International Student Admissions
İstanbul Şehir University welcomes students from around the world and provides a great range of opportunities and experiences.

The process concerning the acceptance of incoming international students is being carried out by the International Relations Office.

​Applications are made via

Below are the steps and process to be followed by international students who want to apply to the ŞEHİR.

For more information, contact ŞEHİR International Relations Office via​


The following sections will guide you through the application process. You should also read our entry requirements and policies​ before you fill in your application form through​


To ensure equal consideration for your course, your application should reach us between 1 January and 1 September.

Once you have made your application through​ we will receive your information, which will be sent to the Admissions Committee for consideration. Our decision will be delivered to you in 10 days and by e-mail.​


  • Fill the online application form (
  • Receive your conditional acceptance offer by İstanbul Şehir University International Relations Office in 2-5 working days.
  • Pay 1000 USD deposit payment and upload your bank receipt to the application system.
  • Receive your acceptance letter from İstanbul Şehir University International Relations Office​ in 5-10 working days.
  • Apply for a student visa from the nearest Turkish Embassy in your home country.
  • ​Enter Turkey with your student visa, come to Dragos Campus and visit;
        • ​​​​​Financial Affairs (to make your remaining payment)
        • Student Academic Affairs (to finalize your registration and get a date for English Placement Exam)
        • Visit İstanbul Şehir University International Relations Office to get a residence permit appointment and health insurance
  • ​Enter English Placement Exam
  • ​Select courses



Undergraduate Degree Programs (2018 - 2019)

DepartmentYearly tuition fee for international students
Political Science and International Relations (TR/EN)$6500 (35% discounted)
Sociology (EN)$6500 (35% discounted)
Psychology (TR/EN)$6500 (35% discounted)
Philosophy (EN)$6500 (35% discounted)
History (EN)$6500 (35% discounted)
Turkish Language and Literature (TR)$6500 (35% discounted)
English Language and Literature (EN)$6500 (35% discounted)
Translation and Interpretation (EN)$6500 (35% discounted)
Computer Science and Engineering (EN)$6500 (35% discounted)
Industrial Engineering (TR/EN)$6500 (35% discounted)
Electrical and Electronics Engineering (EN)$6500 (35% discounted)
Civil Engineering (EN)$6500 (35% discounted)
Mechanical Engineering (EN)$6500 (35% discounted)
Architecture (TR/EN)$6500 (35% discounted)
Interior Architecture and Environmental Design (TR)$6500 (35% discounted)
Industrial Design (EN) $6500 (35% discounted)
Management (EN)$6500 (35% discounted)
International Trade and Management (EN)$6500 (35% discounted)
Entrepreneurship (TR)$65​00 (35% discounted)
Management Information Systems (TR)$6500 (35% discounted)
Economics (EN)$6500 (35% discounted)
International Finance (EN)$6500 (35% discounted)
Cinema and Television (TR/EN)$6500 (35% discounted)
Public Relations (TR)$6500 (35% discounted)
New Media and Communication (TR)$6500 (35% discounted)
Law (TR)$6500 (35% discounted)
Islamic Studies (EN-TR-AR)$6500 (35% discounted)​

Associate Degree Programs (2018 - 2019)

DepartmentYearly tuition fee for international students
Justice (TR)$3000 (50% discounted)
Computer Programming (TR)$3000 (50% discounted)
Child Development (TR)$3000 (50% discounted)
Photography and Videography (TR)$3000 (50% discounted)
Graphic Design (TR)$3000 (50% discounted)
Construction Technology (TR)$3000 (50% discounted)
Occupational Health and Safety (TR)$3000 (50% discounted)
Social Services (TR)$3000 (50% discounted)
Public Relations and Publicity (TR)$3000 (50% d​iscounted)
Interior Design (TR)$3000 (50% discounted)

Graduate Degree Programs (2018 -2019)

​For tuition fees of ŞEHİR graduate programs, please click here.