Turkey

Notes on documents

If you have a school leaving certificate from Turkey, you will need to submit the following documents:

  • Your “Lise Diplomasi“ diploma
  • The part of your university entrance exam (ÖSYS) documenting that you have been assigned a place at a university in Turkey, including the name of the university, the faculty and the type of points
  • An official overview of subjects and grades of all studies undertaken (if you have already studied at a university)

If you have a school leaving certificate from an Anatolian technical secondary school ("Anadolu Teknik Lisesi“) or Anatolian secondary school with a religious specialisation ("Anadolu Imam Hatip Lisesi“) you will additionally need to submit the following documents:

If you have a school leaving certificate from an open learning secondary school (“Açık Ögretim Lisesi“) you will additionally need to submit the following documents:

  • An overview of subjects and grades from the last four school years
  •  If you only attended an open learning school (“Açık Ögretim Lisesi”) for the last school year, then you will also need to submit a transcript which includes the name of the school which you attended for the school years 9, 10, and 11 (a PDF from E-Okul is sufficient, screenshots are not sufficient).

If you have passed a university entrance exam that does not assign a place at a university (e.g. YÖS), you will need to submit the following documents:

  • Your “Lise Diplomasi“ diploma
  • Your university entrance exam results (YÖS or comparable exam)
  • A certificate of enrolment or letter of admission from a Turkish university, including  the information that you have been admitted on the basis of the YÖS-exam
  • Confirmation of the minimum score required in the YÖS (or comparable exam) for admission to Lisans degree programmes at your university
  • Your official overview of subjects and grades of all studies undertaken (if you have already begun your studies at a university)

If you have completed an Önlisans from Turkey, you will need to submit the following documents:

  • Your “Lise Diplomasi“ diploma
  • Your "Önlisans Diplomasi" diploma
  • An official overview of subjects and grades from the Önlisans

Find further information on documents in the section assemble your documents.