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Welcome to the country information for students from Turkey.

Meet us in Turkey

We visit Turkey at least three times a year, usually in November, March and May and can arrange to meet you in Istanbul and sometimes in Ankara and Izmir. Find out about our scheduled visits.

Overseas educational representatives in Turkey

Below is a list of University representatives in the UK. Please contact your nearest representative if you would like further information:

UK Visa Requirements for Turkey

Students from Turkey coming to study in the UK must obtain prior entry clearance and need to apply for a visa. For further information, please contact the British Consulate to begin the application process:

British Consulate General
34 Mesrutiyet Caddesu
Tepebasi Beyoglu 34435, Istanbul
Tel: (90) 0212 3346 400

You will need to show details of your acceptance onto a course, your offer letter and evidence of sufficient funding to support your education and living expenses while you are in the UK.

What our students say

"I would recommend it since it has good reputation, good facilities, small institutions for every situation like the JobShop, gym, unions and so on. I also think that the informative resources provided to the students are really good. The location is also a really important feature of it."
Damla Kirkali, Filmmaking MA

"There are many international students here so it was lovely meeting them and getting to know different cultures."
Yesmin Erkus, LLM

When asked what she liked best about Kingston University, Rosen Tuzcu said "People care about students."
Rosen Tuzcu, IT for Business Management MSc

Contacts in Turkey

Contact the British Council if you would like further information about living and studying in the UK: 

Contact us

International enquiries
Tel: +44(0)20 8417 3411