In all programs except for those programs stated below, some level of proficiency in
English, Turkish and Arabic ( or in another language except for Arabic) is required for
graduation. Students can fulfill this requirement by attending language preparation
program before starting their graduate programs or by passing the language courses
successfully which they take with their graduate courses. If the students certify their
proficiency in these languages by the results of language exams accepted by the
Universtiy, they will also fulfill this requirement. Level of language proficiency is
decided by the Program Coordinatorship.
Multilingualism is not required for all non-thesis programs and only thesis programs in
Turkish if the program does not require it.
Preparation program duration given to a student for one language is maximum 2
semesters. Maximum duration for language preparation program is 2 years.
Minimum English proficiency level for graduation for programs subject to
multilingualism is B1.
For students whose mother tongue is not Turkish and are registered in programs in
English, they are required to have the ability of using Turkish at minimum B1 level as
of the date of graduation.
Minimum proficiency level required for Arabic or another language/languages decided
as 3rd language except for Arabic is A2 for graduation.
Students who registered with lateral transfer before the Fall semester of 2019-2020
academic year will be exempted from the requirements of multilingualism.