Meals and Medical Services


IUE has a main cafeteria and a restaurant serving a large variety of choices, ranging from traditional Turkish dishes to fast food meals. The students need to buy tickets to use the university restaurant and cafeteria. Alternatively, they can also use the other cafes located in or around campus serving different tastes.  As an option, there is a café in the student dormitory.

Medical and Counselling Services

IUE has a doctor and a nurse at the service of students.  Furthermore, counseling and psychological help is offered to provide mental, psychological and social development of our students.  The second largest hospital of İzmir, Dokuz Eylül University Hospital is five minutes driving distance from the university.

Main health service centers in İzmir and their telephone numbers are as follows:

Alsancak State Hospital +90 232 463 64 65
Atakalp Hospital +90 232 483 14 14
Dokuz Eylül University Hospital +90 232 259 59 59
Ege University Hospital +90 232 444 13 43
Hand & Microsurgery Hospital +90 232 441 01 21
Karşıyaka State Hospital +90 232 366 88 88

In addition, psychological consultancy and support for students are provided by Student Development and Counselling Center (SDCC). Our clinical psychiatrist working within the body of this center makes interviews with students in weekdays from 08.30 to 18.00. the interviews are executed by weekly sessions and based on a particular system. All the interviews are made in the framework of ethical principles and stick to secrecy principle. Applying to SDCC and working in here is on volunteer basis.

Smoking Policy

Smoking is forbidden on campus including dormitory. Campus has seperated places all around, in order to smoke.