Turkey is classified a republic situated in both Europe and Asia. Turkey shares border with bight countries including Georgia to the north East, Azerbaijan and Iran to the east, Bulgaria and Greece to the northwest, Syria and Iraq to the south.

Turkey comprises 81 provinces out of which Ankara was established as capital city, a city in central Anatolia.

The cultural and economic centre is located in the European part of Istanbul. Many civilizations were found in area which is now turkey.

Many important occasions in the history of Christianity Took place in Turkey.

Turkey is an active member of UN, IMF, NATO, and the founding member of OECD and G20.

Turkish economy and diplomatic initiatives led to his recognition as regional power. Today Turkey is ranked 17TH largest economy in the world by nominal GDP.

It is the world’s 28th largest exporter and 21ST largest importer of goods rate.

Turkey is a secular and parliamentary state, it attracts influx of tourists visitors yearly owning to existence of oldest religious sites and many other numerous heritage centres, beautiful beaches and important historical places.

Turkey manufactures cars, electronics, airplanes, clothing and textile.

HIGHER EDUCATION

Higher education system in Turkey is administered by the council of higher education, an organisation that is equally responsible for planning and governance of higher education system in Turkey the provision of Turkish constitution and higher education laws.

Turkey has become an increasingly major destination for international students in recent years.

Turkish government has in recent year’s pursuit an aggressive internalization policy in an attempts to attract more than 150,000 international students in years lying ahead.

Besides, Turkish government has invests massively to support international students through a scholarship program.

In 2014, Government earmarked sum of $96million on scholarship funding, the highest amount ever.

Turkish government is also embracing and supporting collaboration between Turkish and international universities and colleges which has significantly contributed to recognition of Turkey as one of the according to preferred study destinations.

Another factors that form the basis for which Turkey becomes the centre of attraction, is the account that some universities in Turkey offer instructions in English accompanied with relatively low tuition cost.

There are 183 Universities in Turkey, 109 State Universities, 65 private’s foundation universities, eight technical universities, one fine art university, one institute of technology, national defence university and police academy.

In actual facts, Turkey has progressed considerably on many standard education indicators in recent years.

 

WHY STUDY IN TURKEY

Turkey is rapidly becoming a centre of attraction making it study abroad destination with many world. Class universities, courses and programs to choose from.

Below are some of the reasons to study in Turkey

  1. QUALITY EDUCATION
    The higher education in Turkey has undergone earnest revolution in the last couple of decades.

The 2014 times higher education BRICS and emerging economics rankings had Turkish universities ranked in the top 10.  Turkey also led seven of its universities placed in the top 100 list.

Turkish universities offer high quality education and Turkey is an integral part of the European education space.

  1. MULTICULTURALISM: Turkey is home to cultural and historical legacy for many years. Turkey is literally a bridge between the west. Istanbul a city in Turkey is the only city in the world that is situated in both Europe and Asia.

Turkey attracts foreigners owning to physical and spiritual characteristics.

  1. INTERNATIONALLY RECOGNISED DEGREE

Degree awarded by Turkish unities are highly recognised all over the world

  1. COST OF LIVING:
    Cost of studying and living will be other consideration in your study overseas study decision. Cost of living and tuition is really on cheap and affordable compared to other countries in Europe and North America.

Based on Mercer’s 2013 ratings, Turkey’s cities are in the very low bottom of most expensive cities ranking.

  1. EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Variety of options are open to international student upon graduation from Turkish universities which include securing an employment within and outside shores of Turkey , pursuing graduate degrees  etc.  In like manner, international students are permitted to work on or off campus while undertaking their studies.

  1. SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Many students desire to study outside the shores of their home countries. Particularly in today’s rapid change, statistics has shown that more than 2 million students were enrolled in institutions of higher learning overseas, numerous scholarship opportunities are available just for you in turkey most of the scholarship programs are offered by state universities in turkey.

You have many reasons to come to Turkey, above are some of few reasons, avail yourself these opportunities!

TURKEY ADMISSIONS

Turkey admission in most Turkish universities is once in a year and it is September of every year.  Some institutions accept applications in January but against semester or class that will resume in September.

Prospective applicants are encouraged to start enrolment procedures 6-9 months prior their intending intakes.

APPLICATION DEADLINES

It is essential you start your application process earlier to avoid unnecessary delay in relation to your admission and visa processes.

TUITION AND FEES

Tuition fees are subject to change without prior notice. For this reason, we are not able to provide accurate estimate relative to tuition cost. Tuition ranges between $900 – $3000 in state universities depending on your proposed course of study and province in which you wish to study.

There are numerous extra-curriculum activities you can engage from which you can earn enough to offset the cost of your university education and other miscellaneous expenses each year.

ACCOMMODATION DETAILS

In order to completely benefit the university experience, hostel or campus accommodation is highly recommended. Students enjoy powerful structured university hostel situated in a pleasant and conducive atmosphere.
Rooms are accompanied with toilet, bathroom, kitchen, libraries, gym and sport facilities, internet access and other infrastructures.

Cost of accommodation ranges from $100-$500 monthly depending on several factors including province, concerned institutions, students’ preferences and other factors. Please note that all fees are subject to change without notice!

If you are planning accommodation within the university campus, it becomes essential you notify us well in advance allowing us to make thorough arrangement with the school for a better place.

PROGRAMS & REQUIREMENTS

Turkish higher education is relatively cheap and of unique quality compared to institution of higher learning in the U.S, UK and Australia, Canada and New Zealand.

Programs are available in variety of contexts ranging from Diploma, Certificate, Associate degree, Bachelor Degree, PGD, and Master’s Degree PHD etc.

 

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Acceptance is open to students from any part of the world irrespective of race, religion, background, language and cultural indifference. Admission is officially granted to international applicants without undertaking any entrance examination.

Besides, students are admitted on the basis of their courses of intent. For instance, a student that applies for Computer Science is admitted to study Computer Science, Economics student is admitted to study Economics, Management student is admitted to study Management etc.

 

In summary, to be considered for admission to direct entry bachelor programs, only the following are required:

BACHELOR’S DEGREE

  • Waec /Neco result consisting at least five credits including Mathematics and English.
  • Data page of international passport
  • Application fee
  • Waec Scratch Card
  • Transcripts

VISA DETAILS & JOB OPPORTUNITIES

Before applying to Turkish Embassy for study visa, applicant must have been officially granted an admission with a letter certifying that he is being admitted to run a full-time degree course of study at a university or college recognized by Turkish Council of Higher Education. It must also be an institution that is certified to host international students.

An official acceptance letter combined with educational credentials and other supporting documents such as bank statements and police certificate have to be presented before Turkish Embassy in order to be considered for study visa.

Applicants must demonstrate sufficient means of subsistence showing ability to cover every cost associated with studies and throughout their stay in Turkey.

Visa processing time takes up to some weeks. Visa will be prolonged covering your entire period of studies.

JOB OPPORTUNITIES

International students enjoy off campus or on campus employment opportunities. This is another platform from which students earn income to satisfy ends meets. Permission is granted to students to work up to 20 hours in a week during academic sessions while undertaking their studies .

However, there are also opportunities to legally stay and work up to 3 years upon graduation from university.

Now that you have come to the knowledge of basic information about schooling in Canada,  you may consider starting your application process right away.   Contact us if you need further information, we are more than excited to address concerns you may have. We look forward to receiving your applications soon!