Bilkent University offers students an opportunity to serve as an exchange student taking course either in general education curriculum or major curriculum during the semester.
Please Note: The Bilkent University study abroad program will remain suspended until the U.S. Department of State travel warning has been lifted.
Students can earn 12 credits on this program during the fall or spring semester.
Students can anticipate taking courses with both locals and other international students
Undergraduate courses are conducted entirely in English.
Students can take general education credit as well as subjects in Anthropology, Art, Economics, Social Sciences, Business, Science, Design, Applied Technology
Graduate students participating on this program will be focusing on either history or politics as an emphasis.
Host University Website: Please see the host university's website for the most up to date course offerings.
Note: Just like here at ISU, some courses are only offered during certain terms. A course may be listed on a course equivalencies page but that does not mean it will be offered during the term you are studying at that institution. Course Equivalencies: Many courses available at Bilkent University have already been evaluated for ISU credit. Please see the Course Equivalencies guide for more information.
Grade Conversion and Credit Transfer: Grading and credit conversions for Bilkent University have already been evaluated for ISU credit. Please see the Academics page for a guide to Grade Conversions and Credit Transfers.
View additional housing information at Bilkent University.
Official program dates are listed on each semester’s Estimated Budget
Program is currently suspended.
To see how this program compares, view the Illinois State budget.
Visit the scholarship page to explore funding opportunities.
Dr. Alan Lessoff
Music Education Major
Spring 2015 Participant
Interested in hearing a student perspective on this program? Check out the following student videos on our YouTube channel!
Summer 2014 Participant
Fall 2014 Participant