The scope, amount, and eligibility requirements of scholarships are revised each academic year by the Board of Trustees. Students admitted to graduate programs during the 2014-2015 academic year can be awarded the following scholarships or tuition discounts based on their academic merits pursuant to the recommendation of the relevant graduate school executive board and the approval of the Rector. Scholarships can be revised or revoked upon on the resolution of the relevant executive board based on students’ academic and professional performance at the end of each month, each semester or each academic year.
Turkish or International students admitted to the OzU Graduate Programs are awarded with tuition and technology fee waivers ranging from 10% to 100% subject to the recommendation of the relevant Graduate School Executive Board and the approval of Rector. Scholarships can be revised or cancelled at the end of each month, semester or academic year based on recipients’ overall academic achievements as well as particular performance in the Academic Practice (AP 590) course pursuant to the resolution of the relevant Graduate School Executive Board.
Furthermore, OzU may also grant a tuition discount of 25% to faculty members of other universities as well as judges and public prosecutors who are admitted to the OzU Graduate Law Programs.
OzU faculty is exempt from any tuition and technology fees.
Part-Time Academic Work
Turkish students are also awarded with monthly net cash stipends of 500 TL for a period of 12 months in return of active participation in academic work on a part-time basis as per Article 46 of Law No:2547. The continuance of cash stipends is subject to satisfactory fulfilment of assigned roles and responsibilities, good academic standing, and a passing grade in the Academic Practice course.
Faculty Trainee Scholarships
In addition to cash stipends awarded for part-time academic work, eligible Turkish and International Students are awarded with Faculty Trainee Scholarships in the form of monthly net cash stipends of 1500 TL for a period of 12 months and/or free housing in the OzU dormitories for a period of 12 months depending on their preference. The continuance of this scholarship is subject to good academic standing, and a passing grade in the Academic Practice course.