On the 6th of June, 2017, representatives from Alma Mater Europaea – Evropski center, Maribor, visited International Burch University.
The guests from Maribor, Dr. Goran Gumze and Sebastjan Kristovič (Ph.D), met with the Vice Rector of International Relations and Scientific Cooperation, Assist. Prof. Dr. Sanela Klarić, the Dean of the Faculty of Education, Assist. Prof. Dr. Senad Bećirović, and the Head of the Management and Electrical Engineering Departments, Assist. Prof. Dr. Mersid Poturak and Assist. Prof. Dr. Jasmin Kevrić in the Rectorate.
The goal of the visit was to in detail introduce the two institutions to each other and discuss cooperation opportunities.
In summation, opportunities such as student and staff exchange, summer school possibilities, collaborations in terms of Ph.D. courses and conferences were hypothesized as possible areas of partnership. It was also proposed that in the future, possibities of joint programs and double degrees be a possibility. Both parties were pleased with the outcomes of the meeting, and IBU is looking forward to a fruitful cooperation with Evropski center, Maribor.