International Student Congress 2018 in Skopje, Macedonia

Deadline:  10 June 2018
Open to: Bachelor Students, Master Students, PhD Candidates from around the world
Venue: 04 - 05 October 2018 in Skopje, Macedonia


We started this cherished tradition five years ago with the idea to give a chance to students from all over the world, to express their ideas and thoughts on a number of subjects. We are hoping that through their presentations on this year’s topic “Investing in Youth for a Sustainable Future”, we could develop a dialog which can greatly improve our view on our future.

So, we are thrilled to announce that for the fifth time now, we are opening the call for abstract to the International Student Congress 2018, under the guidance of the International Balkan University, and we are inviting you to send us your research papers on the following subtopics:

Economics, Management and Business:

  • Youth and Unemployment
  • Youth Entrepreneurship
  • Youth – led Innovation
  • Youth as a Smart Investment
  • Youth leaders of the future
  • Virtual currencies and stock of exchange


  • Youth and Technology: Power and Danger
  • The Role of the Youth in Nation Building
  • Investing in People – Education, Science, Technology and Skills Development
  • Crypto Currency and Data Mining

Psychology, Political Sciences and Social Sciences:

  • Youth over the Stigma on Mental Health
  • Adolescent Psychology/Psychopathology: A Future Viewpoint
  • Youth Mental Health: Theory and Practice
  • Positive Youth Development
  • Personality and Psychological Well-Being of Adolescents: The Moderating Role of Multiple Intelligences
  • Strengthening Resilience, Peace, Security and Governance
  • United Youth of the Future
  • Migration and Mobility
  • Brain Drain vs. Brain Gain


  • Youth, Identity and Digital Media
  • Youth, Civic Engagement, and the New Information Environment
  • Youth and Mass Communication: Pros and Cons

Art and Design:

  • Benefits of Youth Involvement in Art
  • Art and Designs Role in Empowering Youth
  • Developing the Creative and Innovative Potential of Young People for a Better Future

Legal Studies:

  • The Political Involvement and Decision Making of Youth
  • Young People as the Center of a Sustainable Development Agenda


  • The Effects of Multilingualism on Education
  • Modern vs. Traditional Teaching
  • New Trends in Formal and Informal Teaching


We would like to encourage students and to invite them to submit their abstract and become part of IBUISC’18. The abstract should contain a clear outline of theoretical framework, the theme or the work in discussion. The text of the abstracts should be submitted in English ONLY, and it should a maximum of 350-500 words. Submission of the abstracts shall be done directly in the Online Application Form. While fulfilling the Online Application Form, you will see a box where you should insert only the text of the abstract. You will also have separate boxes where you shall include the title of your paper as well as the keywords of your abstract.


In order to be considered eligible to apply, you must fulfill all of the following criteria:

  • Students at Bachelor Level
  • Students at Master Level
  • Students at PhD Level

We welcome submission of abstracts from students from all around the world including students from all levels of their studies related to the fields of economics, communications, psychology, political science, engineering, art and design, law, and education.


Participation fee packages:


  • Deadline for submission of abstracts: 10 June 2018
  • Announcement for accepted papers: 15 June 2018
  • Deadline for submission of full paper: 15 July 2018
  • 5th IBUISC 2018 Congress: 4-5 October 2018

In order to apply, register HERE.

If you have any questions, please write to:

The official web-page.