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Kabul Şartları / Admission Criteria
KTO Karatay Üniversitesi'nden kabul almak için tüm uluslararası öğrenciler aşağıda beliritlen şekilde not/puan içeren belgelerle başvurmalıdır.Öğrencinin kabulü için gerekli not/puan şartlarının karşılanması zorunludur. Gerekli lise/sınav puan kriterlerinin sağlanmış olması burs almak iin yeterli değildir. Burs almak isteyen tüm uluslararası öğrenciler bursluluk sınavına girmek ve yeterli puanı almak zorundadır. / To get admission from KTO Karatay University all international students are welcome to apply with the documents having the grades/points listed below. Meeting the required grades is a must for admission. It should be noted that, meeting the required criteria is not enough to be eligible for scholarships. All international students seeking scholarships have to take the Scholarship Exam.
# Ülke/Country Sınav/Diploma Exam/Diploma Not/Puan Grade/Point
1 Afganistan / Afghanistan Baccalauria, Baccalaureate Cert., Konkurs General State Exam / Bakalorya 210/350; 60% 
2 Almanya / Germany Abitur (Zeugnis Der Allgemeinen Hochschulreife) Max 4
3 Amerika Birleşik Devletleri / USA High School Diploma/ Lise Diploması  60%
4 Angola / Angola Angola Habilitação 12/20; %60
5 Arjantin / Argentina Argentina Baccalaureate / Bakalorya 6/10; %60
6 Arnavutluk / Albania Matura Diploma  60%
7 Avustralya / Australia High School Diploma/ Lise Diploması  60%
8 Avusturya / Austria Matura Diploma Max 2
9 Azerbeycan / Azerbaijan TQDK, Attestat TQDK 400/700, Atestat 3/5
10 BAE / UAE Al-Tawjihi-General Secondary Edu. Cert. Exam./ Ortaöğrenim Sertifika Sınavı 60%
11 Bahreyn / Bahreyn Al-Tawjihi-General Secondary Edu. Cert. Exam./ Ortaöğrenim Sertifika Sınavı 60%
12 Bangladeş / Bangladesh High School Diploma/ Lise Diploması  60%
13 Belarus / Belarus Cert. of Complete Secondary / Diploma of Specialized Secondary Ed. 3/5; 6/10
14 Belçika / Belgium High School Diploma/ Lise Diploması  60%
15 Benin / Benin Baccalauréat / Bakalorya 11/20
16 Bolivya / Bolivia Bachiller / Técnico - Certificado De Estudios / Bakalorya 60%
17 Bosna / Bosnia  High School Diploma/ Lise Diploması  60%
18 Botsvana / Botsvana Botswana General Cert. of Secondary Education / Cambridge Overseas School Cert. or Higher School Cert. 60%
19 Bulgaristan / Bulgaria High School Diploma/ Lise Diploması  60%
20 Burkina Faso / Burkina Faso Burkina Faso Baccalaureat / Bakalorya 11/20
21 Cezayir / Algeria Baccalauréat / Bakalorya 12/20
22 Cibuti / Djibouti Baccalauréat / Bakalorya 10/20
23 Çad / Chad Chad Baccalaureat / Bakalorya 11/20
24 Çek Cumhuriyeti / Czech Republic Matura Diploma 60%
25 Çin / China Gaoka 450/750
26 Danimarka / Denmark Bevis / Diploma-Record of Study/Diploma 6,5/12
27 Dominik Cumhuriyeti / Dominican Rep. Bachillerato-Certificado De Estudios / Bakalorya 60%
28 Endonezya / Indonesia Ujian Akhir National 60%
29 Estonya / Estonia Secondary School Leaving Cert.-Akadeemiline / Academic Record 3/5
30 Etiyopya / Ethiopia Higher Education Exam /Üniversiteye Giriş Sınav Sonuç Belgesi  60%
31 Fas / Morocco  Baccalauréat / Bakalorya 11/20
32 Fildişi Sahili / Ivory Coast  High School Diploma/ Lise Diploması  50%
33 Filipinler / Phillipines Katibayan 60%
34 Filistin / Palestine  Al-Tawjihi-General Secondary Edu. Cert. Exam./ Ortaöğrenim Sertifika Sınavı 60%
35 Finlandiya / Finland  Ylioppilastutkintotodistus / (Matriculation Examination Cert.) 60%
