Rector of IBU, Prof. Dr. Mehmet Dursun Erdem met with the Ambassador of Azerbaijan in Ankara, H.E. Mr. Hazar Ibrahim on Monday, 25th January 2021. Rector Erdem informed the Ambassador on the ongoing academic activities at IBU, with the main focus on the internationalization of the higher education of North Macedonia. Both parties discussed on the idea of organizing a scientific symposium under the auspices of International Balkan University in Azerbaijan this year. Moreover, Rector Erdem expressed his readiness to establish closer cooperation with prominent universities in Azerbaijan.