Hacettepe University


General Information

Country Turkey
City Ankara
Founding 1967
Number of Students 36 112

Hacettepe University

International Office of Hacettepe University



Type of Partnership ERASMUS+ (TR ANKARA03)
Who can apply?

Bachelor students (as of the 3rd Semester)
Master students

Type of Stay Studies
Length of Stay 1 to 2 Semesters
Time of Stay Winter and/or Summer Semester
Number of Exchange Placements 1 to 2


Study Details

Semester Dates

1. Semester: Mid-September to January (Orientation Week: Beginning September)

2. Semester: February to June

Cooperating Faculty/Department Department of Civil Engineering
Department of Environmental Engineering
Department of Industrial Engineering
Study Possibilities

Faculties and Institutes

Helpful Information for Exchange Students

It may not be possible for exchange students to take all courses from all faculties. Further information can b obtained from our partner universities and from our experience reports.

Please note that in general the majority of the courses taken must be chosen by the cooperating faculty.

Course Offerings at the Civil Engineering Department

Course Catalog in English

Please inform yourself about the courses offered directly at the partner university. If you have any questions about the corresponding courses or the course offerings in general, please feel free to contact the partner university directly.

Language Courses The university offers semester accompanying Turkish language courses.



Language Requirements

English B1

Turkish B1

The language requirements depend on the language that the chosen courses are held in. Students who only choose courses taught in English do not need to prove Turkish language proficiency.

Language certificate from RWTH Aachen Language Center

Application Deadline at the International Exchange Office of the Faculty of Civil Engineering 31. January for 1 to 2 Semesters as of the Winter Semester of the Same Year
Application Deadline at Partner University

01. June for the Winter Semester of the Same Year

15. October for the Summer Semester of the Following Year

(Applying to the partner university takes place only after successful application at RWTH University.)

Application to Partner University

Information about the Application Process and Documents

(Applying to the partner university takes place only after successful application at RWTH University.)




Tuition Fees Fees Waived
Costs Travel Costs, Cost of Living and Housing
Average Cost of Living in Turkey the average cost of living is lower than that in Germany, in Metropolitian areas, however, it is decidedly higher, about 500 Euros a month


Practical Information

Accommodations The partner university offers housing in the student dorms for exchange students.
Health Insurance Health insurance for abroad and private liability insurance are required for the entire duration of the stay.

As of a stay abroad of at least 3 months, a visum is necessary.

Information about visas

Experience Reports MoveOn
Further Information

Federal Foreign Office

General Country Information from the DAAD

Study in Turkey