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Name of ProgramTürkiye Scholarships for Undergraduate and Postgraduate Programs 2021
Scholarship Offer

Type of Scholarships:
Scholarships for whole degree programs

Programs for:
Undergraduates, Graduates, PhD students

All fields of study

Turkey offers scholarships to international students from all over the world to study in the most prestigious universities in Turkey.

Applications will be open to applicants who wish to study at bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral levels. Türkiye Scholarships include both scholarship and university placement at the same time. Applicants will be placed in a university and program among their 12 preferences which they choose in the application system.


  • Candidates must not be older than 21 years of age for undergraduate programs, 30 years of age for master's programs and 35 years of age for doctoral programs.
  • Candidates have to meet the criteria of the university and department which they choose.

Scholarship Benefits

  • Monthly stipend: Bachelor's 800 TL per month / Master's 1'100 TL per month / PhD 1'600 TL per month
  • Tuition fee
  • Once-off return flight ticket
  • Health insurance
  • Acommodation
  • One year Turkish Language Course
Application deadline

20 February 2021

Place of submission

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Applicants are required to submit and upload the necessary documents to the application system.

  • Most programs in Turkish universities are instructed in Turkish. However, some departments and universities offer programs in English or other languages. Candidates who wish to study in these programs need to have an internationally recognized language certificate to prove their language proficiency (TOEFL and other equivalent certificates). Most of these programs require international admission test scores such as GRE, GMAT, SAT etc. Candidates can check the language of instruction while selecting the programs in the application system.
  • All Türkiye Scholarships awardees who do not possess C1 Level Certificate for Turkish Proficiency (including those who are placed into English or other language taught programs) must attend a 1-year Turkish Preparatory Course and attain the C1 Level Certificate by the end of their academic year.
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