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

INTERNATIONAL ACADEMIC CONFERENCE BY INTERNATIONAL ACADEMIC INSTITUTE AND IBU

International Academic Institute (IAI) has the honor of inviting you to participate in the International Academic Conference to be held on Monday 20 May 2019 at International Balkan University in Skopje. The IAI Conferences provide a platform for academics, researchers, and Ph.D. students to contribute with their papers on topics related to education, humanities and social sciences, business and economics. The
INTERNATIONAL ACADEMIC CONFERENCE BY INTERNATIONAL ACADEMIC INSTITUTE AND 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

IBU ATTENDED THE MEETING OF THE MACEDONIAN-TURKISH CHAMBER OF COMMERCE (MATTO) WITH PRIME MINISTER ZAEV AND HIS TEAM

Macedonian-Turkish Chamber of Commerce (MATTO) hosted a meeting with the Prime Minister of the Republic of North Macedonia, Mr. Zoran Zaev, Deputy Prime Minister Mr. Koco Angjusev and Minister of Education and Science, Dr. Arber Ademi on Tuesday, ,23rd April 2019. President of the IBU Management Board and President of MATTO, Mr. Ajdovan Ademoski, along
IBU ATTENDED THE MEETING OF THE MACEDONIAN-TURKISH CHAMBER OF COMMERCE (MATTO) WITH PRIME MINISTER ZAEV AND HIS TEAM

PUPILS FROM ELEMENTARY SCHOOL ‘TEFEYYÜZ’ VISITED IBU

Pupils from the Elementary School “Tefeyyüz” in Skopje visited the International Balkan University on 23 April 2019.  They were welcomed by the Vice Rector of IBU, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Shener Bilalli and they had the chance to learn more about the work of the university and the role of professors in the higher education. 23
PUPILS FROM ELEMENTARY SCHOOL ‘TEFEYYÜZ’ VISITED IBU

IBU, HOST OF THE TURKISH CULTURE WEEK IN SKOPJE

Turkish Culture Week started with the projection of the movie “Bal Kaymak” on Tuesday, 23rd April 2019. The opening ceremony was honoured with the presence of the Minister for Culture of the Republic of North Macedonia, Mr. Asaf Ademi who addressed the audience with a greeting speech. The programme of the Turkish Culture Week and
IBU, HOST OF THE TURKISH CULTURE WEEK IN SKOPJE

12TH INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS GATHERING WAS HELD AT INTERNATIONAL BALKAN UNIVERSITY CAMPUS

The 12th International Students Gathering, organized by the Federation of International Student Associations (UDEF) and supported by the local NGOs “Koprü” and “Vizioni-M” was held at the International Balkan University Campus on Friday, 19th April 2019. The event was attended by protocol guests and international students who study in North Macedonia. Rector of IBU, Prof.
12TH INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS GATHERING WAS HELD AT INTERNATIONAL BALKAN UNIVERSITY CAMPUS

FIELD VISIT AT THE CONSTITUTIONAL COURT OF THE REPUBLIC OF NORTH MACEDONIA

Students of law and political sciences, in the frame of the course ‘Constitutional Law’ visited the Constitutional Court of the Republic of North Macedonia on Wednesday, 17th April 2019. They had the opportunity to attend a court session, which was a unique experience for them to see in person how the Court works and decides.
FIELD VISIT AT THE CONSTITUTIONAL COURT OF THE REPUBLIC OF NORTH MACEDONIA

IBU PARTICIPATED AT THE 5TH ANNUAL MEETING OF THE BALKAN UNIVERSITIES ASSOCIATION (BUA)

International Balkan University (IBU) is represented by Rector Prof. Dr. Mehmet Dursun Erdem and Vice Rector Assoc. Prof. Dr. Shener Bilalli at the 5th Annual Meeting of the Balkan Universities Association (BUA), which will be held at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki on 16-18 April 2019. This year, the theme of the Conference is “Implementation of
IBU PARTICIPATED AT THE 5TH ANNUAL MEETING OF THE BALKAN UNIVERSITIES ASSOCIATION (BUA)

FIELD VISIT FOR STUDENTS OF LAW AT HALKBANK

IBU law students of 2nd year accompanied by Asst. Prof. Dr. Nikola Dacev had a great opportunity to visit the headquarters of Halkbank AD Skopje. This visit was organized for the students within the course “Law of Obligations-special provisions”. A comprehensive and highly informative lecture was delivered to the students by the Chiefs of the
FIELD VISIT FOR STUDENTS OF LAW AT HALKBANK

