Summer Exchange 2020 First Call for Applications

Author: Office of International Programs (OIP)

Summer Exchange Applications for Summer 2020
















OIP invites Koç University students to apply for Summer Exchange Program.

Applications for Summer Exchange Program will be open between 21/10/2019–22/11/2019.

Summer Exchange Partners & Course Offerings

We advise you to check OIP website for more information on Summer Exchange Partners’ course offerings and any administrative fees associated with their summer programs.

How to Apply?

You can apply online on KUAPP system ( Incomplete or late applications will not be considered.

Please visit our website in order to watch the demo video “How to apply

Application Documents:

You may find the required documents for the application below:

• Official Transcript: Please keep in mind that it takes a couple of days for Registrar’s Office to issue your transcript.

• English Language Test Score:

-          IELTS – min. 6,5

-          TOEFL IBT-min. 80

-          Koç TOEFL – min.  550-You may request the document from the Registrar’s Office

We advise you to have your document valid during your application to the partner university as well.

• Photo: Please upload a photo of you along with your application form.

You can list 6 universities for your preferences in your online application.

Note: The application procedures can vary depending on your chosen program and destination.

Application Requirements: 

  • Your cumulative GPA; min 2.20
  • Language Proficiency; TOEFL IBT80/Koç TOEFL 550 or IELTS 6.5 (taken no later than 2 years)

Placement Criteria:

Summer Exchange programs are competitive. There may not be enough spots for all applicants and decisions are not made on a first come, first served basis. Applications are reviewed by the Exchange Programs Selection Committee and evaluation is done based on the following:

  • Your CGPA: %75
  • Your English Test Score: %25


Course Recognition:

It is mandatory to get approval from your faculty if you are planning to transfer the credits for courses and submit the copy of approved course equivalency form if you will transfer the courses.

Information sessions for Summer Exchange Program will be held on the following dates:

  • Oct 22nd, 12:00-13:00, Loc: Student Council Room
  • Oct 30th, 18:00-19:00, Loc: Student Center B335
  • Nov 7th, 12:00-13:00, Loc: Student Council Room
  • Nov 18th, 17:00-18:00, Loc: Student Center B335


For further questions, please visit OIP web page and/or visit OIP office from Monday to Friday between 11:30-12:30 & 14:00-15:00.


Best Wishes,

Office of International Programs