Announcement of Admission of Students from Abroad to Undergraduate and Graduate Programs

2019-2020 INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS APPLICATIONS (UNDERGRADUATE)


KONYA FOOD AND AGRICULTURE UNIVERSITY
2019-2020 ACADEMIC YEAR
APPLICATION NOTICE OF FOREIGN STUDENTS ACCEPTANCE FOR BACHELOR'S DEGREE

 

Foreign national candidates who are in the final year of high school or who are graduated from a school equivalent to high school whose status is determined by the Council of Higher Education and are in compliance with the nationality and educational conditions of the Turkish Republic Ministry of National Education are eligible to apply directly to the undergraduate programs of Konya Food and Agriculture University.


APPLICATION PROCESS

The applications will be made in electronic form on the application page together with the following application documents at the announced application dates. All fields of the pre-application form must be filled in on the WEB page of our university. Pending application will be evaluated and candidates will be contacted. Click for the form

 

WHO CAN APPLY?

1- Foreigners,

 

2- Those who are Turkish Citizens at birth and who are allowed to leave the Turkish nationality from the Ministry of the Interior and their children who have documented that they have a Certificate of Use of the Recognized Rights under the Turkish Citizenship Law of Minors registered in the Turkish nationality (In Article 7 of Turkish Citizenship Law numbered 5901, it is stated that “(1) a child born in/out the borders of Turkey in a wedlock of a mother or father with Turkish Citizenship, is a citizen of Turkey”. Therefore, it will be helpful for the applicants -who will apply from abroad- to examine the Turkish Citizenship Law.),

 

3- Citizens acquired citizenship of Republic of Turkey after a foreign nationality,

 

4- a) Those who have completed secondary education in foreign countries before the date of 01.02.2013 in a foreign country except the TRNC (including those who complete the Turkish high schools in the foreign countries with the exception of the TRNC),

b) Those who have started secondary education abroad after 01.02.2013 and have completed secondary school (high school) in a foreign country except TRNC to the acceptance quota of foreign students, (including those who complete the secondary school (high school) in Turkish schools that have been opened in Ministry of Education in a foreign country other than TRNC),

 

5- Citizens of TRNC; Those who are residing in the TRNC and have GCEAL exam results by having completed secondary education (high school) in TRNC and those who have enrolled in college and high school in other countries between 2005-2010 and have got or have GCE AL exam results.

 

WHO CANNOT APPLY?

According to the ("Principles Regarding the Admission of Students from Abroad" Determined by the Higher Education Institution);

  1. Citizens of Turkey who completed all of their secondary education (high school) in Turkey or TRNC,
  2. Citizens of TRNC (except for those who have completed all of their secondary education (high school) in K.K.T.C high school and those who have GCE AL result and those who have enrolled in college and high school in other countries between 2005 and 2010 and have GCE AL exam results),
  3. Those with dual nationality whose first citizenship is Turkish as defined in section 2 of the “Who can apply?” (Except for those who have fulfilled the requirements of number 4, "Who can apply"),
  4. Those with dual nationality one of whose citizenship is TRNC (except for those who have completed the secondary school (high school) in the TRNC and who have GCE AL results and those who have enrolled and trained in college and high school in other countries between 2005 and 2010 and have GCE AL exam results,
  5. Those with Turkish Citizenship who received their education within the embassies of Turkey and at foreign high schools in Turkey or those with dual nationality whose first citizenship is Turkish as defined in section 2 of article a.

 

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS

1- In languages other than Turkish or English, translations of originals must be submitted in addition to translations approved in Turkish or English.

  • High school diploma if graduated;
  • A note-taking certificate showing all the courses and grades received in high school,
  • The exam result certificate (Turkish and / or English language proficiency certificate) used for the application,
  • Photocopy of the page on the passport where the pictures and identification information are located,

 

2- Additional documents requested by the university according to the characteristics of the applied undergraduate program are announced on the web page and these documents must be submitted during the final registration.

 

3- Applicants who can not provide the application conditions and who can not submit the necessary information and documents for the application in full within the deadline shall not be taken to the procedure. No changes or attachments can be made to the application information and documents after the application process is completed.

 

4- Candidates may be asked to verify the information and documents they have submitted during the application, or the University may investigate the accuracy of such information and documents. If the candidate is found to be irregular in his / her information and documents, the acceptance decision will be canceled even if the programa is accepted. Even if the student is enrolled in the university, the registration will be invalid.

 

5- Candidates may be invited for interview by the relevant unit if deemed necessary, as a result of the preliminary assessment to be made through the application information and documents. Interviews may be held on the campus of the University or may be conducted at the venue or method approved by the University.


