Admissions

How do I apply to the Distance MBA programs?

Those interested in the Distance MBA programs can fill out an online application. Once the application form has been filled completely, the applicants will be contacted regarding the necessary documents and the registration process.

e-MBA Turkish admission requirements:

- The Completion of the online application
- Undergraduate Diploma or Certificate of Graduation (a four-year undergraduate degree or equivalent from an accredited institution)
- Official Transcript 

e-MBA English admission requirements:

The Completion of the online application
- Undergraduate Diploma or Certificate of Graduation (a four-year undergraduate degree or equivalent from an accredited institution)
- Minimum 5 years work experience is preferable
- Official Undergraduate Transcript

Statement of Purpose*
Recommendation letters** (2 letters)
English Proficiency 
TOEFL (IBT ≥72), YDS / ÜDS / KPDS ≥ 60, BILET 3 ≥ 70***

*The statement of purpose should include background information (both academic and professional), why pursue the MBA, plans after graduation and the planned objectives within the MBA program. 

** Preferably one academic and one professional.

***Candidates who don’t have YDS / ÜDS / KPDS / TOEFL  score can attend İstanbul Bilgi University Graduate English Proficiency Test. For application please send an e-mail to Graduate English Test “graduateenglishtest@bilgi.edu.tr”                           

For Foreign Applicants:

The required documents for the foreign students are listed below. Please note that only the applicants who have submitted all their documents will be evaluated. Please email your documents to pelin.batir@bilgi.edu.tr

  1. Online application form
  2. Undergraduate diploma (photocopy)
  3. Undergraduate transctript (photocopy)
  4. Statement of Purpose* (3 pages)
  5. Recommendation letters* (2 letters)
  6. TOEFL (IBT ≥72) or İstanbul Bilgi University Graduate English Proficiency Test (BILET 3) ≥ 70

4* The statement of purpose should include background information (both academic and professional), why pursue MBA at BİLGİ, plans after graduation and the planned objectives within the MBA program. 

5* Preferrably one academic and one professional.

6* Candidates who don’t have TOEFL  score can attend İstanbul Bilgi University Graduate English Proficiency Test. For application please send an e-mail to Graduate English Test “graduateenglishtest@bilgi.edu.tr”

MBA Programs Additional Contact Info:

İstanbul Bilgi Üniversitesi MBA Office
mba@bilgi.edu.tr
Eski Silahtarağa Elektrik Santrali Silahtarağa Mah. Kazım Karabekir Cad.
No:2/13 34060 Eyüp