Berlin International is a state-accredited and internationally oriented universitylocated in the heart of multicultural Berlin whose programs are taught entirely in English. Berlin International wants to promote cross-national and cross- cultural understanding.

Top reasons to study here

  • They believe that this is indispensable in a globalizing world. Cultural competence is a precondition to navigate today’s multi-cultural landscape.
  • We seek to provide an educational environment in which students are encouraged to fulfil their individual potential while also learning.
  • Berlin International is also interested in preparing students for the interconnected world in which we live by promoting cross-cultural understanding.

Bachelor's programmes

Engineering & Technology (8)
Arts, Design & Architecture (7)
Business & Management (7)
Social Sciences (7)
Computer Science & IT (5)
Education & Training (4)
Journalism & Media (3)
Medicine & Health (2)
Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (1)
Humanities (1)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (1)



Bahçesehir University was founded in 1998 as a foundation university by Bahçesehir Ugur Educational Institutions.Bahçesehir University is aiming to take its place among the leading universities in the world with its strong academic staff, research and educational-instructional programs on international level, study abroad opportunities and modern technical infrastructure.


Berlin International offers a total of six undergraduate degree programs within the faculties of business administration and design, all of which are taught in English. Upon completion, students will receive a German Bachelor of Arts. Our international university team of educators draw on a diverse range of teaching strategies and contemporary research methods to create clearly structured degree programs that encourage close collaboration with peers as well as focused individual project work. Each of our programs is state accredited and meets German and European quality standards.


Practical experience is a key aspect of all programs at Berlin International. Alongside developing a strong theoretical understanding of their field, BI believes that it is crucial for students to understand how this can be applied and utilized in the professional world. For this reason, they have a number of professional partnerships with businesses and organizations that work with us to help students gain real-world experience.

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Student services

The Bahçesehir University International Office welcomes and assists international students during their admission process and their stay in Istanbul. The office is also helping out Turkish students who would like to study abroad.

Housing services

The University has five dormotory buildings with an occupancy of 300 students each. Two of the dormotories are located within walking distance from the university and the other three dormotories are located in the downtown area about 10 - 15 minutes away by bus.

Library services

Bahçesehir University Library, which is established on 1.400 meter square field renders service with 250.000 publications,books and electronic books.

Student Life

Campus life

The modern and spacious campus in Charlottenburg is equipped with computer labs, workshops, and a well-stocked library – everything the students need to excel in their studies. Students have access to a range of modern technology and tools to assist them in their projects. Alongside lecture rooms and generously sized classrooms, the campus also has a range of smaller rooms where students can focus and complete group work. In addition, we also offer a cafeteria where students can take a break and enjoy their meals between classes.

Student clubs

Turkish Medical Students Association

Student Reviews

Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

I would recommend my university as it is a fast growing student friendly institution in the middle of Istanbul.

Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

In Bahcesehir University, every courses has load of activities and to do lists. Students who want to pass the course follow the lessons in addition to that students should join lab classes and follow the online homework.

The university in the heart of Istanbul
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

Bahcesehir University where placed in the heart of the Istanbul, offers great opportunities for its students. The teachers are very experienced in their fields and they are qualified with great communication skills. There are plenty of active student clubs from sailing sport to travel. Other advantages can be listed as follows: It is close to Yildiz Park where you can...