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History (MA, Phd)

Program Information


CGPA: 2.50/4.00

GRE: Obligatory for foreign students
(Verbal + Quantitative Combined for MA 288, for Ph.D 298, Analytical Writing 3.5)

ALES: 55 (equally-weighted)
ALES is required for all resident Turkish citizens who are applying for the MA and PhD programs. Turkish citizens who are residents of foreign countries and those applicants who are not Turkish citizens may provide GRE scores instead of ALES. ALES scores are valid for 3 years. GRE scores are for 5 years.

English Proficiency: For MA and PhD Programs – TOEFL IBT (at least 87), IELTS (at least 6.5 average and 5.5 from each section) or Bilkent COPE (at least C). Validity period for all exams: 2 years

Proof of Degree: Yes (if already obtained)

Transcripts: Yes

Statement of Purpose: 1 – 2 Pages

Letter of Recommendation: 2

Other: A sample essay written in English, CV

Application Deadline: 31 May 2017

Date of Interview: 08 June 2017