the university degree in Turkey
What is the university degree equivalency?
It is the procedure that entitles holders of university degrees to legally practice their work in Turkey as if they hold a Turkish degree
It is also required for students graduating from medical colleges to complete their graduate studies in Turkey
Why should you make the equation?
In order for your university degree issued from outside Turkey to be approved, so that it is considered to be issued by one of the accredited Turkish universities and similar with accreditation
According to the law issued by the Turkish Ministry of Higher Education No. 2547
How will the university degree be equated through BN?
First: Steps and requirements from the applicant:
Fill out the equation form
Send copies of documents (soft copies)
Send the original documents with the power of attorney
The requirements for university degree equivalency
1- A colored copy of the passport (or the ID, Kimlik, or refugee Kimlik (ID))
2- The equivalency of the Turkish high school
3- The original university certificate attested by the foreign ministry of the issuance country (the graduation certificate or the main certificate (preferred))
4- Original university transcript certified by the foreign ministry of the issuance country
5- Translation of the university degree + certification from the Turkish notary (Noter)
6- Translation of the academic transcript + certification from the Turkish notary (Noter)
7- Power of attorney (the text of the power of attorney to be taken from the BN team with the people in charge provided)
8- Edevlet account (if applicable)
Note: For students who hold a pharmacy certificate and wish to obtain an equivalency in Turkey, a 6+-months
training certificate must be added (it can be obtained from any pharmacy in Turkey)
Second: Steps taken by the BN team:
Translate documents into the Turkish language by a sworn translator specialized in translating university degrees and course titles in the transcript to ensure that the student does not lose any courses upon subsequent evaluation
Certificate authentication by the notary (Noter)
Obtain the university recognition document from the Ministry of Higher Education in Ankara
Collect the documents in one envelope and send them to the employee in charge in Ankara to be submitted to the MoHE
Hand over the student file to the Ministry of Higher Education in Ankara in the required time
Inform the applicant to track his application through “Edavlet” (E-government portal)
Note: The equivalency takes 10 stages
Why do certificate holders prefer to obtain the equivalency via BN ?
Ensure prompt procedures and legally obtain a quick equivalency
The long experience of the BN team in preparing the equivalency file professionally
Obtain translation of the entire file by an expert sworn translator and specialist in translating certificates to guarantee that there is no error, which sometimes leads to incorrect equivalency/ evaluation
Submit a complete file and guarantee that nothing is missing
There is no need for frequent travel to Ankara, as a BN employee will be in charge and hand over the entire file to the Ministry of Higher Education on your behalf
Easy tracking of the stages of equivalency by the BN specialized team
Free consultation for all equivalency applicants
You only need to complete the registration form and bring the required documents in addition to the procuration to follow up the procedures and obtain the equivalency certificate.
This will take approximately one month and a half is because the director of Turkish education sends documents to Ankara to know the level of certificate obtained compared to the level of education in Turkey
You do not need to be present personally. You can procurat an employee in charge at United who will make all the procedures until the equivalency certificate is obtained.
Documents and certificates cannot be sent by post, it handed in person or through the procuration to obtain the equivalency certificate.
You must equivalent the high school diploma in order to be able to apply in Turkish Universities.
You do not need to submit your original passport and it is enough to send a translated copy of the passport.
The high school diploma will not be equivalent unless there is the original diploma high school.
Yes, you can register at the Turkish universities by providing the receipt of the equivalence, that you will obtain after depositing documents in The Director of Turkish Education.
Yes, Original documents are restored in addition to the certificate of equivalency.
Yes, we need to equivalent the high school diplomas from Syria first in the Syrian Interim Government in Gaziantep, then in the Director of Turkish Education in Istanbul.
Except for students who graduated from the Turkish Cyprus universities of Northern Cyprus. If the candidate applying for the equivalent of those who have graduated from foreign languages, literature, language teaching, foreign languages or translation majors, they must obtain an 80% YDS. Or an equivalent mark for this mark in other examinations recognized by the Turkish Ministry of Higher Education such as: TOEFL.
if there is no missing in the level of education or duration or internal training compared to the major of pharmacy in Turkish universities, the approval is obtained after the approval of the competent committee in the specialty of pharmacy designated by higher education and equivalency.
Applicants are required to provide recognize certificate for his university and obtain confirmed certificate for the diploma, the applicants will pass the equivalency exam for STS Turkish institute After passing this exam the applicant will hand his equivalency certificate.
Yes, the applicant can also take an internal examination for the equivalent exam recognized by the Turkish Ministry of Higher Education Success in one of the following exams can be considered as an alternative to the equivalent exam: * USMLE-Step 3 * PLAB-Part 2 * AMC-Clinical examinations * MCCQE-Part2 * Arztliche Prüfungen (3 AP, Staats examen)
Since the procedure for equivalency depends mainly on the name on the original certificate, the name is written on the front page of the equivalent certificate and the identity information is updated at the time of the application on the back side of the certificate of equivalence. There is no transaction by the Equation Foundation on name change after handing the equivalence certificate.
A letter will be sent to the concerned authorities in the event that a replacement fee is requested from the Authority for Equivalence and Recognition, and will submitted with your payment receipt. If the certificate is lost, it is not reissued.
You can comment on your file through the Turkish E-Devlet system or you can get information by sending the following email: [email protected] Or call 0850 470 0965 (Turkish Ministry of Higher Education) within working hours