Horizontal Transition - How can you do Lateral (Internal) Transfer? What is the required score?
Application to Lateral (Internal) Transfer and Details
You can directly contact our university for lateral transfer, information and registration procedures via mediums below. You can apply for lateral transfer by clicking the link below. You will be informed on your evaluation results by our university via a phone call.
Experience the Difference with “Üsküdar”
Üsküdar University both carries out academic studies and produces projects in the fields of behavioral sciences and health such especially psychology, psychiatry and neurology in accordance with the society’s needs. Now, Üsküdar University also continues to be pioneer in academic education with its lateral transfer opportunities.
What is Lateral Transfer?
A lateral transfer is a system that enables a student who studies in a department of a university to continue studying in a different department or the same department in another university. Lateral transfer can be done for all grades on condition that the students meets the criteria on GPA, OSYM (Student Selection and Placement Center) score, etc.
How can you do Lateral Transfer?
Non-university lateral transfer can be done in two ways as with GPA and OSYM (Student Selection and Placement Center) score. Details are given below.
The University preferred in Lateral Transfer
Üsküdar University is among the most preferred higher education institutions for Lateral Transfer with its different scholarship opportunities that the university provides to students. Therefore, the university provides hundreds of students to make the right choice without waste of time every year.
It is Easy to Access to Specialized Academic Staff in Üsküdar!
Üsküdar University is the Türkiye’s first thematic university in the fields of behavior sciences and health. Students continue their education with laboratory and application facilities in Üsküdar University and they meet with academicians who are expert in their fields.
A University in the Center of Üsküdar
Üsküdar University located in the center of Üsküdar which is one of the oldest centers of population of Istanbul, provides an important location advantage with its Altunizade Main Campus, Altunizade South Campus and Üsküdar Çarşı Campus. The transportation to campuses is very convenient, which is a close distance to public transportations such as subway, metrobus, Marmaray and city line buses.
Education Opportunity with Clinical Applications in Üsküdar University…
Üsküdar University provides application opportunities besides theorical education. Students who study in Altunizade Main Campus, Altunizade South Campus and Üsküdar Çarşı Campus, can carry out clinical applications in science partner of the university NPISTANBUL Brain Hospital located in Ümraniye, Etiler and Fenaryolu Medical Centers.
There are 2 simulation rooms and over 50 laboratories in 19 different fields in Üsküdar University.
Lateral Transfer Support Scholarship
Students who have a lateral transfer to our university, students who have any scholarships or discounts at their university, and the students who transfer from a public university are provided with scholarship support at up to 75%.
Support Scholarship is determined by the scholarship board by taking into consideration the previous scholarship status and the base score of the student.
Students are provided with a scholarship support varying 75%, 50% and 25% scholarship for the related department according to their base score.
A 25% scholarship support is provided to the students whose base score that is suitable for paid option of the related department (except the Department of Psychology).
Lateral Transfer Achievement Scholarship
If the student’s weighted grade point average is determined that it is between 3.50-4.00 an additional 10% scholarship to their current scholarship is given if student’s weighted GPA is between 3.50-3.75 and an additional 20%scholarship is given if weighted GPA is between 3.75-4.00.
Students who have had significant scientific work in their own school, have developed social responsibility projects, or have actively participated in school teams can get extra support scholarship if they certify them and the scholarship committee finds it appropriate.
- Please Click here for Frequently Asked Questions.
Inter-institutional Lateral Transfer Application Conditions (National and Foreign)
Application Conditions on Lateral Transfer (Additional Article 1) with Central Placement Score
The student can apply for a lateral transfer, including the preparatory class students, transitive grade students and last grade students, provided that the central placement score of the student at the time of registration is equal to or higher than the base score of the program that they want to transfer.
Candidates who registered in the higher education institutions that is in the Guidelines for Higher Education Programs and Quotas in the foreign universities in our country, TRNC and YKS guideline.
Candidates who registered in foreign universities that is not in the YKS guideline cannot apply. Students can only apply during fall semester if they study in foreign university in TRNC and YKS guideline.
Please Click here for the Implementation Guidelines of the Council of Higher Education Lateral Transfer with Central Placement Score.
*Within this scope, lateral transfer applications are accepted for the Associate Degree programs in the Spring semester as well as for the Undergraduate Departments.
Deadline for Application: 08.01.2024 Monday – 13.02.2024 Tuesday
Documents Required for Application
- Application form
- Student certificate
- ÖSYS result certificate (Score Card and Placement Certificate of the year in which the student registered)
- Document indicating the disciplinary status (if the disciplinary status is indicated on the transcript, no further documents are required.)
- School certified photocopy of high school diploma
- Course Plan
- Course contents
- For applications to be made from abroad, the equivalence certificate of Higher education institution recognized by the Higher Education Council.
Applications are made to the Department of Student Affairs. Applications are reviewed by the committees of the relevant faculties and eligible students are entitled to complete the registration.
If it is determined that the documents and information provided by the students who have made the final registration are not correct, the relations with the Higher Education Institution shall be terminated as soon as they are determined no matter the semester. If the said students left the Higher Education Institutions, all the documents given to them (including the diploma) will be canceled and legal action will be taken on their rights.