NIBS Opportunities Board

NIBS members join the network to seek out more opportunities for their students and colleagues, they also want to promote their own universities opportunities for international engagement. The NIBS Opportunities Board facilitates the sharing of these opportunities amongst members and, if applicable, the wider academic community.

Promoting your opportunity

All NIBS members can post their opportunities on the opportunities board and via the NIBS shout-out function by sending details of the opportunity to

Examples of opportunities are short courses, summer courses, conferences, visiting lectureships, scholarships and competitions.  Please note only opportunities from NIBS members can be promoted via the NIBS website.

Looking for opportunities

NIBS members can also use the “NIBS Shout Out” Forum to seek out new opportunities for their students and universities. Please note this is a function available only to NIBS members, the forum is a private forum and not available publicly. Please email with details of opportunities or queries for the members network.

NIBS Opportunities Board

Opportunity Opportunity CountryUniversityContact
Zuyd International Business are looking partners in Italy for student exchange. Student ExchangeNetherlandsZuyd University of Applied Science, International Business School Patrick Schoenmakers

Partners in the areas of business and economics, management and organization and industrial psychology areas would be a good fit for the project. Additionally, we are looking for a partner to carry on the technology side (website development, social media…) The budget per partner is expected to be approximately 20.000-30.000 euros.
Looking for partners for an Erasmus + project: Partnerships for CollaborationTurkeyDokuz Eylul University Faculty of BusinessThe interested partner (s) can contact Dr. Banu Atrek – Email: for further information before 27th of January 2023.

An online meeting will be arranged for initial discussions.
8th Annual Eurasia Higher Education Summit, EURIE 2023 March 1-3, 2023 in Istanbul Turkey

EURIE 2023 poster

Conference TurkeyEURIE 2023
16th International Week on 08-12 May 2023 in Izmir, Turkiye

Please note for the first time administrative colleagues in addition to academic colleagues are welcome. The theme will be ‘’Global Issues’’ in business and management, economics, international relations, political science and tourism. Participating lecturers are expected to deliver a modular course of 9 hours on their selected topics to the same group of students for three consecutive days.
Cost: €120

Further details are available in the covering letter: 16th International Week Cover Letter 20233_01_11
Registration form: 16th IW Registration Form_2023_01_11
International WeekTurkeyDokuz Eylul University Faculty of BusinessMs Isinsu Atalay, MSc., International Students and Scholars Office (ISSO)

Dokuz Eylul University Faculty of Business


The 8th China International College Students’“Internet+” Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition.

If you have had students teams who have entered the NIBS Business Plan Competition or NIBS Case Competitions this could be of interest to you.

This is an opportunity extended to NIBS members to join what has to be one of the largest global competition for innovation and entrepreneurship. It has been running since 2015, previous competitions have registered 6.03 million teams, 25.33 million college students from 121 countries spanning five continents.
Student CompetitionChinaShandong Technology and Business UniversityIf school is interested in sending students for this competition, please complete the pre-registration form by 27 May 2022 and send to Ms Lili Sui, Director of the International Office, Shandong Technology and Business University, email
Ph.D and Masters opportunities (Philosophy) for June and November start. Ph.D: A generous 50% scholarship is available for students signing up for the Ph.D programme. Study opportunityThailandAssumption UniversityFurther details are available from the website:

Small Firm Internationalisation and International Entrepreneurship ‘Managing Sustainable Innovation’
Date: 1 - 2 September 2022, in Bangkok

The University of Applied Sciences Würzburg-Schweinfurt is proud to announce that the Würzburg International Business Forum’s 5th International Business Conference (WIBF-IBC) will be hosted by Rajamangala University of Technology Phra Nakhon (RMUTP). The conference will be held in Bangkok, Thailand between September 1-2, 2022 with the partnership of RMUTP, the Global Alliance SME Research & Cooperation (GASMERC), IHK Mainfranken, and the Transnational Corporations Council of Studies (TNCCS).

The conference is designed to bring together outcome of current research from the fields of SME internationalisation and international entrepreneurship with a special focus on managing sustainable innovation.
ConferenceGermany & ThailandUniversity of Applied Sciences Würzburg-Schweinfurt, GermanyWebsite:
Challenges and Sustainability in the Post-Covid-19 Era:

Asian Responses to Economic, Security, and Social Dilemma
ConferenceHungaryBudapest Business SchoolContact:


Competitions now open for registration

Entrepreneurial vision. International focus. Extraordinary opportunity.