Center for International Relations

Our Center for International Relations is dedicated to enhancing the cooperation of the university with our partners from other countries, and to create new partnerships.

Each year, the Center for International Relations sends about 30 students on student exchanges in Russia, Bulgaria and Serbia and hosts students from Russia every year in April.

The center takes care of the organization of international conferences, reception of foreign visitors and presents them the beauty of our country, North Macedonia.


Description of the International relations office

The International Slavic University “Gavrilo Romanovich Derzavin” has great experience in the International Relations and the cooperation with large number of Universities. The International Relations Office, the Vice-Deans for international cooperation, the Vice-Rector for International Cooperation are dedicated to enhancing the cooperation of the University with our partners from other countries, but also in creating new partnerships.

Each year, the International Relations Office sends about 30 students on student exchange in Russia, Bulgaria and Serbia and our University hosts students from Russia every year in April.

The aim of the International Relations Office at the University is organizing the Bilateral Agreements between Universities, sending and receiving students and professors, relating the Faculties and the students with other partners from abroad, integrating them in international projects.

International relations office and Erasmus + Programme

In the spirit of internationalization, the key role in the process of giving visibility to the Erasmus programme for our University is assigned to the International Relations Officers, who will continually give publicity to the programme. The whole activity is planned to be organized by putting the Erasmus Charter and Erasmus Policy Statement on the University Web-site ( and offering administrative assistance for the units and departments of the University, regarding academic mobility, multilateral projects and networks. The International Relations Office, following this prime activity, will organize internal workshops and presentations for the purpose of making the mobility processes more transparent for all interested parties. All the activities related to the Erasmus Programme will be published as special articles in the University News.

The International Relations Office offers its capacities for organizing information meetings with outgoing students and staff, whereas for the incoming, there are printed materials in English, and also, on the web-site, that are used to make known the study programmes. European Credit Transfer System is coordinated at all of the composing units (Faculties) of the University.

During their stay all incoming students, beside the useful information placed on the web-site of the University, are invited to contact the International Relations Office about the issues related to accommodation, public transport or expenses related to food.

The Head of the International Relations Office is the main Erasmus + coordinator, helped by 5 volunteers and the International Relations Office. That person is a contact person for incoming and outgoing participants, responsible for the preparation of the documentation.

The Head of the IRO has the responsibility to coordinate Erasmus + coordinators of each Faculty selected from among the professors.

The staff which works at the International Relations Office together with the Erasmus + coordinator will ensure equal treatment and services for home students and staff and incoming mobile participants. They will be integrated into the institution`s everyday life.

The Erasmus + coordinator from the sending and receiving institutions will provide assistance, when required, in securing visas for incoming and outbound mobile participants, will provide insurance and will inform mobile participants in cases in which the insurance cover is not automatically provided, according to the requirements of the ECHE. The receiving institution will guide incoming mobile participants in finding accommodation according to the requirements of the ECHE.

Information and assistance can be provided by the following contact points and information sources: and

Erasmus+ coordinators for the University and each faculty:

Erasmus+ coordinator for the University:
Prof. Jasmina Presilska +389 70 308 557 •

Faculty of Law:
Prof. Ivan Efremovski + 389 70 363 783 •

Faculty of Psychology:
Prof. Gjorgjina Kimova +389 78 444 233 •

Faculty of Safety Engineering:
Prof. Martin Saveski +389 76 440 362 •

Faculty of Economics:
Prof. Sekerinka Ivanovska +389 78 313 707 •

Faculty of Computer Science:
Prof. Zaneta Servini +389 76 591 523 •