MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS OF THE REPUBLIC OF TURKEY, H.E. MEVLÜT ÇAVUŞOĞLU DELIVERED AN ADDRESS AT INTERNATIONAL BALKAN UNIVERSITY

On the occasion of the 15th July Victory of Democracy and Martyrs’ Commemoration Day, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Turkey, H.E. Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu delivered an address at International Balkan University Conference Hall on 15th July 2019.  During his address, Mr. Çavuşoğlu noted the importance of the victory of the democracy on
MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS OF THE REPUBLIC OF TURKEY, H.E. MEVLÜT ÇAVUŞOĞLU DELIVERED AN ADDRESS AT INTERNATIONAL BALKAN UNIVERSITY

IBU GRADUATION CEREMONY CLASS 2019 (FULL HD VIDEO)

The full video of the Graduation Ceremony of International Balkan University for Class 2019 which was held on 10 June 2019 is now available on our official YouTube channel. Enjoy the moments of this dreamy and unforgettable day at our university. 
IBU GRADUATION CEREMONY CLASS 2019 (FULL HD VIDEO)

IBU’S ACADEMIC OFFER PRESENTED IN VARIOUS TV SHOWS

Representatives of International Balkan University have attended various television programmes, with the aim of presenting the International Balkan University, its background, academic offer, advantages and opportunities for the new students. We are sharing some of the programmes where our representatives attended:    
IBU’S ACADEMIC OFFER PRESENTED IN VARIOUS TV SHOWS

IBU HOSTED THE 5. INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS ON SOCIAL SCIENCES (INCSOS 2019)

International Balkan University hosted the 5. International Congress on Social Sciences (INCSOS 2019) on 29 June 2019. With the participation of the Speaker of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey and Honorary Chair of the Congress, Prof. Dr. Mustafa Şentop, the congress works were open on the opening ceremony which gathered representatives of governmental organizations,
IBU HOSTED THE 5. INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS ON SOCIAL SCIENCES (INCSOS 2019)

“INVEST IN KNOWLEDGE” – 0% INTEREST STUDENT LOAN CAMPAIGN LAUNCHED BY IBU AND HALKBANK

“Invest in Knowledge” – a campaign by International Balkan University (IBU) and Halkbank AD Skopje was launched on Wednesday, 19th June 2019. This cooperation created a product – student loan with 0% interest rate and tuition fee payable in up to 12 installments. Representatives of International Balkan University and Halkbank in front of media representatives explained the benefits
“INVEST IN KNOWLEDGE” – 0% INTEREST STUDENT LOAN CAMPAIGN LAUNCHED BY IBU AND HALKBANK

THE ADDRESS OF THE PRIME MINISTER OF THE REPUBLIC OF NORTH MACEDONIA, MR. ZORAN ZAEV AT THE GRADUATION CEREMONY OF CLASS 2019

The Prime Minister of the Republic of North Macedonia, Mr. Zoran Zaev honored the International Balkan University and the graduates of Class 2019 with his participation at the Graduation Ceremony which was held on 10th June 2019 at the IBU Campus in Skopje. Below we would like to share the address of Prime Minister Zaev
THE ADDRESS OF THE PRIME MINISTER OF THE REPUBLIC OF NORTH MACEDONIA, MR. ZORAN ZAEV AT THE GRADUATION CEREMONY OF CLASS 2019

THE ADDRESS OF THE RECTOR OF IBU, PROF. DR. MEHMET DURSUN ERDEM AT THE GRADUATION CEREMONY OF CLASS 2019

The Rector of International Balkan University, Prof. Dr. Mehmet Dursun Erdem addressed the graduates and the audience at the Graduation Ceremony which was held on 10th June 2019 at the IBU Campus in Skopje. We would like to share Rector’s speech: ” Honorable Prime Minister, Mr. Zoran Zaev, Honorable Ambassador of Turkey, Mrs. Tulin Erkal
THE ADDRESS OF THE RECTOR OF IBU, PROF. DR. MEHMET DURSUN ERDEM AT THE GRADUATION CEREMONY OF CLASS 2019

