What is ESN?

Erasmus Student Network (ESN) is one of the biggest interdisciplinary student associations in Europe. It was born on the 16th October 1989 and legally registered in 1990 for supporting and developing student exchange. Currently ESN, from all over Europe offering services to 150.000 students, with an average annual growth rate of 12,3% since 1990. on the other hand, ESN is operating on three levels, Local, National and International.


ESN Turkey is the legal branch of Erasmus Student Network in Turkey, which is located in Brussels, Belgium. The organization is incorporated in İstanbul, Turkey.  ESN Turkey aims to work voluntarily for local or international students who study abroad and offer them a multicultural atmosphere. ESN Turkey is religiously and politically uncommitted. ESN Turkey and its members obey the laws and regulations of the Republic of Turkey. All projects and activities related to ESN Turkey are non-profit and confirmed as events of a student organization. ESN  Turkey helps in the academic, social and practical integration process to current exchange students. This is mainly done through activities which include cultural and social events such as trips, language and social projects and last but not least, parties.




ESN Cukurova is a branch of ESN Turkey in Cukurova University in Adana. ESN Cukurova was established in August 2015 and became a section in May 2016 in the National Platform. The main purpose of ESN Cukurova is to help both incoming and outgoing exchange students. ESN Cukurova aims to help exchange students in a variety of areas such as accommodation, adaptation to university and city life etc. ESN Cukurova also organizes events and social Erasmus projects to help people in need. ESN Cukurova is a non-profit organization acting according to the laws and regulations.