For 2019-2020 we advise international students who are admitted without scholarships to Koç University to prepare a budget of 20.000 USD per academic year to cover the following expenses:
Approximate living costs for students at Koç University are shown below. You can check the exchange rate from Turkish Lira to your national currency using Google “Currency Converter”.
|CHARGES and EXPENSES ( per Semester)||Undergraduate programs (except Medicine)||ELC (English Preparatory Year)||Medicine|
|Tuition||38.250 TL||31.700 TL||52.500 TL|
|Dorm/Housing – triple room example||6.500 TL||6.500 TL||6.500 TL|
|Maintenance Fee/ Stipend||1.000 TL||1.000 TL||1.000 TL|
|Social Dues||500 TL||500 TL||500 TL|
|Books||1.500 TL||1.500 TL||3.000 TL|
|Food(min per month)||1.000 TL||1.000 TL||1.000 TL|
|Total per semester||48.750 TL||42.200 TL||64.500 TL|
Tuition fees for the 2018-19 Academic Year are shown below. Tuition for the 2019-20 Academic Year will be published in early 2019.
These fees cover tuition for 1 academic year and registration and also allows full use of the library, computer laboratories, and infirmary services. It does not cover other campus services such as dormitories. Tuition fees may increase every year in line with inflation.
|Koç University College||Tuition in Turkish Lira (TL) per year||Tuition in USD per year (12/2018)|
|College of Science||76.500 TL||14.400 USD|
|College of Engineering||76.500 TL||14.400 USD|
|College of Administrative Sciences and Economics||76.500 TL||14.400 USD|
|College of Social Sciences and Humanities||76.500 TL||14.400 USD|
|College of Nursing||76.500 TL||14.400 USD|
|School of Law||76.500 TL||14.400 USD|
|School of Medicine||105.500 TL||19.700 USD|
|English Language Preparatory Program||63.400 TL||11.900 USD|
You can see the Koç University main campus and west campus dormitory accommodation description and services provided in our Dormitories website.
Below is the 2018-19 Academic Year dormitory fee table but please refer to the Dormitory website for up to date price information.
Please note that all first-year students are guaranteed a dormitory place if they indicate this on the online application form.
|Room Type||Room fee per academic year (2 semesters) in Turkish Lira (TL)|
|MAIN CAMPUS QUADRUPLE ROOM||9,300|
|MAIN CAMPUS TRIPLE ROOM (BUNK BEDS)||10,400|
|WEST CAMPUS TRIPLE ROOM (BUNK BEDS)||10,400|
|MAIN CAMPUS DOUBLE ROOM (BUNK BEDS)||11,200|
|MAIN CAMPUS TRIPLE ROOM||11,200|
|MAIN CAMPUS AND S BUILDING DOUBLE ROOM||14,600|
|WEST CAMPUS DOUBLE ROOM||14,600|
|U BUILDING QUADRUPLE ROOM (EN-SUITE BATHROOM)||17,700|
|MAIN CAMPUS SINGLE ROOM||19,100|
|WEST CAMPUS SINGLE ROOM||19,100|
|HEALTH CENTER TRIPLE ROOM (EN-SUITE BATHROOM)||19,900|
|S and U BUILDINGS DOUBLE ROOM (EN-SUITE BATHROOM)||20,400|
|HENRY FORD BUILDING QUADRUPLE ROOM (EN-SUITE BATHROOM)||21,200|
|MAIN CAMPUS SINGLE ROOM (EN-SUITE BATHROOM)||25,200|
|HENRY FORD BUILDING DOUBLE ROOM (EN-SUITE BATHROOM)||25,200|
|WEST CAMPUS SINGLE ROOM (EN-SUITE BATHROOM)||25,200|
Koç University evaluates admitted candidates for full or partial tuition-only scholarships on the basis of financial need and academic merit. If you would like to be considered for a scholarship please indicate so in the online application form under the “Scholarships” section and provide all the information and supporting documents related to your family’s assets, income and expenses.
Merit-based tuition scholarships can be awarded for 100%, 50% or 25% by the Admissions Committee and need-based tuition scholarships can be awarded by the Scholarships Committee for 50% or 25% of the annual tuition fees for the duration of the undergraduate program and will be subject to the academic and discipline regulations of Koç University for its undergraduate students.
After the Scholarships Committee evaluates your request there can be no reconsiderations. If you are awarded a Koç University Scholarship you are not eligible to apply to any other Koç University-funded financial aid or scholarships during your studies (eg. dormitory, books, living expenses or further tuition scholarships).
You should ensure that, before accepting a Koç University Offer of Admission and Scholarship Offer, you will be able to pay your tuition each semester and cover your living expenses in full as an international student. If awarded a scholarship by Koç University you will be asked to sign a Scholarship Agreement.
Please check the «Scholarships» section of this website to determine if you could be eligible for specific scholarships based on your citizenship and/or major of interest.
For details about our International Undergraduate Scholarships, you can also «Contact us».