University of Belgrade is a state university founded in 1808 and it’s the oldest university in Serbia. Currently there are 31 faculties, 11 research institutes, and 12 research centres, over 4500 academic staff employees and nearly 90,000 students.
The mission of the University of Belgrade is to provide superior education and exceptional knowledge to its students, not only in terms of their intellectual growth and development, but also in terms of growth and development of their human qualities and ethical values, and inspiring their wish and inclination to be leaders; moving the boundaries of knowledge and higher education, promoting intellectual surroundings which cherishes and honours true values, respect and accepting people’s differences and devotion to knowledge, development and human values. According to the official rankings, it is ranked in top 300 universities of the world according to the Academic Ranking of World Universities lists based on its strong devotion to studying, education, progress and prosperity. University of Belgrade strives to set the strongest standards in higher education, to cherish and encourage intellectual and personal growth and to stimulate meaningful work and effort which serve to the well-being of the entire society.
University of Belgrade Faculty of Organizational Sciences (UBFOS) as the leading faculty in the field of management and information systems and technologies, with more than 12,000 graduates, 3,000 enrolled master degree students, more than 600 specialists, 600 with MSc degrees, and more than 300 students with PhD degree, is devoted to achieving high quality standards in teaching, scientific research and consulting. Its success is based on open communication and collaboration with the international academic community and the close partnership relations with Middlesex University Business School is highly appreciated and valued through the years of working together.
The MSc Programme in International Business and Management was developed jointly by the University of Belgrade and Middlesex University resulting in the “creation of a high-quality programme providing the latest scientific and practical knowledge”, as assessed by the Serbian National Accreditation Commission. The programme has been successfully running since 2011 with new cohorts being enrolled each academic year in November.
Upon completion of their studies and receiving two valid academic master awards from the University of Belgrade and Middlesex University, the students are prepared for the continuation of their academic education in the field of management and organisation through the opportunity to progress to doctoral studies at the University of Belgrade, Middlesex University, or other international higher education institutions. They can develop their international career as the Programme seeks to develop student knowledge and skills within a range of international business, management, finance and marketing arenas.
The students have expressed high satisfaction with the knowledge and skills acquired, as well as the overall experience and support they had during their studies on this programme. This has been pointed out by the Panel from the UK as commendations upon validation of this programme:
“Since starting the programme students confirmed that the programme had given them a broader view of industry, increased opportunities for progression within their companies and given them a greater understanding of international context including management, strategy, operations, stakeholders and enhancement. The students noted that they felt the UBFOS is very innovative compared to other traditional faculties across University of Belgrade, and UBFOS has a very good internal and external reputation."
This programme was developed and is delivered and assessed by the University of Belgrade, awarded by and quality assured by Middlesex University.
Address: University of Belgrade
Faculty of Organizational Sciences
Jove Ilića 154
11000 Belgrade, Serbia
Tel: +381 11 3950 879