Izmir Institute of Technology

Izmir, Turkey
?zmir Institute of Technology is a pioneering university aiming to find viable solutions to Turkey’s problems with the power of knowledge that it is molded with. IZTECH has ranked the 4th among Turkish state universities in the last three years in the Index for Entrepreneurship and Innovation as a university with a research and development ecosystem, and our primary aim here is to educate good researchers, who will contribute to the development of our country. 

About

History

Izmir Institute of Technology is one of the state universities in Turkey and one that was established in 1992 with a view to offering a high level of education and carrying out research in technological fields.

Education

  • 11 undergraduate programmes
  • 22 master programmes
  • 15 doctoral programmes

Research

IZTECH has established a large number of central research laboratories and thematic advanced research centers for the purpose of providing ongoing support to research and helping to solve the problems of universities and industrial establishments.

Master's Programmes

Services

Student services

Clubs and Societies of IZTECH

  • Sports Groups
  • IZTECH SAT
  • Mountaineering and Nature Club
  • Cycling Club
  • Aviation Club
  • Community Volunteers
  • Capoeira Club
  • Environmental Society
  • Design Society
  • IEEE
  • Programming Club
  • IAESTE
  • Turkish Folklore
  • International/World Dances
  • Modern Dances
  • Sailing Club
  • Folk Songs Club
  • Friends of Animals
  • Theatre Club
  • Go Club
  • Cinema Club
  • Literature Club
  • Chess Club
  • Opinion Society
  • Ataturkist Thought Club
  • Enterprise Club
  • Science and Fantastic Fiction
  • Musical Society
  • Radio Society
  • AEGEE
  • Ceramics Club
  • Photography Club
  • Contemporary Life Society
  • Fashion Jewellery and Design
  • Birdwatching Club

Housing services

Campus Life

  • Health Services
  • Sport Facilities
  • Social Activities
  • Food Services

Library services

Izmir Institute of Technology Library, which has a dynamic nature and is a pioneer of change, aims to support education, instruction and research programmes and to meet the needs of academics, students and other staff for every kind of information and document from the most reliable sources.

With its strong infrastructure, the library, closely following technology, provides its users with the chance to carry out all their operations electronically anywhere with an internet connection.

ICT services

IZTECH Library offers to access library catalogue via SirsiDynix Symphony Integrated Library System. With the Symphony system, the library can benefit from intuitive, robust technology with all the bells and whistles, a rich patron interface, and a fully adaptable, expandable and customizable platform. SirsiDynix’s premium discovery tools updated with eResource Central integration  and EBSCO Discovery Service (EDS) integration.  

Medical services

Physical health and psychological counseling services are provided on the campus. Health section operates with comprehensive services including two physicians, two dentists, three nurses, one laboratory specialist and one psychologist.

Student Life

Campus life

It is an undeniable fact that being a graduate of IZTECH, a university blended with proficient and experienced academic staff and active student societies, will always be a plus in your career pursuit. As an academic and a Rector, I strongly advise you to engage in intellectual activities while continuing your theorethical professional education. IZTECH offers a colourful campus life with its unique location by the sea and its sports facilities. Benefitting from all these privileges will be certainly worth the effort you make for your studies. 

Sports facilities

The Institute aims to contribute to the physical and mental health of its students and staff by giving them a chance to spend quality time with its indoor and outdoor sports facilities. The gym, with a capacity of 2000 spectators, includes a fitness room, a dance studio and body-cardio-power development systems.

Student clubs

In the light of Atatürk’s principles and revolutions, Student Council at IZTECH, is sensitive to its environment and society and it aims not only to address the current problems but to have a say and take the initiative in the process of solving these problems, as well. In addition, the council mainly functions to:

  • Take an active part in all decision-making bodies about  issues concerning students,
  • Support decisions in favour of students,
  • Contribute to students’ scientific, cultural, social, sporting and mainly educational, activities,
  • Strive to do its best to represent the IZTECH students both within and outside the University.