36 Fransa / France French Bacalaureate / Bakalorya At least 11;  en az 11
37 Gana / Gana WAEC Passing 6 courses+having min. 3 credits (C) / 6 dersten başarı + en az 3 kredi
38 Güney Afrika / South Africa  Senior Cert., Matrix Test 60%
39 Gürcistan / Georgia Georgia National Exam /Üniversiteye Giriş Sınav Sonuç Belgesi  6/10
40 Hindistan / India  High School Diploma/ Lise Diploması  60%
41 Hollanda / Netherlands VBO / MAVO / HAVO / VWO / MBO Diploma / Secondary School Cert. 5,5/10
42 Hong Kong / Hong Kong Hong Kong Cert. of Education Examination / Hong Kong Advanced  2 A levels, 1 related to the program applied 
43 Irak / Iraq Al-Edadiyah 60%
44 İngiltere / England  GCE 2 A levels, 1 related to the program applied 
45 İran / Iran Iranian Diploma-High School Dip. / Pre-University Cert./Transcript  12/20
46 İrlanda / Ireland Leaving Cert. (Ordinary and Higher Level) 60%
47 İspanya / Spain  Bachillerato / Técnico-Certificado De Estudios / Bakalorya 6/10
48 İsrail / Israel Bagrut / Matriculation Examination 7/10
49 İsveç / Sweden  Avgångsbetyg / Slutbetyg Från Gymnasieskola / Studentexamen / Upper Secondary School Leaving Cert. 60%
50 İsviçre / Switzerland  Matura Diploma 60%
51 İtalya / Italy  Diploma Di Maturità 70 pts at least; en az 70 puan 
52 Japonya / Japan  High School Diploma/ Lise Diploması  60%
53 Kamerun / Cameroon Cameroon Baccalaureat / Bakalorya 10/20
54 Kanada / Canada Provincial High School Graduation Diploma 60%
55 Katar / Qatar Al-Thanawaya Al-Aama / General Secondary Education Cert. 60%
56 Kazakistan / Kazakhstan Attestat/Cert. of Secondary Education /National Exam 80/120
57 Kenya / Kenya Kenya Cert. of Secondary Education At least B grade;  all courses and 50 pts in total / En az B seviyesi; 50 not ortalaması
58 Kırgızistan / Kyrgyzstan National University Exam /Üniversiteye Giriş Sınav Sonuç Belgesi  150/250
59 Kolombiya / Colombia Colombia- Baccalaureate / Bakalorya 60%
60 Kosova / Kosova Diplome Per Kryerjen Shkolles Se Mesmete Larte-Gjimnazin 3/5
61 Küba / Cuba  Título De Bachiller / Título De Técnico Medio Certificado De Estudios / Bakalorya 60%
62 Letonya / Latvia High School Diploma/ Lise Diploması  6/10
63 Liberya / Liberia Secondary School Leaving Cert./ Senior and upper High School Cert. 60%
64 Libya / Libya Al-Shahada-Al Thanawiyya Exam 60%
65 Litvanya / Lithuania Brandos Atestatas 6/10
66 Lübnan / Lebanon  Baccalaureat Libanais / Bakalorya 13/20
67 Lüksemburg / Luxembourg Diplôme De Fin d’Etudes Secondaires 50%
68 Macaristan / Hungary  High School Diploma/ Lise Diploması  3/5
69 Madagaskar / Madagascar Madagascar Baccalaureat / Bakalorya 12/20
70 Makedonya / Macedonia Secondary School Leaving Diploma / Matura 3/5
71 Malezya / Malaysia Malaysia Cert. of Education /Malaysia Higher School Cert. 2 A levels - High School Diploma 70% / 2 A seviyesi-Lise Diploması
72 Mali / Mali Mali Baccalaureat / Bakalorya 60%
73 Malta / Malta Secondary Education, Cert. / Matriculation Cert. 60%
74 Meksika / Mexico Bachillerato / Bakalorya 60%
75 Mısır / Egypt  General Secondary Education Cert. 60%
76 Moğolistan / Mongolia Gerchilgee / School Leaving Cert. 640
77 Moldova / Moldova Attestat / Certificat De Absolvire / Diploma De Bacalaureat / Cert. of Secondary Education / Bakalorya 6.Eki
78 Moritanya / Mauritania High School Diploma/ Lise Diploması  60%
79 Mozambik / Mozambique High School Diploma/ Lise Diploması  60%
80 Nijer / Niger Niger Baccalaureat / Bakalorya 12/20
81 Nijerya / Nigeria WAEC , WASSCE 6  A levels / 6 A Seviyesi
