Zdravo everyone!
Does the best summer ever sound appealing to you? Come to the International Student Week in Belgrade (ISWiB) and spend 8 days with students all across the globe in the city that never sleeps. Not just that you will explore Belgrade and Serbian culture, but you will attend useful workshops that deal with burning issues of today's society using different methods such as: musical, video, photo..
Have fun and learn at the same time!
Enter the amazing world of ISWiB!


ISWiB 2017 Late Applications are opened!

ISWiB stands for International Student Week in Belgrade. It is an international educational and cultural festival that takes place in Belgrade, the capital of Serbia, aka city that never sleeps. During 8 days in July you will be provided with the opportunity not just to be introduced to Belgrade and Serbian culture, but to participate in various workshops dealing with the eminent problems of today’s world society using different methods such as: musical, photography, public speaking, landscape, architecture, yoga, IT etc.

Share your ideas and beliefs with your counterparts from all around the world in an environment free of prejudices, violence, xenophobia and hate speech. Get in touch with outstanding professionals in diverse fields and use gained experience in improving your own local society or for starting up your own projects!

ISWiB 2017 will take place in Belgrade 16 24 July, 2017. If you want to apply for the best summer ever, you can do it by filling out our online application form. You can find it on our website:  www.iswib.org or on our official Facebook page:  https://www.facebook.com/iswib

The application process has 2 STEPS.

  • STEP 1: Fill out online application form
  • STEP 2: Skype interview

Before applying, make sure to check whether you fulfill Applicant requirements:

  • An applicant should be a student or recently graduated person
  • S/he must be between 18 and 30 years old
  • An applicant must complete 2 STEPS of application (online application form + skype interview)
  • An applicant DOES NOT NEED A VISA to enter Serbia.

Fee & Expenses

The participation fee is 150€ for foreign students and 20€ for domestic students.

Application process starts on May 22nd, 2017 and it will last until May 28th, midnight 23:59 PM CET (Central European Time).

The fee for foreign students includes accommodation, food (3 meals per day), all workshop expenses, residential fee, a T-shirt and certificate. For domestic students, the fee includes all workshops expenses, without accommodation. Students currently studying in Serbia can be accommodated in the student dormitory as well if they want to, but they will also have to pay full price of 150 Euros.

Travel and personal expenses must be covered by participants themselves. World Youth Wave and ISWiB Team may not provide any travel reimbursement or financial support.

Enter the amazing world of #ISWiB2017!

Apply HERE


Applications to volunteer at ISWiB are now open!

This year, the biggest student festival in Southeastern Europe - ISWiB (International Student Week in Belgrade) will be held July 16th through 24th. The festival has been organized and held since 2006 by the World Youth Wave association, and each year it gathers more than 300 students from all over the world (Serbian and foreign), who get to enjoy Serbia’s capital, Belgrade. Under this year’s motto, ‘Youth strikes back’, students from 50 countries will participate at ISWiB and through different educational and entertaining content, during eight days, have the opportunity to meet each other, exchange ideas and work on solving problems from different areas of life.

We are inviting all young people who are interested in joining us as volunteers in organizing the International Student Week in Belgrade. As such, they will have the opportunity to gain a range of experiences – besides being responsible for the realization of different activities, they will have a chance to meet foreign students, work with them and participate in many educational and entertaining manifestations within the festival. As ISWiB is an international  project, the official language is English.

Voluntary sectors on the festival are:

  1. Group guide volunteers
  2. Info & host volunteers
  3. Logistics sector
  4. Media volunteers - video and photo*

Terms of volunteering:

  • To be between 18 and 30 years old and with residence in Belgrade;
  • Good knowledge of English.

*In case you are applying to be a Media volunteer, you need to have your own equipment (camera, easel), and work experience in Photoshop or similar programs (photo) and editing (video).  You should send us the link to your portfolio (if you have one), or some of your work.

How to apply?

The application form is HERE

Application deadline is May 14th!

For more information about applying, volunteering, and the festival as a whole, explore our official website, and our Facebook pages World Youth Wave or ISWiB.