Call for Applications: Student Exchange Program Spring Semester 2015-2016

September 21st, 2015

Further to the notification of International Relations Office (IRO) would like to inform all the students on the Call for Applications for the Student Exchange Programs for the spring semester of the 2015-2016 academic year.

In order to carry out the student exchange program, a mutual agreement should have been signed between Epoka University and the other higher education institution. Without this agreement, the student exchange program will not take place. The student exchange program has a duration of one semester.

All the students prior to filing the application are advised to consult their course advisor at the department and perform a preliminary matching of the courses at their preferred host University.

 

APPLICATION CRITERIA
Any student of Epoka University is entitled to be considered as a candidate for the student exchange program. The respective faculty and the Dean of Students have authority to make decision on who is allowed to use their entitlement.

If a student wants to be considered as part of the student exchange programme, this students should comply with the following requirements:

 Students in the First Cycle or Integrated Second Cycle Study Programs

  1. The student should be in the second, third, fourth or - for students of integrated second cycle study programs - in the fifth academic year of his/her education or the student should have completed 60 ECTS and should not be following the final semester of his/her studies;
  2. The student should have a CGPA of at least 2.40 out of 4.00;   
  3. The student should fill in the application (Application for International Exchange Form) form, and submit the form together with the requested documents to the International Relations Office within the announced timeline;

Students in the Second Cycle Study Programs

  1. The student should be in the first semester of the Master of Science study program;
  2. If the student is registered in the first semester, he/she should have a CGPA of at least   2.50 out of 4.00 in his/her Bachelor studies, if the student is in his second semester and following semester he/she should have a CGPA of at least 2.50 out of 4.00;
  3. The student should fill in the application (Application for International Exchange Form) form, and submit the form together with the requested documents to the International Relations Office within the announced timeline;

Students in the Third Cycle Study Programs

  1. The student should be in the first semester of the PhD study program
  2. The student should fill in the application (Application for International Exchange Form) and submit the form together with the requested documents to the International Relations Office within the announced timeline;

 

APPLICATION PERIOD

Because of our partner Universities having set their own deadlines for incoming students, IRO will process the applications for the following Universities in the below deadlines.  

Selected Partner Universities

  1. Sam Houston State University

Location: Huntsville, United States

Application Deadline: October 16, 2015

Study Areas:  All areas

  1. University of Applied Sciences, Mainz

Location: Mainz, Germany

Application deadline: November 15, 2015

Study Areas: Business Administration, International Marketing and Logistics, Banking and Finance

  1. Fatih University

Location: Istanbul, Turkey

Application Deadline:   October 15, 2015

Study Areas: All areas

  1. Istanbul Technical University

Location: Istanbul, Turkey

Application Deadline:  September 25, 2015

Study Areas: Architecture, Informatics, Management, Civil Engineering, Economics

  1. Tallinn University of Technology

Location: Tallinn, Estonia

Application Deadline: October 30, 2015

Study Areas: All areas

  1. Istanbul University

Location: Istanbul, Turkey

Application Deadline: October 15, 2015

Study Areas: All areas

  1. Özyeğin University

Location: Istanbul, Turkey

Application Deadline: October 15, 2015

Study Areas: Architecture

  1. Leeds Beckett University

Location: Leeds, United Kingdom

Application Deadline: November 1, 2015

Study Areas: All areas

  1. Polytechnic of Bari

Location: Bari, Italy

Application Deadline: November 1, 2015

Study Areas: Architecture, Civil Engineering

  1. University of Salerno

Location: Salerno, Italy

Application Deadline: November 1, 2015

Study Areas: Business Administration

  1. California University of Pennsylvania

Application Deadline: October 15, 2015

Location: Pennsylvania, United States

Study Areas: All areas

  1. Yildiz Technical University

Location: Istanbul, Turkey

Application Deadline: October 30, 2015

Study Areas: All areas