UNIVERSITY REGISTRATION

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

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

  • University Registration for International Undergraduate Degree Incoming Students

    International students newly admitted to an undergraduate program at Boğaziçi University must register online due to COVID-19 precautions.Students who complete the university registration process also must complete their academic course registration before the academic semester starts.

    Newly admitted students prove that their English language knowledge is sufficient with a language exam accepted by the University Senate may register for the programs they have been admitted to.

    Students who cannot provide the English language proficiency, must take the English Placement Exam (DBS) (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 2021-2022 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 Faculty or School Officers via e-mail on the dates specified below.

    Monday, September 6, 2021

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

    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. A photocopy of your T.C. Identity Card / Passport / Blue Card
    6. Student visa (to be obtained from Turkish Embassies abroad)
      • If your citizenship allows you to enter Turkey as a tourist, you can enter with an E-Visa/ stamp.
      • If you already are a resident in Turkey, a copy of your residence permit is required.
    7. Biometric photograph taken in the last six months
    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 register online due to COVID-19 precautions. 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 2021-2022 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 Faculty or School Officers via e-mail on the dates specified below.

    Students Admitted from the Primary List
    Friday, September 3, 2021
    Students Admitted from the Waitlist
    Tuesday, September 7, 2021

     

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

    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. Your identity card
    4. Biometric photograph taken in the last six months
    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
    6. Student visa (to be obtained from Turkish Embassies abroad)
      • If your citizenship allows you to enter Turkey as a tourist, you can enter with an E-Visa/ stamp.
      • If you already are a resident in Turkey, a copy of your residence permit is required.
    7. Biometric photograph taken in the last six months
    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 the dates specified below 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, September 17, 2021
    Students Admitted from the Waitlist
    Monday, September 20, 2021
  • 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, September 17, 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, September 17, 2021 
    Students Admitted from the Waitlist
    Date: Monday, September 20, 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
     

    For students admitted from the primary list

    16 September Thursday (10.00-17.00) and

     17 September Friday (10.00-15.00) (local time)


    For students admitted from the waiting list

    20 September Monday (10.00-17.00 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 filled out by the student.