Koç University researchers can now submit applications to access European Commission Eurostat microdata. KU’s approval process as a "research entity" recognized by the European Commission has been completed. As detailed in the approval letter below, KU’s designated code for individual applications for access is 2014/159/TR.
Individual researchers have to complete a research proposal form and detail which datasets they request; the form has to be submitted by the Principal Investigator. The Commission document detailing this application procedure can be downloaded below (here is an alternative link).