Study in Turkey

About Turkey

Turkey is located on the border of Asia and Europe. It is known for its rich cultural and historical heritage. It has been under the control of Ottoman Empire and then established itself as a secular state hence the country exhibits the perfect combination of European and religious aspects. The economy of Turkey is one of the fastest growing in the world today, second only to China. In recent years, it has become a centre of attraction for economical and political aspects. It has also started attracting tourists. 

As an international student in the country, one has a lot to gain from. The high quality education and the multicultural environment are a fresh change. It is blessed with beautiful landscapes. There are around 170 universities and colleges around the country. More than 30,000 international students are currently pursuing a quality education in them. The perfect balance of tradition and modernity can be found. These universities provide many degree programs in English as well. The education system offers a wide range of topics. Multicultural affairs studies are popular as well as programs in International Relations, Eastern Mediterranean Studies, Business Management, Engineering, Travel, Tourism and Hospitality.  

The Turkish education system offers international students a rich field of choices. You will find a number of options to fit just about any need from specialised degrees to unique programs geared toward international students. The costs are very affordable and on top of that more than 30 to 40 percent of international students are taking advantage of a scholarship or a bursary. The good thing about pursuing an education here is the low cost of tuition and living.