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Turkey: Bilkent University
Ankara, Turkey (Exchange Program) (Outgoing Program)
|Restrictions:||UB applicants only|
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|Open to:||UB students only||Language of Instruction:||English|
|Minimum GPA:||3.0||Eligibility:||Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, and Graduate Students|
|Area of Study:||American Studies, Business Administration, Chemistry, Computer Engineering, Economics, Education, Electrical Engineering, English, History, Industrial Engineering, International Studies, Legal Studies, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Psychology||Term:||Academic Year, Fall, Spring|
|Language Courses Offered:||Turkish||Housing Options:||On Campus|
|Program Advisor:||Krista Paszkowsky||Credits:||12-18 per semester|
Bilkent University is recognized and ranked worldwide as a premier institution of higher education in Turkey. It is a bilingual university with courses taught in Turkish and English. The 1,200 acre university campus is located 12 kilometers from the city center and is a hub for academic, social, and cultural activity. The university has 12,000 students seeking degrees in 6 associate's, 33 bachelor's, and 47 graduate programs in a variety of fields. Bilkent University has a lively campus atmosphere with plenty of cultural and social events taking place throughout the year.
Bilkent University offers both undergraduate and graduate programs. There are 9 faculties, allowing University at Buffalo students to take courses in the following majors:
- Arts (Fine Arts, Graphic Design)
- Business Administration & Management
- Computer Science & Technology
- Engineering (Computer, Electrical, Industrial, Mechanical)
- International Relations
- Political Science
- Science (Biology, Chemistry, Genetics, Physics)
Bilkent University offers free on-campus accommodation for incoming exchange students. Subject to availability, this offer is valid for double rooms at Bilkent's students dormitories. Students are expected to file their requests before the relevant deadline. Allocations are on a first come first serve basis. Room type may differ based on availability. Students who want to stay in a single room can book a single room paying the difference.
Exchange students are guaranteed housing in one of Bilkent University's 26 on-campus residence halls, located on the Main and East Campuses, which house 4,000 Turkish and international students. Free shuttles are provided for transportation within Bilkent University and to/from Ankara.
Estimated costs for this program can be found at the top of this page next to Budget Sheets by clicking on the term.
UB students are encouraged to apply for study abroad scholarships. To learn more about the scholarships available to UB students, please visit our scholarships page.
Fall Semester: Late September - Mid January
Spring Semester: Early February - End of May
Program suspended for Spring 2017.
Fall Semester and Academic Year: March 15
Spring Semester: October 1
FOR MORE INFORMATION
Visit the Bilkent University website.