Search form

Search form

Masters in Business Analytics


Application Process

A complete application includes the following documents:

1. On-Line Application Form

2. Official Transcript: One official transcript is required from each post secondary institution attended. The transcripts must be in their original sealed envelopes.

3. Two Letters of Recommendation: Two sealed letters of recommendation, written by individuals who can assess the applicant's professional potential, motivation and commitment to attend and successfully complete this demanding program are required.

4. One Photograph

5.  Official GMAT/GRE and ALES scores: Turkish citizens are required to submit GMAT or GRE scores as well as ALES scores. Non-Turkish applicants are only required to submit GMAT or GRE scores.

Applicants should request that test scores be sent to institution number 7100. For detailed information, please visit the web site,

6. English Proficiency Certificate:

  83   70   B C 69

After the test date, TOEFL scores are valid for two years and YDS, KPDS and ÜDS scores are valid for three years.

*According to the latest instruction letter for Foreign Language Exam Equivalencies issued by the Centre for Selection and Placement of Students in order for an exam to be accepted as equivalent, it must have taken place in a building owned by a state university.

Sabancı University’s own English Language Assessment Exam (ELAE). Those candidates who fail to attend or get a satisfactory score in the exam are obliged to attend and successfully complete a full course of English Language Preparation in order to continue with graduate courses. Failure to complete this course successfully will result in termination of enrollment in a graduate program at Sabancı University.

Graduates of Sabancı University are exempt from submitting an English Proficiency Exam score provided that they apply within two years of their graduation.

 7. Statement of personal and professional purpose

Applicants should provide a maximum 3-page essay describing their reasons for deciding to pursue doctoral studies in their chosen area, their research interests, and their goals and plans for the future.

8. Curriculum Vitae

Applicants should include their education and work experience, awards and distinctions and any other information they feel would support their application. The applicant's mailing and e-mail addresses and phone and fax numbers should be provided on the first page.

All applicants should send the hard copy documents in order to complete the application process.  

Application Procedure document: Click here to download.

Recommendation Letter Form: Click here to download.

When you are ready, create an on-line application by clicking here .   

Deadline: June 6th, 2018


SOM Pictures

Video Gallery


To get any news or announcements about our events, please give us your e-mail address