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Koç Üniversitesi

Turkey, Istanbul    See a map
Rumelifeneri Yolu 34450, Sarıyer, İstanbul / Türkiye

Founded in 1993 in İstanbul, Koç University is a non-profit private research university located in Istanbul, Turkey and supported by the resources of the internationally renowned Vehbi Koç Foundation.

Since its establishment, Koç University has emerged as a center of global excellence in science and education and is uniquely positioned to explore the overlaps of Medicine, Engineering, Science, Social Sciences and Administrative Sciences to further pursue basic and applied research and attract the best students and faculty members.

The university has steadily climbed in various university rankings, both internationally and nationally, and is always striving to achieve even greater heights. Today, it is the highest ranking university in Turkey based on Times Higher Education rankings 2018 (top 250 universities for Science and Technology and top 150 universities for Social Sciences)

Guided by the educational philosophy of “creative teaching and participatory learning”, Koç University supports academic and interpersonal development, while concurrently imparting the critical thinking necessary to analyze knowledge, thereby the creativity to nurture and surpass this knowledge, and stimulating the curiosity for lifelong learning. Koç University takes a student-oriented approach to education and provides its students with the necessary support mechanisms for learning and development.

Koç University aims to create a scientifically rigorous and intellectually rich environment for its students, through:

courses and research supervision by nationally and internationally recognized faculty members exposure to distinguished national and international scholars and speakers research opportunities in over 200 interdisciplinary research centers, forums, and laboratories exposure to research practices and academic knowledge from Top-100 ranked partner universities in the U.S., Europe, and Asia through semester exchange programs a low student-faculty ratio for a “boutique learning” experience lively campus life, with an abundance of social and cultural activities in a beautifully designed campus in a quiet and safe location full scholarship opportunities at undergraduate and graduate level

Founded in 1993 in İstanbul, Koç University is a non-profit private research university located in Istanbul, Turkey and supported by the resources of the internationally renowned Vehbi Koç Foundation.

Since its establishment, Koç University has emerged as a center of global excellence in science and education and is uniquely positioned to explore the overlaps of Medicine, Engineering, Science, Social Sciences and Administrative Sciences to further pursue basic and applied research and attract the best students and faculty members.

The university has steadily climbed in various university rankings, both internationally and nationally, and is always striving to achieve even greater heights. Today, it is the highest ranking university in Turkey based on Times Higher Education rankings 2018 (top 250 universities for Science and Technology and top 150 universities for Social Sciences)

Guided by the educational philosophy of “creative teaching and participatory learning”, Koç University supports academic and interpersonal development, while concurrently imparting the critical thinking necessary to analyze knowledge, thereby the creativity to nurture and surpass this knowledge, and stimulating the curiosity for lifelong learning. Koç University takes a student-oriented approach to education and provides its students with the necessary support mechanisms for learning and development.

Koç University aims to create a scientifically rigorous and intellectually rich environment for its students, through:

courses and research supervision by nationally and internationally recognized faculty members exposure to distinguished national and international scholars and speakers research opportunities in over 200 interdisciplinary research centers, forums, and laboratories exposure to research practices and academic knowledge from Top-100 ranked partner universities in the U.S., Europe, and Asia through semester exchange programs a low student-faculty ratio for a “boutique learning” experience lively campus life, with an abundance of social and cultural activities in a beautifully designed campus in a quiet and safe location full scholarship opportunities at undergraduate and graduate level

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Undergraduate

MDMedicine
Undergraduate, full-time
School of Medicine

Master

MScComputer Sciences and Engineering - Non-Thesis
Master, full-time
Graduate School of Sciences and Engineering
MScElectrical and Electronics Engineering - Non-Thesis
Master, full-time
Graduate School of Sciences and Engineering
MAInternational Relations - Non-Thesis
Master, full-time
Graduate School of Social Sciences and Humanities
MScGlobal Health - Non-Thesis
Master, full-time
Graduate School of Health Sciences
MScMolecular Biology and Genetics - Non-Thesis
Master, full-time
Graduate School of Sciences and Engineering
MScIndustrial Engineering - Non-Thesis
Master, full-time
Graduate School of Sciences and Engineering
MScComputational Sciences and Engineering - Non-Thesis
Master, full-time
Graduate School of Sciences and Engineering

