On December 10, 2014, the English Department, spearheaded by the Head of Department, Associate Professor Azamat Akbarov, organized and hosted the 1st biannual meeting of Heads of English Departments from all eight state universities.
Representatives from universities in Sarajevo, Mostar, Bihać, Zenica, Tuzla and East Sarajevo, met to discuss future plans and activities, as well as cooperation opportunities. The Heads briefly presented their department’s past and future activities, after which they proceeded to creating tentative collaboration plans for future collaboration.
The agenda of the meeting included the Erasmus + program discussion, plans for the AILA World Congress in 2020, the establishment of cooperation between student clubs, staff and student exchange, as well as possibilities of curriculum systematization across the country.
The Heads expressed their willingness to fully cooperate with each other, and to assist one another in whichever way possible. The next meeting, now traditonal, is scheduled for May, 2015, and it will be held at the English Department of University of Sarajevo.