University TypePrivate University
AddressEmniyettepe Mahallesi, Kazım Karabekir Cd. No:13 D:2, 34060 Eyüp

Adopting the principle of  (learning not for school but for life), İstanbul Bilgi University took its place within the Turkish system of higher education as a civil corporation after the application made by the Bilgi Education and Culture Foundation on 7 June 1996 and the subsequent approval by the Turkish Grand National Assembly according to Law number 4142.

Over time İstanbul Bilgi University has grown to encompass 4 campuses that nearly a total of 206,000 m2 and it is on these four campuses (Kuştepe 32,000 m2, Dolapdere 21,000 m2, santralistanbul 148,000 m2 -with annex building- and Kozyatağı 4,300 m2) that it continues to serve its students and the academic world in Turkey.

Having realized many firsts in its 22 years and with the aim of increasing the quality of education and research and becoming a university that can compete globally, İstanbul Bilgi University began a long term partnership with Laureate Education, one of the largest international education networks in the world, in 2006 and continues to be a part of this network.

The university currently has more than 20,000 students and 35,000 graduates; nearly 1,000 academicians; 7 faculties, 3 institutes, 4 schools, 3 vocational schools, and 150+ programs that provide education to its associate, undergraduate and graduate students.

Education Fees

Undergraduate Programs (4 Years Medium of Instruction Total Annual Tuition Fees (USD)* VAT Included**
Faculty of Architecture    
Architecture English 9720
Industrial Design English 9720
Interior Design English 9720
Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences    
Civil Engineering English 9720
Computer Engineering English 9720
Electrical and Electronics Engineering English 9720
Energy Systems Engineering English 9720
Genetics and Bioengineering English 9720
Industrial Engineering English 9720
Mathematics English 9720
Mechanical Engineering English 9720
Mechatronics Engineering English 9720
Faculty of Law    
Law Turkish/English 9720
Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities    
Comparative Literature English 9720
European Union Studies English 9720
History English 9720
International Relations English 9720
Music English 9720
Psychology English 9720
Political Science English 9720
Sociology English 9720
Faculty of Business    
Economics English 8100
Business Administration English 8100
Business - Economics English 8100
Business Informatics English 8100
Marketing English 8100
International Finance English 8100
International Trade and Business English 8100
Faculty of Communication    
Advertising Turkish/English 8100
Arts and Cultural Management Turkish/English 8100
Management of Performing Arts Turkish/English 8100
Media and Communication Turkish/English 8100
Public Relations Turkish/English 8100
Television Reporting and Programming Turkish/English 8100
Visual Communication Design Turkish/English 8100
Film and Television Turkish/English 8100
Communication Design and Management English 8100
Digital Game Design English 8100
Faculty of Health Sciences    
Child Development Turkish 8100
Nursing Turkish 8100
Nutrition and Dietetics Turkish 8100
Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation Turkish 8100
School of Applied Sciences    
Fashion Design English 8100
International Logistics and Transportation English 8100
School of Tourism and Hospitality    
Gastronomy and Culinary Arts English 8100
Tourism and Hotel Management English 8100
School of Sports Science and Technology Turkish/English  
School of Aviation    
Aviation Management Turkish/English 8100
Associate School Programs (2 Years)    
School of Advanced Vocational Studies    
Accounting and Tax Applications Turkish 4000
Architectural Restoration Turkish 4000
Banking and Insurance Turkish 4000
Civil Air Transportation Management Turkish 4000
Civil Aviation Cabin Services Turkish 4000
Computer Programming Turkish 4000
Construction Technology Turkish 4000
Cooking Turkish 4000
Cyber Security Turkish 4000
Fashion Design Turkish 4000
Graphic Design Turkish 4000
Interior Space Design Turkish 4000
International Trade English 4000
Printing and Publishing Technologies Turkish 4000
Public Relations and Advertising English 4000
School of Health Services    
Anesthesia Turkish 4000
Audiometry Turkish 4000
Child Development Turkish 4000
Dental Prosthetics Technology Turkish 4000
Dialysis Turkish 4000
Electroneurophysiology Turkish 4000
Emergency and Disaster Management Turkish 4000
First and Emergency Aid Turkish 4000
Medical Imaging Techniques Turkish 4000
Occupational Health and Safety Turkish 4000
Operating Room Services Turkish 4000
Opticianry Turkish 4000
Oral and Dental Health Turkish 4000
Pathology Laboratory Techniques Turkish 4000
Physiotheraphy Turkish 4000
Social Services Turkish 4000
Vocational School of Justice Turkish 4000
* Payment can be made in two (2) instalments    
** VAT Tax rate is set to 8%