• Application Deadline
  • 18 months


Architecture and Construction Sector shows important developments in our country and in the world. There has been great progress made in building sector, which provides the needs of growing world population like sheltering, production, management, education, energy, transportation and trade.

The sector in our country takes an important place in the world. On the other hand, the attention to prestigious buildings that have got quantitatively and qualitatively high value has been increased. This requires master architects who developed research and art skills, and have got postgraduate degrees. Alongside, it is now a must to educate professionals who can speak languages within the scope of globalization.

The postgraduate program in Architecture from Okan University aims to educate architects both in construction and in education sectors by answering the needs defined above.


Another goal of the program is to motivate undergraduates to get prepared to the PhD program. On the other hand, research and education possibilities are offered to professional architects by Bologna regulations and process. Accordingly, the information and the skills in need are going to be gained by young undergraduates who would like to pursue academic carrier and architects who would like to follow new technologies in the subject. The total credits required for the satisfactory completion of the curriculum are 24 credits. The program additionally requires completion of a thesis.

Programme Structure

Courses Included:
  • Research Methods 
  • Project I
  • Project II 
  • Seminar
  • Architecture, Narrative and The City 
  • History of Urban Form 
  • The Frontiers of Modern Architecture and Urban Design in the Early 20th Century
  • Morphology of Built Space 
  • Sustainability and Green Buildings 
  • Ecological Urbanism

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 18 months
  • Credits
    24 alternative credits
    • With Thesis: 24 credits
    • Without Thesis: 30 credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

You need the following TOEFL iBT ® score:

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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Academic Requirements

Application Documents for Masters Programs:

  • Copy of the original passport or birth certificate
  • Certified copy of the undergraduate diploma
  • Official Transcripts for undergraduate years
  • Certified copy of the English language test, if available
For more information, please visit programme website.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3996 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6000 USD for the full programme and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    3996 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6000 USD for the full programme and a duration of 18 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Istanbul

  • 2000 - 3240 TRY/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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