|Nominal duration||4 years (240 ECTS)|
|Tuition fee||$8,100.00 per year|
High school / secondary education (or higher)
All High school Transcripts/Grades (corresponding to the 3 or 4 high school years)
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Turkish.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
This is an easy procedure where the Provincial Department of Education in Istanbul (and in some cases a Turkish Embassy/Consulate) will provide the ‘Equivalency Letter’ (in Turkish ‘Denklik Belgesi’) certifying that the foreign High-School diploma is equivalent to its counterpart, the Turkish high school diploma.
You must take verified copies of the entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.
If available, a record of scores for one English Language Competency Examinations (for example TOEFL or IELTS or Cambridge Certificate) . The English Language requirements are detailed below.
IELTS: Minimum Score 6.0
If the future international student did not obtain a sufficient score from one of the English Language Competency Examinations, or did not take any test, then the student will be required to take the Istanbul Bilgi University -Institutional Exemption Test (BILET) upon arrival/registration.
Those who fail the Institutional Exemption Test must register to the English Preparatory Program at Istanbul Bilgi University before beginning their academic studies.
This preparatory year is not included in the total number of years of study required for graduation. The annual tuition fee for the English Preparatory Program is 8 100USD (taxes included).
Fashion is one of the disciplines of design that has influenced mankind physically and socially over the ages in the framework of changing cultural patterns and social structure. Continually renewing itself, fashion expresses rapidly changing environmental conditions and societal tastes while at the same time acting as an indicator of the historical development of material culture and changing life styles in their economic and industrial dimensions. By means of costume, directors of fashion dominate and direct modes of social behavior and aesthetic and consumer values. Within this context, the BA program in Fashion Design aims to educate the professionals required by the textile and fashion industries in Turkey in accordance with international standards.
The Fashion Design Undergraduate Program has been prepared for individuals who want to find a place in the magical world of fashion and are ready to explore their capabilities in the different facets of their dreams.
BİLGİ Fashion Design Undergraduate Program is offering its students the opportunity to obtain two diplomas from BİLGİ and NABA (Nuova Accademia di Belle Arti), one of the best and most competitive design schools in the world. Students who successfully fulfill the requirements complete their 1st, 2nd and 4th years at BİLGİ and the 3rd year at NABA within a four-year joint curriculum and become eligible for diplomas from both institutions. After the 3rd year at NABA, students will be able to take advantage of NABA’s partnerships and Milano’s professional network and intern in Italy.