Master Programme

Master Degree Programmes Language Thesis Without Thesis
Art English
Architectural Design English
Communication Studies English

Institute of Graduate Studies & Research

The conditions required for applications to the Master’s and Doctorate Programs are as follows.

Bachelor Degree from a 4-year undergraduate program or equivalent.

To graduate from undergraduate and graduate programs for PhD.

Deadline of evaluation for first batch of applications: 1 October 2021

English Proficiency Test: Will be announced.

Registration Period: 11-22 October 2021

English Language Proficiency Exam: 19-21 October 2021

Classes Commence: 25 October 2021

Thesis Monitoring Period: Will be announced.

Required Documents for Application: 08 October 2021

  • Completed application form (this document), signed and dated
  • An official transcript of all university-level courses you have taken
  • A comparative mark/grade table if CGPA on the transcript is not out of 4.00
  • Attested scanned copies of diplomas received from a university or equivalent institutions
  • Curriculum Vitae(CV)
  • Documentation of scores received for English and academic proficiency exams/tests (see questions 14 and 15)
  • A scanned copy of your passport or ID card
  • Portfolio
  • Two passport-sized (approx. 6 cm x 5 cm) photographs (required for registration only)

The Application Form can be obtained from the Postgraduate Education & Research Center or the Registrar’s Office. Students whose applications are evaluated are invited to an exam or interview on the specified dates and final results are notified to the students. Detailed information about application dates and registrations can be obtained from the Registrar’s Office.

You can find the required documents and payment information for application to the Postgraduate’s Programs below. Fees for doctorate degree programs will be announced very soon.

Graduate Tuition Fees

Course Fee € 350

Scientific Preparation Course Fee € 250

Other Conditions

In addition to the tuition fees, all students are charged 50€ per semester registration fee.

Master’s thesis completion period is 1 year. Students who cannot complete their thesis within this period pay 1 course fee + registration fee for each semester.

There are 25%, 50% and 75% scholarships for international students in the postgraduate’s programs in Architectural Design and Art, which will last 2 years (4 semesters).

Nuran Öze

ARUCAD Institute of Graduate Studies and Research aims to enable our candidate students to gain vision by blending their creativity with theory, through six master's and two doctorate programs with thesis and non-thesis options in the fields of art, design and communication. The institute offers master's programs in Art, Architectural Design, and Communication Studies, and Ph. D programs in Art and Culture Management and Architecture.

Research, learning, practice while learning, and creativity when applying the theories are among the main objectives of all programs. Students are provided with the opportunity to discover their own potential by considering original topics in all their studies in line with the research ethics and enabling them to contribute to the field. Our students, who have the option to choose between gaining expertise in their field or advancing in the academic field in all our graduate programs, are able to follow up with practice or theory in line with their choices.

Our students who aim to progress academically usually choose our doctoral programs. All academic programs offered by ARUCAD Institute of Graduate Studies and Research are designed for students to better interpret the changing and differentiating world, to redefine what is happening in the world with a critical eye, to nurture their research with innovative and creative ideas, and to transform these creative ideas into practice.

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nuran Öze
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