International Week

It is our great pleasure to invite you to the “Second Erasmus+ International Teaching and Training Week” which will take place between 18th and 21st of March 2019 in Sofia, Bulgaria hosted by the International Business School.

A main goal of the International week is to provide opportunities for universities’ staff members to share and discuss common problems and experience in the field of innovations and entrepreneurship in education and business.

A four-day program of workshops and meetings has been planned. In parallel teaching sessions for teaching staff members in the field of economics, tourism and management have been provided.

This International Teaching and Training Week is our unique approach for enhancing international cooperation and partnership. It is also a great opportunity to make new contacts and to learn about our university, city, country, and culture while conducting teaching or training activities.

Second International Erasmus+ Week Handbook

Application Form

Hosting Higher Education Institution:

International Business School

Institution website:






Monday, 18 March 2019 to Thursday, 21 March, 2019


Maximum number of participants:


Deadline for applying:

31 January 2019


Accommodation upon request


For teachers the week offers the possibility to teach in the following fields:

  • International business
  • Business administration
  • Accounting
  • Economics
  • Innovations
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Tourism

 Staff members have the opportunity to benchmark and share their expertise in the following services:

  • Administration services
  • Distance learning
  • Continuing education
  • Student services and mobility
  • International and business relations
  • Research and development activities

All the sessions will be conducted in English.

Participation in the Sixteenth International Scientific Conference of the International Business School “Innovations and Entrepreneurship in Education and Business”, which will take place on the 22-23 March 2019 in Sofia, is an additional opportunity after the international week officially ends. The Sixteenth International Science Conference of the International Business School intends to become the platform of introducing innovative theories, products and services; discussions on the problems of policies of intelligent specialization and development of science and education; popularization of good practices and innovative methods of transfer of knowledge. For more information about the conference, please follow the link:

The participation in the International week requires a registration fee of 50 euros per person, which includes coffee breaks and lunch snacks. A visit of Plovdiv city is optional and will cost respectively 22 euros per person, which includes transportation and beverages. You can find more information about Plovdiv here.

The International Business School will support the participants with accommodation arrangementsupon request.

The participants should cover their travel and accommodation costs through Erasmus+ mobility programme (TSM – Teaching Staff Mobility and Staff Mobility).

For enrolment please fill in the application form here.

The deadline for applying is 31 January 2019. Confirmation of selected applicants and detailed individual programmes will be sent by 08 February 2019. Because the number of participants is limited we can approve participation of only two staff members per institution. Thank you in advance for your understanding!

Don‘t miss the chance to meet new people, to enjoy the beautiful capital city of Sofia and to participate in the International Week.

Please feel free to forward this message to your colleagues that might be interested in.

We remind you that European Union participants have the possibility to apply for ERASMUS + Staff Training mobility grants from their home institutions.

For further details you may contact us at: or

We are looking forward to seeing you in Sofia, Bulgaria!


Yours faithfully,

Daniela Georgieva

Institutional Erasmus+ coordinator

Participants are kindly requested to contact their home institution for STT funding, where possible.

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