Location: Istanbul, Turkey
University: Koç University
Terms: Fall or Winter-Spring Quarters, Full Year
Fall Quarter, Full Year: February 15, 2013
Winter-Spring Quarters: May 30, 2013
Language of Instruction: English, Turkish
Academic Interests: Science and engineering, social sciences, humanities
Koç University is one of the top institutions of engineering and the fastest rising university in Turkey. Northwestern students will have the option of studying abroad for a semester or full academic year, and will be able to combine course work with research. This new exchange program mainly targets students in engineering, but also mathematics and the science, and classes are offered in engineering, social sciences and humanities. The academic advisors for the program are Professors Gokhan Memik and Seda Ogrenci Memik in Electrical Engineering.
Koç exchange students pay Northwestern tuition ($14,460 for Fall 2012.) Students should also budget approximately $4,500 for housing and meals, about $1,500 for international airfare, and approximately $3,000 for personal expenses, such as travel and entertainment. All students are eligible to apply for IPD and external funding opportunities and will be subject to existing withdrawal and cancellation policies. For more information about IPD study abroad funding opportunities, please see the Fellowships section of our website. For more information about financial aid for study abroad, please refer to the Money Matters resource page of the Study Abroad Office website, or contact Krista Buda at the Financial Aid Office: email@example.com or 847-491-7400.