Here you can find information about tuition fees and scholarships. Please check our Registrar’s website for detailed information.


For 2019-2020 we advise international students who are admitted without scholarships to prepare a budget of 20.000 – 25.000 USD per academic year to cover the following expenses:

  • Tuition
  • Dormitories or private rental housing
  • Food, local travel, books, health insurance


You can find more information on what to prepare as an international student in our International Community Office’s website.

Tuition fees

Tuition fees for the 2018-19 Academic Year are shown below. Tuition for the 2019-20 Academic Year will be published in early summer 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) Tuition in USD (approximate)
College of Science  76.500 TL 11.000 USD
College of Engineering 76.500 TL 11.000 USD
College of Administrative Sciences and Economics 76.500 TL 11.000 USD
College of Social Sciences and Humanities 76.500 TL 11.000 USD
College of Nursing 76.500 TL 11.000 USD
School of Law 76.500 TL 11.000 USD
School of Medicine 105.500 TL 16.000 USD
English language center preparatory year 63.400 TL 17.000 USD


Every academic year the Admissions Committee that evaluates international undergraduate applications may offer partial or full tuition scholarships (for example 25%, 50% or 100% tuition fee waiver) to outstanding candidates based on academic merit.

If you would like to be considered for an undergraduate scholarship please indicate this on your online application form and your “Personal Essay”.

Please note there are no tuition Scholarships for international transfer applicants.

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 use the channels in the «Contact us» section of the website.