Where is Bilecik Şeyh Edebali University?
Bilecik is 312 km away from Ankara, 80 km away from Eskişehir, 110 km away from Kütahya, 417 km away from İzmir and 250 away from İstanbul. Bilecik is an Anatolian city which is located in the South East of Marmara, at the junction of Marmara, Black Sea, Central Anatolia and Aegean regions. When the Ankara-Bilecik-İstanbul and Bursa-Bilecik high-speed train which is under construction and the ongoing Bilecik – Yenişehir highway have been completed, Bilecik will become a centre of attraction. Bilecik which is peaceful, quiet and intertwined with nature is a high quality city with low crime rates and moderate climatic conditions and is far from the chaos and disorder of crowded cities.
About Bilecik Şeyh Edebali University
Our university which was founded in 2007 has started its studies with Institute of Social Sciences, Institute of Natural Sciences, Faculty of Science and Letters, Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences, Bozüyük, Gölpazarı, Osmaneli, Pazaryeri, Söğüt and Central Vocational Schools. By 2013 – 2014 academic year, Vocational School of Health Services, School of Health, Faculty of Agriculture Sciences and Technologies and Faculty of Fine Arts and Design have started enrolling students. Our demand to establish Faculty of Islamic Sciences and School of Applied Sciences was approved and after assigning sufficient number of academic staff enrolment of new students for 2014 – 2015 academic year is planned. Today, we have 12,390 students who receive their education in 126 active and 40 passive programme of our institutes, faculties, schools and vocational schools.
Our university attaches great importance to social and cultural activities besides education activities and scientific studies. Within this scope, scientific meetings such as conference, seminar, panel discussion and symposium and cultural activities such as demonstration, exhibition, theatre and concert are being conducted.
There are 34 student clubs in our university founded by students. Student clubs perform music concerts and poem performances and hold conferences and panel discussions and organize tournaments regularly. You can easily express yourself in the activities of the club that you wish to join!
Various sport activities are organised in our university. You can make use of the indoor sports hall, tennis courts, squash court, open basketball and volleyball courts, astro-turf, football field, lawn bowl field, and climbing wall. You can get courses of tennis, basketball, football, folk dances and Turkish music from the experts.
Our university has a central library of 42,500 books. E-library databases provided by TÜBİTAK – EKUAL are open for beneficiaries. We also have a conference hall of two hundred capacities.