UNIVERSITY REGISTRATION

  • University Registration for Incoming Undergraduate Students (placed through YKS exams)

    Click to visit universiteyekayit.boun.edu.tr web sites.

  • University Registration for Incoming International Undergraduate Students

    Incoming international undergraduate students must submit the required documents on the days announced. Once students have completed university registration, they will have to register for courses before the academic term begins.

    Newly admitted students who provide proof of English proficiency via a proficiency exam accepted by the University Senate may register for the programs they have been admitted to.

    Students who cannot demonstrate the required level of English proficiency must take the Placement Test and complete the program at the English Preparatory School (please visit  http://yadyok.boun.edu.tr/index-eng.htm for the test date and more information).  International students newly admitted to an undergraduate program at Boğaziçi University for the Academic Year 2020-2021 will register on the date specified below. Registration will be held at the Registrar's Office in the South Campus between 10 am and 5 pm.

    Monday, September 7, 2020
    Tuesday, September 8, 2020

    Required Documents

    If required documents are not in Turkish or English, translated versions of the documents should also be submitted. Translations by translation agencies are also acceptable.  

    1. Original SAT  score report
    2. Official high school diploma
    3. For students who graduated from high schools  outside Turkey, an equivalency certificate is required.  The certificate can be obtained from the Turkish Embassy in your country or the National Education Directorates in Turkey. If you submit your application in Turkey, considering further procedures, we recommend you to receive the certificate from the Provincial Directorate of National Education in İstanbul (Address: İstanbul İl Milli Eğitim Müdürlüğü, Binbirdirek M.İmran Öktem C.No1 Eski Adliye Binası Sultanahmet/Fatih/İSTANBUL) rather than a directorate in  another Turkish city. You are required to submit your high school diploma, its translated version, and your high school transcript in order to receive this letter.
    4. Official high school transcript
    5. Two uncertified copies of your T.C. Identity Card/ Passport/Blue Card (you must have the original identity card with you during registration)
    6. Student visa (to be obtained from Turkish Embassies abroad)
    7. Three Photographs (4.5 cm x 6 cm)
    8. Information form filled out by the student.
  • University Registration for Undergraduate Transfer Students from National and International Institutions

    Transfer students who have been admitted to Boğaziçi University must submit the required documents on the days announced. Once students have completed university registration, they will have to register for courses before the academic term begins.

    Newly admitted transfer students who provide proof of English proficiency via a proficiency exam accepted by the University Senate may register for the programs they have been admitted to.

    Students who cannot demonstrate the required level of English proficiency do not have the right to register for the English Preparatory courses.

    Transfer students newly admitted to an undergraduate program at Boğaziçi University for the Academic Year 2020-2021 will register on the dates specified below. Registration will be held at the Registrar's Office in the South Campus between 10 am and 5 pm

    Students Admitted from the Primary List
    Wednesday, September 9, 2020
    Students Admitted from the Waitlist
    Friday, September 11, 2020

    Required Documents

    For Students who are Turkish Citizens:
    1. Original high school diploma
    2. For students who graduated from high schools outside Turkey, an equivalency certificate is required. The certificate can be obtained from the Turkish Embassy in your country or the National Education Directorates in Turkey. If you submit your application in Turkey, considering further procedure, we recommend you to receive the certificate from the Provincial Directorate of National Education in İstanbul (Address: İstanbul İl Milli Eğitim Müdürlüğü, Binbirdirek M.İmran Öktem C.No1 Eski Adliye Binası Sultanahmet/Fatih/İSTANBUL) rather than a directorate in another Turkish city .You are required to submit your high school diploma, its translated version, and your high school transcript in order to receive this letter.
    3. Two uncertified copies of your identity card (you must have the original identity card with you during registration)
    4. Three Photographs (4.5 cm x 6 cm)
    5. LYS/YKS/SAT score report
    6.  Information form filled out by the student.
    For International Students:
    1. Original high school diploma
    2. High school diploma equivalency certificate is required. The certificate can be obtained from the Turkish Embassy in your country or the National Education Directorates in Turkey. If you submit your application in Turkey, considering further procedure, we recommend you to receive the certificate from the Provincial Directorate of National Education in İstanbul (Address: İstanbul İl Milli Eğitim Müdürlüğü, Binbirdirek M.İmran Öktem C.No1 Eski Adliye Binası Sultanahmet/Fatih/İSTANBUL) rather than a directorate in another  Turkish city. You are required to submit your high school diploma, its translated version, and your high school transcript in order to receive this letter.
    3. Original high school transcript 
    4. Original SAT  score report
    5. A photocopy of your passport/blue card (you must have the original identity card with you during registration)
    6. Student visa (to be obtained from Turkish Embassies abroad)
    7. Three photographs (4.5 cm x 6 cm)
    8. Information form filled out by the student.
  • Change of Department for Internal Transfer Students

