School of Foreign Languages

Welcome to the School of Foreign Languages!

Donald Staub

Dear Students,
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We are very proud to announce that IUE SFL Prep Program is the first in Turkey to receive 5-year accreditation status from DEDAK -  The Association for Language Education, Evaluation, and Accreditation.

The Izmir University of Economics English Preparatory Program is accredited by DEDAK- The Association for Language Education, Evaluation and Accreditation for the period November 2022 through November 2027 and agrees to maintain DEDAK Accreditation Standards throughout the period indicated. DEDAK is recognized by the Higher Education Quality Council (YÖKAK) as a national accrediting agency for English language programs and institutions in Turkey. For further information about this accreditation, please contact,

This has been - and continues to be - a team effort. Without the dedication and effort of our committed teachers and staff, we would not have achieved this prestigious milestone.

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İzmir University of Economics School of Foreign Languages was awarded the 2022 Accessibility in Education Award (Green Flag) and the Spatial Accessibility Award (Orange Flag) within the scope of the Barrier-Free University Flag Awards organized by the Higher Education Council (YÖK).




The School of Foreign Languages at Izmir University of Economics has taken another pioneering step by launching a project to help our valuable students start their careers one step ahead. We are pleased to announce that we have become a TOEIC test center.

The TOEIC Business English test is used by approximately 14,000 businesses, organizations, and government institutions in 160 countries to assess English language skills needed in the workplace and daily life, establishing a global standard for evaluation.

Seven out of the top-10 companies listed in the Fortune Global 500® and leading brands in Turkey use TOEIC® Business English test results in their hiring and promotion processes.

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