The program is open to all international students from two year programs to post graduate programs.

We design special courses each year that would attract a large group of students from different fields of study. Some of these courses accept students from any field of study. You can apply to ‘Exploration of Turkish Art via Museums’ course whether you study medicine, engineering or administrative sciences.

More information on admission is available under each course subject. 


How to Apply & Calendar

Apply for the Delightful Istanbul Summer School if you are an undergraduate student or graduate and you have an appropriate level of English (we recommend a B2 level). To find out more about the course that will attract you most check the list of courses here. 


You simply fill the application form here. Upload the following documents before you summit your application. 

  • a scanned copy of your passport (photo ID page)  
  • your advisor’s approval letter (recommendation letter) can be obtained also from your international office 
  • your biometric photo 

  • scanned copy of your student id card (student certificate) 

Once you submit your application, you will be notified that your application is received. We will then send your preliminary acceptance and payment instructions. We advise you to choose online payment method when you can.  

Once your program fee is received in full, you will be sent; 

  • Your official acceptance letter  
  • An ‘Info Pack’ a detailed practical information for students 

  • ‘To Do List’ a detailed social activity program including optional tours. 

Please, note the following deadlines, and be aware that to meet them we must have received your program fee by the last day of the deadline, as only then will your application be complete: 


Regular application deadline: July 1 

You will receive notification of admission to the program within 7 days from the completion of your application. If you complete your application within the early bird discount period 100 USD discount will be applied to your program fee. 

Application   Window  Until July 1    
Arrival to Istanbul  July 23 Saturday or July 24 Sunday 
Registration at the University   July 23 Saturday and July 24 Sunday    
Classes  July 25 – August 5, 2022