82 Norveç / Norway Cert. of Upper Secondary Education 3,5/6
83 Orta Afrika / Central Africa  Central African Republic Baccalaureat / Bakalorya 60%
84 Özbekistan / Uzbekistan Attestat / Cert. of Secondary Education 3/5
85 Pakistan / Pakistan High School Diploma/ Lise Diploması  60%
86 Panama / Panama Bachillerato / Técnico-Certificado De Estudios / Bakalorya 60%
87 Peru / Peru Bachillerato / Técnico-Certificado De Estudios / Bakalorya 60%
88 Polonya / Poland Matura Diploma 60%
89 Portekiz / Portugal  High School Diploma/ Lise Diploması  60%
90 Quwait / Quwait Shahadat-Al-Thanawia-Al-A’ama / General Secondary School 60/100
91 Romanya / Romania Diploma De Bacalaureat / Bakalorya 6/10
92 Ruanda / Ruanda High School Diploma/ Lise Diploması  60%
93 Rusya / Russia Attestat / Cert. of Secondary Education 3/5
94 Senegal / Senegal Senagal Baccalaureate / Bakalorya 13/20
95 Sırbistan / Serbia Matura 3/5;  60% at least / En az %60
96 Singapur / Singapore Singapore-Cambridge General Cert. of Edu. Ordinary, Advanced Level  2  A levels, 1 related to the program applied / 2 A Seviyesi, 1'i programla ilgili
97 Slovakya / Slovakia High School Diploma/ Lise Diploması  3/5;  60% at least 
98 Slovenya / Slovenia Matura / Secondary School-Leaving Diploma 3/5;  60% at least 
99 Somalili / Somali Secondary School Leaving Cert. 60%
100 Sri Lanka / Sri Lanka General Education Sert. 60%
101 Sudan / Sudan Secondary School Cert. / Higher Secondary School Cert. 60%
102 Suriye / Syria Baccalauréat / Al Shahada Al Thanawiya / General Secondary Cert. / Bakalorya 60%
103 Suudi Arabistan / Saudi Arabia Al-Tawjihi-General Secondary Edu. Cert. Exam./ Ortaöğrenim Sertifika Sınavı 60%
104 Tacikistan / Tajikistan High School Diploma/ Lise Diploması  3/5 
105 Tanzanya / Tanzania High School Diploma/ Lise Diploması  2  A levels, 1 related to the program applied / 2 A Seviyesi, 1'i programla ilgili
106 Tayland / Thailand  High School Diploma/ Lise Diploması  60%
107 Tayvan / Taiwan High School Diploma/ Lise Diploması  60%
108 Togo/ Togo Togo Baccalaureat / Bakalorya 12
109 Tunus / Tunusia Tunisia Baccalauréat / Bakalorya 12/20
110 Türkmenistan / Turkmenistan High School Diploma / Lise Diploması  3/5
111 Uganda / Uganda UCE  2  A levels, 1 related to the program applied / 2 A Seviyesi, 1'i programla ilgili
112 Ukrayna / Ukraine ZNO (Independent Exam) 160/200
113 Umman / Oman Al-Tawjihi-General Secondary Edu. Cert. Exam./ Ortaöğrenim Sertifika Sınavı 60%
114 Ürdün / Jordan  Al-Tawjihi-General Secondary Edu. Cert. Exam./ Ortaöğrenim Sertifika Sınavı 60%
115 Venezuela / Venezuela Bachillerato / Técnico-Certificado De Estudios / Bakalorya 12/20
116 Vietnam / Vietnam Secondary School Diploma / Lise Diploması  6/10
117 Yemen / Yemen Al-Tawjihi-General Secondary Edu. Cert. Exam./ Ortaöğrenim Sertifika Sınavı 60%
118 Yunanistan / Greece  Apolytirion / Secondary School Leaving Cert. 60%
119 Zambiya / Zambia Zambia School Cert. / Cambridge Overseas School Cert. 60%
120 Zimbabve / Zimbabwe High School Diploma / Lise Diploması  60%
121 Uls. Sınav-Derece/ International Exam SAT 1100
122 Uls. Sınav-Derece/ International Exam ACT 21
123 Uls. Sınav-Derece/ International Exam GCE 2  A levels, 1 related to the program applied / 2 A Seviyesi, 1'i programla ilgili
124 Uls. Sınav-Derece/ International Exam International Baccalaureate / Uluslararası Bakalorya 28 pts at least / En az 28 Paun 
Calendar For International Admissions

