The University of Birmingham and Turkey

The University of Birmingham welcomes applications from students from Turkey. A growing number of  Turkish students are studying undergraduate and postgraduate programmes at Birmingham in a range of disciplines.

The student experience

Find out about student life and how to get involved in the student community to make the most of your time here.



Entry requirements

The following information is for guidance only and should be used together with the University's general entrance requirements and any specific degree programme requirements.

Please note: If you have taken exams which are from another country's national education system (eg the Abitur from Germany or SAT and AP exams from the USA) you should consult the country specific section for that country for qualification equivalence information. If you are unsure about the acceptability of your qualifications for entry to Birmingham please contact us for further details.

Birmingham Foundation Academy

Students who have completed the Devlet Lise Diplomasi or Lise Bitirme Diplomasi with an overall score of at least 3/5 will be considered for the Birmingham Foundation Academy programme.

Please visit the Birmingham Foundation Academy for more information. You can also watch our Birmingham Foundation Academy You Tube videos which have Turksih subtitles here.


The University will consider students who have taken A Level examinations or the International Baccalaureate (IB) for entrance to undergraduate programmes.

Students who hold the Lise Diplomasi and who have completed a suitable foundation programme, such as the Birmingham Foundation Academy, will be considered for admission to a Bachelor degree programme.

Holders of the Lise Diplomasi or Lise Bitirme Diplomasi from certain schools with a score od 4/5, or who have also taken SAT (Scholastic Aptitude Test) and AP (Advanced Placement) tests will be considered for admission to Bachelor degree programmes. For more details on SAT and AP requirements, please refer to the USA country-specific pages.


Holders of a good Lisans Diplomasi with a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 from a recognised university will be considered for postgraduate study at Diploma or Masters level.

Holders of a Yuksek Diplomasi from a recognised university will be considered for PhD study.

English Language

You may be required to provide evidence of your English ability. Please view the entry requirements for specific programme requirements.

Student societies

There is a Kazakh Student society at Birmingham and also Facebook and Vkontakte pages set up by Kazakh students to enable you to communicate with one another. It’s a great way to keep in touch with fellow and prospective students.

Visit the Guild of Students website

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Contact us

Japan-beo-fair-2013-AHThe University of Birmingham contact for Turkey is Alexa Haslam.

If you have any questions or queries please do not hesitate to contact Alexa or one of the International Recruitment team by sending an email to 



University of Birmingham Representatives in Turkey

Our representatives in Turkey can provide advice on studying in the UK and more specifically at the Univeristy of Birmingham. They will also be able to assist you with your application.

Valikonagi Cad. Saadet Apt.
No:62 Kat:1 Daire:3
80200 Nisantasi
Tel: (90212) 234 48 99: (90212) 234 36 75
Fax: (90212) 230 17 61

Edcon Izmir Branch
Ms Aysel Isci
Menderes Caddesi
112 Sokak No2/1
Kat 3 D7 35130 Buca Izmir
Tel: +90 (232) 442 00 27

IDP Education
Inonu Cad Teknik Han No 38/1
Finansbank ustunde
Tel: +90 212 245 15 88
Fax: +90 212 245 15 88

The British Council

The British Council has offices in many countries throughout the world which are able to provide you with advice about studying in the UK. Most offices also have an education library and Internet facilities where you can consult university material. The British Council can also provide advice about funding opportunities.

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