|Nominal duration||4 (240 ECTS)|
|Tuition fee||$5,000.00 per year|
High school / secondary education (or higher)
a)English or Turkish translation of the high school diploma certified by notary public or by the corresponding Turkish Consular (the original of the diploma and the certificate of equivalency showing its equivalence to Turkish diplomas will be demanded during registration)
b) Transcript (In which all the courses taken and the grades received during high school education are indicated, certified by the school administration and if not in Turkish or English, translated into one of these languages and certified by notary public or by the corresponding Turkish Consular)
c) Turkish or English translation of the passport page showing identity information certified by notary public or by the corresponding Turkish Consular
d) 1 passport-sized photograph
e) If available, the certified copy of one of the following test results:
SAT 1 1000 International GCE (General Certificate Examination) A Level 2 courses, GCE (General Certificate Examination) O Level 4 courses, ACT (American College Test) 21
See more: International International Baccalaureate 28
-Lycée Graduation exams do not necessarily have a validation time limit. (Abitur, International Baccalaureate, GCE, Tawjihi vs.), but university entrance exams (SAT I, ACT, etc.) are valid only for two 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.
You must take the original entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.
Students without any of the documents mentioned in following test results have to take the exam prepared by a committee appointed by the Senate of Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University. They may be accepted within the limits of quota of the department if they get at least 70 out of 100 from this exam.
Political Science and International Relations is a field of social sciences that examines any form of political relations. It investigates the issues that emerge as an outcome of human coexistence in political orders by using concepts like power, system, state, government, and others. It analyses and compares who gets what why and how in the field politics. It tries to uncover actors’ behavioral patterns and find out regularities among these.
The Department aims to produce universal knowledge in the fields of Political Science and International Relations and teach that knowledge through a participatory method. Beyond transferring the already available approaches of the Political Science, the department seeks to become an institution that produces universal, understandable, sharable, comparable, competitive, and original knowledge and to encourage its students to be active participants in this productive process.