General Registration Procedures


1.      Turkish Students

Academic year at İstanbul Gelisim University starts on the date determined by the University Senate. One academic year consist of two semesters which are fall and spring semesters. Students who are eligible to study and placed to İstanbul Gelisim University by Student Selection and Placement Centre (Öğrenci Seçme ve Yerleştirme Merkezi-ÖSYM) need to prepare and submit the necessary documents for registration to the Student Affairs  Department within the dates announced and register for their courses.

Documents Required for Registration

Associate and Undergraduate Degrees

1.      Original Copy of High School Diploma (Copies as true copy or notarized copies will not be accepted)

2.      Copy of National Identity Card

3.      Proof of Residence

4.      12 Pieces passport size photographs (must have been taken within the last 6 months)

5.      Military suspension licence for male candidates who were born before 1991

6.      OSYS Results Document

7.      Payment Plan or Collection Receipt (will be taken from bank or accounting)




1.      Bachelor’s degree or Bachelor’s Degree Graduation Certificate (Students who brought the original certificate of graduation should do so before the end of first semester)

2.      Transcript (original, notarized or certified copy of the issuing institution)

3.      ALES Result Document (original or taken from the Institute with ÖSYM password)

4.      4 passport-size photographs

5.      Copy of the National Identity Card (It should include National Identity Card)

6.      Certificate of Military Service (Original)

7.      For those who graduated from universities abroad, High Education Council Equivalence Certificate (original, notarized or certified copy of their institution)

8.      Resume


2.      Foreign Students


Documents Required For Registration

o   Application Form

o   Original High School Diploma and its translation into Turkish for countries except Turkey and TRNC

o   Results documents of YÖS or any other examination accepted by our Senate

o   Turkish language certificate for those who will study in Turkish programmes

o   Notarized copy of passport

o   Notarized copy of student visa taken from Turkish Representations abroad

o   Notarized copy of the residence permit

o   Photo

o   Proof of payment of the tuition fee