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2023 KTUYOS Calendar

Application Dates
15th February 2023 - 26th of May 2023
Payment of the KTUYOS Exam Fee
15th February 2023 - 26th of May 2023
Access to Exam Entrance Paper
9th of June 2023, 17:00 (Trkiye Local Time)
KTUYOS Exam Date and Time
21st of June 2023, 14:00 (Trkiye Local Time)
Announcement of the KTUYOS Results
5th July 2023, 11:00 (Trkiye Local Time)
Objection to KTUYOS Exam Results
6th of July 2023 - 7th of July 2023

Overview

KTUYOS is conducted by KTU and it provides international students an opportunity to apply for study at university.

The exam results are valid for two years to register at KTU.

KTUYOS result is essential for acceptance to associate degree/undergraduate programmes, and cannot be used for undergraduate transfers.

All issues on the KTUYOS exam are handled by the KTUYOS Office. However, the Office is not responsible for any other issue such as undergraduate transfers or postgraduate studies.

The contact languages of the Office of KTUYOS are English and Turkish. The Office of KTUYOS is not responsible for any technical problem or delay in contact.

The Office of KTUYOS does not provide assist/counselling for applicants to get passport/visa or official permission to leave their home countries for education purposes. Also, students are responsible for ensuring their residence, accommodation, scholarship, transportation etc.

The terms in this guide may change in time regarding the policies of the Higher Education Council of Turkey and the Senate of Karadeniz Technical University. Then, the required principles will be announced by the Executive Board of KTU.

The Office of KTUYOS is responsible for the related issues which are not mentioned here.


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Frequently Asked Questions


KTUYOS Exam covers the following topics:

BASIC MATHEMATICS

  • Rational and Decimal Numbers
  • Exponential and Root Numbers
  • Absolute Value and Inequalities
  • First Order Equations with an Unknowns and Inequalities
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Factorization
  • Basic Operations Related to Clusters
  • Polynomials
  • Function, Inverse Function
  • Logarithms, Trigonometric Relations, Inverse Trigonometric Functions
  • Limits and Continuity
  • Derivatives and Applications
  • Complex numbers
  • Indefinite Integral
  • Certain Integrals and Applications
  • Matrices and Linear Equation Systems
  • Concepts such as Point, Distance and Line in Plane Analytic Geometry
  • Triangle, Square, Rectangle, Circle, Circle, Polygon, Angle in Regular Polygon, Length, Area

GENERAL ABILITY

  • Rotation, Translation and Symmetry in Shapes
  • Number-Shape Relationship
  • Pattern in Number, Shape, Letter Sequences
  • Basic Mathematical Operations in Letter and Shaped Equations
  • Problems with cube opening, cube faces
  • Paper Folding-Cutting
  • Three Dimensional Shapes and Different View Problems
  • Graphic Interpretation and Table Reading
  • Logical Reasoning Problems
  • Logical Reasoning Problems
  • Questions Based on a Given Rule / Knowledge
  • Logic Questions Related to Basic Mathematical Operations

Application Requirements

Who can apply for KTUYOS?

  • Non-Turkish students
  • Those having parents who previously held Turkish citizenship
  • Those having acquired citizenship of Turkey subsequently

Applicants who are graduates or senior students of high schools can apply to the KTUYOS exam if meeting one of the following conditions:

Students who have graduated from any institution with Turkish high school equivalence and who meet the application criteria below shall apply for enrollment at Karadeniz Technical University;
  1. International students,
  2. Those holding Turkish citizenship by birth who have renounced their Turkish citizenship, and their children under 18 who are listed in the renouncement document but can document their certification for rights as per the Turkish Citizenship Law No: 5901, Item 7, stating that "Anyone born, either in Turkey or abroad, in the marriage of a Turkish mother or father, is a Turkish citizen.",
  3. Those who hold citizenship of other countries by birth and have acquired citizenship to the Republic of Turkey / those who hold dual citizenship,
  4. Among those who have pursued their secondary education abroad before the date of 01/02/2013 and who hold citizenship in the Republic of Turkey,
  5. Those who have completed their last three years of secondary education in another country, other than the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (including those who have completed their entire secondary education in a Turkish institution under the Ministry of Education of Turkey in another country, other than TRNC),
  6. Those who have begun their secondary education abroad after the date of 01/02/2013 and who have completed their high school education in another country, other than TRNC (including those who have completed their entire secondary education in a Turkish institution under the Ministry of Education of Turkey in another country, other than TRNC),
  7. Those who hold citizenship in TRNC, who reside in TRNC and who have completed their secondary education in a GCE AL system, as well as those who have registered and completed their secondary education in a GCE AL system abroad between 2005-2010.

Who cannot apply for KTUYOS?

Those who have received a suspension due to disciplinary action from a Higher Education Institution cannot apply for the quota of International Students. Those who apply for the quota of International Students must meet the application requirements.

  1. Those who hold citizenship in the Republic of Turkey and have completed their secondary education in Turkey or in TRNC,
  2. Those who hold citizenship in TRNC (except for those who have completed their entire secondary education in a GCE AL system in TRNC, and those who have registered and completed/will complete their secondary education in a GCE AL system abroad between 2005-2010),
  3. Those who hold dual citizenship, including citizenship in the Republic of Turkey by birth, as stated in article (a) item. 2 above (except for those who satisfy the criteria stated in article (a) item 4),
  4. Those who hold dual citizenship, including citizenship in TRNC (except for those who have completed their entire secondary education in a GCE AL system in TRNC, and those who have registered and completed/will complete their secondary education in a GCE AL system abroad between 2005-2010),
  5. And those who hold citizenship in the Republic of Turkey or dual citizenship, including citizenship in the Republic of Turkey by birth, as stated in article (a) item 2 above, and who have completed their secondary education in institutions within an embassy or other foreign institution in Turkey,