GRADUATION CEREMONY CLASS 2019, A REMARKABLE EVENT AT IBU (VIDEO+PHOTO GALLERY)

The Graduation Ceremony of Class 2019 at the International Balkan University was held on 10th June 2019 at the IBU Campus in Skopje. 250 students from 7 faculties and 15 departments at bachelor and master studies graduated from IBU. The honorable guest of the ceremony was the Prime Minister of the Republic of North Macedonia,
GRADUATION CEREMONY CLASS 2019, A REMARKABLE EVENT AT IBU (VIDEO+PHOTO GALLERY)

IBU ATTENDED THE JOB AND CAREER FAIR ORGANIZED BY MUNICIPALITY OF KICHEVO

International Balkan University (IBU) attended local Job and Career Fair organized by the Municipality of Kichevo. Dissemination and Networking Event in Kichevo is held on June 7 and 8, 2019, under the project “Transnational Educational Network for young people – new technologies and entrepreneurial thinking in the tourism industry”, with acronym TRANS-EDU-NET, within INTERREG Balkan-Mediterranean
IBU ATTENDED THE JOB AND CAREER FAIR ORGANIZED BY MUNICIPALITY OF KICHEVO

ИНВЕСТИРАЈ ВО ЗНАЕЊЕТО – КАМПАЊА ЗА СТУДЕНТСКИ КРЕДИТ СО 0% КАМАТА ОД МБУ И ХАЛКБАНК

Инвестирај во знаењето! Меѓународен балкански универзитет и Халкбанк АД Скопје имаат чест да ви го презентираат заедничкиот производ – Студентски кредит со 0% камата! Студирајте на меѓународен универзитет со промотивна годишна школарина од 1000 ЕУР на 12 рати, без камата! Целта на оваа кампања е на студентите и нивните семејства да им се понуди уникатна
ИНВЕСТИРАЈ ВО ЗНАЕЊЕТО – КАМПАЊА ЗА СТУДЕНТСКИ КРЕДИТ СО 0% КАМАТА ОД МБУ И ХАЛКБАНК

GUEST LECTURE: “IDENTIFYING CANCER GENES USING MACHINE LEARNING” WITH DR. DAMJAN TEMELKOVSKI FROM THE FRANCIS CRICK INSTITUTE, LONDON

Guest lecture with Dr. Damjan Temelkovski from Francis Crick Institute, London, UK on the topic “Identifying Cancer Genes using Machine Learning” was held on 30th May 2019 at the campus of International Balkan University (IBU).
GUEST LECTURE: “IDENTIFYING CANCER GENES USING MACHINE LEARNING” WITH DR. DAMJAN TEMELKOVSKI FROM THE FRANCIS CRICK INSTITUTE, LONDON

GUEST LECTURE: “DRIVING INTO THE FUTURE” WITH PROF. DR. PETER ROBINSON FROM THE UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE

Guest Lecture entitled “Driving into the Future” by Prof. Dr. Peter Robinson from University of Cambridge Computer Laboratory was held on Wednesday, 29th May 2019 at International Balkan University (IBU).
GUEST LECTURE: “DRIVING INTO THE FUTURE” WITH PROF. DR. PETER ROBINSON FROM THE UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE

PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF NORTH MACEDONIA, PROF. DR. STEVO PENDAROVSKI AT IBU

The President of the Republic of North Macedonia, Prof. Dr. Stevo Pendarovski attended the iftar dinner hosted by International Balkan University on Saturday, 25th May 2019 at the premises of the university campus in Skopje. President Pendarovski addressed the audience which included Speaker of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey, Prof. Dr. Mustafa Sentop, former
PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF NORTH MACEDONIA, PROF. DR. STEVO PENDAROVSKI AT IBU

IFTAR DINNER SERVED AT IBU ON THE OCCASION OF THE HOLY MONTH OF RAMADAN

Under the auspices of the Ambassador of the Republic of Turkey in Skopje, H.E. Tülin Erkal Kara, International Balkan University hosted Iftar dinner on Saturday, 25th May 2019 at the university campus in Skopje. More than 1300 guests were honored with the presence of the President of North Macedonia Prof. Dr. Stevo Pendarovski, Speaker of
IFTAR DINNER SERVED AT IBU ON THE OCCASION OF THE HOLY MONTH OF RAMADAN

