International Relations Office | Western Balkans University
Western Balkans University

International Relations Office

About IRO

Through the International Relations Office (IRO), WBU will increase its international recognition and attractiveness of new forms of cooperation. IRO progressively will carry out negotiations to sign agreements in various fields of study with prominent universities, institutions, centers and companies from different regions of Europe and the world.


The International Relations Office (IRO) mission is to develop and sustain comprehensive, effective internationalization channels that are academic, research and administration based to increase global engagement for students and staff.


  • Identify potential partner universities and institutions globally and initiate dialogues for collaboration in teaching, research, and student exchange programs, and signing MoU.
  • Establish and maintain effective partnerships with international universities, organizations, and government agencies to facilitate joint research projects, faculty exchanges, and collaborative academic programs.
  • Attract and support international students from around the world by providing scholarships, competitive tuition fees, and a welcoming and inclusive campus environment.
  • In close cooperation with the PR Office strives to raise the visibility of WBU worldwide, promotes the university's international image as a global centre of excellence in teaching and research.
  • Participate in international education fairs, conferences, meetings, and seminars to represent the university and establish networks for collaboration.

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