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Turkish Language Center, Istanbul, Turkey


Rating: 5.0/5.0

Sütlüce, Aktarlar Kahyası Sk. no:15C - 34445 Istanbul - see on map

What we like about the school

  • Best rated school in Turkey
  • Excellent rating of teaching quality (5.0/5.0)
  • Top rated social activities (4.7/5.0)
  • Istanbul is one of the top destinations our students liked most

What we dislike about the school

  • Younger students should consider that the average age of students at this school is significantly higher than at most other schools.

Location: Turkish Language Center Istanbul is located on the outskirts of the historic trade city of Istanbul, Turkey. Housed in the Beyoğlu district of Istanbul, the school is easily reached from all parts of the city and has many public transport services and routes nearby. Within walking distance of the school, there are several local shops, eateries and markets. Attractions of the area include the Golden Horn Park and the Miniaturk miniatures Museum. Within a 50-minute journey of the school's front doors, via public transport, are the Kariye Mosque, the Topkapi Palace Museum, Hagia Sophia, the Blue Mosque and much more.

Course selection: In addition to General Turkish courses, Turkish Language Center Istanbul also provides private lessons, available in conjunction with another programme or independently. The General Turkish programmes are available over several intensities to students of all levels.

Accommodation: Turkish Language Center Istanbul offers accommodation in several facilities. These facilities include private apartments in the nearby Cihangir or hotels close to the school.

Social and Cultural: Istanbul is a fantastic city, full of sites of cultural and historical value, with the school's staff happy to assist in the planning of activities and excursions in and around the city. Additional costs may apply.

Additional information: All of the school's teachers hold academic diplomas and certificates in teaching Turkish as a foreign language.
  • The language school Turkish Language Center was founded in Istanbul, Turkey in 2008.
  • Tax registration ID: DE1386938716
  • Covid-19 Status: School currently open

Turkish Courses

General Language
Online Courses
Information for all courses offered by Turkish Language Center
Lesson duration
50 minutes
Level test
A test to assess your exact language level takes place at the school on the first day of the course.
Days without class
In 2022 (including national and regional bank holidays):
01 Jan. 2022 - 02 Jan. 2022, 23 Apr. 2022, 01 May 2022, 07 May 2022, 19 May 2022, 15 Jul. 2022, 30 Aug. 2022, 29 Oct. 2022, 31 Dec. 2022.
If a bank holiday falls on a weekday there is no refund nor are missed lessons recuperated. This is the case for the majority of language schools.
Course material
Generally course material is distributed free to students and will stay in student property.

Our price includes

  • INCLUDED Wireless LAN zone at school
  • INCLUDED Free certificate of course attendance
  • INCLUDED Language level placement test at first day of classes
Note: All courses offered by Turkish Language Center, Istanbul can be reserved online with LanguageCourse.Net. In case a course is not listed above, just let us know.


  • Private lesson
    Private lesson1/8
  • Private lesson
    Private lesson2/8
  • Istanbul
  • street view
    street view4/8
  • street view
    street view5/8
  • 6/8
  • Group lesson
    Group lesson7/8
  • Happy students in class
    Happy students in class8/8

Turkish Language Center

Accreditations and Quality seals
Preferential Terms in Case of Visa Refusal
Turkish teacher qualifications
100% hold a university degree
100% hold a recognised language teaching qualification
Languages spoken by school staff (cannot be guaranteed by school)
First day of course
Written and oral level test is performed. Students should arrive at 9:00
Student gender mix:
40% male / 60% female
School Size
Offer for returning students
You will be refunded/waived the school's administration fee If you already attended previously a course at Turkish Language Center and you book here.
Payment methods accepted for payments made directly to the school
Bank Transfer - logo

General school facilities

  • Cafeteria

  • Library

  • Games room

  • Garden

  • Student support desk

  • Copy machine

  • Free coffee

  • Free water dispenser

  • Free WIFI

  • Free parking

  • Facilities for islamic students

    • Homestay option that can prepare halal food

  • Classroom equipment

    • TV in some classrooms

    • Air conditioning in all classrooms

    • Heating in all classrooms

    • Ample natural light in all classrooms

    Number of classrooms: 3
    Number of public PC workstations: 1

Student Age / Nationality

Average number of students
In summer:20
Throughout the year: 15
Minimum age of students
18 years
Average number of levels
Adult courses In summer: 3
Adult courses Throughout the year: 3
Average age of students
In summer: 25 years
Throughout the year: 35 years

Top student nationalities

Age of students

Airport transfer

Optional airport transfer
Istanbul Atatürk Airport:
69 € one way
129 € return (both ways)

Visa Documents

Nationals from USA require a visa to enter and study in Turkey.
Check visa requirements for nationals from other countries.
Nationals from countries that require a visa will receive documents from the school, related to booking confirmation, which is required for the visa application.
Full payment of all fees required before school dispatches documents required for visa application
Express shipment fee (via courier)
Europe: 100 €
North America: 100 €
South America: 100 €
Africa: 100 €
Oceania: 100 €
Asia: 100 €
Preferential cancellation terms in case of visa refusal
School agreed that students booking online on this site will benefit from preferential cancellation fees in case of visa refusal, and in this case will never exceed EUR 180.

Leisure activities

activity possibledistance from school
Basketball5 km
Cooking4 km
Dancing5 km
Football (soccer)2 km
Golf20 km
Horse riding30 km
Music2 km
Sailing1 km
Swimming25 km
Table Tennis3 km
Tennis5 km
Volleyball5 km
Yoga2 km




Rating: 5.0/5.0

Overall school rating of
Turkish Language Center, Istanbul
3 authentic reviews from students who reserved with us
Location of the school

Rating: 3.0/5.0


Rating: 2.7/5.0


Rating: 1.7/5.0

Social activities

Rating: 4.7/5.0

Course quality / Progress in language

Rating: 5.0/5.0

Value for money

Rating: 5.0/5.0



Pricelist 2022
Pricelist 2022


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    FAQ about Turkish Language Center, Istanbul

  • For standard Turkish courses, the learning time is a minimum of 1 week. If you want to make better progress we recommend 4 weeks or more.
    Madly, FR Consultant from LanguageCourse.net
  • Yes. The following courses can be attended as an absolute beginner: Intensive Course, Standard Course, Online Course: Standard - Group
  • Yes. The school offers pickup from Istanbul Atatürk Airport (69 €)
  • Depending on the chosen course, the maximum number of students at Turkish Language Center varies from 1 students (Online Course: Premium - One to One) to 9 students (Intensive Course)
  • 100% of teachers at Turkish Language Center hold a university degree. 100% hold a recognized language teaching certificate.
  • The highest Nationality percentage at Turkish Language Center comes from Germany with a 20% representation, followed by students from England (10%) and France (10%).
  • Yes, there is an exclusive discount that only applies when booking online here.
  • Turkish Language Center offers courses from 18 years to 99. Average age is 25 during the summer and 35 for the rest of the year.
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