CONFERENCE “THE VISION OF GLOBAL PEACE IN THE NEW MILLENIUM” WITH PROF. DR. MUSTAFA ŞENTOP, PRESIDENT OF THE GRAND NATIONAL ASSEMBLY OF TURKEY

International Balkan University had the honour to host the conference entitled “The Vision of Global Peace in the New Millennium” with Prof. Dr. Mustafa Şentop, Speaker of the Grand National Assembly of the Republic of Turkey on Saturday, 25th May 2019. Speaker Şentop in front of the great audience at IBU presented his views and
CONFERENCE “THE VISION OF GLOBAL PEACE IN THE NEW MILLENIUM” WITH PROF. DR. MUSTAFA ŞENTOP, PRESIDENT OF THE GRAND NATIONAL ASSEMBLY OF TURKEY

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ORGANIZED BY INTERNATIONAL ACADEMIC INSTITUTE AND INTERNATIONAL BALKAN UNIVERSITY

International Academic Conference organized by International Academic Institute and hosted by International Balkan University was held on 20th May 2019 at the IBU Campus in Skopje. The Conference included two tracks with panels: Education and Social Sciences Conference and Business and Economics Conference. During the Opening Ceremony, the participants and guests were greeted with speeches
INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ORGANIZED BY INTERNATIONAL ACADEMIC INSTITUTE AND INTERNATIONAL BALKAN UNIVERSITY

ANNUAL STUDENT ART & ARCHITECTURE EXHIBITION 2019 SHOWCASED THE TALENT AND CREATIVITY OF OUR STUDENTS

The Opening Ceremony of the Annual Student Art & Architecture Exhibition 2019 was held on 17 May 2019 at the International Balkan University Rectorate Gallery. Guests from various institutions, academics and students had the chance to see more than 200 art works of the students of the Faculty of Art and Design and the Department
ANNUAL STUDENT ART & ARCHITECTURE EXHIBITION 2019 SHOWCASED THE TALENT AND CREATIVITY OF OUR STUDENTS

GENERAL MANAGER OF HALKBANK TURKEY, MR. OSMAN ARSLAN VISITED IBU

A delegation of Halkbank led by General Manager Mr. Osman Arslan visited the International Balkan University (IBU) on Friday, 17th May 2019. They were welcomed by IBU Rector, Prof. Dr. Mehmet Dursun Erdem. They exchanged information on the ongoing activities and future plans, as well as focused on the successful cooperation between IBU and Halkbank. The delegation also had
GENERAL MANAGER OF HALKBANK TURKEY, MR. OSMAN ARSLAN VISITED IBU

PANEL DISCUSSION “BUSINESS DIPLOMACY: WHAT IS IT ALL ABOUT?” HELD AT IBU

A panel discussion entitled “Business Diplomacy: what is it all about?” was held at the International Balkan University on Wednesday, 15th May 2019. Panelists of the discussions where Dr. Koco Angjusev, Deputy Prime Minister in the Government of the Republic of North Macedonia, Mr. Stefan Peter, CEO of EVN Macedonia and President of the Council
PANEL DISCUSSION “BUSINESS DIPLOMACY: WHAT IS IT ALL ABOUT?” HELD AT IBU

IBU FACULTY OF ART AND DESIGN DOMINATED THE YOUTH SPRING SALOON 2019 ORGANIZED BY NATIONAL GALLERY OF NORTH MACEDONIA

IBU Faculty of Art and Design dominated the group exhibition organized by the National Gallery of North Macedonia. The event was held at the Gallery ‘Mala Stanica’ on 15 May 2019. Led by their mentor, Assoc. Prof. Srdjan Mikikj, IBU students Denis Zilije, Cengaver Kerim, Eda Rada, Zani Dida,Mursel Ademi and Amar Rexhallari participated in the
IBU FACULTY OF ART AND DESIGN DOMINATED THE YOUTH SPRING SALOON 2019 ORGANIZED BY NATIONAL GALLERY OF NORTH MACEDONIA

