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Fully Funded Summer School 2018 in Yunus Emre Enstitute in Turkey

Deadline: 31st March 2018.

The Applications for the Fully Funded Turkish Summer School 2018 by Yunus Emre Institute is now open. The Turkish summer school is funded by the Yunus Emre Institute. The Undergraduates and Graduates Students from all over the world are eligible to apply in this Turkish Summer Exchange Program.

No. of Students Selection in Turkish Summer School:

  • Last Summer, 700 students representing 57 countries in the Yunus Emre Institute Summer School.
  • The groups were able to visit the 81 different cities throughout the 7 different regions of Turkey, allowing each group to have their own unique experience.
  • At the end of the program, the groups came together in Ankara, Turkey for the closing ceremonies of the Summer School.
  • Afterwards, the groups travelled to Istanbul together for the last three days of the program.
Program Details for Turkish Summer School 2018:
  • The 2018 Turkish Summer School will run from July 16 to August 12, 2018. Students will be separated into groups and will live in cities across Turkey.
  • Every morning, Monday through Friday, students will have a class for three and a half hours.
  • Students will learn about Turkish grammar and its structures, along with vocabulary. Students will apply what they learned through speaking, reading, listening and writing exercises.
  • The class will also include cultural activities, with students learning traditional group dances and how to make authentic Turkish cuisine from various regions across Turkey.
  • After class, students will have lunch and then will depart for their daily activity.
  • Activities may include guided tours of historical sites, horseback rides, cooking classes on authentic and regional Turkish dishes, visits to the local market, or free time to explore the city.
  • These daily field trips encourage students to use the language skills that they have learned in the classroom and provide them with the opportunity to experience every aspect of Turkish culture.
  • At the last weekend, students will travel to Ankara, Turkey, the capital city, for the closing ceremonies of the program. Located in the heart of Anatolia.
  • The closing ceremonies bring together all of the students from the Yunus Emre Institute’s Summer School who studied Turkish throughout the seven regions of the country.
  • Students have the chance to connect with one another through their shared knowledge of Turkish. The closing ceremonies include musical and dance performances from artists hailing from different regions of Turkey, allowing students another glimpse into the diversity and complexity of Turkish culture.
  • Following the closing ceremonies, students will travel with the other groups to historical sites across the city.
  • Not only will students learn about the rich history and importance of the capital city, but they will also have the chance to forge lasting bonds of friendship with their colleagues from around the world as they converse in Turkish and share their experiences.
  • After two days in Ankara, all of the students will travel to Istanbul, Turkey. 
Program Cost:
The Entire Cost of the Education Materials will be Covered by Yunus Emre Institute, including the flights to and from Turkey and the meals on the program, will be covered by the Yunus Emre Institute.

At the weekends, students will travel to cities across Turkey, allowing them to experience the unique heritage of each city and region.

Eligibility Criteria:
Students from all over the world can apply for this program.
Undergraduates and Graduates Students.
No Age Restrictions.

Deadline: 31st March 2018.
  How to Apply: The application form is very simple. Just register with your account and start filling with the required information.
No Passport is Required at the time of Application.
If you will be selected, then you need to apply for Passport.