Orta Doğu Teknik Üniversitesi (ODTÜ) offers an extensive range of graduate level (Master’s & Ph.D.) programs. The maximum duration of education is three years for Master’s programs and six years for Doctoral programs.

A good university Bachelors’ degree or proof of nearly completed Bachelors’ program with good grades is one of the main conditions of application procedures for graduate programs.

The medium of instruction at ODTÜ is English. All students who wish to carry out their graduate studies at ODTÜ have to certify their proficiency in the English language through IELTS ACADEMIC (exams taken on or before December 23, 2022, provided that no more than 2 years have passed since the exam date), TOEFL IBT or PTE  ACADEMIC (those who are the citizen of a country official language of which is English and who are graduated from universities providing their education in English do not have to certify their proficiency in the English language).

For the graduate program applications, applicants are also expected to take one of the following exams; the Academic Personnel and Graduate Education Exam (ALES), the Graduate Record Examination (GRE), or the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT). 

Entry requirements for graduate programs vary depending on each department or graduate school. Therefore, make sure that you fulfill the requirements of the related program through consulting with the contact person from the relevant graduate school. To see what procedure applies to the program, please see the page of the program you are interested in. The list of Graduate Schools and detailed information on the graduate programs can be found in the links below:


Please note that your application can be processed only after proof of payment of the application fee has been received.