Bogazici University: Statistics

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#768 of 14,131 In the World
#146 of 5,830 In Asia
#6 of 175 In Turkey
#3 of 52 In Istanbul
#294 of 1,864 For Operations Research
Top50% For 128 other topics
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Quick Review

Enrollment
3,998
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
boun.edu.tr
Languages
English
Acceptance rate
36%*

* Bogazici University is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because the university has programs where applicants only need to meet admission requirements to enroll and don't necessarily compete with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (graduation from Lycée) or recognized equivalent, and entrance examination
Academic CalendarOctober to June (October - January; February-June)
Enrollment3,998

Research profile

Bogazici University is a world-class research university with 15,062 scientific papers published and 282,058 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Engineering, Physics, Computer Science, Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Quantum and Particle physics, Artificial Intelligence (AI), and Philosophy.

Publications
15,062
Citations
282,058

Bogazici University majors

by publication & citation count

Engineering
8,989 / 181,743
Physics
8,076 / 157,397
Computer Science
7,900 / 141,418
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
6,920 / 111,139
Biology
6,201 / 132,012
Chemistry
6,041 / 138,229
Environmental Science
6,016 / 129,983
Quantum and Particle physics
5,838 / 114,074
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
4,207 / 70,568
Philosophy
4,175 / 64,058
Mathematics
4,046 / 62,381
Materials Science
3,627 / 71,030
Medicine
3,532 / 73,628
Geology
3,232 / 69,088
Psychology
3,206 / 52,971
Business
3,151 / 53,310
Geography and Cartography
3,147 / 61,370
Political Science
2,947 / 39,615
Organic Chemistry
2,928 / 71,633
Statistics
2,889 / 47,973
Law
2,758 / 37,201
Linguistics
2,632 / 41,739
Biochemistry
2,513 / 64,980
Electrical Engineering
2,451 / 42,449
Sociology
2,276 / 33,673
Telecommunications
2,124 / 39,955
History
2,108 / 37,992
Ecology
2,105 / 48,881
Genetics
2,083 / 46,640
Economics
2,076 / 29,822
Optical Engineering
2,007 / 33,989
Machine Learning
1,957 / 32,410
Paleontology
1,921 / 43,213
Archaeology
1,895 / 36,442
Management
1,750 / 33,785
Computer Networking
1,694 / 28,057
Computer Vision
1,644 / 28,981
Astrophysics and Astronomy
1,390 / 32,515
Mechanical Engineering
1,300 / 23,122
Art & Design
1,266 / 14,358

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 51 146
1991 53 160
1992 105 186
1993 85 265
1994 113 217
1995 110 328
1996 161 417
1997 128 531
1998 164 629
1999 192 758
2000 188 917
2001 247 1132
2002 203 1687
2003 239 1739
2004 319 2284
2005 322 2854
2006 441 3711
2007 467 4464
2008 469 5523
2009 553 6819
2010 563 7700
2011 621 9528
2012 634 11766
2013 720 13657
2014 711 15196
2015 804 17506
2016 780 18829
2017 823 18315
2018 768 19363
2019 783 21440
2020 875 23856
2021 963 30346
2022 737 26668
Academic rankings

Tuition

The tuition table for Bogazici University gives an overview of costs but prices are approximate and subject to change and don't include accommodation, textbooks, or living expenses. The costs of programs might differ significantly for local and international students. The only source of truth for current numbers is the university's official website.

Program Tuition Fee (per year) Currency
Undergraduate Programs 28,000 TRY
Graduate Programs (Master's) 28,000 TRY
Graduate Programs (PhD) 28,000 TRY
Executive MBA Program 95,000 TRY
Professional MBA Program 75,000 TRY

Bogazici University has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by Bogazici University.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design Yes Yes Yes
Biology Yes Yes Yes
Business Yes Yes Yes
Chemistry Yes Yes Yes
Computer Science Yes Yes Yes
Economics Yes Yes Yes
Engineering Yes Yes Yes
Environmental Science Yes Yes Yes
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes Yes Yes
Mathematics Yes Yes Yes
Medicine No No No
Physics Yes Yes Yes
Psychology Yes Yes Yes
Lisans Diplomasi Administration, Arts and Humanities, Education, Engineering, Natural Sciences
Yüksek Lisans Diplomasi Automotive Engineering, Business Computing, Computer Science, Economics, Engineering, Engineering Management, European Studies, Finance, International Business, Management, Medicine, Software Engineering, Translation and Interpretation

Bogazici University alumni

  1. Fahriye Evcen

    Fahriye Evcen
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1985-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    television actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Fahriye Evcen Özçivit is a German-born Turkish actress and model. She is known for her roles as Necla Tekin in the TV series Yaprak Dökümü and as Feride in the TV series Çalıkuşu, both on based on novels by Reşat Nuri Güntekin.

