Courtesy visit to Ministry of Education, Science and Youth of Sarajevo Canton

Rector of International University of Sarajevo (IUS), Prof. Dr. Ahmet Yıldırım visited Mr. Anis Krivić, newly appointed Minister of Education, Science and Youth of Sarajevo Canton on June 8, 2020.

The challenges in higher education during and after the pandemic, and projects of importance to IUS and the Ministry were the two mostly discussed topics. Rector Yıldırım used the opportunity to emphasize that IUS was the first university in country to transfer complete teaching process online. 

The Minister has given full support to IUS, as one of the best private universities in BiH, and emphasized that the specific nature of private universities must be recognized. Furthermore, the idea of facilitating distance learning models (as an upgrade of global challenges) was supported.

Both Rector Yıldırım and Minister Krivić agreed that the internationalization of education in Sarajevo Canton must be in focus of further plans and activities.