University of Belgrade (UB) is the premier research and higher education institution in the Republic of Serbia. Along with teaching activities, with more than 150 programs at the undergraduate level and a large number of highly specialized graduate-level programs, the University is a leader in scientific research in Serbia and the region. The University of Belgrade has extensive international cooperation with a great number of universities on six continents. It is also a member of the International University Association (IUA), European University Association (EUA), and Balkan University Network (BUN), to name a few. University staff has built considerable professional and managerial experience by participating in numerous large European Commission projects, such as Tempus, FP7, Erasmus Mundus, Erasmus Mundus External Cooperation Window – Basileus, etc. the University of Belgrade has 31 faculties and 13 institutes.