Passed 46 criteria, received international accreditation
Izmir University of Economics (IUE) Faculty of Engineering successfully passed the internationally validated 46 criteria assessment conducted by the Association for Evaluation and Accreditation of Engineering Programs (MUDEK). At the end of the meticulous examination in many areas including the subjects covered in the curriculum and the physical facilities provided by the university; Computer Engineering, Electrical-Electronics Engineering, Industrial Engineering and Software Engineering departments qualified to be accredited for two years.
Exemplary cooperation from IUE and PwC to support education
Izmir University of Economics (IUE) Faculty of Business cooperated with PwC, one of the world's leading auditing and consultancy firms, in order to improve students' internship opportunities and allow them to take courses from international names. The agreement made with PwC firm will provide priority internship and job opportunities to the students of IUE Department of Accounting and Auditing.
From Izmir to the Silicon Valley
Yağız Şenoğlu, student at Graphics Design Program, Izmir University of Economics (IUE), started to work at Leo AR, a company operating in the field of "augmented reality" in Silicon Valley in the USA, which is known as the technology center of the world. Şenoğlu, who has attracted the attention of the world-famous company with his graphic design works so far, achieved great success by getting into business life before he even graduated.
“Difficult and long working conditions can create burnout”
The second session of the webinar series, co-organized by Department of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, Izmir University of Economics (IUE) and Turkish Surgical and Operating Room Nurses Association, took place with the participation of Asst. Prof. Deniz Ceylan Tufan Özalp, Lecturer at IUE Faculty of Medicine. The event, which was held within the scope of seminars on the experiences and problems of the nurses involved in the pandemic period, was carried out on the blackboard collaborate infrastructure of Izmir University of Economics. 258 participants took part in the seminar titled “You Have A Word in the Pandemic Period: What We Learn, Your Experiences”.
Founded with 500 thousand liras, reached 42 million worth
Onur Güzey, graduate of Department of Business Administration, Izmir University of Economics (IUE), established Turkey's first Banking Regulation and Supervision Agency (BDDK) approved finance portal and helped firms to find the source of about 50 million in a short time. The www.hamilinden.com, which enables SMEs, in addition to major companies, to meet their financial needs in the most accurate way, has reached 40 thousand users with its accounting integrations in the last year.
American universities welcome Aydolun with open arms
Aydolun Petenkaya, who completed Izmir University of Economics (IUE) Department of Genetics and Bioengineering as a top student with a full scholarship and conducted many research studies during her education, entered the radar of universities in America. Receiving a PhD scholarship offer from 3 different universities, Petenkaya used her preference for the world-famous University of Illinois in Chicago, USA.
Dreams of IUE students don’t get “interrupted”
The young people, who will have a say in the future of Turkey and the world, shape their academic lives with Izmir University of Economics (IUE) "uninterrupted scholarship" opportunity. Students of Izmir University of Economics attend double major, minor, and Erasmus programs without worrying their scholarship will be terminated. Students receive undergraduate education in a different area without fear that their education will be interrupted, and they can register for Erasmus programs freely.
TUBITAK Research Project Preparation Training in Social Sciences
Izmir University of Economics (IUE) Faculty of Business and IUE Project Development and Technology Transfer Office co-organized the “TUBITAK Research Project Preparation Training in Social Sciences” for scientists. The event, coordinated by Prof. Şükrü Özen, Lecturer at IUE Faculty of Business, was supported by TUBITAK’s Directorate of Science Fellowships and Grant Programs (BIDEB) 2237-B Project Training Support Program.
Kayra’s ‘World Cup’ assignment
Suna Kayra Paköz, a graduate of Izmir University of Economics (IUE) Department of Visual Communication Design, was included in the design team of the World Cup, which will be hosted by Qatar in 2022. Being invited to the country by the “Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy”, which is affiliated with the state of Qatar, Paköz will prepare special designs for the giant organization, which will be the scene of great enthusiasm and excitement.
“A” quality university
Izmir University of Economics (IUE) qualified for “A” title in the satisfaction survey conducted among 39 thousand 386 students studying at 192 universities across the nation. In the study conducted by the Turkish University Assessment & Research Laboratory (UNIAR), IUE ranked 10th among foundation universities and ranked 19th among state universities across Turkey.