Opportunity For Zimbabwean Youth:Türkiye Scholarships for International Students
Deadline: 31 Mar 2016 (annual)
Study in: Turkey
Course starts 2016
Türkiye Scholarships are full government funded programmes for successful international students from all over the world for undergraduate and postgraduate studies in Turkey.
Level/Fields of study:
Undergraduate, Masters, PhD Programmes in a wide range of fields of study offered at participating Turkish Universities
The scholarship includes monthly stipend (600 TL for undergraduate, 850 TL for master and 1200 TL for PhD), full tuition fee, free 1-year Turkish language course, free accommodation, round-trip air ticket, and health insurance.
To be eligible for Undergraduate Programmes, applicants must:
• be a citizen of a country other than Turkey (Anyone holding or ever held Turkish citizenship before cannot apply),
• not be a registered student in Turkish universities at the level of study they are applying,
• have graduated or are likely to graduate from a secondary education institution,
• born no earlier than 01.01.1995 for undergraduate programmes,
• have at least specified (% 90 for medical sciences, % 70 for other undergraduate programs) cumulative grade point average, diploma grade, national exam or international exam score,
• be in good health
To be eligible for Postgraduate Programmes, applicants must:
• be a citizen of a country other than Turkey (Anyone holding or ever held Turkish citizenship before cannot apply)
• not be a registered student in Turkish universities at the level of study they are applying.
• be a bachelor’s or master’s degree holder by 30th of July 2015 at the latest
• born no earlier than 01.01.1986 for master’s programmes,
• born no earlier than 01.01.1981 for doctorate programmes,
• have at least 75 % cumulative grade point average or diploma grade over their maximum graduation grade or have at least 75 % success in any accepted national or international graduate admissions test.
• be in good health
Türkiye Scholarships include both scholarship and university placement at the same time. Applicants will be placed in a university and programme among their preferences specified in the online application form. The application to Türkiye Scholarships programmes is online and totally free process. Applications for Türkiye Scholarships will be received by 29 February-31 March 2016.
It is important to visit the official website (links found below)to access the online application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.
Official Scholarship Website: http://www.turkiyeburslari.gov.tr/index.php/en/haberler/799-2016-turkiye-burslari-basvurulari-basliyor-