International Association for Cryptologic Research

International Association
for Cryptologic Research

IACR News item: 31 May 2023

Koç University, İstanbul, Turkey
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Cryptography, Security & Privacy Research Group at Koç University has multiple openings at every level. Accepted Computer Science and Engineering applicants may receive competitive scholarships including monthly stipend, tuition waiver, housing (accommodation) support, health insurance, computer, travel support, and lunch meal card.

Your duties include performing research on cryptography, cyber security, and privacy in line with our research group's focus, including blockchains and adversarial machine learning, assist teaching, as well as collaborating with other graduate and undergraduate students. Computer Science, Mathematics, Cryptography, or related background is necessary.

For applying online, and questions about the application-process for M.Sc. and Ph.D. positions, visit

All applications must be completed online. Applications with missing documents will not be considered. Applications via e-mail will not be considered. Application Requirements:
  1. CV
  2. Recommendation Letters (2 for MSc, 3 for PhD)
  3. TOEFL (for everyone whose native language is not English, Internet Based: Minimum Score 80)
  4. GRE score
  5. Official transcripts from all the universities attended
  6. Statement of Purpose
  7. Area of Interest Form filled online

We also have a non-thesis paid Cyber Security M.Sc. program:

For more information about joining our group and projects, visit

Closing date for applications:


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