Application Procedure

Lectures are Held in

Altunizade Campus

Weekday classes (Tuesday
and Friday), 19:00-21:45

Weekend classes (Saturday),

Online Application System for the 2020-2021 Academic Year is activated. First day of classes: October, 03rd 2020

1) Application Deadline: Applications are made via the online system, before the relevant application deadline:

  • Early Application Deadline: June 19th, 2020.
  • Regular Application Deadline: August 7th, 2020.

Applications are accepted only for the coming Fall semester, which starts in October. Participants cannot begin the program in the Spring or Summer semesters.

2) Application Documents: Applicants need to both upload their documents to the online system by the application deadline. Applications sent via e-mail will not be accepted.

3) Interviews: The committee reviews the application documents and determines whether each applicant will be invited for the interviewed or rejected. Interviews are conducted face-to-face in the Altunizade Campus, and take around 30 minutes per applicant.

  • For application interviews please contact us.

4) Interview results: Based on the application documents and interview performance, the committee determines whether each applicant will be admitted to the program or not. The applicant is informed of the result within a couple of days. 

5) English Exam: Applicants that do not have a valid English Proficiency Exam result can take Sabanci University’s English exam “English Language Assessment Exam (ELAE)”. Applicants with a valid and accepted Exam result need not need to take the ELAE exam. Please contact us for exam date.

6) Approval: Admission to program is finalized after two bureaucratic steps:

  • Approval of the related Graduate School Board of the University.
  • For applicants whose latest degree is from an institution that is not controlled by YÖK (the Turkish Higher Education Council): YÖK approval regarding the equivalence of the last graduated higher institution and the course of study of the applicant.

7) Registration: All admitted applicants need to register to the Program.

  • Registrations will be held on September 2020 in Tuzla Campus, at the Student Resources Department.
  • The tuition fee needs to be paid during registration.


Other Notes

  • Graduate Program Entrance Exam (ALES, GRE or GMAT) scores are not required for ETM program applications. 
  • Applicants can apply to more than one Sabanci University professional program. To do so, for each program, they need to fill in a separate form in the online system.