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Turkish Language and Literature

12 months
762 EUR/year
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The Turkish Language and Literature graduate program from Bogazici University is a two-year long program (excluding the scientific preparation period in which prerequisite courses are taken by some students).


The Turkish Language and Literature program from Bogazici University consists of graduate courses of 21 credits, a non-credit seminar course and a graduate thesis. Along with the courses required by the department, students complete their graduate courses of 21 credits with departmental electives related to the areas they want to specialize in as well as courses on the humanities and social sciences given by other departments of the university. 

What you'll study

The first year of the graduate program is allocated for the courses; the second year is allocated for the thesis. In the Turkish Language and Literature graduate program, students take common courses from the areas of both old and modern Turkish literature. However, they choose their thesis subjects with a specialization in either old or modern literature.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Classics of Divan Literature
  • Chagatay Literature
  • Disciplinary Features of Turkish Literature
  • Theatricality
  • SP.TP.Vernaculariza in Classical Turkish Literature
  •  Texts of Tanzimat Literature

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


21 alternative credits


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Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

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  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • GPA - 2.70/4.00
  • GRE / GMAT - ALES Verbal 70 or GRE Quantitative score of 149 is accepted. 
  • Official Transcript - Required
  • Diploma - An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Reference letter - Two letters

Tuition Fee

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    762 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 381 EUR per semester during 12 months.

7128 TRY

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.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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