NEW ANNOUNCEMENTS

Khas IYS English Proficiency Exam for DGS, foreign undergraduate, graduate and doctorate students will be held in Bahçelievler Campus on 17 October 2017, Tuesday. Click below to see the class-seating plans:

- Written portion class list

- Spoken portion class list

Khas IYS English Proficiency Exam  starts at 09:30, and students are advised to be present at the campus at 09:00. The exam has two sessions: Written portion (Listening, Reading, Writing) is in the morning session starting at 09:30. Spoken portion (Speaking) is in the afternoon session, starting at 13:00. No late arrivals will be accepted for Spoken portion.

More information about the contents of Khas IYS exam is here. For the rules of the exam, click here.

The results of the exam will be announced on the website and social media.

We wish all the best to our students in the exam!


SPARKS is the online platform where Khas students follow their academic performance and registrations through studies at the university. Students at English Preparatory Program are also supposed to use SPARKS effectively to check their attendance records and exam grades.

Click here to login on SPARKS: sparks.khas.edu.tr

- Students can login the system with their credentials given to them when they registered the university.

- Students who have forgotten or lost their user information can get technical assistance from the IT Office on the 3rd floor at Bahçelievler Campus and from Help Desk at Cibali Campus.

- If there is any mistake on your records, please contact your instructor first. Then, you can contact Student Affairs Office and administration if necessary.

- At the end of the semesters, students are required to complete an online questionnaire to evaluate their instructors and the academic system in the school.

- Students must renew their registration at the beginning of each semester.

- Students can get Student Certificate by demanding this document on SPARKS. For further information, students in English Preparatory Program can contact Ms. Funda Kayar at Student Affairs Office on the second floor at Bahçelievler Campus.

- Students can download the mobile application from App Store and Google Play. Seach for “SAP Fiori Client”, type http://sparks.khas.edu.tr for domain, and finally enter your credentials to login.

 


 

For the results of the Khas-IYS English Proficiency Exam given on 25 October, Monday, click here.

Information About Results:

Absent: The student didn't attend the exam.

Pass: The student passed the exam.

Fail: The students failed the exam. The student will take English Preparatory classes at Bahçelievler Campus.

Exemption: Click here for more information.


For important announcements and details about MyLab activities, click here: bit.ly/KhasPrepMyLab-en


Click here to see the results of Khas IYS English Proficiency Exam given on 27 July Thursday.

Congratulations to all our students who successfully completed English Preparatory Program! We wish them all the best in their faculties!

Click here for more information on exemption from English courses in faculty programs.


Spring Semester English Proficiency Exam will be given on 24 May Wednesday at Bahçelievler Campus. The written portion (Listening, Reading, Writing) of the exam will start at 09:00, and spoken (Speaking) portion will start at 13:15. Late students will be taken to the exam rooms. To check the rules of English Proficiency Exam, click here.

To see the list of room-seating plan of the exam, click here.

Students who have succeeded to get above the passing grade during the Spring Semester are exempted from English Proficiency Exam. However, these students can take the exam if they wish. Even if they fail in the exam, their passing grade Pass-D will not change.

To see the list of the exempted students, click here.

We congratulate those students who have succeeded to be exempted from English Proficiency Exam, and we wish all the best to all the students who will take the exam!


There will be a Reading & Writing Competition held among School of Foreign Languages students. You are all welcome to take part in the competition. All you need to do is choose 2 readers appropriate for your level. The books are all available at Khas Cibali Information Center (Library) - Prep School collection. Use your imagination and creativity to write about what you have read.

Take part in the Spring Semester Khas Reading & Writing Competition, discover the books you enjoy and win exciting prizes!

Keep Calm and Start Reading!

Here are the rules and conditions to take part in the competition:

>> Select at least two readers in your own level and click here fill in this online form.

A1/A2 students-A2 readers

A2/B1 students B1 readers

B1/B2 students-B2 readers

P students- Advanced Readers.

* All the readers are available at Khas Information Center (Library) - Prep School collection.

>> Complete the online application form: bit.ly/KhasPrepCompetition

>> You will receive e-mail about your application.

