CALL FOR ENROLLMENT OF STUDENTS IN FIRST CYCLE STUDIES FOR THE ACADEMIC YEAR 2020/2021

CALL FOR ENROLLMENT OF STUDENTS IN FIRST CYCLE STUDIES FOR THE ACADEMIC YEAR 2020/2021

Pursuant to Article 103 paragraph 1, item 3, regarding Article 149 paragraph 1 from the Law on Higher Education (Official Gazette of the Republic of North Macedonia No. 82/2018), International Balkan University in Skopje would like to invite applications from eligible candidates for the following study programs:

CALL

FOR ENROLLMENT OF STUDENTS AT THE FIRST CYCLE OF STUDIES FOR THE ACADEMIC YEAR 2020/2021

FIRST CYCLE STUDIES (UNDERGRADUATE STUDIES)

FACULTY OF ECONOMICS AND ADMINISTRATIVE SCIENCES
Study programStudent quotaLanguage of instructionECTS creditsNumber of study yearsTuition fee/semester
International economic relations100English24041,000 EUR
Management50English24041,000 EUR
Banking and Finance50English24041,000 EUR
FACULTY OF ENGINEERING
Study programStudent quotaLanguage of instructionECTS creditsNumber of study yearsTuition fee/semester
Computer Engineering50English24041,000 EUR
Industrial Management40English24041,000 EUR
Civil Engineering50English24041,000 EUR
Architecture100English30051,000 EUR
FACULTY OF LAW
Study programStudent quotaLanguage of instructionECTS creditsNumber of study yearsTuition fee/semester
Legal studies*500English24041,000 EUR
Political sciences*60English24041,000 EUR
FACULTY OF EDUCATION
Study programStudent quotaLanguage of instructionECTS creditsNumber of study yearsTuition fee/semester
Psychology*150English24041,000 EUR
Psychological Counseling and Guidance*80English24041,000 EUR
English Language Teaching50English24041,000 EUR
Turkish Language Teaching40Turkish24041,000 EUR
FACULTY OF ART AND DEISGN
Study programStudent quotaLanguage of instructionECTS creditsNumber of study yearsTuition fee/semester
Graphic Design40English24041,000 EUR
Visual Art and Education50English24041,000 EUR
FACULTY OF COMMUNICATIONS
Study programStudent quotaLanguage of instructionECTS creditsNumber of study yearsTuition fee/semester
Public Relations and Marketing Communications *40English24041,000 EUR
New Media and Communications40English24041,000 EUR
FACULTY OF DENTAL MEDICINE  *
Study programStudent quotaLanguage of instructionECTS creditsNumber of study yearsTuition fee/semester
Dental Medicine *100Macedonian/English30051,000 EUR
VOCATIONAL MEDICAL SCHOOL *
Study programStudent quotaLanguage of instructionECTS creditsNumber of study yearsTuition fee/semester
Nursing *120Macedonian/English1803750 EUR
Midwifery *100Macedonian/English1803750 EUR

* the unit/study program is currently undergoing the process of accreditation and it shall be activated provided the University obtains both a Decision for accreditation and a Decision for organizing the studies.

ADMISSION CRITERIA

All candidates who have completed secondary education pursuant to Article 108 from the Law on Higher Education of the Republic of North Macedonia and who have a solid knowledge of the English language are eligible for admission.

All candidates take an internal English Level Test conducted by the English Language School. Candidates who will not show success at least 70/100 will be directed to attend the English Preparatory Program within the University for one academic year. Upon successful completion of the Preparatory Program, students will start first cycle studies.

The University retains the right not to activate a study program in the academic year 2020/2021, if less than 50% of the foreseen student quota have applied and enrolled.

NECESSARY DOCUMENTATION

Candidates must submit the following enrollment documents:

  • high school diploma and certificates of completed secondary education
  • decision on recognition of qualification if secondary education was completed abroad
  • application form (it can be filled in either at IBU premises or through the online application)
  • decision on temporary residence in the country as a student (for foreign students)
  • a copy of the birth certificate
  • a copy of a personal identification document  (a personal ID or a passport).

TUITION FEES

Tuition fees for studying at the faculties offered and the respective study programs are shown in the table above, and the fees apply only to students from the Republic of North Macedonia and countries from the Balkan region.

The tuition fees listed in the table below apply to students from other countries:

Faculty unitTuition fee/semester
Faculty of Engineering and Faculty of law2,250 EUR14.750 TRY
Faculty of Dental Medicine2,500 EUR 17,500 TRY
Vocational Medical School2,000 EUR13,750 TRY
Other faculties2,000 EUR13,750 TRY
English Language School1,750 EUR11,250 TRY

Students have the right to choose which currency they will use to pay their tuition fee to the University.

Tuition fee can also be paid via a contract for a student loan from Halkbank AD Skopje, in 12 interest-free installments.

Students who enroll in the first enrollment period are entitled to a 5% discount of their tuition fee if the entire tuition fee is paid in advance.

Payment is made in denar counter value according to the middle exchange rate of the National Bank of the Republic of North Macedonia.

Information for payment in denars (MKD):

Receiver: International Balkan University, ul. Samoilova no.10, Skopje

Bank:  Halkbank AD Skopje

Account number: 270-0642687501-79

Information for payment in Euros (EUR) or Turkish lira (TRY):

Receiver: International Balkan University, ul. Samoilova no.10, Skopje

Bank:  Halkbank AD Skopje

IBAN: MK07270701000682116

SWIFT: EXPCMK22

Payment may also be done electronically, through the online payment system available at www.pay.ibu.edu.mk

SCHOLARSHIPS

The University shall award scholarships to candidates from the Republic of North Macedonia and other countries from the Balkan region (Аlbania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Montenegro, and Serbia) based on students’ secondary school GPA, under the terms and conditions listed below:

Secondary school GPAType of scholarshipTuition fee/semester
Student of the generation100%       0 EUR
= 5.0080%200 EUR
4.50 – 4.9970%300 EUR
4.00 – 4.4960%400 EUR
3.00 – 3.9950%500 EUR
< 3.000%1,000 EUR

The Scholarship Programme shall not be applied for candidates who will apply/enroll at the Faculty of Dental Medicine and Vocational Medical School.

Additional and special conditions for obtaining the scholarship and the tuition fee for the student are regulated through a contract for studying with a scholarship, which is signed upon student enrollment.  

APPLICATION AND ENROLLMENT DEADLINES

Students may enroll during the following enrollment periods:

Enrollment periodApplicationEnrollment
I (first)10.06.2020 – 26.06.202006.07.2020 – 10.07.2020
II (second)13.07.2020 – 21.08.202024.08.2020 – 28.08.2020
III (third)31.08.2020 – 25.09.202027.09.2020 – 30.09.2020

INTERNATIONAL BALKAN UNIVERSITY

Ul. Makedonsko-kosovska brigada bb, 1000 Skopje

Tel.: +389 (0)2 55 15 000

email: rectorate@ibu.edu.mk

web: www.ibu.edu.mk