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Doctoral

PhDDesign, Technology and Society
Doctoral, full-time
Graduate School of Social Sciences and Humanities
Post - Doc
Doctoral, full-time
Office of Vice President for Research and Development (VPRD)
PhDComputer Sciences and Engineering
Doctoral, full-time
Graduate School of Sciences and Engineering
PhDMolecular Biology and Genetics
Doctoral, full-time
Graduate School of Sciences and Engineering
PhDBio-Medical Sciences and Engineering
Doctoral, full-time
Graduate School of Sciences and Engineering
PhDElectrical and Electronics Engineering
Doctoral, full-time
Graduate School of Sciences and Engineering
PhDMaterials Science and Engineering
Doctoral, full-time
Graduate School of Sciences and Engineering

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Short duration

Winter Camp for High School Students
Short duration, full-time
Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs (VPAA)
Academic English for Researchers
Short duration, full-time
Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs (VPAA)

Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - International Students

MDMedicine
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - International Students, full-time
School of Medicine
BScComputer Engineering
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - International Students, full-time
College of Engineering
BABusiness Administration
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - International Students, full-time
College of Administrative Sciences
BAEconomics
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - International Students, full-time
College of Administrative Sciences
BAInternational Relations
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - International Students, full-time
College of Administrative Sciences
BAPsychology
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - International Students, full-time
College of Social Sciences and Humanities
BALaw
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - International Students, full-time
School of Law

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Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - within Turkey

MDMedicine
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - within Turkey, full-time
School of Medicine
BABusiness Administration
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - within Turkey, full-time
College of Administrative Sciences
BScIndustrial Engineering
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - within Turkey, full-time
College of Engineering
BScComputer Engineering
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - within Turkey, full-time
College of Engineering
BAPsychology
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - within Turkey, full-time
College of Social Sciences and Humanities
BAEconomics
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - within Turkey, full-time
College of Administrative Sciences
BALaw
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - within Turkey, full-time
School of Law

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Undergraduate Transfer - OSYM Score - within Turkey

BABusiness Administration
Undergraduate Transfer - OSYM Score - within Turkey, full-time
College of Administrative Sciences
BALaw
Undergraduate Transfer - OSYM Score - within Turkey, full-time
School of Law
BAEconomics
Undergraduate Transfer - OSYM Score - within Turkey, full-time
College of Administrative Sciences
BScIndustrial Engineering
Undergraduate Transfer - OSYM Score - within Turkey, full-time
College of Engineering
BScComputer Engineering
Undergraduate Transfer - OSYM Score - within Turkey, full-time
College of Engineering
BScElectrical and Electronics Engineering
Undergraduate Transfer - OSYM Score - within Turkey, full-time
College of Engineering
BAInternational Relations
Undergraduate Transfer - OSYM Score - within Turkey, full-time
College of Administrative Sciences

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Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - KU Internal

BABusiness Administration
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - KU Internal, full-time
College of Administrative Sciences
BScIndustrial Engineering
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - KU Internal, full-time
College of Engineering
BScComputer Engineering
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - KU Internal, full-time
College of Engineering
BAEconomics
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - KU Internal, full-time
College of Administrative Sciences
BAPsychology
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - KU Internal, full-time
College of Social Sciences and Humanities
MDMedicine
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - KU Internal, full-time
School of Medicine
BAMedia and Visual Arts
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - KU Internal, full-time
College of Social Sciences and Humanities

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Undergraduate Transfer - OSYM Score - KU Internal

BABusiness Administration
Undergraduate Transfer - OSYM Score - KU Internal, full-time
College of Administrative Sciences
BAEconomics
Undergraduate Transfer - OSYM Score - KU Internal, full-time
College of Administrative Sciences
BScComputer Engineering
Undergraduate Transfer - OSYM Score - KU Internal, full-time
College of Engineering
BAPsychology
Undergraduate Transfer - OSYM Score - KU Internal, full-time
College of Social Sciences and Humanities
BScIndustrial Engineering
Undergraduate Transfer - OSYM Score - KU Internal, full-time
College of Engineering
BALaw
Undergraduate Transfer - OSYM Score - KU Internal, full-time
School of Law
MDMedicine
Undergraduate Transfer - OSYM Score - KU Internal, full-time
School of Medicine

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Suna & İnan Kıraç Akdeniz Medeniyetleri Araştırma Merkezi

AKMED Doctoral Level Fellowship
Suna & İnan Kıraç Akdeniz Medeniyetleri Araştırma Merkezi, full-time
AKMED
AKMED Project Fellowships
Suna & İnan Kıraç Akdeniz Medeniyetleri Araştırma Merkezi, full-time
AKMED
AKMED Master Level Fellowship
Suna & İnan Kıraç Akdeniz Medeniyetleri Araştırma Merkezi, full-time
AKMED

