International Relations Office (IRO)

UBT is an accredited and highly respected higher education institution that welcomes international students from all over the world. It has a wide range of innovative programs at undergraduate and graduate level which are based on regional and international needs and trends. In addition, UBT has given a great contribution to the economic and social development of the country and the region with its campuses and laboratories which have been unique assets to the internationalization process. What makes UBT unique are the innovative programs and facilities, the internationalized curricula, the distinctive learning process, the small group learning experience, students’ close collaboration with faculty, as well as the independent study and research and the expansion of study abroad opportunities.  Moreover, UBT with its globally-focused curriculum that can help students to excel in their future career on an international level.

Since its founding in 2001, UBT has been synonymous with international education and is known for the successful collaborations with a global network of universities and academies. Over the past 16 years, UBT has invested considerable efforts to create a strong foundation for global engagement and still aspires to become a globally connected institution in the world. More specifically, the mission of UBT is to develop best practices through quality education and to support the development of high quality teaching and research including various programs, sustainable development, modern management and innovation in the global higher education as well as the industry sector. Moreover, UBT, as a research and innovative institution has also been involved in various local and international projects since its establishment, with the goal to respond to various challenges and promote fundamental values with the search for practical solutions.