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Information for International Applicants

MIDDLE EAST TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY - STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK

INTERNATIONAL DUAL DIPLOMA PROGRAMS

 

About the SUNY System


With its 64 distinct campuses, The State University of New York (SUNY) is the largest and most comprehensive state university system in the United States. For detailed information about the SUNY system, please refer to www.suny.edu and www.suny.edu.tr

 

Partner Universities


There are three dual degree programs at Middle East Technical University Ankara campus with two partner SUNY universities. “Teaching English as a Foreign Language/ Liberal Studies” program is coordinated between METU and SUNY New Paltz. “Business Administration” and “Global and International Affairs” programs are coordinated between METU and SUNY Binghamton. For detailed information about these universities, please refer to www.newpaltz.edu and www.binghamton.edu

 

Duration of the Programs


METU-SUNY Dual Diploma Programs are all 4-year undergraduate programs. In "Global and International Affairs" and "Business Administration" programs, students spend their first and third years at METU, second and fourth years at SUNY Binghamton. In "Teaching English as a Foreign Language/ Liberal Studies" program, students spend their first and second years at METU; their third year and two summer schools at SUNY New Paltz, and come back to METU for their fourth year.

 

Program

(Prep Year&)
FIRST YEAR

SECOND YEAR         

THIRD YEAR

FOURTH YEAR

Global and International Affairs (GIA)

METU

BINGHAMTON

METU

BINGHAMTON

Business Administration (BAS)

METU

BINGHAMTON

METU

BINGHAMTON

Teaching of English as a Foreign Language/ Liberal Studies (TEFL)

METU

Academic Year

Summer School    

Academic Year

Summer School

METU

METU

NEW PALTZ

NEW PALTZ NEW PALTZ

Diplomas

 

Graduates of Dual Diploma Programs receive B.S. degrees from both METU and SUNY.

 

Application & Admission


Applicants should follow the METU Registrar's Office website for important instructions and announcements.

 

Tuition & Fees


TUITION FEES FOR DUAL DEGREE PROGRAMS ARE DIFFERENT FROM OTHER UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMS AT METU!


Tuition fee payments are made separately to each university. Dual diploma students pay the METU tuition in Turkish Lira when they are at METU (including the Prep year), and the SUNY tuition in US Dollars when they are at SUNY. Tuition fees for the 2013-2014 Academic Year are as follows:

 

Program

METU

SUNY

Global and International Affairs (GIA)

9.980 TL

18.400 USD

Business Administration (BAS)

9.980 TL

18.400 USD

Teaching of English as a Foreign Language/ Liberal Studies (TEFL)

8.870 TL

18.300 USD*

 

These are the annual tuition fees only, and do not cover living expenses such as food, accommodation, books etc. Expected cost of living in Ankara is approximately 300-400 US Dollars per month, while such expenses amount to approximately 15.000-20.000 US Dollars per academic year at SUNY.


* In addition, the total cost of tuition for two Summer Schools to be spent at SUNY New Paltz for TEFL students is 8.400 US Dollars.

Language Requirements


The language of instruction is English at both METU and SUNY. Students who do not meet the language proficiency criteria upon enrollment are required to register in the English Preparatory Class at METU. Please be informed that requirements for exemption from the English Preparatory Class at METU differ from those of SUNY. In order to proceed to the SUNY campuses, students must submit the test scores listed below until the end of their 1st year (BAS and GIA) or 2nd years (TEFL). 

 

 

Exemption from English Prep at METU

Proceeding to SUNY

All Dual Diploma Programs

SUNY Binghamton (GIA & BAS)
SUNY New Paltz (TEFL)

METU EPE

65

-

TOEFL IBT

79

79

IELTS

6.5*

6.5**


METU EPE: METU English Proficiency Exam (http://www.dbe.metu.edu.tr/prf/)
TOEFL IBT: Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet-Based)
IELTS: International English Language Testing System

* Average of four components
** Average of four components, with each individual band at least 5.00

 

Visas: Students accepted to Dual Diploma Programs are responsible for meeting the criteria for obtaining a student visa in order to proceed to their education at SUNY in USA.

Contact:

SUNY Coordination Office
Tel          : 0312 210 7170
E-mail    : suny@metu.edu.tr
Website : www.suny.metu.edu.tr

 

International Students Office
Tel          : 0312 210 3414-0312 210 4181-0312 210 7189-0312 210 7171
E-mail    : oidb@metu.edu.tr
Website : http://oidb.metu.edu.tr/en/