A special "Transfer Application" session is opened every year at the end of our application period. For Fall 2019 Transfer applications: 

  For International Transfer Applicants
Application Dates 01-09 August 2019
Announcement of Results 27 August 2019
Beginning of international students Welcome Program on-campus 03 September 2019
AGU English Exemption Exam (on-campus) 06 September 2019
Registration Deadline for Accepted International Transfer students 10-11 September 2019

Applications are completed via our online platform

Transfer quotas opened for international students in Fall 2019:

  2nd Year 3rd Year
Computer Engineering 1 1
Electrical & Electronics Engineering 1 1
Industrial Engineering 1 1
Civil Engineering 1 1
Mechanical Engineering 1 1
Architecture 1 1
Business Administration 1 1
Molecular Biology & Genetics 1 1



  1. Students must transfer from an equivalent program
  2. Candidates must be currently enrolled or on leave (student status) at the time of application
  3. Their previous study program must have been taught fully or mostly in English (Only courses taught in English will be considered for transfer)
  4. Students must comply with our English proficiency requirements for transfer (valid TOEFL score* for students applying from aborad or AGU English Exemption Exam** for students applying within Turkey)
  5. They must have completed at least 2 semesters (excluding Preparatory Programs) and must be currently enrolled in university or on leave
  6. Students can only transfer to our 2nd or 3rd year of undergraduate programs
  7. Students cannot have obtained one of the following grades (or equivalent): F, NA, U, I, W…
  8. They must have achieved an overall GPA of 3.00 out of 4.00
  9. Finally, all applicants should also comply with our regular international student minimum application requirements.
  10. For students transferring from a Turkish institution: proof that you haven't previously transferred and that you have received no disciplinary actions.

*TOEFL exam taken in the last two years, with the following minimum score:

    − TOEFL (PBT) 537, TWE 4.0
    − Computer based TOEFL (CBT) 203, TWE 4.0
    − İnternet based TOEFL (IBT) 75, TWE 19

**The AGU English Exemption Exam (AGU-IMS) will take place on campus in September before the registration date. Students who fail the exam cannot register to AGU!

For Fall 2019 Transfer applications, the AGU English Exemption Exam will take place on campus on September 5 and 6.



1. High School diploma (transfer applicants must comply with our Undergraduate application requirements. See here.

2. Student Certificate

3. University Transcripts (Minimum 3.0/4.0 CGPA and no "F", "W", "NA", "U" or "I" grades). Applicants must have studied courses in English

4. University Course Descriptions

5. Document proving that the holder is not already a transfer student - for students applying for lateral transfer with a Central Placement Score- (Not required if indicated on the student certificate)

6. Document showing that no disciplinary sanction has been imposed on the holder.

7. Passport