In most cases you will need to pay a fee. You pay a fee for your residence permit application. The money is not refunded if your application is rejected.
These fees are valid as of 8th of August 2022.
Adults: 2660 TL Children under 18: 1330 TL
Adults: 3540 TL Children under 18: 1770 TL
If you are applying online, you pay with a credit card or a bank card.
If you are applying directly at the General Consulate in Istanbul, you pay in cash or with a credit/bank card.
Some people are not required to pay for their applications, including the following:
You may also be required to pay a fee for your studies. This is decided by each respective university or university college. Contact the school concerned for information.