2015 - 2016 ACADEMIC YEAR SCHOLARSHIPS FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS


Super Scholarship:

Full tuition fee waiver + dining scholarship for 9 months + free accommodation at university guesthouses for 9 months + monthly stipend for 9 months (300 TL per month) + free laptop computer

Priority will be given to students who:

  • Are within the top 5% percent of their high school graduating class
  • Have certified their English language proficiency (minimum scores required: IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL-IBT 90).
  • Submit an exceptional “Letter of Intent” and a proven record of extracurricular activities.
  • Are in financial need.

Full Scholarship:

100 % tuition fee waiver + laptop computer

Priority will be given to students who:

  • Are within the top 10% percent of their high school graduating class
  • Have certified their English language proficiency (minimum scores required: IELTS 6.0 or TOEFL-IBT 79).
  • Submit an excellent “Letter of Intent” and a proven record of extracurricular activities.
  • Are in financial need. 

50 % Tuition Waiver Scholarship:

50 % tuition fee waiver (tuition fee for undergraduate programs: 6.600 $, for English Preparatory School: 5.850 $) + laptop computer

25 % Tuition Waiver Scholarship:

25 % tuition fee waiver (tuition fee for undergraduate programs: 9.900 $, for English Preparatory School: 8.775 $) + laptop computer

INFORMATION REGARDING FEES AND SCHOLARSHIPS:

  • The medium of instruction at ŞEHİR is English. Students who do not have the required English proficiency level are required to attend to a one-year-long English Preparatory Program.
  • All international students will be admitted to the undergraduate programs on full or partial scholarships. Full scholarships are valid for 4 years of undergraduate study. Partial scholarships are valid for 1 + 1 year of English Preparatory Program and 4 + 2 years of undergraduate study.
  • Academic Achievement Scholarship: This scholarship consists of reductions varying between 25% and 100 % in the tuition fee of the following academic year given to students who have minimum grade point averages of 3.50 and above, on condition to have received and succeeded in minimum 30 credits at the end of the first academic year in the undergraduate program and to have received and succeeded in 75% of the total course credits belonging to that academic year in the following years.
  • All admitted international students will be given free laptop computers.
  • Accommodation: For the 2015-2016 Academic Year Accommodation fees, click.
  • Dining: Monthly on-campus dining costs around 400 USD for standard menu.
  • Those who will apply for Super Scholarship and Full Scholarship are required to certify their “Advanced” level of English.
  • International students can participate in Erasmus in Europe and other exchange programs in the US or other parts of the world.
  • Prospective international students can apply to İstanbul Şehir University undergraduate programs with their high school transcript and diploma. They can also present their national and/or international examination results during application.


2015 - 2016 ACADEMIC YEAR SCHOLARSHIPS FOR UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS (TURKISH and TRNC CITIZENS)


Scholarships and monthly stipends paid in cash on a monthly basis are unrequited and applicable, as long as the student continues its studies and attends the courses. Monthly stipends of students who do not attend the classes including the English Preparatory Program will be cut off for that semester.

Opportunity to %100, %75, %50 and %25 tuition waiver shall be applicable for (1+1) years in English preparatory program and (4+2) in undergraduate study, regardless of the grade point average or achievement in the course.

Dining and accommodation fee, monthly stipend granted to full scholarship students according to the rank they are placed in the university,  is applicable for (1+1) years in the English preparatory program, 4 years in the undergraduate program.

Tuition and accommodation fees can be determined every year by the Board of Trustees with regard for price and cost increase and are not to be greater than the CPI rate announced in August.

Scholarships offered at our university in 2015 - 2016 Academic Year and their coverage are as follows:

FULL SCHOLARSHIP:

On condition to attend the courses, the following resources are provided to students who are placed in the full scholarship programs in the 2015-2016 Academic Year and who rank among the first 5000 students all around Turkey at the exam with their placement scores, according to the score type of the related program:

  • Full tuition waiver,
  • Dining scholarship for 9 months,
  • Free accommodation at the University guesthouse,

Those who rank among the first 2000 are also granted monthly stipend of 700 TL for 9 months.

Students who are placed in the full scholarship programs in the 2015-2016 Academic Year but do not rank among the first 5000 students all around Turkey are granted only the tuition waiver.

