Specific Admission Requirements

It is essential for the candidates of the programme:

To hold a diploma of an undergraduate or graduate programme. Applications from outside the field are accepted. Level theory courses are provided when necessity arises.

  • The  candidates with an undergraduate programme diploma  are required  to have a grade of at least 80 on ALES (Academic Personnel and Graduate Education Entrance Exam) or 533 on GMAT which is an internationally accredited exam or 735 on "quantitative" part of GRE exam;
  • The candidates with an undergraduate programme diploma are required to have a grade of at least 55 on UDS (Inter-University Foreign Language Exam) in one of the languages listed; English, French or German or to have an equivalent score on an international exam accredited by The Inter-University Institution;
  • The candidates with an undergraduate programme diploma are required to have a grade of at least 70 on UDS (Inter-University Foreign Language Exam) in one of the languages listed; English, French or German or to have an equivalent score on an international exam accredited by The Inter-University Institution;
  • The candidates with an undergraduate programme diploma are required to have a grade of at least a minimum average of 3.00 out of 4.00 or an equivalent.
  • To be successful in the interview;
  • To have a reference letter, a statement of purpose  showing the reasons for applying for the PhD programme and competence in written and oral Turkish and/or foreign language skills; and
  • Exchange student applications are to be done in accordance with the admission requirements of the agreement signed between Maltepe University and the partner university.
  • Special students can be registered to the courses approved by head of the related department.