The Istanbul Kültür University International Student Scholarship Examination will be held on April 27, 2019 at 10:00 at the Ataköy Campus. Candidate students who wish to take the examination should read the IKUYOS Guide carefully before completing the application process.

IKUYOS 2019 Guide

İKÜYÖSTo apply, you are required to send the following documents to yob@iku.edu.tr:

  • A scanned copy of your passport,
  • A scanned copy of a bank receipt showing that you paid a ₺100 or $30 exam fee,
  • A scanned copy of a photo clearly showing your face from the front and taken within the last six months,
  • An active mobile phone number
  • Names of up to three departments at our university that you would like to choose 

General information about the exam:

  • The exam consists of questions about Basic Learning Skills (General Ability, Mathematics and Geometry).
  • The exam consists of 80 questions.
  • The exam duration is 90 minutes (1.5 hours).
  • While grading this exam, the number of your correct answers will be reduced by one fourth of your incorrect answers, and the remaining number will be your raw score. (You will lose one point for four incorrect answers.)

For more information and questions; yob@iku.edu.tr

Candidates who domestically apply to the exam (in Turkey) will pay the exam fee (100 TRY) during the application period to "İşbank Kültür University Branch 1396 Branch Code 19712 Account Number/IBAN: TR41 0006 4000 0011 3960 0197 12". Candidates are required to indicate their name, surname, amount of the fee they will pay (TRY) and the name of the exam (IKUYOS) while paying the examination fee. The application cannot be completed before the exam fee is paid.

Candidates who apply to the examination from a foreign country are to pay the exam fee of 30 USD (excluding the bank charges) to "İşbank Çarşı Bakırköy Branch 1396 Branch Code- 14299 Account Number/Iban: TR72 0006 4000 0021 3960 0142 99/ Swift: ISBKTRIS". The additional fee charged by the bank is excluded from this amount. Those who pay the fee in a country other than Turkey are to use a bank check (telex or bank transfer receipts etc. will not be accepted) as a document proving the payment of the exam fee. Payments for exam fees made outside of Turkey are to be sent through correspondent banks and banks that make international transactions. Fees sent by candidates are deemed to have been deposited after they are transferred to the account. Special checks, money inside an envelope, postal checks, etc. must not be sent as a method of payment for the application or exam fee.

We wish you success in the exam.
International Relations Office