The International Relations Office (IRO) fosters international partnerships for transformative global opportunities and programmes. As part of IBU commitment to global education, IRO offers the Student Exchange Programme Erasmus+ under the supervision of the European Commission. Erasmus+ offers a remarkable experience to education and other global opportunities such as international student and staff mobility, supper exchange programmes and internships as well as the chance for global cooperation and projects with international partners.

Erasmus+ Exchange Program

Erasmus+ is the EU Programme in the fields of education, training, youth and sport for the period 2014-2020. Education, training, youth and sport can make a major contribution to help tackle socio-economic changes, the key challenges that Europe will be facing until the end of the decade and to support the implementation of the European policy agenda for growth, jobs, equity and social inclusion.

Mevlana Exchange Program

Mevlana Exchange Programme is a programme which aims the exchange of students and academic staff between the Turkish higher education institutions and higher education institutions of other countries. With the regulation published on August 23, 2011, students and academic staff exchange between Turkish higher education institutions and higher education institutions of other countries has been possible.

Bilateral Agreements

International Balkan University (IBU) has signed more than 30 cooperatıon agreements in the framework of Erasmus+ and Mevlana Exchange Programs, creating outstandıng opportunities for its students to experınce international education in various universities in Turkey or Europe.