MA Applications for Fall Semester 2022 – 2023

We are now accepting applications for Fall Term 2022 - 2023. The deadline for completed applications is May 15th 2022. Interviews of short-listed candidates will take place on June 2th. Due to current measures taken against the COVID-19 pandemic, MA interviews might take place on Zoom. 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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