ABOUT THE SCHOOL

The Business School of Applied Studies Blace has a long tradition. It was founded back in 1958. in Pristina as the Teaching Training College, which was the first higher education institution in Kosovo and Metohija and a forerunner of the most faculties of the University of Pristina.

The building of the Business School of Applied Studies Blace

The building of the Business School of Applied Studies Blace

After 40 years, the teaching staff of the Teaching Training College in Pristina, following the contemporary flows and the fast economic, technological and social development, have brought a decision of transforming the college into a Business School with the headquarters in Kosovo Polje, curriculum of which was based on the newest achievements of the contemporary theoretical thought and business experience in the areas of economics and informatics.

One of the classrooms of the Business School of Applied Studies

One of the classrooms of the Business School of Applied Studies

Out of the well-known causes, the school was temporarily dislocated to Blace in 1999, and at the end of 2003 it gains its permanent headquarters. After the performed thorough reforms according to the current Bologna Declaration, and in compliance with the Law on Higher Education (“The Official Gazette of the Republic of Serbia”, no. 76, 02/09/2005 (“Sluzbeni glasnik RS”, br.76, od 02.09.2005.)), The Business School receives accreditation and transforms into the Business School of Applied Studies.

The mission of the Business School of Applied Studies in Blace is educating highly qualified staff in the areas of economics, management and informatics, who would use their knowledge to help the economic and social development and modernization of Serbia, by conveying the contemporary knowledge, methods and scientific techniques applied in the developed vocational and university centers of European countries, but also by adopting good heritage of the system of higher education in our country. Since our school has established cooperation with many prestigious higher education institutions in developed countries (Germany, Italy, Greece, Great Britain…), the students are, this way, enabled to exchange the achieved knowledge and experience, as well as to get to know different cultures. During a semester, the students with good knowledge of English are enabled to participate in the exchange with higher education institutions from the mentioned countries. Attending the lectures of prominent experts, the students are also offered a possibility to build up on their knowledge of the English language.

Apart from the wide education and professional practice, the graduate students from the Business School of Applied Studies will possess a high level of knowledge and skills, so that they can, without any additional specialization, join the contemporary flows of business operations, which will make them competitive in the labor market.