Dean of Students

Koç Üniversitesi Destek Bursu (KUDEB)
Dean of Students, full-time
Dean of Students

Special Student

Doctoral Level Special Student
Special Student, full-time
Registrar's & Student Affairs Directorate
Master Level Special Student
Special Student, full-time
Registrar's & Student Affairs Directorate

Summer Research Program - High School

Tuğba B. Önder - Epigenetics and cancer therapies
Summer Research Program - High School, full-time
Office of Vice President for Research and Development (VPRD)
Hakan Ürey - Augmented and Virtual Reality Summer Research Program
Summer Research Program - High School, full-time
Office of Vice President for Research and Development (VPRD)
Özgür Müstecaplıoğlu - Quantum Complex, Biological, and Information Systems
Summer Research Program - High School, full-time
Office of Vice President for Research and Development (VPRD)
Halil Kavaklı - Drug design against clock-related diseases
Summer Research Program - High School, full-time
Office of Vice President for Research and Development (VPRD)
Deniz Yüret - Natural Language Understanding
Summer Research Program - High School, full-time
Office of Vice President for Research and Development (VPRD)
Tilbe Göksun - Language and Thought Interactions
Summer Research Program - High School, full-time
Office of Vice President for Research and Development (VPRD)
Emir Salih Magden - Artificial Intelligence Models for Rapid Photonics Design
Summer Research Program - High School, full-time
Office of Vice President for Research and Development (VPRD)

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Summer Research Program - Undergraduate

Tilbe Göksun - Language and Thought Interactions
Summer Research Program - Undergraduate, full-time
Office of Vice President for Research and Development (VPRD)
Tugba Bagci Onder - Epigenetics and cancer therapies
Summer Research Program - Undergraduate, full-time
Office of Vice President for Research and Development (VPRD)
Sami Gülgöz - Memory and Cognition
Summer Research Program - Undergraduate, full-time
Office of Vice President for Research and Development (VPRD)
Ayşe Koca Çaydaşı - Regulation of Cell Division
Summer Research Program - Undergraduate, full-time
Office of Vice President for Research and Development (VPRD)
Aylin Küntay - Social robots and other digital devices in socio-cognitive and language development
Summer Research Program - Undergraduate, full-time
Office of Vice President for Research and Development (VPRD)
Erdem Yörük - Emerging Welfare
Summer Research Program - Undergraduate, full-time
Office of Vice President for Research and Development (VPRD)
Tamer Onder - Investigating epigenetic mechanisms in somatic cell reprogramming
Summer Research Program - Undergraduate, full-time
Office of Vice President for Research and Development (VPRD)

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Summer Research Program - Graduate

Alptekin Küpçü - Privacy Preserving Machine Learning
Summer Research Program - Graduate, full-time
Office of Vice President for Research and Development (VPRD)
Tugba Bagci Onder - Epigenetics and cancer therapies
Summer Research Program - Graduate, full-time
Office of Vice President for Research and Development (VPRD)
Ahmet İçduygu - The Continuous Reporting System on Migration Report (SOPEMI Report)
Summer Research Program - Graduate, full-time
Office of Vice President for Research and Development (VPRD)
Seda Kizilel - Targeted Delivery of molecules from micro/nano particles for biomedical applications
Summer Research Program - Graduate, full-time
Office of Vice President for Research and Development (VPRD)
Tilbe Göksun - Language and Thought Interactions
Summer Research Program - Graduate, full-time
Office of Vice President for Research and Development (VPRD)
Erdem Yörük - Emerging Welfare
Summer Research Program - Graduate, full-time
Office of Vice President for Research and Development (VPRD)
Aykut Erdem - Video editing with StyleGAN-based models
Summer Research Program - Graduate, full-time
Office of Vice President for Research and Development (VPRD)

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English Language Center

ELC for KidsGündüz Programı
English Language Center, full-time
English Language Center

Certificate Program

Araştırma Metodolojisi Sertifika Programı
Certificate Program, part-time
Graduate School of Health Sciences

Departments

AKMED
Antalya

AKMED Doctoral Level Fellowship
Suna & İnan Kıraç Akdeniz Medeniyetleri Araştırma Merkezi, full-time
AKMED
AKMED Project Fellowships
Suna & İnan Kıraç Akdeniz Medeniyetleri Araştırma Merkezi, full-time
AKMED
AKMED Master Level Fellowship
Suna & İnan Kıraç Akdeniz Medeniyetleri Araştırma Merkezi, full-time
AKMED

