Deadline: early – March; regular – May
Open to: graduates from related fields
Benefits: scholarships available
Koç University is one of the best places to obtain a MA or Ph. D. degree in economics. The Economics faculty at Koç University has a solid reputation as contributors to the frontiers of knowledge in Turkey and abroad.
Recently, the department has been ranked number 1 in Turkey and continues to improve its ranking in Europe and the world. Students are supported by research and teaching assistantships. They will have the opportunity to participate in the research projects of faculty members and teach their own classes so that they can develop their teaching skills further.
In order to be considered eligible to apply, you must fulfill all of the following criteria:
- Minimum GPA of 3,00 (for MA), 3,25 (for PhD from Masters) 3,00 (for Phd from Bachelor);
- Letters of Recommendation (2 for MA, 3 forPhD);
- English Proficiency: TOEFL IBT (80);
- GRE: For PhD – min158 For MA: Min 155;
- Statement of Purpose.
The scholarships are available to both our MA and PhD students but are highly competitive. MA scholarship availability is limited and will be awarded based on the academic merit. The scholarship includes:
- 100% tuition waiver;
- Monthly stipend;
- Possibility of accommodation;
- Meal Card (PhD only);
- Health Insurance;
- Other benefits.
How to Apply?
After you submit your online application via GradApp you may be shortlisted and contacted by the Graduate School of Social Sciences and Humanities to schedule a written exam and an interview in person or by Skype.
After the interview, if you are offered admission into the program you will also receive a scholarship offer.
In order to apply, register here.
If you have any questions you can reach us at: [email protected].
For more information please visit the following website.