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Koc University

Koç University was founded in 1993 in Istanbul, Turkey. In the twenty years since its establishment, Koç University has become one of the world-class universities, distinguished by notable contributions to the elevation of education, knowledge and service both domestically and beyond. Pursuing academic excellence in Koc Univesty, you can experience the unique education embodied with a global vision and the vitality of Turkey.

Ranking the top three universities in Turkey and the leading university of higher education in Istanbul.

Ranking 250th in entire world by THE (Times Higher Education) rankings, and a higher educational institution with a global outlook.

Evolved into Partnerships with more than 220 enterprises.

95% percent of all full-time faculty members have doctoral degrees from top-tier universities in the United States and Europe.

96% of courses at Koc are taught in English

16 full-time faculty (the total number is 90) are the academicians of Turkey Academy of Science

The number of research awards granted by Turkey Academy of Science occupies the first position among universities in Turkey.

Campus life at the university offers a lively environment with an abundance of social and cultural activities.

Providing over 500 courses for the choices of exchange students, Koc also offers substantial internships and positions of research assistant for them. In terms of the living conditions, exchange students are placed in 9 types of rooms for their choices. And every 5 exchange students have a full-time student of KU to assist them on campus life. In addition, they can travel around Turkey and pick up some Turkish expressions. For more information on Koc University, please visit www.ku.edu.tr/en/home.


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    1. Sophomore or above;

    2. GPA≥3.2;

    3. TOEFL iBT≥80, IELTS≥6.0