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Boğaziçi University (BU) is one of the most prestigious universities in Turkey, with a mission of educating individuals who endorse their institutional values: respect for ethical standards, environmental consciousness, critical thinking, versatility and creativity.


Boğaziçi University, Istanbul, Turkey
WVU Exchange Program

Boğaziçi strives to generate universal knowledge and contribute
to critical thinking, science and technology, while serving humanity.

Fast Facts

  • Language: English
  • Eligibility: Must be a junior or senior in good academic standing with a minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Accommodations: On-campus dorms available, off-campus optional
  • Duration: Semester or full year
  • Semester Dates: Fall - late Aug through early Jan, Spring - early Feb through late May


  • WVU Tuition
  • $100 Administrative Fee
  • $50 CMI Insurance
  • $900 - $1,500 Airfare
  • $135 Passport
  • $2,500 - $3,500 per semester Housing
  • $48 - $56 Student Visa and Residence Permit
  • $1,500 Other Expenses


The following is a sample of the university’s offerings. All classes must be approved for WVU credit.

  • Business Comm
  • Financial Accounting
  • Financial Management
  • Cost Accounting
  • Human Resources Mgmt
  • Intro to Marketing
  • Macroeconomics I and II
  • Agricultural Economics
  • Labor Economics
  • Economics of Corporate Finance
  • Turkish Economy
  • Climate Change, Econ and Policy
  • Turkish Business Environment
  • International Finance