TOEFL IBT (at least 87), IELTS (at least 6.5 average and 5.5 from each section) or Bilkent COPE (at least C). Validity period for all exams: 2 years
Proof of Degree: Yes (if already obtained)
Statement of Purpose: A letter in English describing academic achievements, research interests, faculty members you are interested in working with, and motivations for applying to the program (Word limit: 500 to 800 words, double-spaced)
Letter of Recommendation: 2
• Musical scores of 3 recent original compositions reflecting a variety of genres and instrumental combinations
• Recordings of submitted scores if available. Midi recordings are discouraged.
All materials should be uploaded as Supporting Files and Documents in the online application.
Entrance Examination / Interview:Applicants for the composition program will take an examination/interview covering score recognition, listening analysis and discussion of the submitted pieces.
Application Deadline: 2 June 2017
Date of Interview: 8 June 2017