Students must apply for a Turkish study visa at the Turkish embassy, consulate, or a third-party visa application center in the country where you currently reside. Please keep in mind that the Turkish embassy is the sole authority responsible for processing your application and rendering a decision in your case.
Turkey study visa applications are typically processed within 15 days. However, processing times vary by country. Thus, the processing time will ultimately be determined by the country from which you apply. Applicants in some countries can expect a response within three days.
Once your visa is approved, immediately upon arrival in Turkey on a student visa, register at the nearest local police station. Following step is to apply for a residence permit, which requires a visit to the Provincial Directorate of Immigration Administration.
Documents required to apply for the student visa and the residence permit are as follow: