For many years, Istanbul has been a great city to have higher education. This state of Istanbul continues for a lot of reasons. The city is the home of 57 universities and has a variety of job opportunities in addition to a multicultural texture of living and history. One of the most attractive features of the city, however, is the fact that Istanbul is an uncostly city for an international student. Because of the condition of the Turkish Lira in the global exchange rate, international students can easily lead an affordable life in Turkey. In addition to the exchange rate, Turkey is a country that tries to improve the conditions of students by introducing special discounts to them. During their study periods, students can enjoy discounted prices in transportation, cultural activities, some restaurants, and some shops because of their student status.