EVALUATION AND ACCEPTENCE OF APPLICATIONS

1- Candidates who meet the requirements of the application are assessed by the International Relations Coordination Office. The application files of candidates who are found to be positive after this evaluation are presented to the relevant Faculty Dean.

 

2- The applications shall be evaluated by the election commission formed by the International Relations Office and the related Department Heads departments.

 

EXAMINATIONS / DIPLOMAS ACCEPTED FOR APPLICATION 

You must present one of the specified examinations or diplomas for your application to be assessed. Click for accepted exam / certificate / diploma list.

 

THE QUOTA

Applications are made by selecting one of the following 3 programme groups. Students who successfully complete the joint program choose the degree programme they wish to graduate from among the current undergraduate programmes, within the framework of the specified conditions.

 

PROGRAMME

Medium of Instruction

The Total Quota (*)

Tuition Fee (**)

FACULTY OF ENGINEERING AND ARCHITECTURE

Engineering Programmes

English

50

6.500 $ (USD)

Includes Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Engineering, Bioengineering, Electrical-Electronic Engineering, Industrial Engineering, and Food Engineering.

FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES AND HUMANITIES

Economics and Administrative Programmes

English

20

6.500 $ (USD)

Includes Bachelor's Degree in Economics, International Trade and Business Administration.

FACULTY OF AGRICULTURE AND NATURAL SCIENCES

Genetics and Life Sciences Programs

English

20

6.500 $ (USD)

Includes Bachelor's Degree in Crop Production and Technology, Molecular Biology, and Genetics.

(*)Depending on the application to the programs, quota transfer between programmes shall be possible.
(**)VAT is included in the fee.
Note: The duration of education is 4 years.

 

ENGLISH PROFICIENCY

  1. It is necessary to certify the English Proficiency of the students in order to start the undergraduate programs of the university.
  2. Students are required to certify that they are successful with the examination results documents taken at the level determined by the Senate in the international examinations of which validity is determined by the Senate in terms of English proficiency and the validity period is determined.
  3. Those who submit a valid language document may start their undergraduate studies without taking the English proficiency test of the University.
  4. Students who cannot submit an internationally valid foreign language certificate are required to take the English Proficiency Test of the University and to score points at the level determined by the Senate.
  5. Students who fail to submit a document related to above mentioned examinations or fail them are obliged to continue to the English Preparatory School of the University.

 

TURKISH PROFICIENCY

  1. Students who are enrolled in programs of which medium of instruction is fully or partly Turkish are required to certify their proficiency in Turkish.
  2. Students who score B1 level or above B1 (intermediate) level of Turkish Proficiency exams taken from exam centres accredited by TÖMER or the Council of Higher Education may start their undergraduate studies.
  3. People who completed their secondary education in Turkish education institutions at least in the last three years are not required to submit Turkish Proficiency Certificate.

 

VISA AND RESIDENCE PERMIT PROCESS

Candidates coming from abroad need to enter Turkey by taking "Student Visa" from the Turkish Republic Consulate in their country (or nearest) with an acceptance letter. Candidates themselves are responsible for carrying out all the processes and all the possible costs related to student visa.

Students, after completing the registration process for the university to take the latest permit for study purposes reside within one month from his date inflows to Turkey, students with a residence permit received from outside Konya are obliged to move the files to Konya; it is the responsibility of the students themselves to cover all the costs that may arise from these transactions.

 

ACCEPTANCE AND REGISTRATION TO UNIVERSITY

1- Admitted applicants must register with the Student Affairs Department in person, with the documents announced by the University and within the specified dates.

 

2- During registration, candidates must submit the originals of the documents they have submitted for the application, the originals of the documents they have translated and the additional documents mentioned below:

 

a- The temporary graduation certificate if the original high school diploma is not taken because the primary or high school diploma has not been prepared yet,

b- The "Equivalence Document" to be obtained from the T.C Ministry of National Education indicating that the high school diploma is equivalent to the diploma from the Turkish High School,

c- The "Study Permitted Visa" of foreign applicants residing abroad  taken from the T.C Consular (or the nearest if not in the countries)”,

d- 2 passport size photos.

 

3- It is not possible to register by missing documents and mail. Candidates who do not have a precise record between the dates specified can not claim any rights.

 

4- Those who can not pay tuition fees within the announced period are not enrolled.

 

5- Any person who uses fraudulent or falsified documents for all documents necessary for final registration at every stage or who is found to have committed fraud on the entrance examination to the university shall be canceled and legal proceedings shall be initiated as of the registration date. If this person is separated from the University, all documents including his / her diploma are canceled. Tuition fees paid by these people are not refundable.

 

6- For students under the age of 18, the power of attorney (if not accompanied by a legal representative) will be processed.

 

7- Financial Commitment Certificate: Students need to document that their financial situation would be enough to maintain their higher education in Turkey.