>> Read the books of your choice and write compositions on the following topics:

1-) Choose two characters (each from a different book you read) and write about the similarities and the differences between them. You may want to compare their appearance, characters, life situation and choices they have made. (500-1000 words)

2-) Get creative and take on a role of a writer. Choose one of the books you read and write an alternative end to the story. You can start from any point of the plot you want. (500-1000 words)

>> Submit your compositions to prep.rwcompetition@khas.edu.tr by 5 May 2017 Friday, 5 p.m. The results will be announced during the ceremony to be held on 12 May 2017 Friday.

For further information please contact:

Agata Blaszkowska: agata.blaszkowska2@khas.edu.tr

Aylin Birsen Yılmaz: aylinbirsen.yilmaz@khas.edu.tr

Şule Işleyen: sule.isleyen@khas.edu.tr

Enjoy reading, enjoy learning!



Spring Semester MyLab-2 class codes are here.

Deadline for MyLab-2 is 16 May 2017 Monday 23:59. All the online activities must be completed by then. The grades of the students without class enrollment cannot be calculated and thus they cannot get grades from the activities done online. Students are kindly advised to check regularly with their instructors and Digital Learning Coordinator Murat Akbıyık and make sure that their class enrollments and activity reports are completed properly.

A level classes LIFE MyLab website: myelt.heinle.com

A level students will continue the MyLab activities they started in Module-1 (weeks 1-8). They don't have to register or enroll.

AB & B level classes Q Skills MyLab website: iqonlinepractice.com

AB and B level students can add new level books on their accounts that they used for Module-1 (weeks 1.8). They don't have to create new accounts. They must enroll / join in their class for Module-2 (weeks 9-16).

BP level classes Making Connections MyLab website: cambridgelms.org

BP level students are registered for Making Connections MyLab platform by the booksellers and they are already informed via e-mail. Student missing registration information such as user name or password can get support from their instructors or Digital Learning Coordinator Murat Akbıyık. Students without an original copy of the book are not registered to MyLab-2 at all.

Contacts for queries and problems on MyLab:

bit.ly/KhasPrepMyLab

prep.khas.edu.tr

murat.akbiyik@khas.edu.tr


Spring Semester Midterm Exam-1 will be given on 23 February 2017, Thursday. The exam will start at a different time for each level:

A Level: 09:30

AB Level: 13:00

B Level: 09:30

BP Level: 13:00

Students are kindly advised to be in their classes at least 30 minutes before the exam starts.

Click here for the exam class lists.

We wish you all the best in your exams!


English Proficiency Exam for international students at graduate levels will be given on 06 February 2017, Monday at Galata Hall in Cibali Campus. Written portion of the exam will start at 09:00, and the spoken portion will start at 13:00.

To see the exam rules, click here.

To see the sample exams, click here.

Further details can be obtained from International Recruitment Office.


The class lists and weekly programmes for English Preparatory Programme 2016-2017 Spring Term are on the links below:

A1A2 Level Classes

A2B1 Level Classes

B1B2 Level Classes

B2-P Level Classes

Note: The students who are not on the lists will be checked on the registration system of SPARSK and the lists will be updated on 30 January 2017, Monday.

We wish a successful Spring Term to all our students!


The Spring Semester for the English Preparatory Programme will start on January 30th, 2017 Monday.

As Monday is the first day of classes, the starting time of groups will be as follows:

- Starting time for all A1A2 groups and for morning shift groups of A2B1, B1B2 and B2P levels: 10:30.

- Starting time for afternoon shift groups of A2B1, B1B2 and B2P levels: 13:30.

Those students who have not renewed their registrations so far through the SPARKS system are kindly reminded once again to do so before Monday as they will not be able to see their names on the class lists unless they have completed this process. To review the process for renewing registrations please scroll down.

Students should also note that the coursebooks that will be used in the second semester will be sold at school on Monday.

We wish all English Preparatory Programme students a healthy, happy and a successful semester.


Registration for English Preparatory Programme 2016-2017 Academic Year Spring Semester will be open from 19 January to 27 January. Students must complete their registrations online on SPARKS. Here is the website: sparks.khas.edu.tr

Please follow the steps carefully on the registration screen You don't have to call any of the administrative units of the university. You can contact Finance Accounts Office at Cibali Campus if the systems warns you about blockage.

Students not having completed their registration cannot continue their studies during the Spring Semester.

We wish you all a happy winter break!


