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Architecture, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Istanbul, Turkey
Students in the Architecture program of the Istanbul Bilgi University have the opportunity to get education from highly qualified faculty members who pursue pioneering research and practice, to gain experience through immersion in situations involving contemporary professional practice, and to be exposed to an educational environment open to innovations in technological and aesthetic realms.
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About this Program

Students in the Architecture program of the Istanbul Bilgi University will participate in:

  • Digital design-calculation laboratories and workshops
  • Manufacturing and prototyping laboratories and workshops
  • Research, seminars and excursions regarding contemporary city, architecture and design culture

The main aim of the undergraduate program in architecture is to create an educational model that considers international standards in the field of architecture. In this context, students will be equipped with basic formation and necessary skills in any field of architecture they choose.

The curriculum is designed to combine the abstract representational skills of project design and the concrete technical skills of actual implementation, thus enabling its graduates to practice the profession in accordance with the above-defined mission. The department treats architecture as a profession that ranges from individual buildings to settlements and the complex structure of metropolises. BİLGİ Department of Architecture is distinguished by its ability to employ state-of-the-art educational technologies that link the design stage to the actual construction practice.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    Applications’ deadline is set to August-end regarding fall-semester applications.

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    240 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Architectural Drawing
  • Basic Design
  • Architectural Geometry
  • History of Cultures and Ideas
  • Design Geometry
  • Practice in Construction and Design Technologies

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • The applicant should fill in the online application form (a hardcopy can be obtained by email upon request).
  • Photocopy of high school diploma (with the official transcript).
  • All High school Transcripts/Grades (last 4 high school years).
  • Passport photocopy.
  • 2 photographs.
  • Blue Card and Certificate of Identity Register Copy.
  • If available, a record of scores for one English Language Competency Examinations (for example TOEFL or Cambridge Certificate).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    9720 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9720 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    9720 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9720 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Istanbul

  • 2000 - 3240 TRY/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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