Agreement on Cooperation between Bosnalijek and International University of Sarajevo (IUS)

Director of Bosnalijek Nedim Uzunović and Dr. T. Erkan Türe, Rector of International Univesity of Sarajevo (IUS), signed the Agreement on Business Cooperation, in Bosnalijek premises on December 12, 2017.

Bosnalijek has recognised the importance of IUS as one of the best ranked private universites in Bosnia and Herzegovina, devoted to research and development.The cooperation between Bosnalijek and the IUS implies the coolaboration in science-research projects and to enables research on drugs in the IUS laboratories, recognised by Bosnalijek as the key reason for further business. IUS students will have the chance to do the internship at Bosnalijek, and get the first work experience in the areas they study.

„Bosnalijek has been investing in science and we want to have partners like you, in order to achieve much more in the area of science and research through our joined forces. We hope to establish and develop mutualy benefitial and succeseful cooperation with the IUS“, emphasized director of Bosnalijek Nedim Uzunovic, while signing the contract.

The IUS Rector Dr. T. Erkan Ture was pleased with started cooperation with Bosnalijek emphasising that he hopes that the started agreement with Bosnalijek leads to many future projects.

„ We are happy to be in the biggest pharmaceutical company in BiH today and we believe that this is going to be one succeseful cooperation. We will start with small steps in order to build trust and understanding, and to make good foundation for future projects“, said Dr. Ture signing the agreement.

Signing of agreement was attended by Dr. Ahmet Yildirim Dean of Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences (IUS), Dr. Mirza Suljagic, docent and leader of the group Molecular Biomedicine Faculty of Engineering and Natural sciences (IUS), Nađa Beglerović project menager of IUS, and as Bosnalijek representatives Lana Mujanović asssistant director and Una Glamocija project menager, who was one of the iniciators of this cooperation.

International University of Sarajevo is a founadation university established in 2003 and is one of the biggest educational projects in Balcan region. Around 2000 students from different continents and from 47 countries study at the IUS. It was established by Foundation for Education Development Sarajevo (SEDEF), consists of 5 faculties and 21 sudies programs, and has its own modern campus.