  2. Ahmet Davutoğlu

    Ahmet Davutoğlu
    Born in
    Turkey Flag Turkey
    Years
    1959-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    writerprofessordiplomatpoliticianinternational forum participant
    Biography

    Ahmet Davutoğlu is a Turkish academic, politician and former diplomat who served as the 26th Prime Minister of Turkey and Leader of the Justice and Development Party (AKP) from 2014 to 2016. He previously served as Minister of Foreign Affairs from 2009 to 2014 and chief advisor to Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan from 2003 to 2009. He was elected as an AKP Member of Parliament for Konya in the 2011 general election and was reelected as an MP in both the June and November 2015 general elections. He resigned as Prime Minister on 22 May 2016.

  3. Tansu Çiller

    Tansu Çiller
    Born in
    Turkey Flag Turkey
    Years
    1946-.. (age 77)
    Occupations
    diplomatuniversity teacherpoliticianeconomist
    Biography

    Tansu Çiller is a Turkish academic, economist, and politician who served as the 22nd Prime Minister of Turkey from 1993 to 1996. She was Turkey's first and only female prime minister. As the leader of the True Path Party, she went on to concurrently serve as Deputy Prime Minister of Turkey and as Minister of Foreign Affairs between 1996 and 1997.

  4. Cem Yılmaz

    Cem Yılmaz
    Born in
    Turkey Flag Turkey
    Years
    1973-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    voice actorstand-up comedianscreenwriterfilm actorwriter
    Biography

    Cem Yılmaz is a Turkish actor, stand-up comedian, musician, filmmaker, screenwriter, and cartoonist. He is best known for his films G.O.R.A. (2004), A.R.O.G (2008) and Yahşi Batı (2010), and has won two Sadri Alışık awards for his roles in Organize İşler (2005) and The Magician (2006). His international films are Russell Crowe's film "Water Diviner" and Ferzan Özpetek's film "Magnifica presenza".

All 48 notable alumni

Bogazici University faculties and divisions

Department/Division : Fine Arts Dance, Fine Arts, Music, Performing Arts, Theatre
Department/Division : Physical Education Physical Education
Faculty : Arts and Science Chemistry, Genetics, History, Literature, Mathematics, Modern Languages, Molecular Biology, Philosophy, Physics, Psychology, Sociology, Translation and Interpretation, Turkish
Faculty : Economics and Administration Administration, Economics, International Relations and Diplomacy, Management, Political Sciences
Faculty : Education Education, Educational Sciences, Foreign Languages Education, Primary Education, Science Education, Secondary Education
Faculty : Engineering Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
Institute : Biomedical Engineering Biomedical Engineering
Institute : Environmental Sciences Environmental Studies
Institute : Modern Turkish History History
Institute : Science and Engineering Automotive Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Electronics and Automation, Engineering, Engineering Management, Finance, Genetics, Industrial Engineering, Mathematics, Mathematics Education, Mechanical Engineering, Medical Technology, Molecular Biology, Natural Sciences, Nuclear Engineering, Physics, Secondary Education, Software Engineering
Institute : Social Sciences Art Criticism, Business Administration, Business Computing, Cognitive Sciences, Cultural Studies, Economics, Educational Sciences, English, European Studies, Finance, Foreign Languages Education, History, Information Technology, International Business, International Relations and Diplomacy, Linguistics, Literature, Management, Philosophy, Political Sciences, Psychology, Social Sciences, Sociology, Translation and Interpretation, Turkish
Research Division : Earthquake Research Geophysics, Seismology
School : Applied Disciplines Information Management, Information Sciences, International Business, Tourism
School : Foreign Languages English, French, German, Modern Languages, Spanish, Translation and Interpretation
School : Hotel Management Hotel Management

General information

Alternative names BU
Bogaziçi University
Bogaziçi Üniversitesi
Founded 1971
Accreditation Council of Higher Education (YÖK)

Location and contacts

Address Istanbul, 34342
Turkey
City population 15,462,000

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