The University of Novi Sad (UNS), is the second largest university in Serbia with around 5000 employees and 50000 students. It belongs to the group of comprehensive universities, which are characterized by providing nearly all fields of science. The UNS is the only state university in the Autonomous Province of Vojvodina, comprising 14 faculties and 3 research & developmental institutes. The UNS possesses a high quality human, material and organizational capacity, allowing hosting of researchers from twinning partners. The University of Novi Sad is rather active in the international collaboration field participating in both educational and research projects and UNS has had 80 EU-funded projects as a coordinator and 245 as a partnering institution in the consortium. Thanks to the support and encouragement of the UNS management, 130 start-up and spin-off companies have been founded over the past 16 years.
Scientist-in-charge: Prof. Goran Stojanović