UNIVERSITY POLICY REGARDING TAKING THE PROFICIENCY EXAM AFTER COMPLETING THE MAXIMUM DURATION OF EDUCATION


EXEMPTION FROM ENGLISH PREPARATORY PROGRAMME WITH INTERNATIONAL LANGUAGE EXAMS


For the students who cannot take the Final exam due to absenteeism, Speaking Assessment-2 will be held on 16 January, Monday. If they don't take this exam, their Speaking Assessment-1 grade will be calculated as %10.


The final exam dates for all levels of the English Preparatory Program have been re-scheduled due to heavy snow and poor weather conditions. Please note that the written section of the exam will be held on Thursday, January 12th, 2017 and the speaking part will take place on Friday, January 13th, 2017. The mark assigned for the speaking section of the exam will also be assigned as the second speaking assessment grade. Please keep checking the announcements on a regular basis for any other possible changes that the weather conditions might necessitate for the rest of the week.


Announcement on Interactive Speaking Exam:

Interactive Speaking Exam will be given on 25 July 2016, Monday. This exam makes up %10 of the overall grade. For the exam places and times, check the announcements on http://prep.khas.edu.tr

Announcement on Final Exams:

Final exams for all levels will be given on 26 July 2016, Tuesday. The written portion of the exam will be given in the morning session, and the spoken portion will be given in the afternoon. Students must be at Bahçelievler Campus in their exam rooms by 09:00 on the exam day. The times and rooms of the Speaking Exam will be announced after the written portion. Students who are late to the Speaking Exam will not have the chance to recover. Therefore, it is highly recommended to check the exam times and rooms properly and be on time.
We wish all the best to our students in their Final Exam.


IMPORTANT NOTICE ON THE EQUIVALENCE OF IELTS EXAM:

As stated by the Council of Higher Education in the report dated 17.06.2016 numbered 75850160-303.01.01-36830, IELTS (International English Language Testing System) has no equivalent to centeralized language exams given at undergraduate and graduate levels.

In accordance with the aforementioned report, exemption from the Kadir Has University English Preparatory Program and Undergraduate Programs is no longer possible with IELTS Exam results.

From here on out IELTS exam results, including those already submitted, will not be taken into consideration in order to obtain exemption from the English Preparatory Program or undergraduate and graduate level English courses.


2015-2016 Academic Year Summer School Program starts on 16th June and ends on 02 August.

Click here for class lists.


HasFest16 Event Day Lesson Plan on 5 May, Thursday

All A level: 08:50 – 11:40

AB 1-2-3-4-5-6 classes: 08:50 – 10:40

B 1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8 classes: 08:50 – 10:40

BP 1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8 classes: 08:50 – 10:40

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AB 7-8-9-10 classes: 10:50 – 12:40

B 9-10-11-12-13-14-15 classes: 10:50 – 12:40

BP 9-10-11-12-13 classes: 10:50 – 12:40


Announcement for 20th May, Friday:

Students can reach their worksheets to revise for the final exams on their Blackboard accounts. Regular classes will be held on 23 May, Monday and 24 May, Tuesday. Students are kindly advised to prepare their questions to their instructors and use their time effectively.


MIDTERM-3 Details:

Midterm-3 of Spring Semester will be given on 21 April, Thursday. The exam times will change for levels. The contents of the exam are Listening, Reading, Use of English and Writing. Please check the exam rooms and times clicking here.


For Q Skills books of weeks 9-16 iQOnline Practice platform course IDs, click here.

For registration and activities, here is the website: www.iqonlinepractice.com


MIDTERM-2 Details:

Midterm-2 of Spring Semester will be given on 24 March, Thursday. The exam times will change for levels. The contents of the exam are Listening, Reading, Use of English and Writing. Please check the exam rooms and times clicking here.


MIDTERM-1 Details:

Midterm-1 of Spring Semester will be given on 25 February, Thursday. The exam times will change for levels. The contents of the exam are Listening, Reading, Use of English and Writing. Please check the exam rooms and times clicking here.


For Q Skills books of weeks 1-8 iQOnline Practice platform course IDs, click here.

For registration and activities, here is the website: www.iqonlinepractice.com


Click here for Spring Semester class lists.


English Proficiency Exam has been postponed to 20 January, Wednesday due to bad weather conditions.


