Koç University offers 29 undergraduate programs across 7 colleges.

Key reasons to pursue your undergraduate degree as an international student here include:

  • Small class sizes and low student-faculty ratio
  • Double majors, minors and track program opportunities
  • Faculty members that are internationally renowned with prior teaching experience in Ivy League universities in the USA and Europe.
  • Classmates are Turkey’s most talented and accomplished students.
  • Study abroad semesters with scholarships at 200+ globally ranked university partners in the US, Europe and Asia

Download our 2017-18 International Undergraduate Prospectus here

College of Administrative Sciences & Economics

• International Relations

• Economics

• Business Administration

case.ku.edu.tr/en

  • 4-year programs taught in English
  • Ranked by QS among the top 200 for Politics and International Relations
  • 64 Full-time faculty members
  • 1907 undergraduate students
  • Only institution in Turkey with EQUIS accreditation and first partner program in Turkey for CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) Program in Europe, Middle East and Africa.
  • 60% of graduates who pursue a business career receive job offers at the time of their graduation
  • 1/3 of graduates pursue an academic career in top universities in the US and Europe

Co-curricular

  • 1/3 of students participate in international programs

Research

  • 3 Research Centers
  • Member of CEMS Global Alliance for Management Education
College of Social Sciences and Humanities

• Archeology and History of Art

• English Language & Comparative   Literature

• History

• Psychology

• Philosophy

• Sociology

• Media and Visual Arts

cssh.ku.edu.tr/en

  • 4-year programs in English
  • Ranked by Times Higher Education among the top 150 for Social Sciences
  • 67 full-time faculty members
  • 936 undergraduate students (including double major students)
  • Offers Academic Writing Program, Foreign Languages, Music and Performing Arts and Turkish Communication Skills

Research and engagement

  • 13 Research Centers including the Migration Research Center (MireKoç).
  • Cooperation with NGOs and governmental institutions to support social responsibility and development worldwide
College of Sciences

• Chemistry

• Physics

• Mathematics

• Molecular Biology and Genetics

science.ku.edu.tr/en

  • 4-year programs taught in English
  • Ranked by Times Higher Education among the top 250 for Sciences
  • 224 Undergraduate Students
  • 39 Full-Time Faculty Members
  • Very low student/faculty ratio provides an ideal environment that enables students to participate into research activities.

Co-curricular

  • Annual “Science and Engineering” Day to meet industry and government recruiters and showcase final year projects

Research

  • 100+ annual scientific publications and 600+ annual scientific citations
  • 22 state-of-the-art research laboratories in Cell Biology, Ceramics, Computational Chemistry, Computational Physics, Inorganic Synthesis, Laser Science and Technology, Metamaterials and Plasmonics, Micro-Photonics, Mitochondrial Biogenesis, Molecular Neurobiology, Nano-Photonics, Quantum Dot Synthesis, Polymer Chemistry, Surface Physical Chemistry, and Surface Plasmon Resonance
  • Undergraduate students appeared as co-authors in 60 articles published in leading international journals.
College of Engineering

• Chemical and Biological Engineering

• Computer Engineering

• Electrical and Electronics Engineering

• Industrial Engineering

• Mechanical Engineering

Eng.ku.edu.tr/en

  • 4-year programs taught in English
  • Recognized as one of the best engineering schools in Turkey within a short span of time and ranked in the top 250 worldwide by Times Higher Education engineering subject rankings in 2018
  • 50 Full-time Faculty members
  • 1400 students
  • Accredited by MÜDEK (USA-ABET) and MÜDEK – EUR-ACE (ENAEE European Network for Accreditation of Engineering Education)

Co-curricular

  • Annual “Science and Engineering” Day to meet industry and government recruiters and showcase final year projects

Research

  • 500+ journal publications in last five years
  • 92 Patents
  • 37 Research laboratories and Research Centers where students are encouraged to gain experience under the guidance of faculty members
School of Law

• Law

Law.ku.edu.tr/en

  • 4-year program with 30% of the total courses offered with international content lectured in English.
  • 15 full-time Faculty members that include prominent lawyers, who shape legal practice
  • 491 undergraduate students

Curriculum

  • Foundation courses of public law and private law with international and comparative content.
  • Electives cover an extensive variety of niche and emerging areas of the legal profession.

Co-curricular

  • National and international projects and work-study positions and programs based on innovative learning awards, case-law groups, certificate programs, and summer schools.
  • Law students publish the law journal JUSTITIA
  • Study travels to the International Court of Justice, European Court of Human Rights, European Council, European Union Commission, European Union Court of Justice
  • Annual ‘‘Career Days’’ event for legal recruiters.

Research and engagement

  • 2 Research centres on International Business Law and  Global Public Law
  • 40 research events every year
  • The only member in Turkey of the Law Schools Global League (LSGL)
School of Medicine

• Medicine

Medicine.ku.edu.tr

  • The 6-year program taught in English leading to an MD degree
  • Students are trained to take the United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE).
  • Turkish language proficiency should be achieved by the 4th year to work with patients
  • 96 faculty members who are leaders in their clinical and research fields
  • The program accepts 40 students per year.
  • The hospital is located in central Istanbul and has 400 in patient rooms, 14 operating rooms, interventional and imaging facilities, 77 intensive care units, and separate emergency services for adults and children. There is also a radiotherapy centre with a particular focus on oncology, cancer, genetics and infectious diseases.
  • Students are encouraged to participate in research in various laboratories and clinics of the University.

Curriculum:

  • 1st year – courses and seminars related to medicine as well as the core education program of the University.
  • 2nd and 3rd year – basic medical courses, preliminary clinical medicine courses and basic-clinical bridge topics
  • 4th and 5th year – diagnosis and treatment of diseases through the internship training program.
  • 6th year – as pre-graduate interns, students undertake the care of patients
College of Nursing

Nursing (only in Turkish)

Nursing.ku.edu.tr

  • 4-year program leading to a Bachelor of Sciences degree in Nursing taught in Turkish
  • 14 full-time faculty members who are renowned experts in their field of study.
  • First in Turkey to be accredited by ACEN (Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing)
  • Graduates have the opportunity to work in professional environments in foreign countries as well as in Turkey and they can also continue their graduate studies in leading universities in Turkey or abroad.

Curriculum

  • Evidence-based teaching focused on health promotion, disease prevention, community development, and high-quality acute care competencies.

Research

  • State-of-the-art science laboratories, a computer laboratory, a Nursing Skills laboratory, and a well-equipped health sciences library with unlimited internet access and electronic library resources.