M.A. Requirements

We will not be admitting new students to our MA Program for the 2022-2023 academic year. 

Quota 10 (There is no quota for English preparatory class)
GPA 3.00/4.00
ALES Verbal: 55
GRE / GMAT ALES Verbal 55 or GRE Quantitative score of 149 and GRE Verbal score of 146 is accepted.
English proficiency BUEPT or
TOEFL 550, TWE 4.5 or
TOEFL (CBT) 213, TWE 4.5 or
TOEFL (IBT) 79, TWE 22 or
IELTS Academic Score: 6.5, Academic Writing Score: 6.5
Official Transcript Required
Diploma An undergraduate degree diploma or a graduation document.
Those who have not graduated yet, must submit an official letter indicating that they are expected to graduate.
Student disciplinary record Required for applicants holding a degree from a university in Turkey.
Statement of Purpose Required
Reference letter Two letters
Reference letters are not required for graduates of B.U. Department of Western Languages and Literatures (Program in English Language and Literature).
Departmental Exams

Written exam:




Contact Person Department Assistants
Phone: 0212-359 66 35
E-mail: asistors@list.boun.edu.tr