DEAN OF THE FACULTY OF HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES, PROF. DR. EMILIJA STOIMENOVA-CANEVSKA, INVITED GUEST SPEAKER AT THE INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE HELD IN TIRANA, ALBANIA

The Dean of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Prof. Dr. Emilija Stoimenova-Canevska participated at the International Scientific Conference “Intercultural Studies in the field of Justice, Economic and Social Sciences” as an Invited Guest Speaker. The Conference was held at the University College “Wisdom” in Tirana, Albania on 9-10 May 2019.   Her conference
DEAN OF THE FACULTY OF HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES, PROF. DR. EMILIJA STOIMENOVA-CANEVSKA, INVITED GUEST SPEAKER AT THE INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE HELD IN TIRANA, ALBANIA

IBU 2019 SCHOLARSHIP EXAM RESULTS ARE NOW ONLINE!

We are happy to announce the results of the Scholarship Exam for the academic year 2019/20 which was organized by International Balkan University and held in Skopje on 27 April 2019. We express our gratitude to all of the candidates who applied and attended our scholarship examination and got the chance to win one of
IBU 2019 SCHOLARSHIP EXAM RESULTS ARE NOW ONLINE!

STUDY VISIT FOR STUDENTS OF VARIOUS FACULTIES AT THE STATE STATISTICAL OFFICE

Students from 6 Faculties from International Balkan University together with the staff from the Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences, Asst. Prof. Dr. Luljeta Sadiku and Dukica Pavlovikj, attended a study visit at the State Statistics Office (SSO) of Republic of Macedonia on the topic: “Data Collection in SSO”. The students attending the course ‘Research
STUDY VISIT FOR STUDENTS OF VARIOUS FACULTIES AT THE STATE STATISTICAL OFFICE

FIELD VISIT FOR THE STUDENTS OF COMMUNICATIONS AT MACEDONIAN RADIO TELEVISION (MRT)

On Tuesday, 23th of April 2019, the students from the department of “New Media and Communication” at the Faculty of communication visited the Macedonian Radio Television (MRT). Throughout the skillful guidance of the editor Mr. Fatos Musliu, the students had the possibility to see and extensively learn how the medium covers the daily events and
FIELD VISIT FOR THE STUDENTS OF COMMUNICATIONS AT MACEDONIAN RADIO TELEVISION (MRT)

FIELD VISIT AT THE COMPLEX “DIAMOND OF SKOPJE” BY LIMAK HOLDING FOR THE CIVIL ENGINEERING STUDENTS

Students of Civil Engineering conducted a field visit at the complex “Diamond of Skopje” which is being constructed by Limak Holding on 2 May 2019. The site visit started at the old rail way station in the center of the Skopje, where Limak Holding company is building an elite complex, known as “Diamond” which has
FIELD VISIT AT THE COMPLEX “DIAMOND OF SKOPJE” BY LIMAK HOLDING FOR THE CIVIL ENGINEERING STUDENTS

IBU TEAM, PART OF THE WIZZ AIR SKOPJE MARATHON 2019

A team of International Balkan University participated in the Wizz Air Skopje Marathon 2019 which was held on 4th May 2019. This year’s marathon was attended by more than 12,500 participants, making it the most attended marathon in its history in Skopje. The event was supported by the City of Skopje and the Agency for
IBU TEAM, PART OF THE WIZZ AIR SKOPJE MARATHON 2019

EDUCATIONAL WORKSHOP “HEALTH FOR ALL” ORGANIZED BY ACIBADEM SISTINA HOSPITAL HELD AT IBU

On the occasion of the international/ national week of nurses, technicians and midwives and the International Day of the Nurse, an Educational Workshop entitled “Health for all” was organized by Acibadem Sistina Hospital at International Balkan University on 6th May 2019. In front of the academic staff and students of IBU, the following representatives of
EDUCATIONAL WORKSHOP “HEALTH FOR ALL” ORGANIZED BY ACIBADEM SISTINA HOSPITAL HELD AT IBU

