We provide world-class education to a diverse community of highly qualified and well-rounded individuals from over 70 countries in a supportive environment and a uniquely beautiful suburban campus in Istanbul, Turkiye. Currently, Koç University offers 22 undergraduate, 43 master and 30 Ph.D. programs taught in English.
What is special about us? Our professors! They are Türkiye’s most established senior researchers and PhDs from elite research institutions worldwide. We believe that people produce the best and the most when they are freest. The best research environment can be created only when professors and researchers are free to follow their curiosity and instincts; therefore we strive to build an environment open to innovation in our 250+ research laboratories and centers. As an international undergraduate or graduate student, you will be guided in your academic development by these professors on an individual basis, and you will be given ample opportunities to conduct research from the start.
Our students also enjoy 300+ exchange programs with top-ranked partner universities from 60 countries, tailored career guidance, a dedicated International Community Office, and vibrant campus life with 70+ active student clubs. Something a lot of people don’t know about us is that we have a range of competitive sports teams including ice hockey, sailing, American football, rugby, ski and snowboard teams in which you can challenge yourself in national and international tournaments.
We hope you will enjoy learning more about Koç University. Our team understands your unique needs and we are here to support you in every step of the way as you make your admission journey!
International Student Recruitment Directorate
Located on the hills of Sariyer in the cosmopolitan and vibrant city of Istanbul, Koç University offers a full residential campus experience on its beautiful, green, 62-acre estate, achieving a striking balance between accessibility to central İstanbul and retreat from the distractions of city life. Since its establishment, Koç University has emerged as a center of global excellence in science and education and is uniquely positioned to explore the overlaps of Medicine, Engineering, Science, Social Sciences and Administrative Sciences to further pursue basic and applied research and attract the best students and faculty members.