Important Note: All the required documents must be either in Turkish or English. If not: they must be translated in Turkish or English and approved by the notary public or Turkish Republic Foreign Representative Offices.
Important Note: Originals of all the documents submitted at the application must be submitted on between the dates of registration. Failing to do so will cause your application to be deemed invalid and you will not be registered.
Applicants for 100% and 75% scholarships are required to submit additional documents, which are as follows:
İstanbul University Exam for International Students (İÜYÖS) exam result. Validity duration of the exam result is limited to 2 years. It means exam results that are dated before 2014 are not accepted.
Language proficiency certificate for the language of the program that you are applying for.
It is strongly recommended that you attach at least one nationally or internationally accepted exam result to your application.
Who Can Apply?
Prospective students who are from abroad or overseas, students in Turkey who does not hold a Turkish citizenship, international students who want to transfer from other universities in Turkey or Turkish students who have been studying outside Turkey for more than 5 years can apply to undergraduate programs of Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University as an international applicant. Please check the information given below to see "who can apply".
(1) On the condition that students are in the final grade of high school or high school graduate, applications of candidates with the qualifications specified below are accepted;
a) Foreign students,
b) Those who were Turkish citizens by nature and who have obtained permission for alienage from Turkish citizenship and their minor children registered in this alienage certificate who can certify that they have the Certificate of Usage of Rights Granted by the Law 5203,
c) Those who had been of foreign nationality and then became a Turkish Citizen, and now with dual citizenship,
d) Those who completed the last three years of high school abroad excluding TRNC (Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus),
e) Those who are the citizen of TRNC, live in TRNC and who have achieved GCE AL exam results,
(2) Applicants with the qualifications specified below are rejected in the applicants;
a) Those who are citizens of Turkish Republic (except for the students who completed the last three years of high school abroad exclusive of TRNC)
b) Those who are citizen of TRNC (except the students who completed their secondary education completely in TRNC high schools and with an exam result of GCE AL),
c) Those with dual citizenship one of which is citizenship of Turkish Republic (except for the students who completed the last three years of high school abroad exclusive of TRNC)
d) Those with dual citizenship one of which is citizenship of TRNC (except the students who completed their secondary education completely in TRNC high schools and with an exam result of GCE AL),
e) Those who are citizen of Turkish Republic and have completed their high school education in TRNC,