IBU, PARTNER OF II. WORLD CONGRESS OF ENTREPRENEURS 2019

International Balkan University (IBU) became a partner of the 2nd World Congress of Entrepreneurs which will be held in Skopje on 16-19 October 2019 under the auspices of the Government of the Republic of North Macedonia. For this purpose, a protocol of cooperation was signed on Monday, 6th May 2019.
IBU, PARTNER OF II. WORLD CONGRESS OF ENTREPRENEURS 2019

CULTURE CONFERENCE OF “28TH HIDIRELLEZ SPRING FESTIVAL” WAS HELD AT IBU

The opening event of the “28th Hıdırellez Spring Festival”, a culture conference was held at International Balkan University on Thursday, 2nd May 2019. The conference was attended by representatives of governmental and non-governmental organizations, academic society and students. The audience was greeted with welcome speeches by the President of the Festival, Dr. Senol Tahir, Director
CULTURE CONFERENCE OF “28TH HIDIRELLEZ SPRING FESTIVAL” WAS HELD AT IBU

MORE THAN 500 STUDENTS FROM NORTH MACEDONIA ATTENDED THE 1ST IBU SCHOLARSHIP EXAM ’19

More than 500 students from North Macedonia attended the first Scholarship Exam ’19 organized by International Balkan University on 27th April 2019. Students had the chance to test their knowledge in questions that covered fields of general culture, mathematics, geography, history and IQ. Additionally, they attended a Test on English Proficiency. Scholarship exams will be
MORE THAN 500 STUDENTS FROM NORTH MACEDONIA ATTENDED THE 1ST IBU SCHOLARSHIP EXAM ’19

TURKISH CULTURE WEEK CLOSED WITH A CONCERT OF THE TRAKYA UNIVERSITY BALKAN CHAMBER ORCHESTRA

The Turkish Culture Week which was organized by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of the Republic of Turkey, The General Directorate of Cinema in Turkey and Foundation “Ensar”, and hosted by International Balkan University in North Macedonia was closed on Friday, 26th Friday 2019 with a concert of the Trakya University Balkan Chamber Orchestra.
TURKISH CULTURE WEEK CLOSED WITH A CONCERT OF THE TRAKYA UNIVERSITY BALKAN CHAMBER ORCHESTRA

DR. MARY JOHNSTONE-LOUIS AND MR. TYSON RALLENS FROM UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD DELIVERED A GUEST LECTURE AT IBU

Dr. Mary Johnstone-Louis and Mr. Tyson Rallens, from Said Business School, University of Oxford, UK delivered a guest lecture entitled “Updates on Business Research from the University of Oxford: Ownership and Responsible Business” on the class of Entrepreneurship, on Thursday April 25, 2019. The guest lecturers shared from their current research projects and took questions
DR. MARY JOHNSTONE-LOUIS AND MR. TYSON RALLENS FROM UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD DELIVERED A GUEST LECTURE AT IBU

PRESIDENT ADEMOSKI FOR BUSINESS MAGAZINE KAPITAL: “WE ARE CREATING SELF-CONFIDENT, SOCIALLY RESPONSIBLE AND GLOBALLY COMPETITIVE INTELLECTUALS AND PROFESSIONALS”

President of IBU Management Board, Mr. Ajdovan Ademoski gave an interview for the most famous business magazine in North Macedonia “Kapital”, issue 1017/1018 dated 26 April 2019. “We are creating self-confident, socially responsible and globally competitive intellectuals and professionals” – says President Ademoski. You can read the interview from the pictures below:  
PRESIDENT ADEMOSKI FOR BUSINESS MAGAZINE KAPITAL: “WE ARE CREATING SELF-CONFIDENT, SOCIALLY RESPONSIBLE AND GLOBALLY COMPETITIVE INTELLECTUALS AND PROFESSIONALS”

10 REASONS WHY INTERNATIONAL BALKAN UNIVERSITY IS YOUR RIGHT CHOICE!

#1: Best University in North Macedonia in the field of teaching and learning according to Shanghai University Ranking! #2: 100% education in English language! #3: 18 bachelor and 10 master programs – a broad variety of academic offer! #4: Active student mobility in Europe and Turkey through Erasmus+ and Mevlana programs #5: Students from 15
10 REASONS WHY INTERNATIONAL BALKAN UNIVERSITY IS YOUR RIGHT CHOICE!

