Koç University and the Scholarships Secretariat of Ghana have signed a cooperation agreement in September 2018 to provide jointly funded scholarships for Ghanaian students interested in pursuing their Master and PhD studies at Koç University.



A total of 30 full scholarships are available to talented and motivated Ghanaian students who meet the university’s admission criteria (including GRE/GMAT and TOEFL exam scores) and are offered admission to their program of choice.


The scholarships cover the following expenses:

  • Tuition fees
  • Housing (on campus or a housing allowance)
  • Monthly living expenses stipend
  • Book/research allowance
  • Flight tickets

The programs that are eligible for the scholarship at Koç University are:

  • Master with Thesis programs (2 years, full-time, on-campus) in all Graduate Schools
  • Master without Thesis programs (1 year, full-time, on-campus) in all Graduate Schools
  • PhD (Doctoral) programs (4 years, full-time, on-campus) in all Graduate Schools


Visit the Ghana Scholarships Secretariat website to apply for consideration and submit all required documents and information http://scholarships.gov.gh/site/pages/foreign-tertiary

If the Ghana Scholarship Secretariat selects you as a candidate for Koç University you will then be invited to complete the Koç University graduate online application form available at https://apply.ku.edu.tr/gradapp within the established application periods.

Koç University evaluates students based on their academic merit and potential. Applications without TOEFL and GRE exam scores will not be evaluated for admission.

To find out program-specific application requirements and deadlines please visit the relevant Graduate School website or get in touch with our team!