• Junior, Senior
• 3.0 cumulative GPA
• Summer term is also open to Freshman, Sophomores and Graduate students.
• Language Pre-requisite: None
• UW-Madison degree-seeking students only


Turkish Language, arts and sciences, engineering, economics and administrative sciences and education.

Classroom Language

Turkish, English


Dormitory Apartment

Program Duration

Academic year: Mid September - Mid June
Fall semester: Mid September - Mid January
Spring semester: Early February - Mid June
Summer: Late June - Mid August

**NOTE** Students who go for the fall semester may return too late for the start of the spring semester at UW-Madison.

Application Deadline(s)

TermApplication Deadline
Spring 2014-15  9/19/2014
Summer 2015  2/20/2015
Fall 2015-16  2/27/2015
Year 2015-16  2/27/2015

Future durations will be posted at a later date.

Questions about this program?
Contact a Peer Advisor!

Turkey, Istanbul
Bogazici University Exchange

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Experience the rich history and culture of Istanbul while studying at the renowned Bogazici University, academic home to some of the best students in the country. Students interested in directly enrolling in courses in a foreign university will find this exchange program an excellent opportunity to take courses in English while learning about Turkish culture and language. Students have the option of studying for the semester, academic year, or for an intensive seven week summer session.

Istanbul is the largest city in Turkey and is both its commercial and cultural center. The city is located on the Bosphorus Strait extending both on the European and on the Asian sides of the Bosphorus. Istanbul is the only metropolis in the world that is situated on two continents creating an atmosphere that has unique contrasts of history, culture, and natural environment.