MA Applications for Fall Semester 2023 – 2024

We are now accepting applications for Fall Term 2022 - 2023. The deadline for completed applications is May 15 th 2023. Interviews of short-listed candidates will take place on June 08 th. 2023. Please see details on the applications page

Welcome to the Department of Turkish Literature


The Department of Turkish Literature at Bilkent University has been an internationally-recognized center of excellence for teaching and research on Ottoman and Turkish Literature in comparative and transnational contexts since its establishment by Talât Halman in 1998.

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