English Proficiency Exam will be given on 20 January 2016, Wednesday, at 09:00, at Bahçelievler Campus. Written part (listening, reading, writing sections) of the exam will start at 09:30 and finish at 12:30. The spoken part (speaking session) will start at 13:30, and students will take the exam according to the class lists to be posted on boards at the campus and online.

Click here to see the exam rooms for the written portion.

Click here to see the exam rooms and times for the spoken portion.

For further information on KHAS-IYS, click here.


2015-16 Fall Term Final Exam will be given on 10-11 January, Monday and Tuesday at Bahçelievler Campus.

Click here to see the Written Portion exam hours and rooms on 10 January, Monday.

The hours and rooms for the Spoken Portion on Tuesday will be announced on our website prep.khas.edu.tr

 


 

Click here to see the students who will not be able to take the final exam at all.

 


 

Due to the bad weather conditions, there is no class at English Preparatory Program on 31 December, Thursday.

PREVIOUS ANNOUNCEMENTS

Check the exam times and seating plan of the Midterm-2 on 12 November, Thursday.


Click here to see the Midterm-1 exam class and hour lists.


Click here to see the results  of the English Proficiency Exam given on 1 October Thursday at Bahçelievler Campus.


Click here to see the results of the English Placement Test given on 30 September Wednesday at Bahçelievler Campus.


Announcement on English Placement Test (Khas-STS) and Proficiency Exam (Khas-İYS) for International Students

Kadir Has University English Placement Test (Khas – STS) and English Proficiency Exam (Khas – İYS) will be held in Bahçelievler Campus on the dates given below:

Khas-STS (Placement Test):

Date: September 30th, 2015 – Wednesday

Time: 10:30 a.m.

Place: English Preparatory School – Bahçelievler Campus

Khas-İYS (Proficiency Exam):

Date: October 1st,  2015 - Thursday

09:30 – 12:30: Session 1(Listening/ Reading/ Writing sections)

13:30 – 17:00: Session 2 (Speaking section)

To get detailed information on the English Proficiency Exam (Khas-İYS) click here.


There will be no classes next week between 21-25 September. Rectorate's official announcement is below:

"Our university will officially be on holiday from Monday the 21st of September for two and a half days (holidays will include the 21st, 22nd and 23rd of September, in addition to the Feast of Sacrifice holiday and weekends) in accordance with the decision of the Prime Ministry dated 16.09.2015. - Rectorate


2015-2016 Academic Year English Preparatory Program level and class lists are as follows:

A Level Classes

AB ve B Level Classes

Classes start on 16 September, Wednesday, at 08:50, at Bahçelievler Campus.

A Level weekly and daily program is different from AB and B Level programs.


 

To see the results of English Proficiency Exam given on 10 September at Bahçelievler Campus, click here.

Applicants to Graduate Programs can learn their exam results from Mine Duru on 02125336532, extension 1654.


To see the results of English Preparatory Program Placement Exam given on 9 September at Bahçelievler Campus, click here.

To see the class lists of English Proficiency Exam (Khas-IYS) to be given on 10 September at Bahçelievler Campus, click here.

We wish all the best to our students!


English Preparatory Program Placement Exam Khas-STS will be given on 09 September 2015, Wednesday. Click here to see the class lists.


IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT ON ENGLISH PLACEMENT EXAM (KHAS-STS) AND ENGLISH PROFICIENCY EXAM (KHAS-IYS)

English Preparatory Program Placement Exam (KHAS-STS) will be given on 09 September 2015, Wednesday, at 13:30, at Bahçelievler Campus. This exam is for the students enrolled to English-medium departments through Additional Placement, the students enrolled through undergraduate transfer, the foreign students enrolled to undergraduate and graduate programs, and the students returning with university remission law. Exam rooms will be announced on the official website of English Preparatory Program (prep.khas.edu.tr). Newly-registered students are advised to check their exam rooms before the exam.

English Proficiency Exam (KHAS-IYS) will be given on 10 September 2015, Thursday, at 13:30, at Bahçelievler Campus. Written part (listening, reading, writing sections) of the exam will start at 09:30 and finish at 12:30. The spoken part (speaking session) will start at 13:30, and students will take the exam according to the class lists to be posted on boards at the campus and online. This exam is for the graduate and doctorate students, the students enrolled to English-medium departments through Additional Placement, the students enrolled through undergraduate transfer, the foreign students enrolled to undergraduate and graduate programs, and the students returning with university remission law with appropriate grade on KHAS-STS. Exam rooms will be announced on the official website of English Preparatory Program (prep.khas.edu.tr). Newly-registered students are advised to check their exam rooms before the exam. For further information on KHAS-IYS, click here.

