Kosovo Program History

The BEA Institute Kosovo program partnered with the with Gjilani College campus and was successfully completed July 19th, 2013. The prestigious program featured professors from Georgetown University(Washington, D.C.), Central European University, University of Prishtina and recruited over 40 bright students from 23 different countries.

The program received such grand recognition that the Prime Minister of Kosovo, Hashim Thaçi,  personally applauded the summer schools efforts and quality of its students. The BEA Kosovo program won numerous awards and received widespread recognition from international institutions abroad and within Kosovo.

Outside of lectures students will had the opportunity to socialize with students from over 20 different countries, building their  global network. Participants attended  courses on leadership, international relations, security and peace keeping, diplomacy and communications through lecturers, cultural excursions and simulations.

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2014 Faculty

Prof. Dr. Tim Allen, Head of Department at London School of Economics (Top 10 University in the World)

Prof. Dr. Paul Joseph, Distinguished Professor at Tufts University

Prof Dr. Remjize Istrefi, University of Prishtina

Prof Dr. Shak Bernard Hanish, Associate Professor of Political Science of the U.D. National University

Mr. Pavle Mihajilović, University of Belgrade

Mrs. Lularta Aliu, Human Resource Specialist

2014 Guest Speakers

Mrs. Atifete Jahjaga President of Kosovo

Mr. Enver Hoxhaj, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Republic of Kosovo

Mr. Jan Braathu, Norwegian Ambassador to Kosovo and Albania

Ms. Anne Meskanen, Chargee D’Affaires of the Embassy of Finland to Kosovo

Mr. Ian Cliff, British Ambassador to Kosovo

Representatives of U.S. Embassy in Pristina

Mr. Adrian Prenkaj, Political Adviser on European Integration to the President

Mr.Denis Nushi, United Nations Development Programme

Tanja Fajon, Member of the European Parliament and Slovenian Politician(a welcoming video from Brussels)

Valdete Idrizi , CiviKos Platform

Bekim Blakaj, Humanitarian Law Center Kosovo

Vesna Golubovic, D&G Solutions

Aferdita Sylaj , Community Building Mitrovica

2013 Faculty

Professor Elizabeth Mercurio, Georgetown University(USA)

Prof. Dr. Erin Jeane, Central European University

Prof Dr. Remjize Istrefi, University of Prishtina

Prof Dr. Bill Wechsler, American University of Kosovo

Mr. Pavle Mihajilović, University of Belgrade

Mrs. Lularta Aliu, Human Resource Specialist

2013 Guest Speakers

Mr.Hashim Thaçi, Prime Minister of Kosovo

Mr.Adrian Prenkaj, Political Adviser on European Integration to the President

Mr.Qemajl Mustafa, Mayor of Gjilan

Mr.Denis Nushi, United Nations Development Programme

Representatives of U.S. Embassy in Pristina

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