Graduate School of Health Sciences
Istanbul

Araştırma Metodolojisi Sertifika Programı
Certificate Program, part-time
Graduate School of Health Sciences
PhDCellular and Molecular Medicine
Doctoral, full-time
Graduate School of Health Sciences
PhDNeuroscience
Doctoral, full-time
Graduate School of Health Sciences
PhDImmunology
Doctoral, full-time
Graduate School of Health Sciences
PhDReproductive Medicine
Doctoral, full-time
Graduate School of Health Sciences
PhDMedical Microbiology
Doctoral, full-time
Graduate School of Health Sciences
PhDNursing
Doctoral, full-time
Graduate School of Health Sciences

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Dean of Students
Rumelifeneri Kampüsü

Koç Üniversitesi Destek Bursu (KUDEB)
Dean of Students, full-time
Dean of Students

English Language Center
İstanbul

ELC for KidsGündüz Programı
English Language Center, full-time
English Language Center

Office of Vice President for Research and Development (VPRD)
İstanbul

Alptekin Küpçü - Privacy Preserving Machine Learning
Summer Research Program - Graduate, full-time
Office of Vice President for Research and Development (VPRD)
Tugba Bagci Onder - Epigenetics and cancer therapies
Summer Research Program - Graduate, full-time
Office of Vice President for Research and Development (VPRD)
Ahmet İçduygu - The Continuous Reporting System on Migration Report (SOPEMI Report)
Summer Research Program - Graduate, full-time
Office of Vice President for Research and Development (VPRD)
Seda Kizilel - Targeted Delivery of molecules from micro/nano particles for biomedical applications
Summer Research Program - Graduate, full-time
Office of Vice President for Research and Development (VPRD)
Tilbe Göksun - Language and Thought Interactions
Summer Research Program - Graduate, full-time
Office of Vice President for Research and Development (VPRD)
Erdem Yörük - Emerging Welfare
Summer Research Program - Graduate, full-time
Office of Vice President for Research and Development (VPRD)
Aykut Erdem - Video editing with StyleGAN-based models
Summer Research Program - Graduate, full-time
Office of Vice President for Research and Development (VPRD)

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Graduate School of Social Sciences and Humanities
Istanbul

PhDDesign, Technology and Society
Doctoral, full-time
Graduate School of Social Sciences and Humanities
PhDInternational Relations and Political Science
Doctoral, full-time
Graduate School of Social Sciences and Humanities
PhDSociology
Doctoral, full-time
Graduate School of Social Sciences and Humanities
PhDPsychology
Doctoral, full-time
Graduate School of Social Sciences and Humanities
PhDEconomics
Doctoral, full-time
Graduate School of Social Sciences and Humanities
PhDPublic Law
Doctoral, full-time
Graduate School of Social Sciences and Humanities
PhDHistory
Doctoral, full-time
Graduate School of Social Sciences and Humanities

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Graduate School of Sciences and Engineering
Istanbul

PhDComputer Sciences and Engineering
Doctoral, full-time
Graduate School of Sciences and Engineering
PhDMolecular Biology and Genetics
Doctoral, full-time
Graduate School of Sciences and Engineering
PhDBio-Medical Sciences and Engineering
Doctoral, full-time
Graduate School of Sciences and Engineering
PhDElectrical and Electronics Engineering
Doctoral, full-time
Graduate School of Sciences and Engineering
PhDMaterials Science and Engineering
Doctoral, full-time
Graduate School of Sciences and Engineering
PhDMechanical Engineering
Doctoral, full-time
Graduate School of Sciences and Engineering
PhDChemistry
Doctoral, full-time
Graduate School of Sciences and Engineering

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Graduate School of Business
Istanbul

PhDBusiness Administration, Management and Strategy Program
Doctoral, full-time
Graduate School of Business
PhDBusiness Administration, Finance Program
Doctoral, full-time
Graduate School of Business
PhDBusiness Administration, Operations and Information Systems Program
Doctoral, full-time
Graduate School of Business
PhDBusiness Administration, Marketing Program
Doctoral, full-time
Graduate School of Business
PhDBusiness Administration, Quantitative Methods
Doctoral, full-time
Graduate School of Business
EMBAExecutive MBA - Master in Business Administration - Non-Thesis
Master, part-time
Graduate School of Business

