|Nominal duration||4 years (240 ECTS)|
|Tuition fee||$9,720.00 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).
BİLGİ Business Administration Honors Program is coordinated with one of the world’s most prestigious programs that are conducted by the London School of Economics within the University of London. The target of the Program is to raise highly competitive professionals in the global business environment. Students will be entitled to the diplomas of both İstanbul Bilgi University and University of London International Programs. The program enables those students willing to enter the business world with the necessary hard and soft skills and those willing to get acceptances from the world’s most prestigious universities and continue in the academic world.
Throughout the first year, the Program offers courses spanning mathematics, statistics and sociology to prepare the students for the quantitative and qualitative infrastructure for business administration. In the last two years of the program, courses are offered in a wide array to enable specialization in management fields such as marketing, finance, accounting, organization and management, strategy, social research methods.
BİLGİ students, who successfully pass the relevant exam and interviews, are admitted to the Business Administration Honors Program. Among the selection criteria for admission are the candidate’s grades, level of English and their drive and motivation for academic success. Students who are enrolled in business administration, international finance, marketing, international trade and business, business informatics programs will be admitted to the Program without an exam if they comply with the internal transfer regulations.