World Exchange Programs 2015 – 2016 Academic Year Fall / Spring Applications

World Exchange Programs 2015 – 2016 Academic Year Fall / Spring Applications

Check the World Exchange Partner Universities”, find the related university to your field of study and check their information pages.

Application Period:

February 09th – February 28th, 2015  Friday 17:00

English Proficiency Test:

March 3rd, 2015  Tuesday on BAU Şişli Campus

Selection Criteria: 

  •       The student must have satisfactorily completed his/her 1st semester on the 1st year at the University.
  •       Minimum GPA for undergraduate students is 2,20 and for graduate students 2,50.
  •       There are 2 things that we consider in the selection: Your GPA (50%) and the English Proficiency Test (50%). The average point of students who have participated to Erasmus Program will be lowered 10 points if they apply once again.
  •       The student should not have any balance or responsibilities due to Bahcesehir University. 


  •       To be selected for World Exchange does not mean that you are guaranteed to participate in the exchange mobility. The partner university needs to confirm your application. After that confirmation you can make your application for visa. Partner University has the right to reject the application of the student due to excess number of applications to that university from other countries.
  •       After being selected and nominated to the partner university, if a student withdraws from the World Exchange program for any kind of reason, he/she will lose the priority to participate to any kind of Exchange Programs.

Application Period:

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1)      Check the “World Exchange Partner Universities”, find the related university to your field of study and check their information pages.

2)      Consult your “Academic Coordinators” at your faculty to see the matching courses that you can take during your study at the partner university.

3)      Fill your ‘’Online Application’’

4)      Get your official transcript from Students Affairs Office and bring it to BAU Exchange Office.

5)      Take the English Proficiency Test 


 1)      Announcement of the successful candidates.

2)      Participate in the orientation sessions which are going to be held in your faculty with your academic coordinators. Time and date will be announced via e-mails.

3)      Application pack which is prepared by student will be posted by BAU Exchange to Partner University.

4)      Confirmation package will be posted to your home address or to BAU Exchange from the Partner University within 3 – 6 weeks.

5)      Universities send e-mails about accommodation to your e-mail accounts. Follow them up; you are responsible for arranging your own accommodation.

6)      After you receive your letter of acceptance, you will apply for your visa with the documents asked from the embassy.

7)      The World Exchange starts with the orientation day specified by the partner university. You should travel before the orientation day.

World Exchange Office Hours:

You can get more information about mobility programme from Exchange Programmes Outgoing Coordinator Nilgül ÖZTÜRK  at BAU Exchance Office in the dates and times which is mentioned below:

Monday – Wednesday –Friday between 14:00pm – 16:00pm

Also for further information you can send e-mail to;