The new owners from US Global Invest attended the meeting where Prof. Dr. Damir Marjanović was elected as the new Rector. During the ceremony, the new Rector thanked his predecessors, especially Prof. Dr. Teoman Duman, who was awarded with a certificate for his selfless efforts and work in the field of education, and also for the guidance that he provided to the many generations of International Burch University students.
The new Rector, Prof. Dr. Damir Marjanović, stressed that International Burch University is one of the leading universities in Bosnia and Herzegovina, and over the past few years has achieved significant results in the sphere of education and research. He noted that the arrival of the new owners in this period of a great turning points and many challenges for International BURCH University, is a big challenge but yet an honour to lead this eminent institution. Furthermore, the new Rector underlines: “The goal is simple; to continue the successful promotion of IBU in Bosnia and Herzegovina as one of the leading educational and scientific institutions in our country, and to expand its activities both in the region and throughout Europe and the world. The objectives can be achieved by establishing international cooperation with many scientific and educational institutions worldwide. One of the greatest advantages and main driving forces of International Burch University is located in its former students, and also in our proficient team and our eminent professors who form this team.”
After the ceremony, the Rector, together with the representatives from US Global Invest, the new Deans (academic prof. dr. Mirsada Hukić, prof. dr. Ešref Kenan Rašidagić and prof. dr. Senad Bećirević), former deans and close associates took a collective photo after which everyone continued with their regular duties.