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Türkiye Scholarships

Türkiye Scholarships







Fully Funded



Feb 20, 2023

More details :

Turkey provides not only world-class education and a wealth of knowledge and experience, but also offers scholarships to international students from all around the globe to study at some of the most prestigious universities in Turkey. The Turkey Scholarships program, which is government-funded, is designed to support and award outstanding students and researchers who wish to pursue full-time or short-term programs at top universities in Turkey. The goal of the Turkey Scholarships program is to establish a network of future leaders who are dedicated to enhancing cooperation among countries and promoting mutual understanding among societies. One of the unique features of the Turkey Scholarships program is that it offers not only financial assistance, including coverage for tuition fees, accommodation, and health insurance, but also provides university placement and access to academic, social, and cultural facilities for awardees at all levels of higher education.

Eligibility :

Minimum Academic Achievement

  • For undergraduate candidates: 70%

  • For graduate candidates: 75%

  • For candidates of Health Sciences (Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmacy): 90%

Age Criteria

  • For undergraduate: being under the age of 21

  • For master’s programs: being under the age of 30

  • For PhD programs: being under the age of 35

  • For Research Scholarship: being under the age of 45

Required documents :

When applying through the Turkey Scholarships Application System (TBBS), all candidates must submit the following documents:

  • A valid form of identification, such as an ID card or passport

  • A photograph of the candidate taken within the past year

  • Results from national exams (if applicable)

  • A diploma or temporary graduation certificate

  • An official transcript

  • Results from international exams (such as GRE, GMAT, or SAT) if required by the chosen university or program

  • Results from international language tests (such as TOEFL or DELF) if required by the chosen university or program

  • For PhD applications, a proposal for a research topic and a written example of previous research conducted by the candidate.

How to apply :
  • You can create your account here.

  • Upload all necessary documents and fill out all required fields

  • Make your motivation letter stand out

  • Choose up to 12 universities and be consistent when selecting your programs.

  • Make revisions to your application and submit it.

  • You can ask any questions here.

The Scholarship Benefits:
  • University and Department Placement

  • Monthly Stipend Undergraduate: 1000 TL, Master’s: 1400 TL, PhD: 1800 TL

  • Tuition Fee

  • Turkish Language Course (1 Year)

  • Accommodation

  • Health Insurance

  • Once-off Flight Ticket (At the beginning of education and when graduating)

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