How do I apply to bilgiMBA program?

Those interested in the bilgiMBA program can fill out an online application. If the applicant has filled out an online application form, applicants will be interviewed with a English proficiency certificate that interview the following requirements.

bilgiMBA  admission requirements are as follows:

  1. Online Application Form
  2. Undergraduate Diploma or Certificate of Graduation (a four-year undergraduate degree or equivalent from an accredited institution)
  3. Official Transcript
  4. Interview
  5. TOEFL (IBT ≥72), YDS / ÜDS / KPDS ≥ 60, BILET 3 ≥ 70*

5*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


During the interviews, the applicants who have fulfilled the necessary requirements will be asked to demonstrate their intellectual abilities, reasons for motivation, the ability to cooperate with the fellow students. The accepted applicants will be directed to Graduate Students Affairs Office.

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

  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 “ 

MBA Programs Additional Contact Info:

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