In recognition of a life time of achievements, International University of Sarajevo awards Dr. Mahathir Mohamad

We take great pleasure in informing you that HE Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad, the Prime Minister of Malaysia from 1981 to 2003, will visit the International University of Sarajevo (IUS) on Friday, May 17, 2013.

The reason for Dr. Mahathir's visit is the ceremony for lifetime achievement award, entitled "(A ROLE MODEL AND A SOURCE OF INSPIRATION FOR THE YOUTH OF BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA IN EDUCATION AND SCIENCE)", to be presented to our distinguished guest by IUS Rector, Prof. Dr. Özer Çınar.

The ceremony will be held on Friday, May 17, 2013, beginning at 4:30 pm in the large IUS amphitheater.

On the same occasion, H.E. Dr. Mahathir will be given additional three awards:

On this occasion, Dr. Mahathir will hold a lecture,"The Role of Education in Developing Countries", for our distinguished guests, teachers, students and others who are present.