What is ESN?

What is ESN?

Erasmus Student Network (ESN) is one of the biggest interdisciplinary student associations in Europe. It was born on the 16th October 1989 and legally registered in 1990 for supporting and developing student exchange. Currently ESN, from all over the Europe offering services to 150.000 students, with an average annual growth rate of 12,3% since 1990. on the other hand ESN is operating on three levels, Local, National and International.

What is ESN Turkey?

ESN Turkey is the legal branch of Erasmus Student Network in Turkey, which is located in Brussels, Belgium. The organization is incorporated in İstanbul, Turkey.  The aim of ESN Turkey is to work voluntarily for local or international students who study abroad and offer them an multicultural atmosphere. ESN Turkey is religiously and politically uncommitted. ESN Turkey and its members obey the laws and regulations of the Republic of Turkey. All projects and activities related with ESN Turkey are non-profit and confirmed as events of a student organization. ESN  Turkey helps in academic,social and practical integration process to current exchange students . This is mainly done through activities which include cultural and social events such as trips, language and social projects and last but not least, parties.

What is ESN IUE?

Erasmus Student Network, İzmir University of Economics, hereafter referred as ESN IUE is the newest section of ESN in İzmir, Turkey. ESN IUE was established in August 2014 and became section in May 2015 in the National Platform that was held in İzmir in 2015. The main purpose of ESN IUE is to help both incoming and outgoing exchange students. ESN IUE aims to help exchange students in a variety of areas such as accommodation, adaptation to university and city life etc. ESN IUE also organizes events and social Erasmus projects in order to help people in need. ESN IUE is a non-profit organization acting according to the laws and regulations.

Who are we?

ESN IUE is as section that established with the support of Office of International Affairs in İzmir University of Economics. As an non-profit organization ESN IUE is executed by the students that voluntarly joined. ESN IUE board have six members.

President: Umur Pamuk

Vice President: Ecenur Alpaslan

Local Representative: Yunus Akşen

Tresuarer: Burak Bieln

Webmaster: Gökberk Nur

Public Relations: Ece Metiner

Including to the board there are also ESNers that are responsible from different working areas. Such as:

Social Erasmus: Şiyar Çelebi

ExchangeAbility: Koray Bala

ESN Card Manager: Burak Sönmez

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