1. In the Rules of study (PhD International Business Administration), course: International Business Administration (click here for more details) you can find all necessary information such as:

  • General regulations (Article 1. – 3.)
  • Educational outcomes of PhD study (Article 4. – 8.)
  • Organization of PhD study (Article 9. – 18.)
  • Structure of PhD study (Article 19. – 22.)
  • Curriculum (Article 23. – 26.)
  • Examination and evaluation of students (Article 27. – 37.)
  • PhD thesis; mentor, application of PhD thesis, writing and presentation of thesis (Article 38. – 63.)
  • Enrolment to PhD study – who can apply (I year) (Article 63. – 70.)
  • Enrolment to 2nd and 3rd year of study (Article 71. – 78.)
  • Equipment necessary for PhD study on the principle of Distance Learning (Article 79.)
  • Costs of study – payment of study (Article 80. – 83.)

2. Diploma will be issued also in English language with the title: Doctor of Science (Ph. D.), International Business Administration
3. Cost of studying is to be determined at the beginning of school year 2015/2016. Payment is made at the beginning of each school year.
4. Duration of study is 3 years or 6 semesters.
5. By the curriculum for PhD study (CLICK HERE), there are six mandatory subjects, three seminar papers for three elective subjects and also the obligatory participation on one of the international conferences in area of International Business Administration and  publishing one science article in area of International Business Administration in recognized magazine.
There are also the way of lecturing, scoring and evaluation of students as well as the assigned readings.
6. At the end of the study students write and present a PhD thesis with the help of their mentors.
7. The following are the names of professors who will hold classes on master study:

CIRCLE International
The college for international research, consumerism, leisure, entrepreneurship
International post graduate programmes validated by the University “VITEZ”


Provost of Circle International
Emeritus professor Claudio Vignali, emeritus at University “VITEZ” and professor from Manchester, Phorzeim, Szczcin Gloucestershire Universities

 Mohamed El Ansari, University of Bradford, University of “VITEZ”

Coordinator of PHD program
 Sinisa Dukic, University “VITEZ”

Publications Leader
Gianpaolo Vignali, Manchester University UK

Conference abstract coordinator
Daniela Ryding, Manchester University UK

European retail academy
Bernd Hallier, European Retail Academy Germany

Full Professoriate

  • Bernd Britzlemaier Pforzheim University Germany
  • Tomasz Wisniewski Szczecin University Poland
  • Enrico Bonetti the University 2 Naples Italy
  • George Lodorfos Leeds Beckettt University UK
  • Alberto Mattiacci La Sapienza Rome Italy
  • John Stanton St Joseph’s Uni Phil USA
  • Leo Dana The University of Montpelier France
  • Hans Ruediger Kaufmann University of Nicosia Cyprus
  • Mitsunori Hirogaki   Kushiro University Japan
  • Michael Fass  Uni of Glos. UK
  • Razaq Raj Leeds Beckett University UK
  • Tahir Rashid Salford University UK
  • Barry Davies University of Gloucestershire UK
  • Alaa Soliman  Leeds Beckett University UK

Adjunct Professoriate

  • Carmen.R. Santos University Leon Spain
  • Dolores Sanchez Bengoa Uni Vilnius
  • Madalena Pereira   Uni  Beira Interior Portugal
  • Iga Rrudawska University of Szczecin Poland
  • Carsten Bartsch HDBW Germany
  • Edyta Rudawska Szczecin University Poland
  • Kreiso Znidar   Prizma Zagreb Croatia
  • Dominique Gerber Chur university Switzerland
  • Gianpaolo Basile University of Salerno Italy
  • Vitor Ambrosio ESHTE Portugal
  • Juergen Polke Gloss University Germany
  • Anastasia Konstantopouloou  Edge Hill University  UK
  • Saeed Salem Alshamsi  Uae
  • Louise F. Reid  Gloucestershire University UK
  • Antonio Ferraco, Nanyang University

8. Classes, assigned readings, examinations and all the communication are in English language.
9. Students sign a Contract of study with University which determines the international rights and obligations as well as the amount of compensation.
10. Contact persons:

Coordinator for international PhD study in English language:
Siniša Dukić
e-mail :
+387 30 509 767