At Bilecik Şeyh Edebali University, great importance is attached to social and cultural activities as well as education and scientific studies. In this context, scientific meetings such as conferences, seminars, panels, symposiums are organised and many other cultural events such as performances, exhibitions, theatre, concerts are held.
Various sports activities are held at our university. Our university campus has an indoor sports hall, a tennis court, an indoor football court with artificial turf, a basketball, volleyball, a squash court, a climbing wall, natural walking trails and picnic areas.
Tennis, basketball, football, folk dances and Turkish music trainings are offered for the students by the people who are expert in their field.
We have a central library with a collection of 42,500 books provided from public and private institutions. The databases provided by TUBITAK - EKUAL via e-library system are open to the user service. We also have a conference hall for 200 people.
There are 59 student clubs established by students at our university. Music and poetry performances are regularly presented and conferences, panels and tournaments are routinely organised by student clubs. Students have opportunity to express themselves with the activities they prepare in their clubs.
Part Time Work and Food Scholarship opportunities are offered.
Location and Transportation:
Our campus is located on Bilecik-Istanbul highway; 6 kilometres away from the city centre. Continuous transportation is provided from campus to the city centre. In addition, Bilecik's proximity to other cities and frequent train-bus facilities also provide convenience for students who prefer our university. As of June 1, 2015, daily high-speed train services are available on weekdays for Ankara, Istanbul, Eskişehir and Konya. By high-speed train (YHT), the route from Bilecik takes 2 hours 6 minutes to Ankara, 1 hour 57 minutes to Istanbul, 45 minutes to Eskişehir and 2 hours and 20 minutes to Konya. Distance of Bilecik to some other cities: 70 km to Eskişehir, 100 km to Kütahya, 80 km to Bursa, 100 km to Sakarya, 300 km to Ankara and 225 km to Istanbul.
For our students, General Directorate of Higher Education Credit and Hostels Institution (KYK) has dormitories, such as Bilecik Halime Hatun Student Dormitory (Females only) with a capacity of 738 beds, Şeyh Edebali Student Dormitory (Males only) with a capacity of 324 beds, Ertuğrulgazi Student Dormitory (Males only) with a capacity of 556 beds.
In the city centre, there are also private dormitories and residences for students.