2020-2021

ULUSLARARASI ÖĞRENCİ ONLINE SINAV TAKVİMİ
INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS ONLINE EXAM CALENDAR

04 Mart-27 Mayıs 2020
04 March-27 May 2020

Bursluluk Sınavı I başvuru tarihleri
Applications open for Scholarship Exam I

29 Mayıs 2020
May 29th, 2020

Bursluluk Sınavı I
Scholarship Exam I

30 Mayıs 2020
May 30th, 2020

Türkçe Yeterlilik Sınavı I
Turkish Language Proficiency Exam I

01-24 Haziran 2020
01-24 June 2010

Bursluluk Sınavı II başvuru tarihleri
Applications open for Scholarship Exam II

26 Haziran 2020
June 26th, 2020

Bursluluk Sınavı II
Scholarship Exam II

27 Haziran 2020
June 27th, 2020

Türkçe Yeterlilik Sınavı II
Turkish Language Proficiency Exam II

29 Haziran - 15 Temmuz 2020
29 June - 15 July 2020

Bursluluk Sınavı III başvuru tarihleri
Applications open for Scholarship Exam III

17 Temmuz 2020
July 17th, 2020

Bursluluk Sınavı III
Scholarship Exam III

18 Temmuz 2020
July 18th, 2020

Türkçe Yeterlilik Sınavı III
Turkish Language Proficiency Exam III

Online Application

All international students are required to apply online through the link below. Incomplete applications and applications with irrelevant documents will be rejected.

Application fee for international students is 100 TL. You can make the payment to the bank account of the university given below. Students who will take the exam on KTO Karatay University campus can directly pay it to the Comptroller’s Office on campus, on the exam day. If you make a bank payment please do not forget to write your name and passport number.

PAYMENT INFORMATION:
Bank Name : Halkbank
Branch : Aziziye Branch
IBAN : TR93 0001 2001 3240 0016 1000 13

Please apply through the link here: APPLY NOW

2020-2021 Academic Year Online Registration Guide
Who Can and Can Not Apply?

Who Can Apply?
1) Foreign nationals,
2) Turkish citizens at birth, those who are allowed to leave the Turkish nationality from the Ministry of the Interior and who certify that they have a document on the use of the rights recognized by Turkish citizenship law of underage children registered in the Turkish nationality,
3) While a foreign national / dual nationality holder, those who acquired citizenship and became a citizen of the Republic of Turkey,
4) Turkish citizens who completed the secondary education in a foreign country except for the TRNC,
5) Citizens of TRNC residing in TRNC and who have completed secondary education in the TRNC along with holding a GCE AL exam result and those applicants who studied in colleges and high schools in other countries between 2005 and 2010 and holding a GCE AL exam result or prospective holders of a GCE AL exam result can apply for KTO Karatay University.

Who Can Not Apply?
1) Turkish citizens completing all of their secondary education in Turkey or in the TRNC,
2) Citizens of TRNC (except for applicants who have entirely completed secondary education in the TRNC along with holding a GCE AL exam result and those applicants who enrolled in colleges and high schools in other countries between 2005 and 2010 and holding a GCE AL exam result or prospective holders of a GCE AL exam result.)
3) Dual citizens who hold the first nationality of Republic of Turkey by birth defined in article 2 of 6/a/2 clause (Except for those who completed the entire secondary education in a foreign country other than TRNC),
4) TRNC citizens who hold a dual citizenship (except for applicants who have entirely completed secondary education in the TRNC along with holding a GCE AL exam result and those applicants who enrolled in colleges and high schools in other countries between 2005 and 2010 and holding a GCE AL exam result or prospective holders of a GCE AL exam result.)
5) Turkish citizens studying at foreign high schools in Turkey, or dual citizens holding the first nationality of Republic of Turkey by birth defined in article 2 of 6/a/2 clause,
6) Applicants who are dismissed from a higher education institution in Turkey as a result of a disciplinary punishment cannot apply for KTO Karatay University.

