Mevlana Exchange Program is a program that enables the exchange of students and teaching staff between higher education institutions in Turkey and higher education institutions abroad.

Students who wish to participate in the exchange program are required to study at least one to two semesters; faculty members can benefit from the program to teach in higher education institutions in the world for at least 1 week and maximum 3 months. Similarly, students and instructors from all regions of the world may come to higher education institutions in Turkey.

Source from Mevlana website :

List of partner universities for Mevlana Exchange Program with Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM):-

1) Duzce Universitesi
2) Gazi Universitesi
3) Aydin Adnan Menderes Universitesi
4) Bolu Abant Izzet Baysal Universitesi
5) Igdir Universitesi
6) Karabuk Universitesi
7) Bursa Teknik Universitesi
8) Hacettepe Universitesi
9) Manisa Celal Bayar Universitesi
10) Pamukkale Universitesi
11) Selcuk Universitesi
12) Bayburt Universitesi
13) Sakarya Universitesi


2020-2021 Academic Year Academic Staff Payment:

For incoming academic staff to Turkey, daily allowance is 55 TL per day x 14 days = 770 TL.

Incoming academic staff who participate in mobility within the scope of Mevlana Exchange Program will be paid in accordance with the amounts in the table (Table of Payment to Support Travelling Expenses and Table of Payment based on Title) below:

Transport is paid up to maximum levels as shown below, if the total amount of travel is less than the fixed price than the amount of real invoice is paid. If it is more than the maximum level then it is paid up to the max. level.

Asia Pasific, Latin America, North America 55 TL 45 TL 4,600 TL
Sub-saharan Africa, Central Asia 55 TL 45 TL 3,500 TL
Europe, South Caucasus, South Asia, Middle East, North Africa 55 TL 45 TL  3,100 TL