|Study location||Turkey, Istanbul|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Turkish.
At least 2 reference(s) must be provided.
- You should aim to provide 2 academic references but employer references are also accepted
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
One of the most important parts of your application is the motivation letter. Its goal is to introduce your background and support your application. In short, its goal is to answer the question:
Write in a clear and logical manner: remember, the way you write and present yourself says a lot about you. Do not plagiarize as this will mean automatic disqualification from the evaluation process.
Some points that may help you answer this question:
Click here to check our How to write a strong Motivation Letter or Statement of Purpose video on YouTube.
Documents required to apply for this program:
Please read the detailed guidance at gsse.ku.edu.tr/en/admissions/application-requirements/ BEFORE starting your application.
Applicants that have missing documents from the list above will not be evaluated. If you have NOT taken a GRE and TOEFL test yet you can indicate so on the relevant section of the form and indicate the date you have registered to take the test. Please note that you should upload the missing GRE and/or TOEFL test scores as soon as possible so that your application can be evaluated by the relevant program admission committee.
Applying without a GRE and TOEFL test score will significantly reduce your admission chances.
Outstanding students who want to improve patients’ well-being and save lives are encouraged to apply.
Committed to being a top program worldwide, the Biomedical Sciences and Engineering programs at Koç University are run jointly at the same campus, by the Graduate School of Science and Engineering, and the Graduate School of Health Sciences. You will be supervised by world-renowned faculty and be trained to become a leader in your research field.
The program offers a strong scientific basis for a better understanding of health-related problems and allows the development of novel technologies to improve quality of life.
The program is open to applications from students with different disciplines, which include basic sciences (chemistry, physics, and biological sciences) engineering (chemical, mechanical and electrical engineering), medicine and related health sciences programs and provide them with the vision, knowledge, and tools to become future leaders in this field.
For details about the research areas of interest of the program faculty members visit gsse.ku.edu.tr/en/graduate-programs/bio-medical-sciences-and-engineering/research-areas/
As a THESIS Master program, this program automatically awards full scholarships to admitted students.
The M.S. Program with Thesis option requires that the students successfully complete a minimum of 21 credits with 7 courses.
In addition to course work, students are engaged in thesis research. Every student is supervised by an advisor.
In addition to the credit courses and thesis, students must complete the non-credit courses; BMSE 590 Seminar, ENGL 500 Graduate Writing and TEAC 500 Teaching Experience.
You can view the program courses here gsse.ku.edu.tr/en/graduate-programs/bio-medical-sciences-and-engineering/courses/