Izmir University of Economics campus is located in İzmir Balçova district, Teleferik locality. Since the campus is close to the city centre, transportation is easily accessible. The following public busses have routes that run in front of the main entrance to the campus:
169 Konak (in front of the Metro),
969 Balçova (from Fahrettin Altay Transfer Centre and F.Altay Metro exit,
Also, students taking the ferry from Karşıyaka Bostanlı port to arrive at İnciraltı port can take the ring bus line 480 and reach school that way.
It is also possible to reach more destinations via Transfer Centres.
ING BANK, AKBANK, Vakıf Bank, Deniz Bank, and Türkiye İş Bankası ATM machines are available on campus to provide 24-hour service. Also, the branches of many banks are in close proximity of the campus.
Students can communicate via internet or telephone at any hour of the day on campus.
There are sports fields at our university for students such as football, basketball fields. Besides, there are student clubs in various sports like volleyball, basketball, sailing, table tennis, underwater, mountaineering and trekking, Far East sports and motor sports.
The university has:
1 basketball field,
Indoors basketball/volleyball courts for common usage,
2 indoors dance/ yoga/Pilates rooms.
There is a student dormitory building which can accommodate 480 people on campus. Each of the double occupancy rooms includes the following amenities:
Hot water round the clock,
Daily cleaning service,
Dormitory students also benefit from the below services:
Being only 1 km away from movie theatres, shopping centres, entertainment and health centres, the dormitory provides additional benefits to the students.
Disability Support Centre
This centre is established to support İzmir University of Economics students with special needs during their education on campus and to allow them to continue their academic studies with similar conditions that are provided for other students. Students who are physically handicapped, hearing impaired, visually handicapped and students with hyperactivity disorder, dyslexia, epilepsy and diabetes can benefit from this centre. Students who have a disability that may hinder their academic or social life at İzmir University of Economics can refer to Student and Corporate Activities Directorate, Disability Support Centre.
İzmir University of Economics has a doctor and a nurse on call to provide medical services. In addition to this, a specialized psychologist provides counselling and psychological services to enhance mental and social development of our students.
An “Advisor”, among the respective lecturers, is appointed by the University for students who begin first grade.
Academic advisors provide academic guidance for students on course selections and academic matters.
Also, during the period that the students make their university preferences, preference guidance service is provided by the University via guidance counsellors off campus due to huge demand.
Career Guidance Centre
Among the duties of the Career Guidance Centre is to create a career consciousness among students by introducing them to the business life and to provide them with the opportunity to plan their future during their education.
The University organizes "Career Days" each year during spring semester. Career Days help the students to get to know the business life. It creates a direct communication opportunity between the institutions in either private sector or public sector and the students. The participating institutions also have the chance to meet potential employees on the spot.
Thanks to the Career Days, the students know the institutions themselves and they are able to decide in which sector, institution, or profession they will use their theoretical knowledge given in the courses. Besides, the speakers, in the Personal Development Seminars, share their experiences in business life with the students and enable them to know the business life better. Also, the Human Resources Managers from various sectors explain the recruitment process and provide pretend job interviews for the students in order for them to be successful in the first and most exciting step of the recruitment process.
All the students in undergraduate programs of the University have to complete their internship in the given periods. Announcements of the institutions requesting interns from our University are also shared with the students.
İzmir University of Economics Alumni Association was established on October 11, 2004 and is run by in accordance with the Associations Law. The Association has an office at the İzmir University of Economics campus. The number of members increases as the students graduate from IUE.
The Association organizes various social, cultural, sports, artistic, professional and scientific activities to provide the continuation of the relation between The University and the alumni. It aims to help alumni with planning their careers and contribute to their lives after graduation.
The graduates can register to the Association via http://www.ieumezunder.org/ address on the web page for Alumni Association
The main duty of Embryonix, established within the University, is to provide our students to gain business experiences during their school life, and to provide the new graduates the opportunity to put their ideas/projects into practice.
Many different clubs are available at the university in order to contribute to the social development of the students. These clubs continue their activities intensively.
Dining and Shopping Facilities
Along with the shopping malls such as Agora, Kipa, Migros, Özdilek, Palmiye and Tansaş, that are in close proximity to the campus, our campus is only 1-3 km away from İnciraltı Youth Centre, where there are movie theatres, theatres, sports fields, restaurants and cafes located. Both Agora and Balçova Kipa runs student shuttles in fall, winter, and spring semesters.
There are also cafes and restaurants on campus run by Firuz Catering as well as Starbucks, Sir Winston Tea, Offiser stationary shop, Bio-Derm Beauty Centre, and a market run by Bio-Derm.
Office of International Affairs
“The Office of International Affairs works to develop the collaborations between international institutions and organizations and the University; increase the number of foreign national students at the University in order to create an international education and training environment with the intention of meeting the goals of İzmir University of Economics on becoming a “World University”. The Office carries out its activities in order to implement the goals regarding “Internationalization”, one of the most significant goals of IUE stated in the Strategic Plan. The Office works to increase the international participation in the courses and programs offered by IUE; develop student exchange between IUE and universities abroad; coordinate the admissions of international students, and increase the number of international academic and professional organizations.”