Based at the Boğaziçi University, the study abroad programs introduce students to the history, politics, economics, art, archeology, and architecture of Turkey.
It also introduces students to the missions and activities of humanitarian organizations working in Istanbul and internationally.
Coursework, language training, excursions, and field research study exercises and projects help students to understand Turkish culture, international issues and projects, and the Eastern-Mediterranean region.
The program supports interaction and dialogue between participants and Turkish faculty and students whenever possible. It also encourages participation in Turkish community events, institutions and family life.