 

APPLICATION SCHEDULE

Applications :  29 July 2019 - 5 September 2019
Deadline for Submission of Originals of Requested Documents :  5 September 2019
Announcement of Results :  11 September 2019
Registration Date (Prior) :  16 – 27 September 2019
English Efficiency Exam :  16 – 17 September 2019
Beginning of the Education :  23 September 2019

 

 

NOTE: Applications to more than one undergraduate program can not be made at the same time. After the online application is made, the approved copy of the application documents will be assessed in the application deadlines as they will be available at our university, if they are delivered in full or by mail / cargo as follows.

 

CONTACT, ADDRESS AND MAIL INFORMATION

Konya Food and Agriculture University
Head of Registrar’s / Coordinatorship of International Relations 

Dede Korkut Mah. Beyşehir Cad. No: 9
42080 Meram / KONYA / TÜRKİYE

T: +90 (332) 223 5488
F: +90 (332) 223 5490 
W: www.gidatarim.edu.tr

Offical Web-site: https://www.gidatarim.edu.tr/tr
Contact information : internatinaol@gidatarim.edu.tr

 


2019-2020 INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS APPLICATIONS (GRADUATE)

KONYA FOOD AND AGRICULTURE UNIVERSITY
2019-2020 ACADEMIC YEAR
ANNOUNCEMENT OF ADMISSION OF GRADUATE STUDENTS FROM ABROAD 

 

For the graduate programs at the Institute of Science and Social Sciences, foreign students will be accepted in accordance with the Principles Regarding Admission of Students from Abroad in 2019-2020 academic year.

 

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

  • To be able to apply for the graduate programs, the candidates should be foreigner,
  • Student must be in senior student or graduated from an undergraduate program,
  • Candidates who graduated from T. R. universities with a foreign student status must not have received a penalty for removal from the higher education institution they graduated because of disciplinary crime.

 

APPLICATION

  1. The applications will be made in electronic form on the application page together with the following application documents at the announced application dates. All fields of the pre-application form on the WEB page of our university must be filled in. Incoming applicants will be evaluated and candidates will be contacted. Click for the form
  2. Students’ application will be accepted if the institution where they are trained are approved by the Council of Higher Education (YÖK). 
  3. Students studying as a special student at Konya Food and Agriculture University can continue their education by registering as a normal student if they are evaluated in accordance with the regulations of the Graduate Education and Training of Konya Food and Traum University if they apply between the dates in the student admission calendar.
  4. Enrollment of students admitted to graduate programs is carried out by the relevant institute in accordance with the Directive on the Acceptance of Students from Abroad to Konya Food and Agriculture University Graduate Programs.

 

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS FOR APPLICATION

  1. Printed version of online application form,
  2. A copy of diploma (Diplomas of candidates graduated from foreign universities- foreign representatives - certified Turkish translations,
  3. Official transcript document (undergraduate transcript),
  4. A copy of identification card (Photocopy  of identity parts in passport),
  5. Two ID Photo,
  6. Reference letter (2),
  7. Letter of Intent (A letter from the teacher about his / her graduate purpose, studies and projects)
  8. CV,
  9. Certificate of Turkish / English language proficiency.

Note: Applications for more than one graduate program cannot be submitted at the same time.

 

ENGLISH PROFICIENCY

  1. It is a must to certify the English Proficiency of the students in order to start the university's graduate programs,
  2. The English proficiency of the citizens of the countries whose official language is English is decided by an interview by Foreign Language Coordinator and a written examination if necessary.
  3. Students are required to certify that they are successful with the examination results documents taken at the level determined by the Senate or at the international examinations of which equivalency  and validity period are determined by the Senate in terms of their English proficiency Candidates must submit a valid English proficiency certificate at the time of application. Those presenting the current language certificate may begin their graduate studies without taking the English proficiency test at the university.
  4. Students who can not submit an internationally valid foreign language certificate are required to take the University's English Proficiency Test and score at the level determined by the Senate.
  5. Students who fail to submit or fail to submit documents for the following examinations are obliged to continue to the English Preparatory School of the University.
  6. The provisions of the KFAU Foreign Language Preparatory School Education and Examination Regulations of Konya Food and Agricultural University apply for the conditions for starting preparatory class and graduate program.

 

YDS / E-YDS / YÖKDİL / TOEFL-IBT EFFICIENCY TABLE

Applied Program

Examination

Minimum Score

Exam Validity Period

Master’s Degree

YDS/e-YDS/YÖKDİL

60

5

TOEFL-IBT

72

2

 

TURKISH EFFICIENCY

  1. Students who are enrolled in programs with a language of instruction fully or partly in Turkish are required to certify their Turkish proficiency.
  2. Students who score B1 or above (Medium) level of Turkish Proficiency exams taken from exam centers accredited by TÖMER or Higher Education Council may start their graduate studies.
  3. For he/she who completed his undergraduate education in the Turkish education institutions in Turkey, Turkish Proficiency Certificate is not required..

