There will be two tests in the selection process;
- Test 1 – Verbal Numerical and Visual-Spatial (VNVS) Test (50%)
- Test 2 – Motivation Letter (50%)
These tests can be taken either in English or Turkish. The scores for the above tests will be weighted as 50% each.
Candidates will be ranked from highest to lowest according to their total scores from VNVS test and Motivation Letter. Candidates with higher scores on the ranking list in each category / sub-category will be nominated for a scholarship grant, based on the allocated quota. The number of scholarships is based on the funding allocation for each category / sub-category and the overall scholarship fund.
TEST 1: Verbal Numerical and Visual-Spatial (VNVS) Test is used to measure candidates’ broad capacity in numerical, verbal and visual-spatial dimensions. It is designed to asses candidates’ ability in two broad dimensions; quantitative and qualitative reasoning. Applicants must indicate on the application form whether they want to take the test in Turkish or English and once the application form is submitted, no change can be made in the choice of the language. See Annex 3 for further information and sample questions.
TEST 2: Motivation Letter is used to measure candidates’ ability to describe their future aspirations, educational and career plans in writing in the form of an essay. Candidates are expected to cover all the points raised and respond to the questions asked. Applicants must indicate on the application form whether they want to write the motivation letter in Turkish or English and once the application form is submitted no change can be made in the choice of the language. See
SAMPLE TEST QUESTIONS AND TIPS
Please click on the links in the table below for sample tests:
**NEW SAMPLE QUESTIONS HAVE AVAILABLE