Recognition of Prior Learning
The rules and regulations for recognition of formal prior learning are well defined. Transfer can be made among the institutions of which equivalency is recognized by Higher Education Council. Also successful vocational school graduates to continue their education to obtain Bachelor’s degrees if they are successful in the selection and the placement examination (DGS, i.e. vertical transfer examination) are admitted. The courses to be taken by these students are determined by the relevant department, on the basis of courses they have completed in the programs from which they have graduated. The students of the University of Gazi, some courses may be exempt under certain regulations. Course content from another institution, if the course content is appropriate with Gazi University, and relevant faculty / institute / college approved by the director, students may be exempted from this course.