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International Student Admission to Turkish Programs

Eastern Mediterranean University Faculty of Education accepts foreign students for all undergraduate and graduate Turkish programs.

International Student Admissions Requirements

https://www.emu.edu.tr/en/prospective-students/undergraduate/undergraduate-admission/1292

Turkish Language Requirement

International candidates applying for the Turkish-medium undergraduate and graduate programs offered by Eastern Mediterranean University (EMU) are required to submit a document certifying their Turkish level in an internationally recognized exam, which is also recognised by Eastern Mediterranean University. The Turkish proficiency level of applicants failing to present a valid document is determined by the results of the Turkish Language Test administered by EMU Foreign Languages and English Preparatory School (FLEPS).

The table below illustrates Turkish Language Exams either administered by EMU Foreign Languages and English Preparatory School (FLEPS) or recognised by EMU, and base scores required for exemptions from Turkish Language Courses.

For Undergraduate Students

Recognized Turkish Language ExamsExemption Conditions / Minimum Score for Turkish Medium ProgramsValidity Period
 TÖMER1B22 years 
 TYS2B22 years 
 EMU FLEPS Turkish Language Stage 2 Exam752 years 

1 Turkish and Foreign Language Research and Application Centre of the state universities recognized by the Council of Higher Education (YÖK)
Turkish Proficiency Exam (Yunus Emre Institute)

For Graduate Students

Recognized Turkish Language ExamsExemption Conditions / Minimum Score for Turkish Medium ProgramsValidity Period
 TÖMER1C12 years 
 TYS2C12 years 
 EMU FLEPS Turkish Language Stage 2 Exam752 years 

FLEPS: Foreign Languages and English Preparatory School

1 Turkish and Foreign Language Research and Application Centre of the state universities recognized by the Council of Higher Education (YÖK)
Turkish Proficiency Exam (Yunus Emre Institute)

Applicants failing to provide a Turkish language exam document take the Turkish Language Exam administered by the Foreign Languages and English Preparatory School. Those who have managed to obtain the minimum score determined by the University are found adequate to start their studies in undergraduate and graduate programs. Those who are not successful in the exam study in the Turkish preparatory school.