About Academic Skills Workshops

KOLT offers a series of seminars and workshops to improve students’ learning skills and to equip them with effective strategies to succeed in higher education.

Click here to see Academic Skills Workshop Courses on Blackboard Student Page.

UNIV 101 seminars are intended for students in the first year of their undergraduate education at Koç University. KOLT contributes both online and face-to-face workshops to Koç University’s selection of UNIV 101 offerings.


  • Becoming a University Student (Turkish and English versions available)
  • Plagiarism (English)


  • Setting Strong Goals
  • Time Management
  • Effective Reading
  • Taking Better Notes
  • How to Prepare for an Exam in the Social Sciences (for ALL Majors!)


  • Teamwork
  • How to Read
  • How to Take an Exam

News: Fall 2021 Academic Skills Workshops

Dear Students,

The KOLT Academic Skills Workshops aim to equip you with effective academic strategies to succeed in higher education. This semester, we offer you the following workshops:

• Study Habits
• How to Read Academic Texts

The workshops will take place on 26,27, 28 October. We will organize four sessions with limited seats. Sign up as soon as possible to secure your seat. For application, please fill out this form.

If you have any questions regarding the form, please send an email at kolt@ku.edu.tr.