The students to take KHAS-STS and KHAS-IYS must have their student IDs and an additional ID (national ID card, passport, driving license), and their stationaries (pen, pencil, eraser) with them. Use of mobile phone or any electronic devices is not allowed. Therefore, students are advised not to take their mobile phones. It is students’ responsibility to turn off leave their mobile phones to invigilators in the exam rooms.

Classes will start on 16 September, Wednesday at Bahçelievler Campus.

There will be Orientation Presentations at Cibali Campus D Block Büyük Salon on 15 September Tuesday. The presentations will be given to each level at different times during the day. Details will be available on prep.khas.edu.tr


English Preparatory Program Summer School Courses will  be offered in A2 - B1 - B2 - P Modules in Bahçelievler Campus. Classes will start on June 15th, Monday, at 11:10.

As of Tuesday, lessons will take place between 09:10 - 13:10 in the weekly programme. The total number of instruction will be 20 hours per week.

Class lists and weekly schedules will be announced in the notice board on Monday June 15th, 2015.

Click here to see the results of English Proficiency Exam (#KhasProficiency) given on 26 May 2015.


Spring Term Q Skills MyLab (QOnlinePractice) Class ID list for weeks1-8 is here: Class ID Listesi için tıklayınız.

Students are welcome to get support with their registrations and any technical problems at Social Media Office on the 4th floor. However, students can complete their registrations on their own through following the steps described on this document.


2014-2015 Academic Year Spring Term classes


Click here to see the results of English Proficiency Exam given on 12 January, 2015.


Click here to see the student and room lists for the Speaking Session of the English Proficiency Exam. Note that there will be two sessions, and 1st session will start at 13:30, and the 2nd session at 15:15.


English Proficiency Exam will be given on 12 January 2015, Monday, at 09:00, at Bahçelievler Campus. Click here to see the list of students and rooms.


Final Exam - Speaking Session lists are here.


Final Exams will be held on 5th and 6th January Monday and Tuesday at Bahçelievler Campus. Listening, Reading and Writing sessions will be given at 09:00 on 5th January, Monday; and the Speaking sessions will be held all day on 6th January Tuesday.

Click here to see the list of the students who will NOT be able to take the final exam.


Speaking Practice Exam will be held on 29th December, Monday in 4 sessions. Click here to see the the sessions and classes.

Note: There will be no make up for this exam.


MyLab online classes (valid for weeks 9-16) for New Language Leader books are ready. Click here to see your Class ID.

MyELT online classes (valid for weeks 9-16) for Pathways books are ready. Click here to see your Class ID.

MyLab activities, including the ones assigned for weeks 1-8, will be available by the end of the term, till 29th December, Monday 23:59.


Click here to see the classes of new students after the KHAS-IYS Exam given on 20 October 2014.


Click here to see the results of KHAS-IYS Exam given on 20 October 2014.


Click here to see the results of KHAS-STS (English Placement Exam) given on 17 October 2014, Friday at Bahçelievler Campus.

* "KHAS-PREP" means that the student will continue his/her education at English Preparatory School at Bahçelievler Campus.

* "KHAS-IYS" means that the student will take the KHAS-IYS (English Proficiency Exam) on 20 October Monday at 09:00 at B Block Room 405 at Cibali Campus.


MyLab online classes (valid for weeks 1-8) for New Language Leader books are ready. Click here to see your Class ID.

MyELT online classes (valid for weeks 1-8) for Pathways books are ready. Click here to see your Class ID.


Click here to see the results of KHAS-IYS (English Proficiency Exam) given for late-registration students on 09 October, 2014.


Click here to see the classes of late-registration students. These students are required to start their classes at 9:00 at the Bahçelievler Campus.


Late-Registation students are to take KHAS-IYS (English Proficiency Exam) on 9th October, Thursday at 09:00 at Cibali Campus. Click here for the list.

