Aydın is located in the Aegean Region. One of the most developed provinces in terms of tourism and agriculture. Although the main city doesn't have shores to the Aegean Sea, a lot of provinces has beautiful places to see. Aydın has a large number of historical monuments. Herodotus related Aydın province "Our earth's six most beautiful sky and the best climate to where we know," he said. Aydın is influenced by the Mediterranean climate. The rainiest season is winter. Summer rainfall is little or no during the season. Snowfall appears rare.
There are lots of places to be in around Aydın, Such as İzmir, Manisa, Denizli, and Muğla. If you are a person who likes to travel a lot we suggest you come and enjoy the ability to reach everywhere with no ease. Natural beauty, climate, historical features are all in one in our small city. Aydın has over ten of ancient cities. Provinces of Aydın, especially Kuşadası and Didim, have a lot to offer you... You can visit the Ephesus Ancient City, located in Selçuk/İzmir. Then there is Şirince next to Ephesus. It's a cute little village that is famous with its wine (all kinds of fruits flavored) and when you go there, you can also visit Meryem Ana Church. You can also go to Kuşadası and it is 90 minutes away from the school. Kuşadası is one of the most famous holiday resorts in Turkey.
Adnan Menderes University, located on a hill. Aydın is a state university founded in 1992. Our university today continues to offer education in 17 different towns . Such as Kuşadası, Söke, Didim and is Davutlar. But Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of Education, Faculty of Science and Aydın Vocational School is located in the central city. At the same time, Adnan Menderes University Faculty of Veterinary Campus, Faculty of Cakmur Campus is located in the center. It is very easy to access the university by public bus services in approximately every 7 minutes down the hill. If you prefer, you can also walk down to the hill.
Total Administrative Employees: 1710
Total Number of Academic Staff:1717
Total Number of Students: 4764
Our hospital beds: 485 beds in service, 102 intensive care bed, including a total of 587 registered beds. Our hospital has 14 operating rooms. Our operating theaters are able to broadcast the conference room with the camera.For the education of our students, it is very important. Our hospital offers services consisting of a staff of 325 nurses and 818 staff.
Our faculty has a new building. Our labs have a lot of new accoureted equipment. Teachers in our university hospital run several research projects about important disease like cancer.
Investigation of the Oncogenic Potential of Protein Phosphatase PPM1D/Wip1 in Human Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma.
We will be providing you with a lunch. You can get your lunch from the hospital cafeteria with your card (we will also provide you with the card) For other meals you can eat in the shopping mall of the campus, which is only 50 meters away from the hospital. For outside of the campus, you can ask your CP and host for further information. They will be more than happy to help you about Turkish food :)
You will be staying in a student's apartment. The host is not decided right now, we have a pool of hosts. A host will be assigned to you when you arrive. We will inform you about transportation from the hospital to the host. You can easily go to the hospital by city bus. Also, the host is going to inform you about the rules you have to follow in your stay.
All of our incomings come to İzmir Airport. After that there is two ways to get to Aydın. Intercity buses or railways. For the first one, you should take public bus no. 204 to İzmir Intercity bus station. From İzmir Bus Station (OTOGAR) there are plenty of companies that have buses to Aydın. When you arrive to Aydın Bus Station, bus companies have free transport service to Aydın city center. For railways, there is a train station near İzmir Airport and there are trains avalible most of the day. The trains come directly to Aydın city center.
Aydın city center is a small town so you can go everywhere buy public buses or walking.
There is a lot of ruin in Aydın. Thousands of years of history in this land that has left dozens of different civilizations lived and scars. Didyma, one of the most important ancient cities of our country ancient city and Aphrodisias as well as. Alice in the ancient city of the ancient city, Tralleis ancient city of Nysa Ancient City, Alabanda ancient city of Magnesia Ancient City and Miletus Theater is located in Aydın.
Those who are interested in history indispensable stop for vacationers Aydin museums. Offering a lot of information about the history and culture of the region between Authentica Museum of Ethnography museum Aydın, Karacasu Ethnographic Museum, and Miletus Museum nomad Ali Efe Museum of the museum is a must-see.
The remaining historical buildings from different periods between Aydın mosques are remarkable. Ahmed Gazi Mosque,Ahmed Shamsi Pasha Mosque, Bey Mosque, Ilyas Bey Mosque Ilyas Bey Complex, Üveys Pasha Camiiv the Ox Mehmet Pasha Caravanserai in historic mosques can visit Aydın.
Holiday Town: Aydın has some of the famous resort of our country. These include Didim famous turquoise waters and pristine beaches. We suggest you to see in Didim: Handle Island in Altınkum, Akbük and Altınkum Beach. Another resort area is Kuşadası. Every year thousand local and foreign tourists visit here. We suggest you to see in: Kuşadası National Park, Dilek Peninsula, Zeus Cave and Güvercinada Castle.
Cafes and Bars: Latife Cafe, Seyyah Cafe, Zincirlihan Cafe, Blue and White Bar, Kuzgun Bar, The Big One Club, Yeni Eski Bar, Gramafon Bar, Collective Bar.
Also if you want to go shopping you can visit Forum and Yağcılar Bazaar.