M.Sc. On Campus


Bilkent University

24 months
14472 USD/year
4166 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Master of Science in Architecture from Bilkent University equip students with advanced skills in architectural design and in-depth critical thinking on architectural theories.


Architectural designs shape our environment and affect the way we manage our everyday lives. The faculty is devoted to educate critical and independent thinkers who comprehend the importance of architecture's social impact. The program embraces the interdisciplinary nature of the discipline and offers a broad range of courses in order to equip students with knowledge and skills that will enable them to design aesthetically pleasing, structurally safe, technologically sound, environmentally healthy, and comfortable buildings.

The Architecture programme from Bilkent University invites students who would like to excel in using current technologies in design and broaden ways of creative thinking.

Areas of Specialization:

  • Social, cultural, historical and theoretical aspects of architecture.
  • Current technologies in design.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theory and Methodology
  • Quantitative Data Analysis
  • Master's Thesis
  • Research Methods and Academic Publication Ethics   
  • Academic Practices

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
153 (quantitative)

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All applicants are required to have a Bachelor of Architecture degree or a B.S. degree in a related field of design. 
  • Submission of ALES (Akademik Personel ve Lisansustu Egitimi Giris Sinavi/Academic Personnel and Postgraduate Education Entrance Exam) or GRE scores.
  • Fluency in written and oral English. Please see the websites of each graduate school for the list of accepted tests.
  • Official transcripts.
  • Recommendations from instructors or others qualified to evaluate academic ability.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14472 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14472 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    4166 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4166 USD per year during 24 months.
  • 62,100 TL for national students 

Living costs for Ankara

1600 - 2350 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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