Applications to Ph.D. Programs with a Master’s Degree

Required Documents and Information for Application to Ph.D. Programs with a Master’s Degree

You can find the master’s degree and doctoral programs and the graduation requirements for these programs from the link below. (Candidates who are in their last term and are at the graduation stage can also apply.)

Click for programs that will take graduate students.

In addition, below are the other conditions and documents required for application. If you meet the graduation requirements and other requirements, you can apply to doctoral programs with a master’s degree.

1)  Passport photo (must be in JPG format and maximum 2 mb in size. If you get accepted, the photo will be used on your student ID and must be uploaded in the desired format.)

2) ALES/GRE certificate

ALES or GRE Exam results (ALES and GRE scores are valid for 5 years. The control code must be clearly legible in the exam result document). Applicants must earn a minimum score of 60 on the quantitative section of the ALES exam or 151 on the quantitative section of the GRE  (General Test) exam.

In the absence of the GRE score mentioned above, conditional application can be made. In this case, GRE score will be evaluated as 151 while the application is evaluated. In case of acceptance to the program, the exam document containing at least 151 GRE quantitative points must be submitted to the Registrar’s Office by 15/12/2020. If the exam document is not delivered by this date, the student is dismissed from the program.

An ALES score is not required for the graduates of Ph.D./ proficiency in arts/ specialty in medicine/ specialty in dentistry/ specialty in veterinary medicine/ specialty in pharmacology in their applications to graduate programs. In the evaluation of these candidates, regardless of the type of score to enter the graduate program or their area of specialty, the ALES score will be taken into account as 70 points. These candidates must certify that they meet the above-mentioned requirements. (Diploma for graduates, transcript for the applicants who are in the phase of graduation etc.)

3) Undergraduate and graduate transcript with thesis (Turkish or English)

The Turkish or English certified translation of the transcript prepared in a language other than Turkish or English must also be uploaded to the system.

The original (with wet signature) of the transcript you declared during the application will be requested for final records (excluding e-signed transcript documents with a verification code). Candidates who fail to submit the original transcript during the final registration will lose their right to register. Considering this situation, it is highly recommended to obtain the wet signature of the declared transcript as soon as possible.

Candidates who have not yet graduated from the Master’s Program with Thesis must use the GPA of the previous semester if all the courses they have taken in the semester they applied are not graded. During the evaluation, the grade point average declared in the application is used.

Students enrolled or graduated from non-thesis master’s programs before 06/02/2013 can apply for doctoral programs. A document showing that they are registered to the master without thesis before 06/02/2013 is required.

4) English Proficiency Exam Results (The foreign language exam cores listed below are the minimum scores required for application. Exam results submitted for YDS and YÖKDİL exams must include legible verification code.)

In order to apply, applicants must have a minimum score of 55 from YÖKDİL, YDS, e-YDS exams (taken within the past 5 years) or a minimum score of 66 from the TOEFL IBT Test (taken within the past 2 years).

In the absence of the TOEFL (IBT) score mentioned above, conditional application can be made. In this case, TOEFL (IBT)  score will be evaluated as 66 while the application is evaluated. In case of acceptance to the program, the exam document containing at least 66 TOEFL (IBT) points must be submitted to the Registrar’s Office by 15/12/2020. If the exam document is not delivered by this date, the student is dismissed from the program.

5)  For Foreign Language Exemption; Certificate of exemption of the candidate who fulfills at least one of the foreign language exemption conditions stated below (For exemption, candidates who have sufficient language score from YDS or YÖKDİL exams must have the control code legibly on their language exam result documents.)

The language of instruction in our institute is 100% English. The foreign language exam scores stated above are only the minimum scores for application and are required as an application requirement. For foreign language exemption, candidates must certify that they have fulfilled at least one of the following exemption requirements or pass the IZTECH School of Foreign Languages ​​English level determination exam.

Candidates who have applied with the above-mentioned foreign language scores and accepted to the doctorate program but who cannot meet at least one of the foreign language exemption requirements or who are not successful in the IZTECH School of Foreign Languages ​​English Level Assessment Exam, are subject to the IZTECH School of Foreign Languages ​​Department of Basic English Preparatory Class Regulations. they become. Students who fulfill the requirements of the aforementioned regulation are entitled to enroll in the doctoral program they have accepted.

Candidates who meet at least one of the foreign language exemption requirements must document their status.

Click for exemption instructions.

6) Composition (Turkish or English) stating the reason for wanting to study and in which field of study

In case of applying to two graduate programs, a separate essay must be written for each program.

7) Letter stating that employees are allowed to receive postgraduate education from their institution

8) The internet addresses of the candidates who will apply to the Architecture Doctorate and Urban Planning Doctorate Programs, if any,

For Architecture koraykorkmaz@iyte.edu.tr

For City Planning city@iyte.edu.tr

They must send to their e-mail address by the application deadline.

9) Candidates who have the graduation requirement for the master’s degree and the doctoral program to be applied for, as well as the other requirements stated above, must apply via the link below and upload all the required documents to the system.

Applications can be made for one program or at most two programs.

Information Required for Application

Applications for graduate programs will begin in December.

All documents must be legible (the control code of the exam documents must be legible), and the photograph must be uploaded to the our application system in the desired format. Applications of candidates who upload incomplete or illegible documents or documents that do not meet the requirements will be deemed invalid and will not be processed.

Evaluation of Applications

Due to the COVID 19 Pandemic, applications made to doctoral programs with a master’s degree will be evaluated through online interviews or application documents. You can access the evaluation method information of the program you are applying for from the link below. In addition, departments that will conduct online interviews will announce information about online interviews on their web pages.

Click here for the evaluation methods of applications made to doctoral programs with a master’s degree.

Send questions regarding applications to: gradinfo@iyte.edu.tr

Click to apply for graduate programs.