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International Student Exam


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About

ISE is the exam that allows international students to apply to undergraduate programs and receive scholarships. It is the official exam made by Istanbul Zaim University and recognized by some other higher education institutions. Scholarship applications are disregarded if the applicant does not take ISE. Therefore we encourage our applicants to take ISE and take the chance of achieving scholarship. Top 20% of the applicant are taken into evaluation by the scholarship committee and have the chance of getting at least 75% scholarship. Top 5% of the applicants guarantee at least 75% scholarship.

ISE 2019 is going to be held on May 5 and August 4, 2019. Candidates are required to register online, pay the entrance fee and print the exam pass. Candidates without an exam pass paper will not be let inside the exam venue. ISE takes places on IZU Halkali Campus, Kucukcekmece, Istanbul. Please see below sections for detailed information.


Entrance Requirements

1- Registration 
2- Entrance fee: 50 ₺ 
3- ISE Pass Paper printed out after registration and payment 
4- Personel ID 

Note: Please come to the exam venue 30 minutes before the exam starts.
 

General Information


PART 1 (CORE) 

All applicants are required to answer the questions in the core part. 

General Learning Skills - 40 Questions 
Basic Mathematics - 30 Questions 
General Culture - 20 Questions

Total: 90 Questions
Exam Duration: 150 Minutes 



PART 2 (ELECTIVE) 
Choose and answer one of the three tests in the elective part according to your preferred program.

Advanced Mathematics - 20 Questions 
Islamic Studies - 20 Questions 
History - 20 Questions 

Exam Duration: 30 Minutes 


*Multiple Choice Questions 
*ISE is an English and Turkish
 



Exam Registration


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The deadline for the ISE which will be held on May 5, 2019 is; May 1, 2019


Exam Entrance Pass

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Note: Exam entrance fee is not refunded.

ISE - Frequently Asked Questions 

ISE is organized by Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University, which offers you attractive opportunities. Take this exam to gain the possibility of a scholarship in the undergraduate programs.

The outcome of the applicant's ISE Exam is one of the most fundamental factors for the scholarship. The Board of Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University does not evaluate applicants based solely on exam results. In addition, they evaluate according to the information and the document submitted by the applicant.

Please click here for more information.

For the ISE registration form, please visit https://kampus.izu.edu.tr/ise 

All the international student applicants applying for undergraduate programs at Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University can take it.

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Compulsory Section: All scholarship candidates must answer the questions in the compulsory Section.

Elective Section: Answer the questions in this section according to the division you prefer.

- Business Administration and Management Sciences: Advanced Mathematics

- Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences: Advanced Mathematics

- Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences: History

- Islamic Science Faculty: Islamic Science

Other faculties are only responsible for the questions in the Compulsory Section.

Click here for the content of the ISE. 

The types of points found in the result documents differ according to the test questions the prospective student answers.

Score 1: This scoring is valid for the Departments of the faculty of Business and Management Sciences, Health Management, Social Work, Law, Psychology and Faculty of Education Departments except Elementary Mathematics Teaching. Prospective students who apply to study in these programs are taken into account in this type of scoring. This score is calculated as follows: 10 primary points + the correct number of questions the prospective student answered in the compulsory part.

Score 2: This scoring is valid for the Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences Departments, Nursing, Nutrition and Dietetics and Elementary Mathematics Teaching. Prospective students who apply to study in these programs are taken into account in this type of scoring. This score is calculated as follows: (Score 1 x 0,7) + (Number of correct answers in Advanced Mathematics test x 1,5)

Score 3: This scoring is valid for Sociology, History and Political Science Departments. Prospective students who apply to study in these programs are taken into account in this type of scoring. This score is calculated as follows: (Score 1 x 0,7) + (Number of correct answers in History test x 1,5)

Score 4: This scoring is valid for the Department of Islamic Sciences. This score is calculated as follows: (Score 1 x 0,7) + (Islamic Science Test x 1,5)

It is sufficient for you to enter the Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University International Student Exam (ISE) which will be held on the IZU Halkali Campus for the scholarship of the 2019/2020 academic year at one of the dates below.


Examination Dates

May 5, 2019 Sunday

August 4, 2019 Sunday


IZU International Student Exam (ISE) will be held on May 5, Sunday at 10:00 am at the Sabahattin Zaim University Halkalı campus.

To learn your ISE exam result, please click here. 
Application Deadline for ISE 2019

The deadline for the ISE which will be held on May 5, 2019 is; May 1, 2019

The deadline for the ISE which will be held on August 4, 2019 is; July 31, 2019