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Bahçeşehir University


  • BAU is one of Turkey’s leading Higher Education Institutions, founded in 1998 as a non-profit foundation university
  • 8 faculties provide undergraduate programs for 10.137 Bachelor students
  • 4 Institutes provide post graduate education for Master and PhD students
  • 17.048 registered students study at BAU
  • 1.072 associate degree students, 2.195 preparatory school students
  • 1010 professors and lecturers, 454 administrative personnel work in BAU
  • 4 campuses in Istanbul (Beşiktaş University campus, Şişli Prep school campus, Galata Communication campus, Göztepe Medical school campus), 4 Dormitories
  • 7 campuses abroad (USA, Canada, Germany, Italy, Hong Kong, Azerbaijan)
  • Medium of instruction is English
  • International students from 80 countries around the world
  • Easy application for International students
  • Special Fee for International students
  • Exchange programs with more than 160 International partners (North America, Europe, South-East Asia, Middle East)
  • CO-OP internship programs with more than 1200 companies in Turkey and all around the world
  • BAU Library holds 242.088 publications, 117.988 books and 124.100 electronic books
  • BAU was given the “Superbrand of Turkey” award in 2007-2008
  • 1633 activities were held by our University in the 2012-2013 academic year.
  • BAU is located in the center of Istanbul on the European bank of the Bosphorus within close distance to all cultural and social activities. Students can reach anywhere with the convenient transportation system around the Campus.


Required documents for application

1. Online application form
2. Copy of High School Diploma or equal Certificate (translated in English or Turkish)
3. Copy of Transcript of Records (English or Turkish)
4. Copy of Passport

Application deadline:  August 20th

Required documents for registration

1. Original hard copy of High School Diploma or equal Certificate (translated in English or Turkish)
2. Transcript of Records (English or Turkish)
3. Denklik- Equivalency Certificate of High School diploma authorized by Turkish Education council (can be issued by Turkish consulate in home country)
4. Copy of acceptance letter
5. Passport
6. 4 Photographs
7. Payment receipt
8. TOEFL (IBT 74)/ IELTS (6.0) certificate (if available) or BAU local  Proficiency Exam (Min. Score: 60)*

*Students with no prior or required knowledge of English will be registered at Preparatory school

Registration deadline:
Early  September
Early October (extra quota)

Tuition fee for International Students

Undergraduate Programs


Preparatory School

7900$ per year
(2 installments possible)

7900$ per year
(2 installments possible)

Graduate Programs

12000$ for 2 year program
(3 installments possible)

PhD Programs

40000 TL for program
(Courses + dissertation)


Estimates of average costs for accommodation and living expenses  in Istanbul:


Yurdum student house
sgl/ dbl/ trpl per person

Private flat
1+1/ 1+2


800$/ 680$/ 580$

500$/ 1000$

Gas/electricity/ water

included in rent



included in rent





Mobile phones

15- 50$

15- 50$







Total per month per person