Upon the invitation of the Mayor of Novi Pazar, Mr. Meho Mahmutović, the Rector of IBU, Prof. Dr. Şinasi Gündüz participated at the celebrations on the occasion of the City Day of Novi Pazar on 20 April 2015. He had a meeting with the local authorities of Novi Pazar and briefed them with the ongoing and future projects of the International Balkan University. Municipal authorities and organizations-partners of IBU in Novi Pazar requested an increase in the contingent of scholarships awarded for students of Novi Pazar, as a result of the positive impact that these scholarships have made on the qualitative education of young professionals from Novi Pazar. All parties agreed on intensifying the cooperation with the aim of provoding the best possible opportunities to students for a modern university education and prosperous career opportunities for them.