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Turkish Higher Education System

General Structure In 1981, in accordance with the new Higher Education Law (No. 2547), the administration of higher education in Turkey was comprehensively restructured. The system thereby became centralized, with all higher education institutions tied to the Council of Higher Education (CoHE). After this restructuring, all institutions of higher education were designed as universities. Expansion […]

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Faith Tourism in Izmir

Developments in the scope of technology,without an exemption of all national boundaries, bring people close together. Since the discovery of writing, perheps 9.000 or 10.000 years ago, certain places in the world were the grounds for close contacts among different cultures, civilizations and religions. The foundations of the various ancient civilizations’ on the lands of […]

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What does 2+1 mean on Turkish apartment advertisements?

When researching Turkish properties for sale or rent, you keep seeing addition sums like 1+0, 3+1, 4+2, etc. If you have ever wondered what the + means on the property advertisements in Turkey, we have the answer: In Turkey, the number of rooms is given separately. The first part of “the sum” is showing the […]

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International Schools in Istanbul

You’re planning to move to Turkey and looking for international schools for your children? On this page, we hope to give you information about the International schools available in Istanbul. Moving to a new country is, without a doubt, a difficult decision to make and a hard step for anyone. Many things needed to be […]

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Frequently asked questions about Turkish Citizenship

What is the difference between Turkish Residency and Turkish Citizenship? Turkish Residency allows you to reside in the country for a certain period. After this time, the residence permit can be renewed if you fulfill some requirements. The residence permit also allows you to enter Turkey without a visa. Turkish Citizenship gives you the rights […]

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What is Deposit Concept in Turkey? How much should Deposit Amount be?

There may be damages that may occur in the case of renting immovable properties such as residences or workplaces. The deposit is expressed as the money or valuable papers requested by the landlord from the tenant in order to secure these losses. So is the deposit refundable? In which cases does the deposit not be […]

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Is Living in Turkey a Good Idea? The Pros and Cons

Living in Turkey, or any other country for that matter is not for the faintest of hearts. Venturing outside of your comfort zone and becoming an expat to live abroad in some of the world’s most beautiful, unique, and exciting countries is a challenging yet greatly rewarding experience. It is a leap of faith. Living […]

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Turkish Citizenship Increased to 400,000 USD with the New Regulation

In line with the decision taken at the Presidential Cabinet meeting on April 12, 2022, the minimum real estate purchase value for Turkish citizenship applications is increased from $250,000 to $400,000. In the regulations made in 2018, the minimum real estate purchase limit had been reduced to $250,000 instead of $1.000.000 for obtaining Turkish citizenship […]

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Destinations Where You Can Fly Directly From Izmir

Direct Izmir; It is a project carried out by Izmir Foundation with the support of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality to increase the tourism potential of the city. Project  was prepared by institutions within the Izmir Foundation, airline companies and other stakeholders of the industry with the support of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality in line with the expectations […]

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What are the Differences of Net m2 and Gross m2? How Is Each Calculated?

Those who do house advertisement research frequently encounter the expressions “net and gross house”. We searched for answers to questions such as: What are the differences between Net m2 and gross m2 in this article? How is each calculated?  Those who want to buy a new house frequently encounter the expressions of net and gross […]

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HOW TO ENTER TURKEY VIA ITS LAND BORDERS

Whilst the majority of people arrive in Turkey via air travel many thousands more visitors enter Turkey via its land borders. The country is bordered by 8 other countries meaning that there are numerous overland entry points for tourists to enter from. To help make it easier to plan a trip to the country, this article takes […]

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Citizenship Opportunities by Buying Villas in Turkey

Turkish citizenship has become very attractive in recent years. In 2018, the minimum required investment was reduced.Furthermore, the whole citizenship process lasts just approximately 2-3 months. The main applicant may include their spouse, dependent children below the age of 18, and children of any age who are living with disabilities in their application.   Required […]

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