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BEING ERASMUS STUDENT IN IUE


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AT SCHOOL

WEL CO ME


Izmir University of Economics, which is the first foundation university in Izmir and in Aegean region, was established in 2001 by “Izmir Chamber of Commerce Education and Health Foundation” in accordance with the provisions of Turkish Republic Constitution, Law No: 2547, Higher Education Law and Regulations about Foundation Higher Education Institutions. Izmir University of Economics aims to nurture individuals who are creative and entrepreneurial, dedicated and wholly committed to Ataturk’s principles and also reforms. The University currently has 7 Faculties, 3 Schools, 2 Graduate Schools, and 8 Research Centres. These academic units offer 8 different associate degree programs, 31 different undergraduate programs, 20 different graduate programs, and 3 different PhD programs. Izmir University of Economics has ERASMUS program agreement with 92 universities abroad and has academic cooperation protocol with 27 universities.


AT SCHOOL introduction

STUDENT

SERVICES FACILITIES


Computer Laboratories, CAD Laboratories, Sewing Atelier, Electronics Laboratory, Industrial Design Hand Tools Atelier, Industrial Design Model Atelier, Photography Studio, Graphics Design Laboratory, Mould Sewing Atelier, MAC Laboratories, Microprocessor Laboratory, Fashion Design Studio, Radio Studio, Painting Atelier, Smart Class, Silent Study Personal Access Center, Video-Audio G Personal Access Center, Self Access Center, Simulation Laboratory, Design Studios, Textile Archive, Textile Printing Atelier The dormitory is located at the campus. TV and Radio Stations in this building.


AT SCHOOL d o rm itor ies

At the campus, there is a student dormitory which can accommodate 479 people, the following facilities are included: Bathroom, Air conditioner, Hot water round the clock, Daily cleaning service, Mini refrigerator, Internet connection, Bookcase, Study Table, Table Lamp, Cupboard, Telephone In addition to all these, the following shared areas have been prepared meticulously and the students are provided with these services.


AT SCHOOL activities

Sports Facilities There are sports areas at our university for the students; football, basketball fields. Besides, there are student clubs in different sports like volleyball, basketball, football, sailing, table tennis, underwater, mountaineering and trekking, Far East sports and motor sports. The university has: 1 turf football field, 1 basketball field, 1 half basketball field, Trim size turf football field Basketball-Volleyball field 2 closed bale-folk dances-gymnastics hall


AT SCHOOL documents

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Erasmus students are welcome to spend a semester or year at IUE, as part of our bilateral agreements with partner universities. After the official notification of the sending institutions, Office of International Affairs at IUE contacts the students and inform them about the application procedure. According to the information provided, the students should prepare the required documents and send them to our office before the deadline. Application Form 4 passport size photos Learning Agreement (3 hard copies) Official Transcript Official declaration of Erasmus student status International Health Insurance (not compulsory, but suggested) The documents indicated above must be sent to the address below: Izmir University of Economics Office of International Affairs Sakarya Caddesi, No:156 35330 Balçova – Izmir TURKEY


IZMIR

The city of Izmir is composed of several metropolitan districts. Of these, Konak district corresponds to historical Izmir, this district’s area having constituted the “Izmir Municipality” area until 1984, Konak until then having been a name for a central neighborhood around Konak Square, still the core of the city. With the constitution of the “Greater Izmir Metropolitan Municipality”, the city of Izmir became a compound bringing together initially nine, and since recently eleven metropolitan districts, namely Balçova, Bayraklı, Bornova, Buca, Çiğli, Gaziemir, Güzelbahçe, Karabağlar, Karşıyaka, Konak and Narlıdere. Almost each of these settlements are former district centers or neighborhoods which stood on their own and with their own distinct features and temperament. According to the Turkish Statistical Institute, as of 2011 the city of Izmir had a population of 2,783,866 and its metropolitan municipality 3,366,947


