PhD is a full-time program and all doctoral students are accepted on scholarship basis. Various scholarship and financial support opportunities for students are as follows:
Sabancı University Graduate Scholarship
Full tuition waiver
Monthly stipend and dormitory / transportation support between September-June in return for the assistantship for 20 hours a week (The amounts for the 2016-2017 academic year are 2000 TL/month stipend and 500 TL/month dormitory/transportation support)
Recipients of this scholarship also get the dormitory/transportation support of Sabanci University which is 500 TL/month.
EM ECW Scholarships at Sabancı University
Sabancı University is in 3 Lots (Lot 14: China, Lot 11: Afghanistan, Bhutan, Nepal, Pakistan, Bangladesh, India, Indonesia, Lot 3: Palestine, Israel) under the framework of the Erasmus Mundus External Cooperation Window (EM ECW), a scholarship program set up and financed by the European Commission. With a budget of € 15.200.000, it is aimed to give 615 students and researchers the possibility to travel from these lots to Europe, or vice versa!
Scholarships are available to doctoral students, but also to postdoctoral researchers and academic staff members:
Doctorate: 1500€/month + travel and insurance expenses + tuition fees
Post-doc: 1800€/month + travel and insurance expenses
Duration of Scholarships: 6 to 34 months