have a score of at least 55 out of total 100 points. International candidates of doctorate programs who completed their undergraduate or postgraduate education at home or abroad taught in the language of the institute postgraduate program that they apply for at KBÜ are not required to have a foreign language proficiency.
  • Candidates who are going to apply for the programs taught in English are required to have a score of 60 from an equivalent language exam accepted by YÖK and Interuniversity Committee. The candidates of doctorate programs who do not have a foreign language certificate are required to have a score of at least 60 out of total 100 points from the common foreign language exam done by the departments or university.
  • For the applications to the programs taught in English, candidates who graduated from undergraduate or postgraduate programs at home or abroad taught in English are not required to have English proficiency.
    1. International masters or doctorate candidates who apply through the state scholarship are required to provide English or Turkish language conditions below:
  • To provide at least one of the conditions listed below if the candidate wants to be educated in Turkish in the postgraduate program,
  1. To have graduated from undergraduate or postgraduate programs at home or abroad taught in Turkish,
  2. To have at least a B2 level Turkish proficiency certificate by TÖMER.
  • To provide at least one of the conditions listed below if the candidate wants to be educated in English in the postgraduate program,
  1. To have graduated from undergraduate or postgraduate programs at home or abroad taught in English,
  2. To have a score of at least 55 from the English language exam decided and accepted by YÖK or to have an equivalent score from an exam accepted by the Interuniversity Committee,
  • To have a score of at least 55 out of total 100 points from the common foreign language exam done by the departments or university if the candidate does not have a foreign language certificate.
  • International postgraduate candidates who cannot meet the conditions are provided a duration of maximum two (2) semesters and within this period, the candidates can continue their education. Registrations of the candidates who cannot meet the conditions are cancelled at the end of 1 (one) year.

Added Time: 24.10.2018 / 01:19