The written portion of the exam will be held at Classrom B403. The exam will start at 09:30 and finish at 12:30. The spoken portion of the exam will be held at PC Lab B216. The exam will start at 13:30 and finish at 16:30.


Click here to see the results of the KHAS-STS (English Placement Exam) Results given on 08 October 2014.


Late-Registration students -unless they have already taken the exam- are to take the KHAS-STS (English Placement Exam) on 8th October, Wednesday at 15:30 at Classroom 312 at Bahçelievler Campus. Click here for the list.

Late-Registation students -if they have already taken the exam- are to take KHAS-IYS (English Proficiency Exam) on 9th October, Thursday at 09:00 at Cibali Campus. Click here for the list.

The written portion of the exam will be held at Classrom B403. The exam will start at 09:30 and finish at 12:30. The spoken portion of the exam will be held at PC Lab B216. The exam will start at 13:30 and finish at 16:30.

The students who will qualify to take the KHAS-IYS (English Proficiency Exam) according to their result of KHAS-STS (English Placement Exam) will take their KHAS-IYS exam on 9th October, Thursday at above-mention venues and times.


English Preparatory School Fall Semester Class Lists are updated. Click here to see the Class Lists including B1-B2 Level classes .

* Classes will start on 22 September, Monday, at 09:10, at Bahçelievler Campus, and there will not be any changes on the class lists.


Please click here for the placement list and class numbers of students who will study in the English Preparatory School in 2014- 2015 Academic Year.

Classes for A1–A2 and A2–B1 levels will start on September 15th, 2014, Monday, at 10:00 a.m. at Bahcelievler Campus.

Students who have been placed into B1- B2 level will participate in the Orientation Programme for this level on September 15th, 2014, Monday, at 10:30 a.m. The Orientation Programme will be held in the Conference Hall, room no. 408.

Coursebook sales for all levels will take place in room no. 102.


The results of the English Proficiency Exam given on 08 September Monday are available. Click here to see the the list of the results.


PREVIOUS ANNOUNCEMENTS

The results of the English Placement Exam given on 06 September Saturday are available. Click here to see the the list of the results.

* KHAS-PREP refers to students placed in Prep School

* KHAS -İYS refers to students who are invited to take the proficiency exam on September 8th, 2014, at :9:00

For students who have been placed in Prep School:

- Classes in Prep School start on September 15th, 2014 Monday.

- Level of Students who will start in Prep School will be announced before the start of classes.

For students who will take the Proficiency Exam:

- As mobile phones are forbidden in exam rooms, students are recommended not to bring their mobile phones with them when coming to exam. As phones will be collected before the exam, it will be the students' responsibility to hand in and take back their mobile phones .

* Please check our website for further information about the exam: http://prep.khas.edu.tr


Important Announcement about The English Placement Exam (KHAS-STS) and The English Proficiency Exam (KHAS-IYS)

The English Placement Exam (KHAS-STS),which is delivered by School of Foreign Languages, will be held on Saturday, September 6,2014 at 09.30am at Cibali Campus. This exam is for both current prep school students and the students who have newly enrolled in the programs of our university.

The current prep school students and the newly registered students who have a sufficient score in the English Placement Exam (KHAS-STS) will sit the English Proficiency Exam (KHAS-IYS) on Monday, September 8, 2014 at 09.30 am at Cibali Campus.

The students who will take the exam are strongly advised to be at Cibali Campus half an hour earlier than the exam time with a valid identity card containing the holder’s photo.

The announcements regarding the results of KHAS-STS and KHAS-IYS will be published on the Prep School web page. The students can have detailed information about the content of KHAS-IYS (Khas Proficiency) and sample exams through our web page.


2013-14 Academic Year Spring Term Level / Section / Classroom lists are here.


2013-14 Academic Year Fall Term Level / Section / Classroom lists are here.




2012-2013 Spring Term Final Examinations will be held at Bahçelievler Campus on 16 May, Thursday, at 09:00.

The Seating Plan has been put on the notice boards.

The lists of students who CAN and CANNOT take the exam are below.

- Students who CAN take the exam: Click here.

- Students who CANNOT take the exam. Click here.


Faculty members are meeting with Prep School students! Details are here:


All the exam results and weekly attendance records are submitted on Sparks. Students can see their performance on https://sparks.khas.edu.tr