Yasar University is located in the center of the city of Izmir on the scenic western coast of Turkey. Izmir is the third most populous city in Turkey after Istanbul and Ankara, and the second-largest city on the Aegean Sea after Athens.

Yasar University offers over sixty degree programs taught in English at the undergraduate and postgraduate level. Students are given every opportunity to make the most of their university experience in a supportive learning environment. The university’s links with the business sector and universities worldwide make the campus an ideal environment for personal development and a truly international learning experience! 

HOUSING & MEALS

ISEP students live in shared rooms with an ensuite bathroom in the university halls of residence and have a meal plan. The university residence is well-located within the city and less than a 5-minute walk from campus. The residence accommodates about 400 students in two single-sex blocks, with free WiFi, 24/7 security and a cleaning service once per week. The dorms offer students a safe and comfortable environment as well as providing entertainment options during their time at Yasar. 

Program Website

Course Description

All degree programs at Yasar University are taught entirely in English, with the exception of the Faculty of Law where most courses are in Turkish, and the Faculty of Art and Design where some studio work is in Turkish.

Suggested fields of study include architecture, business, engineering, psychology, and international relations. Students enroll in 24-30 ECTS per semester, which is generally equivalent to 12-15 U.S. credits. 

How to find courses:

Go to the Course Catalog

• Click on Academic Units -> Batchelor’s Degree or Master's Degree 

• Click on any of the degree program names, then on “course structure” in the left sidebar under “Information Package” to show all of the courses for that degree program. 

o For the few programs where there is instruction is in Turkish, the database indicates which select courses are in English 

• Click on the i icon next to the name of each course to view detailed course descriptions 

o Click on the arrow symbol in the top bar to the left of the program name to see all of the options for program electives by degree program. 

Website for Course Availability

ISEP STUDENT SERVICES OFFICER Grace Glancy 703-504-9975 | GGlancy@isep.org Thank you for your interest in ISEP Study Abroad! I’m your Student Services Officer and main point of contact here at ISEP. As you search for programs, I’ll be available to answer any questions you might have. Feel free to contact me at any point in your search process for help, tips or advice.

Yasar University

Yasar University is a prominent institution of higher education that is deeply attached to Izmir, one of the most beautiful cities in Turkey’s Aegean region. Known for its international perspective,...

Academics

Undergraduate
(in English)

*This program is OK for Sophomores

Fields of Study

  • Architecture Recommended!

  • Business: Recommended!

    Business Management Economics Finance International Business/Trade/Commerce

  • Communication:

    Advertising Public Relations Radio and Television

  • Engineering: Recommended!

    Civil Engineering Computer Engineering Computer Software Engineering Electrical and Electronics Engineering Industrial Engineering

  • English Language and Literature

  • Hospitality and Tourism

    Tourism Management

  • International/Global Studies Recommended!

    International Relations and Affairs

  • Psychology Recommended!

Academic Requirements

  • U.S. GPA: 2.75 or higher
    *accepts lower GPA with explanation
  • TOEFL iBT Score: 65
  • LPR accepted as alternate to TOEFL or IELTS
  • LPR Writing Score: B1 - Intermediate High
  • LPR Reading Score: B1 - Intermediate High
  • LPR Listening Score: B1 - Intermediate High
  • LPR Speaking Score: B1 - Intermediate High
LPR = ISEP Language Proficiency Report

Special Application Instructions

All exchange students should have the appropriate background in the subjects they wish to study.

Students will be eligible to select additional courses from other Faculties outside of their main field of study depending on availability and scheduling. 

 

Special Needs Support

  • Mental Health
  • Mobility
  • Hearing
  • Visual
  • Speech
  • Learning

Graduate
(in English)

Fields of Study

  • Architecture Recommended!

  • Business Recommended!

  • Communication Recommended!

  • Engineering: Recommended!

    Computer Engineering Electrical and Electronics Engineering Industrial Engineering

  • English Language and Literature

  • Hospitality and Tourism

    Tourism Management

  • International/Global Studies Recommended!

  • Mathematics Recommended!

  • Psychology Recommended!

Academic Requirements

  • U.S. GPA: 3 or higher
    *accepts lower GPA with explanation
  • TOEFL iBT Score: 65

Special Application Instructions

All exchange students should have the appropriate background in the subjects they wish to study.

Students will be eligible to select additional courses from other Faculties outside of their main field of study depending on availability and scheduling. 

 

Special Needs Support

  • Mental Health
  • Mobility
  • Hearing
  • Visual
  • Speech
  • Learning

Other Academic Conditions

Students applying to enroll in graduate-level courses must meet separate entry requirements for the Yasar graduate program as described on the university website. Graduate students must also have completed an undergraduate degree in their home country prior to applying. 

PASSPORT: All students must have a valid passport to participate in this program. If you do not have a valid passport, we suggest you start the application process as soon as possible.

VISA: All students will be required to obtain a visa in advance of their program and apply for a residence permit once in Turkey. For more information on the process and estimated cost, please review the ISEP Country Handbook. Students studying in Turkey must purchase Turkish health insurance in addition to purchasing ISEP health insurance. This additional insurance costs approximately 25 USD per month and is required to obtain the required Turkish residence permit. 

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