- 9 PhDs
- Private Institution Type
Izmir University of Economics (IUE), the first foundation university in Izmir and in Aegean region, was established in 2001 by Izmir Chamber of Commerce Education and Health Foundation. In addition to 9.500 alumni in its 15-year history, IUE has today 8.500 students studying at associate degree, undergraduate and graduate programs in an extensive variety of fields in 8 faculties (37 undergraduate programs), 3 graduate schools (37 master and 9 PhD programs), 2 schools and 3 vocational schools. There are 4 dual degree programs jointly conducted with State University of New York (SUNY).
Izmir University of Economics (IUE), the first foundation university in Izmir and in Aegean region, wasestablished in 2001 by Izmir Chamber of Commerce Education and Health Foundation. In addition to9.500 alumni in its 15-year history, IUE has today 8.500 students studying at associate degree,undergraduate and graduate programs in an extensive variety of fields in 8 faculties (37 undergraduateprograms), 3 graduate schools (37 master and 9 PhD programs), 2 schools and 3 vocational schools.There are 4 dual degree programs jointly conducted with State University of New York (SUNY). IUEoffers unique international opportunities and services to local and international students in order topromote multi-dimensional and multi-cultural learning environments. In this respect, IUE has 187Erasmus agreements and 35 cooperation protocols with distinctive universities around the world forstudent/faculty exchange, joint research, and online education.
IUE currently is hosting international students from 5 continents and 61 countries, and also among the top universities of Turkey having international faculty. The medium of instruction at IUE is completely English for all programs (except Faculty of Law and Vocational Schools) and it is compulsory during the entire study period for all undergraduate students to choose and keep learning a second foreign language out of 10 language alternatives; German, French, Chinese, Japanese, Russian, Italian, Spanish, Greek, Portuguese, Turkish. With the start of 2015-2016 academic year IUE built most up-to-date smart classes and launched to be “the first and unique smart campus of Turkey” and to be “one of the leading smart campuses of the globe”.
IUE welcomes international students from all around the world in the friendly and tolerant atmosphere of Izmir.
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IUE owns a computer based library and a documentation center. The library consists of printed and electronic information resources. There is campus-wide internet Access including the library, classrooms, cafeteria, restaurant, and dormitory. The campus and the buildings of IUE are easily accessible by disabled students. There is also a Disability Support Center which helps disabled students continue their academic studies under the same conditions with other students.
Having hi-tech types of equipment, the university has the capacity to follow the latest developments in technology with its advanced IT infrastructure. IUE has a smart campus where Blackboard and Panopto software are used during the lectures. The university buildings were designed to allow wireless internet access in all parts of the campus.
IUE has a doctor and a nurse at the service of students. Furthermore, counseling and psychological help are offered to provide mental, psychological and social development of our students. In addition, psychological consultancy and support for students are provided by our clinical psychiatrist working within the body of this center makes interviews with students in weekdays from 08.30 a.m. to 6 p.m. The second largest hospital of Izmir is five minutes driving distance from the university.
Both Agora and Balçova Kipa runs student shuttles in fall, winter, and spring semesters. There are also cafes and restaurants on campus as well as Starbucks, Sir Winston Tea, Officer stationary shop, Bio-Derm Beauty Centre, and a market run by Bio-Derm.
IUE gives importance to the enrichment of academic programs with cultural, artistic, and sportive activities. For this reason, IUE has various student clubs that promote social life. The activities of the student clubs aim to provide physical, mental, cultural and aesthetic development for our students and improve their skills. IUE currently has 68 active stundet clubs.
There are also Water Polo, American Football, Men’s-Women’s Tennis, Basketball, and Volleyball teams available all year long with experienced trainers at the University.
Student life is enriched by various activities such as student conferences, career days, spring fest, and other organizations. Career Guidance Center which is established to create a career consciousness in the students by introducing them to the business life provides the students with the opportunity of planning their future during their education. IUE also established Disability Support Center for the students who have a disability that may hinder their academic or social life.
IUE Office of International Affairs offers counseling services for students about exchange programs and opportunities to study abroad. Our office also assists international students during their studies to access the services and facilities of IUE efficiently.
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