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Announcement for Students Applying for Transfer

21.08.2019

Applicants applying for transfer to English programs (including English Language Teaching Department) must fulfill the foreign language exemption requirements. The following candidates are exempt from the English Proficiency Exam:

  1. Those who have achieved the minimum required score determined by the Senate (as indicated in the table below) in a national or international standard exam accepted as equivalent by OSYM and YÖK provided that they took the exam within the last three years.

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  1. Those who have completed their education in a secondary education institution in a country where the English language is used as a mother tongue or official language at least in the last three years of education.

Applicants who do not fulfill the exemption requirements mentioned above are required to take the English Proficiency Exam to be held at Orhanlı / Tuzla Campus on 27-28 August 2019 by the School of Foreign Languages. In order to be successful in this exam, applicants are required to obtain a minimum score of 70 except for the English Language Teaching Department. Students who have applied for transfer to English Language Teaching Department are required to obtain a minimum score of 80.

Proficiency Exam (İYS)

Written Exam: 27 August 2019 Tuesday

  Part 1 Starts: 10.30

             Part 2 Starts: 13.30, Ends: 14.45 (75 minutes)

Speaking Exam: 28 August 2019 Wednesday

Exam Hour: 10.30

Exam Venue: İstanbul Medeniyet University Orhanlı Campus

Note: Exam halls will be announced later on the School of Foreign Languages website.(https://yabancidiller.medeniyet.edu.tr/en)

Note: Candidates who apply to classes other than the first year are not required to take the Placement Test on August 26, 2019. Also, the applications of these applicants who do not meet the language requirements mentioned above will not be evaluated.

Applicants applying for transfer for their first year:

Students who apply for the first year of 100% English programs and who do not meet the requirements for language exemption receive foreign language preparatory education at Tuzla / Orhanlı Campus of our University. Among these candidates, those who will take the English Proficiency Exam to be held by the School of Foreign Languages ​​of our University are required to take the Placement Test (DBS) which will be held on August 26, 2019 at Orhanlı / Tuzla Campus. Only students who obtain a minimum score of 80 from DBS will be entitled to take the English Proficiency Exam to be held on 27-28 August 2019. Students who fail to pass these exams will be admitted to the preparatory class if their transfer applications are accepted.

Placement Test (DBS)

Date of Exam:                       26 August 2019 Monday

Exam Hour:                            10.30

Exam Venue:                 İstanbul Medeniyet University Orhanlı Campus

Note: Exam halls will be announced later on the School of Foreign Languages website.