The principle mission of Koç University is to cultivate Turkey’s most competent graduates, well-rounded adults who are internationally qualified; who can think creatively, independently and objectively; and who are confident leaders. Concurrently, research conducted at Koç University contributes to scientific development on an international scale and bolsters technological, economic and social development. Koç University consistently strives to advance knowledge through its efforts and to serve Turkey and humanity as a model of institutional excellence.
With the mission of cultivating the most competent and internationally qualified graduates, Koç University collaborates with many globally acknowledged and reputable institutions. The University acquires accreditations, enters into strategic partnerships and gets accepted as a member to privileged societies. Responsibility lies in the heart of this mission and it proves to be a world citizen by complying with international compacts and standards.
With its liberal arts paradigm, Koç University guarantees that students receive a diverse and comprehensive education while concurrently gaining expertise in a particular academic discipline. Students are required to complete a comprehensive core liberal arts program and establish specialization in their chosen fields through individually designed elective programs. Cooperation with international institutions, as well as lectures by internationally renowned academicians and business leaders, also contribute to the quality of education at Koç University.
As the vast majority of classes at Koç University are taught in English (with exceptions to this rule found only in the School of Law and School of Nursing), Koç University ensures that students are linguistically prepared for the academic programs
Located in the hills of Sarıyer, Istanbul, Koç University is twenty minutes from the Black Sea, surrounded by charming villages and natural landscapes, and connected to the city center through a plethora of convenient transportation options.
As a university focused on creating well-rounded, confident and competent human beings both in and out of the classroom, Koç University places tremendous value on providing a plethora of extra-curricular activities for its students; dedicates the necessary resources to ensure that these opportunities satisfy and enrich the Koç University experience.
Koç University’s main campus consists of sixty buildings: academic colleges, administrative offices, laboratories, library, social and sports facilities, health center, student dormitories and faculty residences.
- School of Medicine at Koç University tuition: 105.500 TL (Turkish Lira)
- All other Colleges, including ELC (English Language Center) preparatory year tuition: 76.500 TL (Turkish Lira)
This fee covers tuition and registration and also allows full use of the library, computer laboratories, and infirmary services. This fee does not cover campus dormitory accommodation, meals or other living expenses.
- Master without Thesis (1 year, course based) : 76.500 Turkish Lira = Approximately 14.000 USD
- Master with Thesis (2 years, courses and thesis) :100% scholarship: 0 Turkish Lira 0 USD
- Ph.D (4 years, courses and thesis) :100% tuition scholarship
University’s dormitories have a capacity of 2.200 students. The classrooms and laboratories are equipped with the latest technological infrastructure and support systems. On-campus conveniences include a grocery store, hair dresser, full-service bank, loastre saloon, cafeterias and other dining options.
West Campus Double Room (for Undergraduates) : 1293,00 EUR or 1469,00 USD
West Campus Triple- Bunk Bed (for Undergraduates) : EUR 941,00 or USD 1.069,00
For Graduates Students: EUR 1.293,00 - USD 1.469,00
* Refundable deposit €68 / $77