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Application Guide

Kadir Has University offers student exchange programs based on agreements with universities in the U.S., Canada, Europe, the Far East and neighboring countries of Turkey.

Students who attend one of our partner universities may study at KHAS for one or two semesters. Exchange students are not required to pay tuition fees at KHAS. However, they are responsible for their travel, fees pertaining to visas, living costs, personal expenses, and private health insurance during the period of exchange.

General Requirements for Application

  1. Must be attending a partner university
  2. Must have completed one year of studies at the home institution
  3. Must have been selected and nominated by the home institution
  4. GPA Requirement: 2.5/4.0 (B average) or higher
  5. For non-native English speakers: Minimum TOEFL IBT 71, IELTS 5.5, or an official letter from the student’s home institution stating his/her level of proficiency in English.


Application Documents

1-Printed hard copy of the application form submitted online

2- Letter of nomination (cover letter) issued by home institution

3- One letter of recommendation

4- Official transcript(s)

5- Statement of purpose

6- Proof of medical insurance that covers the period of stay in Turkey

(this can be sent after acceptance confirmation)

7- Copy of ID page of passport

Application Deadlines

Fall semester: Last weekday of April

Spring semester: Last weekday of October

Send all application documents to the Exchange Programs Unit at the address below:

Contact: Sibel Kuseyrioglu intoffice@khas.edu.tr

Tel: + 90 212-5336532 ext 1126

Address: Kadir Has Universitesi, Cibali, Fatih 34083 Istanbul, Turkey

**Student applications coming from Arcadia University (Pennsylvania, USA) will made through the Arcadia KHAS Liaison Office Director: Dr. Alper Camcı camcia@arcadia.edu