ISTANBUL AREL UNIVERSITY

International Office

Application for Associate Degree or Undergraduate Programs

Who Can Make Application

A) High school graduates or high school final year students who have one of the following qualifications is eligible to apply:

  • Non-Turkish citizen,
  • Natively Turkish citizen but later abandoned their Turkish citizenship by permission from Ministry of Interior; and their children who were registered on the abandonment document and can certify that they have the Certification Regarding Enjoyment of the Rights Given by Law No.5203,
  • Natively non-Turkish citizen but later obtained dual nationality by obtaining Turkish citizenship,
  • Turkish citizen who completed their entire high school education in a foreign country except TRNC,
  • TRNC citizen and have completed their entire high school education in TRNC, and have GCE A level result.

B) Ones who have the following qualifications are not eligible to apply:

  • Turkish citizen (except the ones who have completed their entire high school education in a foreign country except TRNC),
  • TRNC citizen (except the ones who have completed their entire high school education in TRNC and have GCE A level result),
  • Having dual citizenship - primary one of which is Turkish citizenship (except the ones who have completed their entire high school education in a foreign country except TRNC),
  • Having dual citizenship - one of which is TRNC citizenship (except the ones who have completed their entire high school education in TRNC and have GCE A level result),
  • Turkish citizen who completed their high school education in TRNC.

Necessary Documents for Application for Undergraduate Studies

The applications can be made online via http://isa.arel.edu.tr

During the online application, the following documents must be uploaded:

  • Copy of high school diploma
  • Copy of official transcript
  • Copy of passport
  • Applicants should provide and submit a national or international exam record (unless applicants have any exam record, they can enter AREL General Skill Test)

Exam Results that are Submitted for Application

The applicants should fulfill the condition of getting the following national or international exam results or should get 40 from İstanbul Arel University’s exam.

i. International Test Results

  • SAT - Minimum total score: 1000
  • ACT - Minimum score: 21
  • ABITUR - Minimum score: 4
  • IB (International Baccalaureate) : 24
  • GCE (General Certificate Examination) A Level: 2 courses
  • GCE (General Certificate Examination) O Level : 4 courses
  • Tubitak Olympic Medal

Important

A) Validity period for high school graduation exams (Abitur, International Baccalaureate, GCE, etc.) is infinite;

B) Validity period for university entrance exams (SAT, etc.) is two years.

ii. National Test Results

Please click for the list of national exams accepted by Istanbul Arel University.