Yasar University offers an exciting opportunity for international students who are looking for a fulfilling academic experience. On this site you can find step-by-step application guidelines or contact us directly by email, phone or Skype! As more international students look to Turkey for study abroad options, many have been attracted to Yasar University's growing national and international profile. Established in 2001 and located in the coastal city of Izmir, Yasar University brings students into the heart of Turkish-Aegean lifestyle and culture to deliver a quality and prestigious education. Yaşar University students have access to state-of-the-art facilities, the opportunity to work with our accomplished and international academic staff, as well as study abroad opportunities through the Erasmus and Global Exchange programmes.
Yasar University has been delivering globally recognised, prestigious degree programmes since 2001. With its CEA accreditation, award-winning student mobility programmes, and recognition by global scholarship awarding bodies, the University prides itself on its international reputation and the success of its professional graduates. Established by one of Turkey's leading corporate groups - Ya ar Holding, the University's strong links with the business sector and industry, make the campus an ideal environment for personal development and a unique student centric experience.
Professors are more than teachers at Ya ar. They are also mentors, innovators and inventors. Our faculty are known for their calibre and experience, as leading Turkish and international academics. Join a close-knit community of over 6,000 students, where your ideas are valued and classes are kept purposefully small. Our supportive culture will give you the knowledge, skills and competencies needed to achieve your personal goals.
We have a strong tradition of welcoming international students, and offer a range of dedicated support services, with a full orientation programme, integrated health care, as well as a student buddy network for an instant circle of friends. The ESN organises a host of events and trips throughout the year, in addition to the many student clubs and sporting activities on offer. Currently we have 67 countries represented on campus, a dynamic blend of people, ideas and perspectives. Come and experience the richness of diversity and the warmth of true Turkish hospitality.
Opportunities abound on campus. Enrich your student life by involving yourself in one of the many international conferences, concerts or student festivals, hosted by the University. Try taking up a new foreign language. Tackle a social responsibility project. Reflect on your life's perspective with foundation courses offered in Design Culture, Project Management, Research and Methodology, Human Sciences, as well as Ethics and Aesthetics. Learn the best tips for job applications with the Career Centre, or meet your future employer at one of our career days.
Join the increasing number of registered Ya ar students, who spend a term of their studies at one of our partner universities, either in Europe, US, UK, Australia, Canada or the Far East. Volunteering, internships and employment opportunities (up to 20 hours a week) are also available during your studies; everything to help you make the most of your Ya ar experience and prepare you for the globalised marketplace.
Enjoy living in a cosmopolitan city, where you will quickly become part of a closely knit network of friends and colleagues. Ya ar is located near to the city centre, in one of the liveliest and safest neighbourhoods. It offers you a wide selection of student flats, houses and dormitory options. The University's own Halls of Residence are convenient with their quality facilities and location, close to the campus and the city's metro line. Discover how affordable and enjoyable it can be to live the Mediterranean Life.
Applications should be submitted by 1st September for the Fall Semester and 1st January for the Spring Semester.
- Completed online application form
- Diploma (high school or recognised university degree)
- Academic transcript / international or national exam results
- Academic recommendation letter
- English language proficiency score (TOEFL, CAE Pearson)
- Passport ID pages
Start your application process by completing the form on the right. You can visit our campus with your family, to meet academics and see the facilities.
- Undergraduate programmes 10,500 USD per year
- Master programmes 11,000 USD for the complete programme
- Doctorate programmes 12,000 USD for the complete programme
- English preparatory year 9,500 USD per year
Subject to change.
Yaşar Dorm is Located within five minutes walk of the university campus. Accommodates 400 students. All rooms (single, twin or triple bed options) have en suite bathrooms and are furnished to the highest standard with the student's needs in mind.
The beautiful city of Izmir, known in Turkey for its European, west-coast orientation, is a major centre for technology and business in the region of the Mediterranean, Caucasus, Balkans, Central Asia and the Middle East. Discover the city's rich tapestry of cultural heritage, based on its strong international trade links. Experience the vibrancy of East meets West, Europe meets Asia, contemporary meets traditional, and all intertwined wizth the city's 8,500 years of history.