Turkey Government Scholarship 2023-2024 | Türkiye Burslari Scholarship

Turkey Government Scholarship program is facilitating international students who want to study undergraduate and graduate degree programs in Turkey's universities. This is a government scholarship, and it is fully funded. It covers many universities across the country with multiple options of disciplines. However, it is a merit-based scholarship therefore the applicants must have an excellent academic career. The last date to apply is 20th February 2023.

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Turkey Government Scholarship is for international students who want to apply for the BS, MS, and Ph.D. degree programs. Many universities are offering degree programs under the umbrella of this scholarship program. The TGS-2023 has the following salient features:

  • It is a fully funded scholarship for international students.
  • It covers all expenses of the academic fee of the university.
  • The selected students will get accommodation/dorm facilities with full scholarship coverage.
  • The students will receive health insurance coverage also.
  • The visa cost is also covered by the government.
  • A monthly stipend will be given to the selected students as per their degree program level.


                     BS            MS                 PhD
                1000 TL         1400TL             1800 TL


  • There is no restriction on IELTS, the applicants can avail of other available alternatives.
  • The selected students will get a one-time return air ticket also. The students will get a student card that will decrease the fares for them while moving locally in Turkey.



Eligibility Criteria


  • Students from all over the world can apply. However, some preference will be given to applicants from Pakistan, the USA, UAE, Iceland, Myanmar, and Germany. But the applicant must meet academic criteria.
  • There is no age relaxation policy for the scholarship. Apply according to the age limit for degree programs
                   BS                 MSPh.D.
Born in/after January 1999Born in/after January 1990Born in/after January 1985


  • For Research programs, the applicant must have a birth date before 1975.
  • The applicants must have a marks percentage to apply for scholarships as mentioned here:


        Undergraduate               MS/PhD           Medical
       70% marks OR

 Equivalent CGPA

 75% marks OR

equivalent CGPA

90% marks or

 equivalent CGPA


  • The students who already are studying in Turkey cannot apply for this scholarship.
  • Students with the nationality of Turkey cannot apply for this scholarship.
  • The applicants must submit their documents completely otherwise they will not be considered.


How to Apply


  • The application will be submitted online. The application submission will start on 10th January 2023.
  • The applicant first registers on the website.
  • Read all the instructions carefully and fill in all the required information.
  • Carefully note the required documents and attach them along as per instructions.
  • Apply online and the last date is 20th February 2023.
  • Keep checking the scholarship result announcement section on the official website to know the result.
  • The selected students will be called for interviews/ asked to go for visa applications.
  • The selected students will be informed, and they may proceed to Turkey to get registered in the university and class. (All the details will be provided with the selection)


Key Points to Remember


  • The application submission will start on 10th January 2023 and will be ended on 20th February 2023.
  • The students must check the age limit for their degree program as there is no age relaxation policy for this scholarship.
  • The students must know the required percentage for the degree program for which they are applying.
  • Required documents must be collected timely to be a better candidate. The documents are mentioned as under:
    • SSC & HSSC certificate/equivalent
    • Diploma Or degree certificate
    • TOFEL, IELTS, GRE, GAT (optional)
    • Letter of Intent
    • Resume





Date of Opening of Application’s submission10th January 2023
Last Date for submitting the application20th February 2023
Evaluation Dates February- April 2023
Call for InterviewsApril-May 2023
Announcement of ScholarshipJuly 2023
Visa Process and agreement July-August 2023
Commencement of classes1st-15th September 2023




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