IUS signed a Memorandum with Foundation "Mostovi nade"

On Saturday, December 22, 2012, International University of Sarajevo was visited by Dr. Adil Bushnak, a successful businessman and one of the owners of the biggest private company for water treatment in Saudi Arabia, The Bushnak Group.

The reason for Dr. Bushnak's visit to IUS, is the arrangement of signing the memorandum on cooperation between IUS and the Foundation "Bridges of Hope", whose founder is Dr. Bushnak. The goal of this organization is to bring people of Bosnian heritage together. They are supposed to work on bringing investors, establish business and cultural relations, and aid in the education of the students from Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Dr. Bushnak and his associate were welcomed by the Rector of the International University of Sarajevo, Prof. Dr. Özer Çınar, Vice Rector's, Prof. Dr. Ismail Kocayusufoglu and Assist. Prof. Dr. Mohammed Hadžiabdić, General Secretary of IUS, Mr. Armin Kerić, Advisor to Rector for marketing and external affairs, Assist. Prof. Dr. Sanad Bušatlić, Coordinator for International Relations at IUS, Prof. Dr. Mesut Idris, and Assist. Prof. Dr. Mohamed Ragab Abdel Gawwad from the Faculty of Engineering and Natural Science.

At the beginning of this meeting, the Rector informed the guests about the current educational capacities, the defined objectives and plans of IUS, the structure of professors and students, as well as future activities in terms of affirming and promoting IUS to the outside world.

During the meeting they discussed future opportunities for academic cooperation between educational institutions in Saudi Arabia, and the possibility of recruiting students from this country to study at the International University of Sarajevo.