 

EVALUATION OF APPLICATIONS AND FEES

It is decided whether to accept applicant or not to the program by considering the bachelor's degree, transcript general average, foreign language exam result, letter of intent, references. Applicants whose applications are accepted will be notified by e-mail by the International Affairs Coordinator with a notification letter containing information on the compulsory prepayments and registration. A notification letter will be sent to the candidates listed in the list if they have not started their transactions or have not made a prepayment within the specified period. he prepaid amount is deducted from the first semester tuition fee registered. If you make a prepayment, the prepayment fee will not be refunded to the person who has not completed the registration process. However, if the student's visa application is rejected, the pre-payment will be refunded if he / she applies to the University with a document proving it.
 

INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE SCIENCES

Teaching Language

Total Quotas (*)

Tuition Fee (**)

Programs

Plant Production and Technology Master's Degree with Thesis

English

10

6.500 $ (USD)

Plant Production and Technology Master's Degree with Thesis

Turkish

10

6.500 $ (USD)

Biotechnology Master's Degree with Thesis

English

10

6.500 $ (USD)

Biotechnology Master's Degree with Thesis

Turkish

10

6.500 $ (USD)

Industrial Engineering Master's Degree with Thesis

English

10

6.500 $ (USD)

Industrial Engineering Master's Degree with Thesis

Turkish

10

6.500 $ (USD)

 

INSTITUTE OF SOCIAL SCIENCES

Teaching Language

Total Quotas (*)

Tuition Fee (**)

Programs

Business Administration Master's Degree with Thesis

English

10

6.500 $ (USD)

Business Administration Master's Degree with Thesis

 Turkish

10

6.500 $ (USD)

(*) Depending on the applications, quota transfer between programs may be possible.
Taxes are included in VAT and it shows the total cost.

 

VISA AND RESIDENCE PERMIT PROCEDURES

  1. Candidate students coming from abroad shall get an “Education Annotated Visa” with an acceptance letter taken from their country or from the nearest Turkish Consulate. After this process, they may enter Turkey. The candidate students themselves are responsible for carrying out the procedures related to the student visa and all costs of this process.
  2. After completing the registration process at the university, students are obliged to obtain residence permit for study within one month from the date they enter Turkey and those 
    with a residence permit taken outside Konya are obliged to carry their files to Konya. It is the responsibility of the students themselves to cover all the costs of this process. 
  3. In the documents required by the University for visa and residence permits, the general instructions related to foreign students of the authorized public institutions shall be taken as basis.

 

 

DOCUMENTS TO REGISTER FOR GRADUATE PROGRAMS

a- Diploma (Students graduating from foreign universities should get Turkish translation of their diplomas approved by official authorities- foreign delegations),


b- An equivalency certificate taken from Higher Education Council for the diplomas from foreign countries,


c- Transcript (Original copy),


d- Original copy of TOEFL, YDS / e-YDS / YÖKDİL results or result of English Proficiency Exam by Foreign Languages Coordinatorship of Konya Food and Agriculture University (for the programs whose medium of instruction is English),

 

e- Original copy of Turkish Proficiency Exam carried out by TÖMER or by the exam centers accredited by Higher Education Council,  


f- Original copy of  Student Visa taken from foreign delegations 


g- Passport and its Turkish translation approved by official authorities- foreign delegations,


h- Residence Permit,


i- 4 Photographs.

 

APPLICATION SCHEDULE

Applications :  29 July 2019 - 5 September 2019
Deadline for Submission of Originals of Requested Documents :  5 September 2019
Announcement of Results :  11 September 2019
Registration Date (Prior) :  16 – 27 September 2019
English Efficiency Exam :  16 – 17 September 2019
Beginning of the Education :  23 September 2019

 

NOTE: Applications to more than one undergraduate program can not be made at the same time. After the online application is made, the approved copy of the application documents will be assessed in the application deadlines as they will be available at our university, if they are delivered in full or by mail / cargo as follows.

 

 

 

CONTACT, ADDRESS AND MAIL INFORMATION

Konya Food and Agriculture University
Head of Registrar’s / Coordinatorship of International Relations 

Dede Korkut Mah. Beyşehir Cad. No: 9
42080 Meram / KONYA / TÜRKİYE

T: +90 (332) 223 5488
F: +90 (332) 223 5490 
W: www.gidatarim.edu.tr

Offical Web-site: https://www.gidatarim.edu.tr/tr
Contact information : internatinaol@gidatarim.edu.tr