Discover Turkish and Middle East politics, culture, economy, society and art through a study of İstanbul. Deepen your understanding of Turkey with several day-long trips to major historical sites. Our program also includes elementary Turkish for students from abroad.
The teaching personnel of the Summer School is experienced, highly qualified and involved in the production of teaching material. The Program’s role is not limited to teaching Turkish. The Summer School also focuses on various activities and cultural events, including various tours in and around the city, tasting and exploring Turkish cuisine, and courses of Turkish folk dances.
The university also hosts students from all around the world, creating a multicultural learning environment. Hence, students get exposed to the Turkish way of life and enjoy friendship and hospitality of different people in the warm and lively atmosphere of Istanbul. Our campus at Sile, a suburb of Istanbul along the Black Sea Coast, also provides opportunities for various workshops and outdoor activities such as cycling, swimming, camping, hiking, rafting and beach-volleyball.