Project details


Modernization of WBC universities through strengthening of structures and services for knowledge transfer, research and innovation


Project Type:

Higher Education and Society

Target Country:


To Modernize WB universities with wellfunctional and harmonized business support structures and services facilitate socio-economic development of knowledge-based society in the WBC region
To contribute to the modernization of the universities in the Western Balkans through the strengthening of its management structures and services for cooperation with the world of business, in the areas of knowledge transfer, research and innovation, which in turn has the ultimate goal of creating strong entrepreneurial universities and innovative regions
To Increased number of start-ups, spin-offs, and new projects/services/businesses
Subject area:

academic discipline


3 years


Prof. dr Vesna Mandić
University of Kragujevac
Mechanical Engineering Faculty
Sestre Janjic 6,
34000 Kragujevac, Serbia
Phone: +381 34 501 201
Fax: +381 34 501 901

Other partners:

University of Novi Sad, Serbia
University of Zenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina
University of Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina
University of Montenegro, Montenegro
University of Brighton, United Kingdom
Graz University of Technology, Austria
Centre for Social Innovation, Austria
University of Alicante, Spain
Business Technology Incubator of Technical Faculties Belgrade, Serbia
Business innovation centre LLC Kragujevac, Serbia
Business Incubator Novi Sad, Serbia
Hamburg University of Technology, Germany
Business Service Center of Government of Zenica-Doboj Canton, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Intranea Solutions, Serbia
Innovation centre Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Busines Incubator "Inventivnost", Podgorica, Montenegro