Announcement on Türkiye Scholarships

Pretorya Büyükelçiliği 01.02.2022

“Türkiye Scholarships” (Türkiye Bursları) is a government-funded higher education scholarship program run by the Republic of Türkiye for international students. The primary purpose of “Türkiye Scholarships” is to provide equal opportunities to successful students around the world in order for them to receive scholarship at international standards. It is also aimed to develop mutual cooperation between Turkey and other countries and to contribute to regional and global development in many fields from academia to art, from economy to literature, technology to architecture.

“Türkiye Scholarships” (Türkiye Bursları) is a competitive scholarship program, awarded to outstanding students and researchers to pursue full-time or short-term program at the top universities in Turkey. The program is administrated by Presidency for Turks Abroad and Related Communities (YTB).

“Türkiye Scholarships” applications for 2022 will be received in one period, and applications are now open until 20 February 2022 for international students from all countries.

For further information, please refer to the


Monday - Sunday

09:00 - 16:00

Visa applications are accepted between 09:30-11:00 hours only.
1/1/2024 1/2/2024 New Year's Day
3/21/2024 3/21/2024 Human Rights Day
3/29/2024 Good Friday (Friday before Easter Sunday)
4/21/2024 Family Day
4/27/2024 Freedom Day
5/1/2024 Workers Day
6/16/2024 Youth Day
8/9/2024 National Women's Day
9/24/2024 9/25/2024 Heritage Day
12/16/2024 Day of Reconciliation
12/25/2024 Cristmas Day
12/26/2024 Day of Goodwill