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Air The Adnan Menderes International Airport is well served with connections to Turkish and international destinations. The city-to-airport shuttle buses are operated by the private company Havaş which run on two lines; the first connecting Karşıyaka (in the city’s northern part) and the second connecting Alsancak (in the south) with the airport. Trains remain a comparatively slow alternative, while the metro line that will reach the airport is under construction. The taxis are not cheap and can cost up to fifty U.S. dollars to the school. A body known as UKOME gives strategic direction to the Metro, the ESHOT bus division, ferry operations, utilities and road developments. İzmir has an integrated pre-pay ticket, the Kentkart (Citycard). The card is valid on metro (subway), buses, ferries and certain other municipal facilities. The Kentkart allows use of multiple forms of transport within a 90 minute window for the price of a single fare.


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Bus All major districts are covered by a dense municipal bus network under the name ESHOT. These scheduled services are supplemented by the privately-owned minibus or dolmus services. Urban ferry services 24 ferries shuttle between 8 quays (clockwise Bostanlı, Karşıyaka, Bayraklı, Alsancak, Pasaport, Konak, Göztepe and Üçkuyular). Special lines to points further out in the gulf are also put in service during summer, transporting excursion or holiday makers. These services are surprisingly cheap and it is not unusual to see natives or visitors taking a ferry ride simply as a pastime. İzmir Metro İzmir has a subway network that is constantly being extended with new stations being put in service. The network “İzmir Metrosu”, consisting of one line, starts from the Üçyol station in Hatay and to end in Bornova. İZBAN İZBAN commuter train heading towards Adnan Menderes International Airport. İZBAN operates a 80 km (50 mi) long system, with 31 stations, consisting of two lines: the Southern Line and the Northern Line.


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The Adnan Menderes International Airport is well served with connections to Turkish and international destinations. The city-to-airport shuttle buses are operated by the private company Havaş which run on two lines; the first connecting Karşıyaka (in the city’s northern part) and the second connecting Alsancak (in the south) with the airport. Trains remain a comparatively slow alternative, while the metro line that will reach the airport is under construction. The taxis are not cheap and can cost up to fifty U.S. dollars to the school. A body known as UKOME gives strategic direction to the Metro, the ESHOT bus division, ferry operations, utilities and road developments. İzmir has an integrated pre-pay ticket, the Kentkart (Citycard). The card is valid on metro (subway), buses, ferries and certain other municipal facilities. The Kentkart allows use of multiple forms of transport within a 90 minute window for the price of a single fare. For detailed information; www.eshot.gov.tr/


IZMIR discovery

BUS NUMBERS 169 - BALCOVA / HAKAPINAR METRO 269 - BALCOVA / HALKAPINAR (EXP) 369 - BALCOVA / KONAK 480 - UCKUYUAR / INCIRALTI 607 - AYAKKABICILAR / BALCOVA 969 - F. ALTAY TRANSFER / BALCOVA


WHAT IS AROUND There are so many Supermarkets and Bazaars in Balcova. If you go to down from the way of IUE you can see alternativs. In these bazaar you can find clothes shop, present shops, elecronic shops, tobacco,restaurants, touse beauty shoping center, beauty services, fun centers. If you like, you can go there with taxi with maximum U.S. Dollars 4 for each of them There are big bazaars in Balcova; Kipa Palmiye Ege Park Agora KoรงtaลŸ Media Markt Darty


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FINDING

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If you no not want to stay at dormitory, you can rest a flat or apartment. Land agents supply house stuffes for you. Ther are some safe land agents in Balcova; Kolej Emlak - +90 232 2595361 Dora Emlak - +90 232 277 33 37 Ulusal Emlak - +90 232 2599259 If you would like to research on internet, ther are most useful websites in Turkey; www.emlak.net www.hurriyetemlak.com www.milliyetemlak.com www.sahibinden.com eee.emlakjet.com