“ERASMUS+ INTERNATIONAL DAYS” FOR THE FIRST TIME AT IBU

IBU International Relations Office, for the first time is organizing a two-day event, the “Erasmus+ International Days” dedicated to the Erasmus+ Incoming Staff for teaching and training in the spring semester 2018/2019. The first day was dedicated to the Erasmus + Incoming staff for training who had a chance to present their universities and possibilities
“ERASMUS+ INTERNATIONAL DAYS” FOR THE FIRST TIME AT IBU

RECTOR ERDEM MET WITH THE PRESIDENT OF THE BOARD OF ACCREDITATION, ACAD. PROF. DR. VLADO KAMBOVSKI

Rector Prof. Dr. Mehmet Dursun Erdem had a meeting with the President of the Board of Accreditation of the Republic of North Macedonia, Academician Prof. Dr. Vlado Kambovski on 10th April 2019. They shared ideas and opinions on the overall situation in the higher education in North Macedonia, perspectives for internationalization and cooperation as aim
RECTOR ERDEM MET WITH THE PRESIDENT OF THE BOARD OF ACCREDITATION, ACAD. PROF. DR. VLADO KAMBOVSKI

SLOVENIAN AMBASSADOR IN SKOPJE, PROF. DR. MILAN JAZBEC DELIVERED A HONORARY LECTURE AT IBU – “BALKANS VS. EURO-ATLANTIC INTEGRATIONS: CHALLENGES AND PERSPECTIVES”

The Ambassador of Slovenia in Skopje, Prof. Dr. Milan Jazbec delivered a honorary lecture on the topic “Balkans vs. Euro-Atlantic Integrations: Challenges and Perspectives” at the International Balkan University on Wednesday, 10th April 2019. In front of the audience that included the Rectorate, academic staff and students of various departments, Ambassador Jazbec addressed the importance
SLOVENIAN AMBASSADOR IN SKOPJE, PROF. DR. MILAN JAZBEC DELIVERED A HONORARY LECTURE AT IBU – “BALKANS VS. EURO-ATLANTIC INTEGRATIONS: CHALLENGES AND PERSPECTIVES”

PROF. DR. MEHMET AKIF AYDIN, A RENOWNED PROFESSOR OF LAW FROM TURKEY VISITED IBU

Prof. Dr. Mehmet Akif Aydin, renowned professor of law in the Republic of Turkey visited the International Balkan University on Friday, 5th April 2019. He was received by the Rector, Prof. Dr. Mehmet Dursun Erdem with whom they shared ideas and opinions on the higher education and science. Prof. Aydin also met the students of
PROF. DR. MEHMET AKIF AYDIN, A RENOWNED PROFESSOR OF LAW FROM TURKEY VISITED IBU

REGIONAL TELEVISION CHANNEL ‘RTV NOVI PAZAR’ MADE A VIDEO COVERAGE OF INTERNATIONAL BALKAN UNIVERSITY

The regional television channel in Serbia, RTV Novi Pazar made a coverage of International Balkan University for the audience in the Republic of Serbia.  IBU’s academic offer, scholarship opportunities for students of the Balkan region, our international portfolio and the new campus were addressed in the video material. Additionally, the coverage includes a short interview
REGIONAL TELEVISION CHANNEL ‘RTV NOVI PAZAR’ MADE A VIDEO COVERAGE OF INTERNATIONAL BALKAN UNIVERSITY

PRESIDENT ADEMOSKI AND RECTOR ERDEM MET WITH THE MINISTER OF NATIONAL DEFENSE OF THE REPUBLIC OF TURKEY, MR. HULUSI AKAR

In the margins of his official visit to the Republic of North Macedonia, the President of the Management Board, Mr. Ajdovan Ademoski and the Rector, Prof. Dr. Mehmet Dursun Erdem met with the Minister of National Defense of the Republic of Turkey, Mr. Hulusi Akar. on Wednesday, 3rd April 2019. They informed the Minister about
PRESIDENT ADEMOSKI AND RECTOR ERDEM MET WITH THE MINISTER OF NATIONAL DEFENSE OF THE REPUBLIC OF TURKEY, MR. HULUSI AKAR

RECTOR OF SOUTH EAST EUROPEAN UNIVERSITY, ACAD. PROF. DR. ABDYLMENAF BEXHETI VISITED IBU

The Rector of South East European University, Acad. Prof. Dr. Abdylmenaf Bexheti visited the Rector of International Balkan University, Prof. Dr. Mehmet Dursun Erdem on Monday, 25th March 2019. They shared information about the ongoing educational process at both universities and discussed on the challenges and projects of the two universities oriented towards improving the
RECTOR OF SOUTH EAST EUROPEAN UNIVERSITY, ACAD. PROF. DR. ABDYLMENAF BEXHETI VISITED IBU
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