Required Documents for Registration

Required Documents for Application:
1) Only one application form even if the applicant applies for more than one program of different faculties and colleges,
2) Photocopy of the applicant's high school diploma or certificate showing that he/she is in the last grade (English or Turkish)
3) A photocopy of Turkish transcript of the applicant's high school diploma showing the lessons and grades the candidate has attained, certified by the high school principal, notarized or approved by the Turkish authorities abroad,
4) Photocopy of the English or Turkish pages showing the identity information of the applicant's passport, notarized or approved by the Turkish authorities abroad / Photocopy of identity document,
5) One passport-size photograph
6) Bank receipt showing that the application fee has been paid. The application fee (100₺) can be deposited at the Financial Affairs Coordinatorship of our university or at the IBAN number listed below. (Name and surname must be written in the description section.)
The account number to pay the application fee in Turkish Lira: TR23 0001 2001 3240 0016 1000 12 HALK BANKASI Aziziye Şubesi / KONYA.
7) Copy of examination result or diploma.

Documents Required for Enrollment:
Applicants who are entitled to enroll the university must submit the following documents:
1) Examination result certificate or the original document showing the degree of diploma.
2) The original copy high school diploma / English or Turkish copy, notarized or certified by the Turkish authorities abroad.
3) Certificate of equivalence of the diploma (from Republic of Turkey Ministry of National Education – Turkish Education Board or Turkish authorities in their countries).
4) Official transcript, approved by the high school administration, showing the courses and grades the candidate has attained in high school, and Turkish copy of the document/s, certified by notary or by Turkish authorities abroad.
5) Copies of the pages of the passports where applicants photograph and ID information are seen, and English or Turkish copy of the visa page/s. Student visa is compulsory for all foreign students. The visa can be obtained by submitting the letter of acceptance to the Turkish authorities where the applicant resides.
6) Documents showing that the applicant has the financial means to cover living expenses such as tuition, accommodation, and food & beverage during his / her education in the university.
7) Four passport sized photographs.
8) Document showing that the tuition fee has been paid.

Admission Results

a) The waiting lists of students who have been admitted will be announced on the website of the university.

b) An admission letter is sent by the university to the applicants for registration and visa procedures. Applicants are required to take the Turkish Student Visa (Educational Visa) from the Republic of Turkey Embassies or Consulates in their countries (or from the nearest representation) using the admission letter. This visa is required for entry to Turkey and to finalize the enrollment procedures at the university.

Medium of Instruction

Medium of instruction is mostly Turkish at KTO Karatay University. However, at the programs listed below 30% of the courses are taught in English.

Programs where 30% of the courses are taught in English:
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Computer Engineering
Mechatronics Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
Note: All courses of Industrial Engineering program are taught in Turkish. 

Additonally, KTO Karatay University offers two Translation and Interpreting programs, while one of them is Arabic-Turkish, the other one is English-Turkish.  

Students who need to improve their Turkish, English or Arabic language skills to start their programs are welcome to take a language preparatory year on campus. To be exempt from a language preparatory year, all students have to submit official test results or pass the language exams before the start of the academic year.    

Turkish Language Level
All students need to have an adequate level of Turkish to follow the lessons. The results of the Turkish Proficiency Exam will be announced as Passed/Failed. Those who have achieved at least C1 level (according to CEFR) and those who hold the Turkish Language Proficiency Certificate of the Turkish Language Instruction Research and Application Centers of other universities or the Turkish Language Proficiency Certificate given by the Yunus Emre Institute will directly start an undergraduate program; failed applicants are allowed to have a learning break after registration. They may start their undergraduate programs after they pass the Turkish Proficiency Exam at KTO Karatay University, Yunus Emre Institute or at other universities in Turkey.