Kategori: Student Life

Medical Facilities

In  health centers situated on our Sutluce and Kucukyali campuses, there is an emergency room, polyclinic, Psychological and medical consultations, medical dressing, treatment, examination and laboratory services are available to our students and staff free of charge. A full-time doctor, nurses, and two specialist psychologists are employed at our health centers. Health services are available […]

The Library and Electronic Resources

The Library and Electronic Resources Our two libraries situated on Sütlüce and Küçükyalı campuses. Our libraries comprise in excess of 55,000 books and 140,000 additional e-books, 19,000 e-journal,  an extensive collection of non-book materials including  CD-ROMs, video and audio cassettes, and access to more than 25  different national and international databases.

Cost of Living

Cost of Living in Istanbul The cost of living in Istanbul is lower than many other European cities. However, Istanbul has a high cost of living relative to the rest of Turkey. Students should be aware of that there are many social activities to spend money comparing to the other cities in Turkey. Experiences also show […]

Student Associations

Student Clubs Istanbul Commerce University offers important opportunities for students to participate in free-time activities. At Istanbul Commerce University, various social, cultural, artistic and intellectual activities and events are organized through student clubs. We have 55 student clubs in total, including for theater, classical Islamic arts, music and dance, Young Volunteers Social Solidarity for social […]

Sports Facilities

Istanbul Commerce University offers the current sports facilities to enable students and the personnel to perform activities to improve their physical and mental development for a healthy life. Besides this, Istanbul Commerce University supports sports teams by employing professional coaches and trainers in order to produce outstanding performance in trainings and contests. ICU encourages sportsmen […]

Practical Information for International Students

Istanbul Life Climate The climate of Istanbul falls into the category of ‘temperate’, which means that the seasons rather merge into each other, and temperature changes are quite subtle. Summer weather in Istanbul is both hot and rather humid, while the winters are considerably cooler and rather wet at times. Language The official language in […]

Learning Facilities

The Library and Electronic Resources Our two libraries situated on Sütlüce and Küçükyalı campuses are information centers open for students, instructors and graduate students of other educational institutions and academics use by Istanbul Commerce University. Our libraries comprise in excess of 55,000 books and 140,000 additional e-books, an extensive collection of non-book materials including CD-ROMs, […]

Facilities for Special Needs Students

Istanbul Commerce University offers support and appropriate facilities for special needs students to make it possible for them to continue their studies at the university. ICU is well-suited to special needs students. There are lifts in all campuses, wheelchair access at the turnstile entrances, wheelchair-access toilets in the classroom areas, the library, the sports centre, […]


Istanbul Commerce university students generally stay around campuses which are best location for students in terms of social activities, easy transportation access. Students prefer to stay many  accommodation options  in terms of student hostels, flat share apartments and dormitories . To find housing in a different country may be difficult while you are in your home country. […]