In the framework of the twinning Project MK 13 IPA SO 01 16 R “Developing cooperation between higher education institutions, the private sector and relevant public bodies” coordinating by the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Macedonia, Ministry of Higher Education and Research of France and Northern Ireland, Macedonian delegation composed by the representatives of the universities (International Balkan University, University “St. Kliment Ohridski” Bitola, University “Goce Delcev” Stip, State University of Tetovo, University for Information Science and Technology “St. Apostole Pavle” Ohrid and University American College Skopje) visited the higher education institutions and relevant bodies of France. IBU was represeted by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Snezana Bilic, Dean of the Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences and Adviser to the Rector for International Relations.

During the visit the delegation visited several faculties, institutes and Centers for professional orientation and guidance of the students within the University of Versailles St. Quentin en Yveline and University Paris Diderot, Rectors Conference of France, Ministry of Higher Education and Research and ENIC NARIC Centre. The aim of the visit was dissemination of the results and best practices in France related to functioning of the Carrier Centers, development of the curricula according to labour market needs, higher education policy for higher education and employment, and recognition of degrees.