Among those who are registered in the Full Scholarship and 75% scholarship undergraduate programs in İslamic Studies and rank among the first 5000 benefit from the rights of those mentioned above who rank among the first 2000. Those who have the right to internal transfer by university entrance exam in the related score type, are granted only the tuition waiver (full tuition waiver for full scholarship and 75% tuition waiver for 75% scholarship) but do not benefit from other additional opportunities.

If students who have been placed to the University’s full scholarship quota have previously graduated from an institution of higher education cannot benefit from guesthouse and dining support and additional opportunities; they only have the right to tuition waiver.

75% SCHOLARSHIP:

This scholarship is given to students placed to 75% scholarship programs of İstanbul Şehir University and covers 75% tuition waiver.

50% SCHOLARSHIP:

This scholarship is given to students who are placed to 50% scholarship programs of İstanbul Şehir University and covers 50% tuition waiver.

25% SCHOLARSHIP:

This scholarship is given to students who are placed to 25% scholarship programs of İstanbul Şehir University and covers 25% tuition waiver.

Except for the placement scholarships offered at the first entrance to the university, following reductions and scholarships are granted at İstanbul Şehir University.

FIRST CHOICE SCHOLARSHIP:

This scholarship consists of the 10% reduction in the tuition fee given to students who are placed in the paid and partial scholarship programs of the University as their first choice.

ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT SCHOLARSHIP:

This scholarship consists of reductions at different rates variable rates in the tuition fee of the following academic year at the rates below, given to students, who have grade point averages of 3.50 and above according to their success levels on condition to have studied for two semesters at the College/School, and succeeded minimum 30 credits, and 75% of course credits in the following academic years.

I.B. INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE SCHOLARSHIP:

This scholarship consists of a 25% reduction in the tuition fee, given to students placed in the paid and partial scholarship programs with an International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma with total grade point average of 32 and above.

ABITUR SCHOLARSHIP:

This scholarship consists of a 25% reduction in the tuition fee, given to students who are placed in the paid and partial scholarship programs with Abitur certificate with total grade point average of 2.00 or above.

MATURA (REIFEPRÜFUNG)  SUPPORT SCHOLARSHIP:

This scholarship consists of a 25% reduction in the tuition fee, given to students placed in the paid and partial scholarship programs with Abitur certificate with total grade point average of 1.5 or above.

MARTYRS’ CHILDREN SCHOLARSHIP:

This scholarship consists of a 100% reduction in the tuition fee for martyrs’ children who are placed in one of the programs of the University as a result of the ÖSYS (Student Selection and Placement System).

REDUCTION FOR PAYMENT IN ADVANCE:

A reduction of 5% is given to those who paid the whole tuition fee annually, and a reduction of 2% is given to those who paid the whole tuition fee on a semester basis.

SIBLING REDUCTION:

This scholarship consists of a 10% reduction in the tuition fee given to each sibling registered in the programs of İstanbul Şehir University.

Each student registered in our university is granted a laptop computer.

The conditions in which the scholarships and reductions are applicable have been stated in İstanbul Şehir University Instruction on Scholarships.

If the student is eligible for more than one of these scholarships and reductions (except for payment in advance and first choice scholarship), they can benefit from only the one and with highest reduction rate.

The scholarships and reductions are made on the fee that the student is liable to pay.

For scholarships other than the ÖSYS achievement scholarships, the durations specified for the ÖSYS achievement scholarships are applicable and it is (1+1) for English Preparatory Program, (4+2) for undergraduate program. Abovementioned requirements and limitations are also applicable for these scholarships. 


2015 - 2016 ACADEMIC YEAR SCHOLARSHIPS FOR GRADUATE STUDENTS


Full scholarship and partial scholarship may be offered to admitted students.

Full Scholarship: Full tuition waiver, monthly stipend, accommodation/transportation support, dining support, private health insurance.

Partial Scholarship: Full tuition waiver or partial tuition waiver.

Full Scholarship is not offered to Master of Laws students and non-thesis program students.

Students, who are accepted conditionally, to one year long English Prep. School, can not beneft from full scholarship status. Fee of English Prep. School is calculated in proportion to tuition waiver offered to the student.