BS MS PhD Scholarships in Turkiye for 2025 (Fully Funded)

Turkiye can not be ignored. Turkiye has a long history of providing fully funded scholarships for international students. In this article, I will write down a List of BS MS PhD Scholarships in Turkiye for 2025. Turkish Government and universities offer scholarships for Bachelor, Master, and PhD degree programs. It is located in Western Asia and Southeast Europe and has been a bridge between Europe and Asia for centuries. You can even study in Turkiye Without IELTS. Only Turkiye Burslari offers 5,000 Fully Funded scholarships for international students from all around the world.

The number of international students in Turkiye has been increasing for many years. As of 2022, more than 260,000 international students are studying in Turkiye. (Source). Turkish universities offer internationally recognized degrees with strong programs in various fields. You will feel like studying in Europe. There are 129 state universities and 75 Foundation Universities in Turkiye. Let’s check the List of Scholarships in Turkiye for international students.

List of BS MS PhD Scholarships in Turkiye

Here’s a compilation of scholarship options to consider for studying in Turkiye:

1) Turkiye Burslari Scholarship (Full Time)

This is a Popular Scholarship program by the Turkish Government. Each year they offer 5,000 scholarships for Bachelors, Masters, and PhD programs.

The Scholarship covers Airfare, Tuition, Meals, Monthly Stipend, Accommodation, Health Insurance, Visa expenses, Books and everything.

2) Art Scholarship Program

Turkiye Burslari also offers scholarships for undergraduate, master’s, and PhD levels in the fields of musical sciences, performing arts, and fine arts at Ankara Music and Fine Arts University.

3) Turkish Success Scholarship Program (1 Year)

The Success Scholarship is for international students who are already studying at a Turkish university on their own, so the scholarship will cover the monthly stipend. The duration of the Success scholarship is 1 year.

  • Monthly Stipend
    • Undergraduate: 1.400 TL
    • Master’s: 2.000 TL
    • PhD: 2.750 TL

4) Turkish Research Scholarship Program (3-12 Months)

The Turkish Research scholarship is for international researchers and academicians to cooperate with Turkish academicians in the most prestigious universities of Türkiye.

PhD holders or PhD candidates at the dissertation stage may also apply to this program. The research scholarship only covers the Monthly Stipend: 12,000 lira.

5) YTB-IsDB Joint Scholarship Program

This is a Joint scholarship from the Islamic Development Bank and the Turkiye Burslari. This scholarship is open to international students from IsDB member countries to pursue Bachelor, Master, and PhD programs from Turkish Universities.

This is a fully funded scholarship that covers Airfare, stipend, accommodation, tuition, and everything.

6) Sabanci University Scholarship

Sabanci is a Popular private university in Turkiye. The university offers Graduate scholarships and scholarships for undergraduate students.

The Full scholarship covers:

  • Tuition Fee Exemption
  • Monthly Stipend
  • Accommodation
  • Private Health Insurance
  • Conference Support (limited)
  • Laptop Computer
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7) Koç University Scholarships

Koç University, a private university in Istanbul, offers merit-based scholarships for international students. The scholarship is available to pursue Undergraduate and Graduate degree programs.

8) Bilkent University Scholarships

Bilkent University offers a couple number of scholarships for international students to enroll in their undergraduate degree program. The scholarship includes:

  • Tuition Waiver Scholarships
  • Comprehensive Scholarships: This covers a full tuition waiver, a monthly stipend, and free accommodation.

9) Diyanet Foundation Scholarship

The Diyanet Foundation Scholarship, also known as the Türkiye Diyanet Foundation Scholarship for international students interested in Islamic Theology studies in Turkey.

The scholarship is designed to pursue at the undergraduate, Master’s, and PhD levels. The scholarship covers:

  • Tuition fees
  • Monthly stipend for living costs (typically for 12 months a year)
  • Accommodation (optional, but support is available for those who request housing in dormitories)
  • Health insurance
  • Transportation cost
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Popular Universities in Türkiye

  • Istanbul University
  • Anadolu University
  • Karabük University
  • Atatürk University
  • Istanbul Medipol University
  • Yıldız Technical University

Consider applying to the universities that are in the smaller cities. Because these universities have relatively high acceptance rates and low competition.


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Muhammad Saim Rasheed
As Opportunities Corners founder, my name is Muhammad Saim Rasheed. I completed my higher education from University of Engineering and Technology, Peshawar. I have been to Egypt for the AIESEC internship in 2016. In addition, I am an alumnus of the U.S. Department of State's (SUSI 2017) Exchange Program. I participated in the Young Leaders Fellowship in the Maldives in 2021, and I went to the International Youth Leadership Summit in Turkiye in 2022. Since 2017, I have participated in numerous fully funded educational and leadership programs. I therefore created this blog based on my own personal experiences, and I mentor students who are eager and enthusiastic about pursuing fully funded opportunities. You can visit the official sources for additional information by clicking on the links provided at the end of each post. Read more about me and our partners here. I am also Featured by Pakistan-U.S. Alumni Network