Bogaziçi University is an exchange partner in Istanbul, Turkey. This destination is specifically for bachlor and master Physics and Computing Sciences students of the Faculty of Science.
See General Services -> Schedule
Language of instruction is English. Non-native speakers of English should provide proof of English proficiency with the below mentioned criteria*:
A minimum score of 550 on the paper-based or 213 on the computer-based or 79-80 on the internet-based TOEFL test, along with a minimum TWE score of 4.5. This test is offered several times a year in many countries. Scores are valid for two years.
A minimum score of 7 in IELTS (International English Language Testing System). This test is administered by the British Council and scores are valid for two years.
(*) Erasmus Students do not need to prove their English Level
Language of instruction is English.
Bogazici University offers incoming students some in-site accommodation facilities. The “Superdorm” is the only dormitory option for exchange and special students. Since the Superdorm administration has become a separate unit, students planning to request housing in the Superdorm should check the webpage for further information: http://www.superdorm.info/.
Kindly check the Superdorm website for room rates: http://www.superdorm.info/
Meal Expenses (at the student cafeteria)
US $ 250-300 / € 170 – 200 per month
US $ 120 / € 80 per month
Normal study load per term
in credits: 15-21 local credits
in courses: 5-7
A student is granted one of the letter grades below for each course he/she has attended, in accordance with the instructor's evaluation of the student's grades in the course requirements:
Grades - Weight
AA - Excellent - 4.00
BA - Very Good - 3.50
BB - Good - 3.00
CB - Fair-Good - 2.50
CC - Fair - 2.00
DC - Fair-Poor - 1.50
DD - Poor - 1.00
F - Fail - 0
P - Pass -
E - (takes exam again) -
AA and BA grades received in a course indicate "superior academic achievement"; a grade of CC indicates "adequate academic achievement" Grades of DC and DD mean that the course has been completed "conditionally"
A grade of F is given to students whose performance does not merit a grade of DD or P. Students who have received a grade of F have to repeat the course in the first semester it is offered. However, with approval of the relevant Executive Committee, a student may be allowed to take the course in a later semester.
Minimum pass is: CC or 2.00 over 4.00
6 places per year. Selection was necessary in the past few years.
The International Exchange Officer at the Faculty of Science is Liesbeth Achterberg.
- Open office hours: Tuesday and Thursday from 11:00-12:00 via Student’s Affairs Desk, Minnaert room 1.20
- Location: Minnaert building, room 1.17, Leuvenlaan 4, 3584 CE Utrecht
- For an individual appointment and/or questions send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
- In case of an urgent matter, phone: 030-2537315