MBA program’s language of instruction is English and non-thesis program. The first and foremost condition for joining the Koç MBA Program is to be a highly motivated and dedicated individual. In addition, all applicants must possess the following qualifications:

In order to apply to the MBA Program, the applicants must complete the online application (https://apply.ku.edu.tr/gradapp) and upload the following;

  • An official academic transcript from every university attended
  • Three essays as specified
  • TOEFL score can also be uploaded if available
  • Minimum 3 years of full-time professional work experience

Two Reference Letters should be submitted for the application. The candidate should provide the contact information of those who will fill in the reference letters in the online application. The references will be provided with the web link of the reference letter form via e-mail. All qualified applicants will be called for an interview by the Graduate School of Business. The admission interview is conducted in English. The candidates will be given a business case to read right before the interview and will be asked to answer questions related to the case as a part of the interview process. Standardized tests such as TOEFL may be required if the committee finds it necessary.

Important Notice

  • All the international students’ undergrad diplomas from the Universities abroad should be recognized by Higher Education Council of Türkiye. If they are not recognized by YOK, the students’ applications will not be valid to any Turkish University. This process will be conducted on behalf of the student by KU Registrar’s Office.
  • Turkish students whose undergrad degrees’ are from Universities located outside of Türkiye, are expected to supply equivalency document by applying YOK individually before the end of the program.

Online Application & Deadlines

Applications for 2023-2024 academic year will begin in February 2023

Only submitted online applications will be considered.

Apply now: https://apply.ku.edu.tr/gradapp

For your inquiries, please contact Graduate School of Business at gsb@ku.edu.tr

Tuition and Fees

Applications for 2023/2024 academic year will begin in February 2023.

Program tuition for 2023-2024 academic year will be decided by the Board of Trustees in the first quarter of 2023.

The non-refundable Application Fee: 250 TL

It is paid via credit card on online application system.

There are no scholarships available for the MBA program.

Corporate loyalty discounts are available for individuals working for the companies listed in our loyalty program.

Customized payment by installments is available for Turkish citizens from Yapı Kredi upon request.