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Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs (VPAA)
Istanbul

Winter Camp for High School Students
Short duration, full-time
Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs (VPAA)
Academic English for Researchers
Short duration, full-time
Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs (VPAA)

Registrar's & Student Affairs Directorate
İstanbul

Doctoral Level Special Student
Special Student, full-time
Registrar's & Student Affairs Directorate
Master Level Special Student
Special Student, full-time
Registrar's & Student Affairs Directorate

School of Medicine
Istanbul

MDMedicine
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - International Students, full-time
School of Medicine
MDMedicine
Undergraduate Transfer - OSYM Score - KU Internal, full-time
School of Medicine
MDMedicine
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - KU Internal, full-time
School of Medicine
MDMedicine
Undergraduate Transfer - OSYM Score - within Turkey, full-time
School of Medicine
MDMedicine
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - within Turkey, full-time
School of Medicine
MDMedicine
Undergraduate, full-time
School of Medicine

College of Engineering
Istanbul

BScComputer Engineering
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - International Students, full-time
College of Engineering
BScElectrical and Electronics Engineering
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - International Students, full-time
College of Engineering
BScChemical and Biological Engineering
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - International Students, full-time
College of Engineering
BScIndustrial Engineering
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - International Students, full-time
College of Engineering
BScMechanical Engineering
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - International Students, full-time
College of Engineering
BScComputer Engineering
Undergraduate Transfer - OSYM Score - KU Internal, full-time
College of Engineering
BScIndustrial Engineering
Undergraduate Transfer - OSYM Score - KU Internal, full-time
College of Engineering

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College of Administrative Sciences
Istanbul

BABusiness Administration
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - International Students, full-time
College of Administrative Sciences
BAEconomics
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - International Students, full-time
College of Administrative Sciences
BAInternational Relations
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - International Students, full-time
College of Administrative Sciences
BABusiness Administration
Undergraduate Transfer - OSYM Score - KU Internal, full-time
College of Administrative Sciences
BAEconomics
Undergraduate Transfer - OSYM Score - KU Internal, full-time
College of Administrative Sciences
BAInternational Relations
Undergraduate Transfer - OSYM Score - KU Internal, full-time
College of Administrative Sciences
BABusiness Administration
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - KU Internal, full-time
College of Administrative Sciences

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College of Social Sciences and Humanities
Istanbul

BAPsychology
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - International Students, full-time
College of Social Sciences and Humanities
BAMedia and Visual Arts
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - International Students, full-time
College of Social Sciences and Humanities
BASociology
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - International Students, full-time
College of Social Sciences and Humanities
BAArcheology and History of Art
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - International Students, full-time
College of Social Sciences and Humanities
BAComparative Literature
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - International Students, full-time
College of Social Sciences and Humanities
BAPhilosophy
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - International Students, full-time
College of Social Sciences and Humanities
BAHistory
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - International Students, full-time
College of Social Sciences and Humanities

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School of Law
Istanbul

BALaw
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - International Students, full-time
School of Law
BALaw
Undergraduate Transfer - OSYM Score - KU Internal, full-time
School of Law
BALaw
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - KU Internal, full-time
School of Law
BALaw
Undergraduate Transfer - OSYM Score - within Turkey, full-time
School of Law
BALaw
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - within Turkey, full-time
School of Law

School of Nursing
Istanbul

BScNursing
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - International Students, full-time
School of Nursing
BScNursing
Undergraduate Transfer - OSYM Score - KU Internal, full-time
School of Nursing
BScNursing
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - KU Internal, full-time
School of Nursing
BScNursing
Undergraduate Transfer - OSYM Score - within Turkey, full-time
School of Nursing
BScNursing
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - within Turkey, full-time
School of Nursing

College of Sciences
Istanbul

BScMolecular Biology and Genetics
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - International Students, full-time
College of Sciences
BScChemistry
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - International Students, full-time
College of Sciences
BScPhysics
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - International Students, full-time
College of Sciences
BScMathematics
Undergraduate Transfer - GPA - International Students, full-time
College of Sciences
BScChemistry
Undergraduate Transfer - OSYM Score - KU Internal, full-time
College of Sciences
BScMolecular Biology and Genetics
Undergraduate Transfer - OSYM Score - KU Internal, full-time
College of Sciences
BScPhysics
Undergraduate Transfer - OSYM Score - KU Internal, full-time
College of Sciences

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