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Bogazici Bogazici
Number of students 1 4(Updated: August 24, 2016)
Eligibility Students enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program
Period of study September 2017 - June 2018
Location Bebek-Istanbul 34342, Turkey
University profile Bogazici University is an institution with strong roots, bright students, and an excellent faculty. Established in 1863, it has the distinction of being the first American college founded outside the United States. It has cherished a liberal tradition that respects individual rights and freedoms. In 1971, it became a public university. It recruits students from among the best who take a competitive central exam administered by the state. Bogazici University has a distinguished faculty with a wide spectrum of interests who take pride in keeping up with the latest research. Bogazici University has four faculties under which academic disciplines are organized: Arts and Sciences, Engineering, Administrative Sciences and Education. It has about 12,315 students of which 5% are international.
Undergraduate programs open to exchange students All departments accept exchange students, except programs with a (*) beside them in the following list, which are professional degree programs not open to exchange students.
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Graduate programs open to exchange students The same fields as described above for undergraduate programs
Graduate programs NOT open to exchange students Automotive Engineering, Construction Engineering and Management, Engineering and Technology Management, Financial Engineering, Mechatronics, Medical Systems and Informatics, Software Engineering Program, Asian Studies, Executive M.B.A, Economics and Finance
Minimum GPA (UG) 2.5
Minimum GPA (G) Same as above.
Minimum language proficiency  (UG)
TOEFL iBT 79 with no less than 22 in writing or IELTS 6.5 with no less than 6.5 in writing
Minimum language proficiency (G) Same as above.
Academic calendar
  Orientation date: mid September, 2016
  Classes begin: late September, 2016
  Exams end: January, 2017
  Classes begin: early February, 2017
  Exams end: May, 2017
Important university website for exchange students (General Services - Schedule - 2015/2016-1 GO)
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