Welcome Day for exchange students within the Erasmus+ Program

On October 5, 2023, a Welcome Day was held for students from partner institutions who will be attending classes at the University of Kragujevac during the winter semester of the academic year 2023/24 as part of the Erasmus+ program. The welcoming ceremony was organized at the University of Kragujevac Rectorate.

Eleven students from partner universities in Poland, Spain, Turkey, Greece, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Russia, Uzbekistan, and Algeria will spend the winter semester of this academic year on exchange at the Faculty of Economics, the Faculty of Philology and Arts, the Faculty of Agriculture in Čačak, the Faculty of Engineering Sciences in Kragujevac, as well as the Faculty of Mechanical and Civil Engineering in Kraljevo.

In this academic year, the first generation of students from the Erasmus Mundus Master in Biomedical Engineering (EMMBIOME), has been enrolled. The University of Kragujevac is coordinating and implementing this program in collaboration with the University of Patras (Greece) and the University of Medicine and Pharmacy Grigore T. Popa (Romania). Through this master's program, 17 students from 13 countries on 3 continents will spend a semester at the University of Kragujevac.

Exchange students were greeted by the Vice-Rector for Science, Prof. Biljana Petrović, PhD, the EMMBIOME master’s program coordinator, Aleksandra Vulović, and representatives of the Department of International Cooperation and Project Implementation Monitoring at the University of Kragujevac.

After the meeting, the students visited the University Library, the University Gallery, and the Nikola Koka Janković Legacy, followed by a tour of the city of Kragujevac, thus providing students with an opportunity to become more familiar with the history and culture of this part of Serbia.

After the City tour, the Country Meet-up was organized in the premises of the Student Cultural Center in Kragujevac, so that students had an opportunity to presented their countries and customs in a short presentation.

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