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Summer Program at KOC University


Situated atop a hill on the Northern European side of Istanbul, Koç University’s lusciously green campus is your perfect academic getaway. With a view of the Bosphorus and the Black Sea, Koç University provides a peaceful escape from the buzz of the city centre.

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1. Summer exchange at KOC University

Koç University’s Summer Exchange Program offers a wide range of summer courses for students from around the globe. Courses last five to seven weeks in duration and students can earn up to three credits per course (6 ECTS). See available courses at: https://oip.ku.edu.tr/node/749

Important dates

Online nomination period: March 1 – 15, 2016

Application period: March 21 – April 4, 2016

First Day of Classes: June 20, 2016

Last day of Classes: July 29, 2016(including final exams)


Summer accommodation is available in West Campus facilities. Dormitories are equipped with a cafeteria, gym, swimming pool, laundry facilities, canteen, internet, and more. Minibuses both to Main Campus, and Sarıyer (the nearest shopping district) leave every 15 minutes. Time to Main Campus is just ten minutes by minibus.

2. Koç University Summer Research Program (KUSRP)

Koc University Summer Research Program is for motivated undergraduates from different universities who want to improve their research skills and plan to attend graduate school. The program offers the undergraduates the opportunity to gain research experience that helps them decide if they want to pursue graduate education or professional research career.


The applications will be available on our website in January and closed in February.

The program dates for 2016 will be 11 July - 9 September.

The duration of the program is at least 7 weeks. Beginning and ending dates might be flexible to accommodate the needs of the particular student and the faculty member.

Eligibility Criteria

Students must have good academic standing and good command of English.

At the time of application, the documents required to be submitted are as follows:

- Application Form

- Transcript

- 2 Recommendation Letters signed by the recommenders

- A Statement of Purpose describing student's purpose of application

- Curriculum Vitae

- 1 passport-sized photo

All documents must be in English or must be translated into English if in any language other than English. After submitting the online application form, the soft copies of the original documents listed above should be scanned and sent to arzuyilmaz@ku.edu.tr.


No cost for registration/tuition.

Campus dorms in shared rooms (1/4) free of charge

Responsible for the rest of expenses including transportation, food or any other living costs

Students are expected to have health insurance and they are responsible for their own health care expenses.

International students are obliged to obtain a health and travel insurance before their arrival that will be valid in Turkey during their period of study.







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