Apart from providing education opportunities at an international caliber as well as a wealth of knowledge and experience, Turkey also offers scholarships to outstanding international students from all over the world to study in the most prestigious universities in Turkey.


Türkiye Scholarships consist of these opportunities:

  • Allowance
  • Accommodation
  • Tuition and Fees
  • Health Expenses
  • Turkish Language Course
  • Transportation (only for the first arrival and after graduation)

(Opportunities provided by Türkiye Scholarships can change depending on scholarship programmes except undergraduate and graduate scholarship programmes).


  • There is no presently scholarship program for candidates who continue their education in Türkiye at specialty in medicine or dentistry.
  • Applications will be open to applicants who wish to study at bachelor’s, masters’ and doctoral levels.
  • Candidates must not be older than 21 years of age for the undergraduate degree, 30 years of age for master’s degree and 35 years of age for the doctoral degree. years of age for research programme (preferably) under the age of 45.
  • Applicants who apply to Türkiye Scholarships must be a graduate or able to graduate at the end of the current academic year.
  • If it is requested by the university or department, candidates must submit the necessary documents such as the scores of SAT, TOEFL, DELF, YDS, etc. Applications of candidates who do not submit the required documents will not be evaluated.•
  • If you continue Turkish Language education in Türkiye at your own expense. Then you can apply for Türkiye Scholarships. If you are registered with a university you can apply only Support and Success Scholarship Programs.
  • Turkish citizens cannot apply for Türkiye Scholarships
  • If you are a foreign citizen and studied high school in Türkiye. Then you are to eligible for Türkiye Scholarships
  • In terms of academic criteria for different background, requirement will be varied
Eligible Regions: Angola, Argentina, Australia, Botswana, Brazil, South Africa, South Korea, Kenya, Colombia, Costa Rica, Malaysia, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Paraguay, Peru, Rwanda, Singapore, Chile, Thailand, Uganda, Uruguay, New Zealand, Zambia, Zimbabwe.

Application Process

  • Applications will only be made at www.turkiyeburslari.gov.tr. Candidates are required to submit/upload their applications and/or documents requested from them into the applications system.
  • Applications delivered by post, courier, or by hand will not be accepted.
  • The application dates for other countries will be announced at a later date

Application Deadline: November 30, 2017

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For Further Queries

For more information about Türkiye Scholarships and the application process, you may reach the Call Center at 0850 455 0982 or send an e-mail to [email protected]
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