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Only on-line applications are accepted.


CGPA: 2.50 / 4.00

GRE: MA in CITE and MA in CI: minimum verbal and quantitative total of 295 (950) and 3,5 in analytical writing
Ph.D: minimum verbal and quantitative total of 305 (1100) and 4,0 in analytical writing

ALES: MA in CITE: 60 (verbal), MA in CI: 60 (verbal)
Ph.D in CI: 60 (equally-weighted)
ALES is required for resident Turkish citizens who are applying for the MA programs. Turkish citizens who are residents of foreign countries and those applicants who are not Turkish citizens may provide GRE scores instead of ALES. Applicants for PhD programs may provide either ALES or GRE scores. ALES scores are valid for 3 years. GRE scores are valid for 5 years.

English Proficiency:
MA in CITE (except English teacher education track): TOEFL (iBT) 70 or IELTS 5.5 or COPE C
MA in CITE (English teacher education track) MA in CI: TOEFL (iBT) 87 or IELTS 6.5 with minimum 5.5 in each section, or Bilkent COPE C
PhD in CI: TOEFL (iBT) 87 or IELTS 6.5 with minimum 5.5 in each section, or Bilkent COPE C
Validity period for all exams: 2 years
In addition, foreign language requirements as imposed by Inter-universities Board (ÜAK) of Turkey, (minimum of 55 from YDS or its equivalents as listed by ÜAK) must be satisfied by Turkish citizen PhD applicants.

Proof of Degree: Yes (if already obtained)
MA in CITE: Only Biology, English, Mathematics, Physics, and Turkish Lang & Lit graduates can apply. See Program Information for details

Transcripts: Yes (For Ph.D, undergraduate and graduate transcripts)

Statement of Purpose: Yes. (For Ph.D, to include a page about research interests)

Letter of Recommendation: 2

Other: Qualified teacher status and minimum 2 years teaching experience in schools (except CITE program)

Application Deadline:
MA in CITE: 17 June 2016
MA in CI : 10 June 2016
PhD in CI: 10 June 2016

Date of Interview: Interviews will be announced by the departments.

Contact Persons

Fax +90 312 266 4065

Financial assistance covers only Graduate Study Tuition Scholarship (Lisansüstü Eğitim Ücreti Bursu)