HIGH SCHOOL COMPETITION BY THE FACULTY OF ENGINEERING

Faculty of Engineering organized the High School Competition on Thursday, 25th April 2019. Students from Maarif International Schools, SMUGS “Dr. Pance Karagjozov”, SUGS “Saraj”, High School “Sami Frasheri”-Kumanovo participated with their projects in the competition and presented their creativity, ideas and research on various topics which raised the interest of the academic staff of the
HIGH SCHOOL COMPETITION BY THE FACULTY OF ENGINEERING

FIELD VISIT FOR LAW STUDENTS AT THE GOVERNMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF NORTH MACEDONIA

A group of students of law of International Balkan University had an exceptional opportunity to visit the Government of the Republic of North Macedonia (Влада на Република Северна Македонија) on Thursday, 25th April 2019. They were welcomed by the Secretary General, Dr. Dragi Raskovski and Deputy Secretary General, Mr. Tahir Hani. They presented the premises
FIELD VISIT FOR LAW STUDENTS AT THE GOVERNMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF NORTH MACEDONIA

IBU SIGNED A COOPERATION AGREEMENT WITH BRITISH COUNCIL NORTH MACEDONIA IN THE FIELD OF ENGLISH LANGUAGE EXAMINATIONS DELIVERY AND INFORMATION PROVISION

IBU signed a Cooperation Agreement with British Council North Macedonia in the field of English Language Examinations Delivery and Information Provision. The agreement includes organization of various trainings for IBU teaching staff, provision of examination materials such as Aptis, PET, FCE, CAE, BEC and IELTS exams, implementation of these exams in the premises of IBU
IBU SIGNED A COOPERATION AGREEMENT WITH BRITISH COUNCIL NORTH MACEDONIA IN THE FIELD OF ENGLISH LANGUAGE EXAMINATIONS DELIVERY AND INFORMATION PROVISION

PRESENTATION ENTITLED “OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY – EVERYONE’S RESPONSIBILITY” HELD AT IBU ON THE OCCASION OF WORLD DAY FOR SAFETY AND HEALTH AT WORK

On the occasion of 28 April – World Day for Safety and Health at Work, the President of the Macedonian Occupational Safety and Health Association for , MSc. Milan Petkovski delivered a presentation on the topic “Occupational safety – Everyone’s responsibility” in front of the academic and administrative staff, as well as students of International
PRESENTATION ENTITLED “OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY – EVERYONE’S RESPONSIBILITY” HELD AT IBU ON THE OCCASION OF WORLD DAY FOR SAFETY AND HEALTH AT WORK

RECTOR ERDEM MET THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF TURKEY, H.E. RECEP TAYYIP ERDOGAN AND BRIEFED HIM ON THE RECENT DEVELOPMENTS AT IBU

Upon invitation of the Speaker Grand National Assembly of Turkey, Prof. Dr. Mustafa Şentop, the Rector of IBU, Prof. Dr. Mehmet Dursun Erdem attended the official reception on the occasion of 23 April, National Sovereignty and Children Day in Turkey. During the reception, Rector Erdem met the President of Turkey, H.E. Mr. Recep Tayyip Erdoğan
RECTOR ERDEM MET THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF TURKEY, H.E. RECEP TAYYIP ERDOGAN AND BRIEFED HIM ON THE RECENT DEVELOPMENTS AT IBU

IBU ATTENDED THE ECO-ACTION OF “COMMUNAL HYGIENE” SKOPJE AND CONTRIBUTED FOR A CLEANER ENVIRONMENT

Great contribution by students and staff of International Balkan University, who supported the action of the “Communal Hygiene” Skopje on Wednesday, 24th April 2019. The aim of the action was to raise awareness among the different categories of citizens and their inclusion in this action that provided a cleaner environment for all.
IBU ATTENDED THE ECO-ACTION OF “COMMUNAL HYGIENE” SKOPJE AND CONTRIBUTED FOR A CLEANER ENVIRONMENT
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