The wait is over. The prestigious, comprehensive and unique Turkey Scholarship 2019 for international students is now open for applications. The Turkey Bulsari Scholarship is accepting applications for undergraduate, masters and doctorate programs. Students from all over the world can apply for 2019 Turkey Government Scholarship.

Türkiye Scholarships is a government-funded, competitive scholarship program, awarded to outstanding students to pursue full-time or short-term program at the top universities in Turkey.Türkiye Scholarships aims to build a network of future leaders committed to strengthening cooperation among countries and mutual understanding among societies. 

Apart from providing education opportunities at an international caliber as well as a wealth of knowledge and experience, Turkey offers scholarships to international students from all over the world to study in the most prestigious universities in Turkey.

Turkey Scholarship 2019 is similar to Korean Government Scholarship Program (KGSP), Erasmus Mundus Scholarship, Chinese Government Scholarship, Fulbright Scholarship (US), Australia Awards Scholarship, Commonwealth Scholarships, Hungarian Government Scholarship. All the cost of the selected students will be covered by the Turkey Government. 

Turkey Scholarship 2019 Details:

Host Country:

  • Turkey

Course Level:

  • Undergraduate Programs
  • Master’s Programs
  • Dcotoral Program (PhD)

Scholarship Value:

The 2019 Turkey Scholarships are fully funded scholarship in Turkey. 

Full-Time Programs

Undergraduate Scholarship Program (akordeon menüler olabilir)

  • University and program placement
  • Monthly Stipend: 700 TL per month
  • Tuition Fee
  • Once-off Return Flight Ticket
  • Health Insurance
  • Accomodation
  • One year Turkish Language Course
  • Length of award: 1 year Turkish Language course + 4-6 years (depending on the normal duration of the program)

Postgraduate Scholarship Program

  • University and program placement
  • Monthly Stipend:
    • Master’s: 950 TL per month
    • PhD: 1400 TL per month
  • Tuition Fee
  • Once-off Return Flight Ticket
  • Health Insurance
  • Accomodation
  • One year Turkish Language Course
  • Length of award:
    • Master’s: 1 year Turkish Language course + 2 years
    • PhD: 1 year Turkish Language course + 4 years

Eligibility Criteria:

Minimum Academic Criteria

  • Minimum academic achievement for Bachelor’s degree applicants: 70%
  • Minimum academic achievement for Master’s and Doctorate degree applicants: 75%
  • Minimum academic achievement for Health Science (Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmacy) applicants: 90%
Age Criteria
  • To be under the age of 21 for Undergraduate programs
  • To be under the age of 30 for Master’s programs
  • To be under the age of 35 for Doctorate programs
Eligible Groups
  • Citizens of all countries
  • Graduates or applicants who are able to graduate at the end of the current academic year (before September 2019)
  • Researchers and academicians
Non-Eligible Groups
  • Turkish citizens and those who have lost Turkish citizenship
  • Students already registered in Turkish universities at the level of study they are applying for.

How to Apply for Turkey Scholarship 2019?

Applications can only be made individually through www.turkiyeburslari.gov.tr by the candidates. There are no institutions or persons authorized to apply for Türkiye Scholarships. 

  • Candidates are strongly advised to carefully read the instructions and warnings in the application system.
  • Applicants are required to submit and upload the necessary documents to the application system.
  • Applications delivered by post, courier, or by hand will not be accepted.
  • ​Applications are free of charge. Please do not entertain any third party institutions or persons who offer to make an application on behalf of you in exchange for a fee.
  • Türkiye Scholarships include both scholarship and university placement at the same time. Applicants will be placed in a university and program among their 12 preferences which they choose in the application system

Evaluation and Selection:

Türkiye Scholarships applications are assessed on the basis of academic success, extra-curricular activities and other professional credentials of the candidate. In the evaluation process of the applications, candidates will be evaluated based on their eligibility to the application criteria of the program applied for as well as their academic and social achievements.

1. Preliminary Assessment

All applications are reviewed based on basic criteria such as minimum academic grades, age limit, required documents etc.

2. Shortlisting

Applications of eligible candidates are carefully reviewed by Expert committees based on a broad set of criteria including academic standing, previous qualifications, academic interests, career goals, consistency of choices, clarity of letter of intent, participation in social activities …etc. After which a list of qualified candidates is shortlisted for interviews.

3. Interview

The shortlisted candidates are interviewed in more than 100 countries by interview committees including academicians and experts.

Interviews usually last 15-30 minutes and are conducted in the following format:

a. Welcome and introduction
b. Document check
c. Candidate’s motivation for applying
d. Academic knowledge and career goals
e. Ending and questions to the committee

Please note that the interview is not indicative of whether the candidate will be selected or not.

Note: Candidates who are selected for interviews must bring all transcripts, documents and certificates of each year they have studied if they have not graduated yet.

4. Selection

Interview results of candidates nominated by the interview committees are evaluated by a selection committee and a list of candidates to be awarded a scholarship are formed. This final evaluation stage will assess the overall eligibility and suitability of the candidate for Türkiye Scholarships.

Application Deadline:

  • Türkiye Scholarships applications for 2019 will be received in one period, and applications will be open between 15th January- 20th February 2019 for international students from all countries.

APPLY NOW OFFICIAL LINK

Facebook Comments

Deadline is February 20, 2019