REATAURANTS balcova

KOFTECI

RAMIZ ADRESS MITHATPASA STREET | NO. 1462 KIPA BALCOVA 0232 277 72 75 OPENING HOURS 10:00 - 22:00 SPECIALTY KAZANDIBI


REATAURANTS alsancak

LOBBY

LOUNGE ADRESS GAZIOSMANPASA BOULV. | NO.1 ALSANCAK 0232 414 52 30 OPENING HOURS 17:30 - 00:00 SPECIALTY TEA TIME


REATAURANTS bostanl覺

PAPRICA ADRESS CENGIZ TOPEL STREET | NO. 30/1 BOSTANLI 0232 330 00 87 OPENING HOURS 10:00 - 00:00 SPECIALTY STEAK AU GRATIN


REATAURANTS bornova

MIRACLE ADRESS ZAFER STREET | NO. 42/A BORNOVA 0232 342 49 42 OPENING HOURS 07:30 - 21:00 SPECIALTY BELGIAN FRIES


REATAURANTS guzelyali

ASANSOR

RESTAURANT ADRESS SEHIT NIHAT STREET | NO. 76/A GUZELYALI 0232 293 47 77 OPENING HOURS 09:00 - 00:00 SPECIALTY BEEF BOURGUIGNON


BARS balcova

ESREF SAATI ADRESS VALI HUSEYIN STREET | NO. 37/B BALCOVA 0232 277 74 97 OPENING HOURS 12:00 - 01:00 SPECIALTY RAKI TABLE


BARS alsancak

SOHO PLUS ADRESS 1471 STREET. | NO. 11 ALSANCAK 0232 422 60 39 OPENING HOURS 23:30 - 04:00 SPECIALTY COCTAIL SELECTIONS


BARS bostanl覺

TABULA

RASA

ADRESS CEMAL GURSEL STREET | NO. 472/1 BOSTANLI 0232 330 02 42 OPENING HOURS 10:00 - 01:00 SPECIALTY FLY LAMBORGHINI


BARS bornova

OOZE

VENUE ADRESS KAZIM KARABEKIR STREEET | NO. 46 BORNOVA 0232 388 30 35 OPENING HOURS 21:00 - 04:00 SPECIALTY SPECIAL SHOTS


BARS guzelyali

IKINCI

ADRESIM ADRESS MITHATPASA STREET | NO. 174/B GUZELYALI 0232 330 00 13 OPENING HOURS 11:30 - 01:00 SPECIALTY FISH COOKED IN SALT


consular agency The Consular Agency will be open on Mondays and Tuesdays by appointments only for routine services such as passport applications and notarials. Passport applicants will be forwarded to Ankara for final processing so passport applicants should allow 15-25 days for processing. For appointments please call (232) 4648755 between 09:30-11:30 a.m. Mondays and Tuesdays. The Agency is closed to the public on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday as well as on American and Turkish public holidays. The fax number is (232) 464-8916 and the e-mail address is Izmir@state.gov . If you have an emergency during the Agency’s off days you can reach consular officials by calling the Embassy switchboard at 312-455-5555.


ımportant contacts Financial Economics Assoc.Prof.Dr.Ayla BİNATLI ayla.ogus@ieu.edu.tr European Studies Prof.Dr. Filiz BAŞKAN filiz.baskan@ieu.edu.tr Design Studies Prof.Dr.Gülsüm BAYDAR gulsum.baydar@ieu.edu.tr Financial Mathematics İsmihan BAYRAMOĞLU ismihan.bayramoglu@ieu.edu.tr Architecture Prof.Dr.Gülsüm BAYDAR gulsum.baydar@ieu.edu.tr Information Technologies Asst.Prof.Dr.S.Mehmet ÜNLÜTÜRK suleyman.unluturk@ieu.edu.tr Intelligent Engineering Systems Prof.Dr. E.Turhan TUNALI turhan.tunali@ieu.edu.tr Culinary Arts and Management Asst.Prof.Dr.Nilgün GÜRKAYNAK nilgun.gurkaynak@ieu.edu.tr All departments Asst. Prof. Dr.Arıkan Tarık SAYGILI arikan.saygili@ieu.edu.tr


SakaryaStreet No:156 35330 Balcova / İZMİR TURKEY +90 232 279 25 25


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