    In order to register to the new programs of the students whose internal transfer applications are accepted; must terminate their registration in the current program.  The students should fill the Registration Declaration Form and the Termination Application Form and get the signatures of your Department Heads and the Budget and Performance Directorate onto the forms. The students have to send the scanned version of the form by e-mail on Thursday, March 4, 2021 to the person in charge of their Faculty / School. The contact information of the staff will be available to reach on the popup  when logging in to their  BUIS registration page.

    After the necessary procedures are completed by the Registrar's Office, students can register to the program they are accepted, on the days announced in the academic calendar.

    Students Admitted from the Primary List
    Friday, October 9, 2020
    Students Admitted from the Waitlist
    Monday, October 12, 2020
  • Registration Procedures for Students Admitted to a Double Major Undergraduate Program
     

    Students who have been accepted to the Double Major Program by both departments to register must fill in and sign the Undergraduate Double Major Program Declaration Form. The students must send the scanned version of the form by e-mail on Friday, March 5, 2021, to the person in charge of their Faculty or School. The contact information for the staff will be available in the popup menu that appears  when logging into their  BUIS registration page.

  • Registration Procedures for Students Admitted to a Minor Undergraduate Program

    Students who are accepted to the minor program must fill in and sign the Undergraduate Minor Program Declaration Form in order to register to the related programs. The students have to send the scanned version of the form by e-mail to the person in charge of their Faculty or School. The contact information of the staff is avalable in the popup list that appears  when logging into the  BUIS registration page. 

    Students Admitted from the Primary List
    Date: Friday, March 5, 2021 
    Students Admitted from the Waitlist
    Date: Monday, March 8, 2021 
  • University Registration for Students Admitted to Graduate Programs

    All new admitted graduate students at Boğaziçi University must register on-line due to COVID-19 precautions.

    Pre-registration Dates
     

    4-5 March Thursday-Friday

    For students admitted from the primary list
    4 March Thursday 15:00 (local time)

    For students admitted from the waiting list
    5 March Friday (10.00-15.00 local time)

    Candidates who are accepted to graduate programs are required to create a single PDF file with all the required documents for registration and send them to the Registrar's Office to the relevant Graduate School Officers via e-mail on the dates specified above. Candidates who have missing documents from the required documents for registration will not be registered.

    * All notifications and announcements will be done via e-mail, please check your e-mail regularly.

    Required Documents 
     

    For International Students:

    If required documents are not in Turkish or English, translated versions of the documents should also be submitted. Translations by translation agencies are also acceptable.  

    1. Diploma;
      1. Newly admitted graduate students: Original undergraduate diploma
      2. Newly admitted PhD students holding a Master's degree: Original Master's diploma  
      3. Newly admitted PhD students holding an Bachelor's degree: Original undergraduate diploma  
    2. International students who graduated from a university outside Turkey must submit a certificate of recognition issued by the Council of Higher Education.
    3. Original ALES/GMAT/GRE score report
    4. Original transcript  
    5. TOEFL/IELTS score report verified by the School of Foreign Languages (except for students admitted to the English Preparatory Class)
    6. UDS/YDS score report (or report of an equivalent score on TOEFL) for those admitted to a PhD program
    7. Student visa (to be obtained from Turkish Embassies abroad)
    8. Biometric photograph taken in the last six months
    9. A photocopy of your passport
    10. Information form filled out by the student.
    11. Registration Declaration Form