Erasmus Student Network IBU, since 2012 when it was founded, despite the cold weather of Bolu, welcomed erasmus students with open arms and as the section, to make them feel like they are at home with the help of mentors. The semester continuous with traditional Aladağ camping activities and traditional social project called "WORK OUT PLAY OLD" which students have the chance to meet not only the students of our university but also local people and the beautiful nature of the city. 

Only two hours away from Ankara and three hours away from İstanbul, Bolu is surrounded by natural beauties. Abant İzzet Baysal University, which is eight km away from the city center, is located in Gölköy which has a lake that has the same name. Abant İzzet Bayar University has approximatel 27.000 students. Our university has 10 faculties, 4 institutes, 6 colleges and 14 research facilities.