Internationally recognized and globally ranked, Koç University is located at the bridge between the East and the West, in the midst of a modern city surrounded by the history of centuries and multiple civilizations in Istanbul, Turkey.  As a country full of cultural heritage and an emerging center for modernization and innovation, Turkey creates a unique environment where students are able to study while experiencing a vibrant culture and rapidly expanding economy from the inside out.  Already with one of the highest GDP growth rates in the region, OECD projects that Turkey will grow from its current 16th position to the 9th largest economy in the world.  International students at Koç University are able to take advantage of living in this fascinating country and vibrant city while receiving a world class education.

Koç University is known globally for facilitating cutting edge research and offers a variety of Masters and/or PhD programs for you to choose from, all taught in English.  Koç University managed to join the world's leading universities in a matter of decades, which demonstrates its clear commitment to becoming a global leader in higher education.  By studying at such an up-and-coming university you will be making a smart investment in yourself and your future career.  You can choose from our four Graduate Schools below to browse our programs and find the one right for you!

Key Facts about KU:

  • Leading institution of Higher Education in Istanbul and top three in Turkey
  • More than 240 global partner universities worldwide
  • 95% of KU Faculty have advanced degrees from top-tier US and European institutions
  • Over 96% of the classes are taught in English
  • Home to 77 laboratories, 9 Research Centers,  and 1 Research and Education Forum
  • Lively campus life, with an abundance of social and cultural activities

Full Scholarship opportunities are available for high caliber Vietnam students applying to specific graduate programs, which includes the following items:

  • Tuition waiver
  • Free accommodation
  • Health Insurance
  • Working place and laptop
  • Generous monthly stipend

Applying to Koç University is simple and entirely online! You will create a profile and fill in all the necessary information and submit your application through our system at http://gradapp.ku.edu.tr.

For more information on our graduate programs, please visit our website at http://graduate.ku.edu.tr/  and contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.