A student visa is required to study in Turkey. After the application to UTAA and acceptance, the university will send a letter of acceptance to the student and also to the related Turkish embassy. The student will have to contact the nearest Turkish embassy and ask for the required documents for issuing the student visa. Upon his/her arrival, the student has to apply for a permit residence in Ankara Security Directorate within two months. The OIR will assist the students in obtaining the permit residence.