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.

Top 3 reasons to study here

  • English medium of instruction for all courses.
  • High quality education in undergraduate and graduate levels.
  • Qualified International Academic Staff.



Izmir University of Economics (IUE) was established in 2001 by “Izmir Chamber of Commerce Education and Health Foundation”.


IUE is the first foundation university of the Aegean region offering degree programs in associate, undergraduate, master’s , and doctorate levels.


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.

PhD Programmes

Social Sciences (3)
Business & Management (2)
Computer Science & IT (2)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (2)
Arts, Design & Architecture (1)
Engineering & Technology (1)


Housing services

IUE has an on-campus dormitory with a 480-room capacity. International students can stay in the dormitory by paying the accommodation fee. The dormitory offers a very comfortable, secure, enjoyable, and hygenic environment to our students to make their student life much more easier during their study.

The Dormitory of IUE accommodates 480 students, the first 4 floors of the building are allocated for female students and the other 4 floors are allocated for male students. All the doors are operated by a personal card system. Common areas are under constant surveillance.

Library services

The library consists of printed and electronic information resources. 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.

ICT services

IUE owns a computer based library and a documentation center. There is campus-wide internet Access including the library, classrooms, cafeteria, restaurant, and dormitory.

Medical services

The students staying in the dormitory can benefit from the Medical Office of the University in the daytime, and the general hospital or other policlinics nearby at night. In addition, there is Dokuz Eylül University Hospital in 3 minutes distance.

Student Life

Campus life

Around the campus, there is 3M Migros, Özdilek, Kipa hypermarkets, and Agora, Palmiye shopping and cinema centers. For sports, there is a basketball field and a synthetic pitch at the campus and there are swimming pools, fitness centers and tennis courts of the hotels that are very close to the university.

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. Football, basketball, and volleyball fields are available on campus.

Student life is enriched by various activities such as student conferences, career days, spring fest, and other organizations.

Student clubs

The student clubs, increasing each year in our university, not only contribute to the development of our university with their social activities and important organizations, they also protect the prestige and mission.

Because of this reason, Student and Corporate Activities Directorate see it as their own responsibility to help and support the activities of the students financially and morally.

The IUE Student Clubs, which get a lot of press, accentuate social and active face of our university as well as high quality education. They display the social aspect of our university in a best way.


  • ACCA
  • EUA Institutional Evaluation Program
  • ECTS&DS Labels

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