- Minimum GPA of 3.00/4.00
- Proof of English language proficiency:
- TOEFL: IBT min. 80, CBT min. 213, PBT min. 55
- Standardized tests:
- GRE: min. 685/154 Quantitative (for non-Turkish citizens)
- Official transcript
- 2 letters of recommendation
Months of entry
Students at Design Lab are part of Koç University‘s Design, Technology and Society (DTS) graduate program—an interdisciplinary program that aims to provide students with opportunities to acquire an applied, theoretical and critical understanding of interaction design, user experience design and service design; and distinguish themselves as researchers and/or practicioners in these fields.
The program awards MDes, MA and PhD degrees. Please see the program website at dts.ku.edu.tr for more information.
Information for international students
The program is taught in English and there are a full range of student support services for our international students.
Fees and funding
KU Graduate Fellowship
KU Graduate Fellowship is a unique and highly competitive MA and PhD scholarship opportunity for outstanding applicants. Candidates having outstanding academic record and/or having high impact scientific publications are considered for KU Graduate Fellowship.
The scholarships are only available to students applying to Thesis Programs. If you want to be considered for a scholarship, we recommend that you apply to one of our thesis programs instead.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Global Recruitment Team