The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Turkey, Mr. Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu, during his official stay in Skopje on 18th June 2017, visited the campus site of International Balkan University. He was informed by the President of the Executive Board and Member of Parliament of Turkey, Mr. Hüseyin Bürge with the ongoing construction process of the campus which will open its gates in the next academic year. In the evening hours, a delegation of IBU headed by Rector, Prof. Dr. İsmail Kocayusufoğlu attended the Iftar dinner served on honour of Minister Çavuşoğlu  by the Embassy of Turkey to Skopje, Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TIKA), Macedonian-Turkish Chamber of Commerce (MATTO) and MATÜSİTEB.