Graduate Applications

Summary of Requirements for Admission to Graduate Programs
Physics
Chemistry
Mathematics
CGPA 2.50/4.00
ALES is required from resident Turkish citizens who are applying for the M.S. programs. Turkish citizens who are residents of foreign countries and those applicants who are not Turkish citizens may provide GRE scores instead of ALES. Applicants for Ph.D. programs may provide either ALES or GRE scores. ALES scores are valid for 3 years. M.S.: 55 (quantitative)
Ph.D: 55 (quantitative, for those who hold a M.S. degree with thesis)
Ph.D: 80 (quantitative, for those who do not hold a M.S. degree with thesis)
GRE: Turkish citizens who are residents of foreign countries and those applicants who are not Turkish citizens may provide GRE scores instead of ALES. Applicants for Ph.D. programs may provide either ALES or GRE scores. GRE scores are valid for 5 years.) M.S.: minimum quantitative: 153
Ph.D: minimum quantitative 157
English Proficiency and Period of Validity
  • TOEFL, 2 years
  • IELTS, 2 years
  • KPDS, 5 years
  • ÜDS, valid for life
TOEFL CBT 213, IBT 82, PBT 550 or IELTS 6.5 or KPDS 87 or ÜDS 87 minimum. Applicants for M.S. programs may provide a COPE score of at least C instead.
Proof of Degree Yes (if already obtained)
Transcripts Yes
Statement of Purpose Yes
Letters of Recommendation 2
Application Deadlines
(for Fall 2014 semester)
2 June 2014
Date of Interview Interviews will be conducted in June and the dates will be announced by the departments.
Contact Person Dr. Levent Onural
mfbe [-at-] bilkent.edu.tr
Phone: +90 (312) 290-1208, 266-4133
Fax: +90 (312) 266-4126
ONLINE APPLICATION
Recommendation Letter Forms WORD, PDF
Department of Mathematics
Bilkent University
06800 Ankara, Turkey
Phone: +90 (312) 290-1586 / 266-4377
Fax: +90 (312) 266-4579