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2017 – 2018 ACADEMIC YEAR FEES

The annual tuition fee is paid in two equal installments, before Fall and Spring semester course registrations, by the deadline in the academic calendar. Newly admitted students pay the Fall semester installment during the registration period.

The tuition fee can be paid at branches of Garanti Bank, İş Bank and Yapı Kredi Bank through their payment teller screen menu (refer to Bilkent Üniversitesi Öğrenci Harç Tahsilat Hesabı). Banks do not charge any transfer fees for these transfers.

  • STUDENTS PLACED BY NATIONAL UNIVERSITY ENTRANCE EXAMINATION (ÖSYS)

Tuition fee for the 2017-2018 academic year (8% VAT included):
– Admitted before 2016 is 31,240 TL
– Admitted in or after 2016 is 33,200 TL

The fee can be divided into four installments through the contracted banks.

Any increases in enrolled students’ annual tuition fees for following years are limited to the increase in the consumer price index of Turkey (TÜFE).

  • International and other students admitted in accordance with the Higher Education Council’s Regulations for Admission from Abroad

The tuition fee for the 2017-2018 academic year (8% VAT is included):
– Admitted before 2016 is 13,950 USD
– Admitted in or after 2016 is 14,500 USD

The tuition fee can be paid in two equal installments by the due dates before the Fall and Spring semesters.

Tuition fees can be paid in Turkish Lira (TL) only within Turkey. If students prefer to make a payment  in Turkish Lira instead of USD, the USD effective exchange rate of the Central Bank of Turkey on date of payment will be used to calculate the TL amount.

Students may also wire transfer the tuition fee from their home country to the bank account provided below. Please note that students should have their full name written on the bank receipt and that this receipt needs to be submitted to the Registrar’s Office.

Garanti Bank / Bilkent Branch
USD Account Number: 393-9088737
USD IBAN: TR10 0006 2000 3930 0009 0887 37
SWIFT CODE: TGBATRIS

Students who are admitted to Bilkent University in accordance with the Higher Education Council’s Regulations for Admission from Abroad,  Article B) a) 1,2,3,4 or 5  are required to pay the  tuition fees for the students admitted from abroad.

In line with this regulation, students who are eligible to register at Bilkent University and had acquired Turkish citizenship at birth, but later renounced their citizenship status with the approval of Ministry of Internal Affairs are required to pay the tuition fee for the students admitted from abroad even if they have the legal document which grants their previously acquired citizenship rights as stated in the citizenship law. Turkish nationals who complete their secondary education in a foreign country are also required to pay the tuition fee for the students admitted from abroad.


Graduate Students

Summer School Fees

Leave of Absence Fees

Other Fees for Students 

Other Fees

To Pay in Installment (Turkish nationals)

Partial Tuition Waivers

Tuition Refund Policy

Dormitory Fees