Science, research and innovation at the University of Banja Luka are conducted within the scope of the set strategic plans and programs.
Professors, associates and researchers at the University of Banja Luka annually organize on average around a hundred scientific and research projects, 40% of which are international.
Through framework programs financed by the European Union, the University participated in a significant number of TEMPUS and FP projects. Successful realization of several FP6 and FP7 projects, COST actions and other forms of international cooperation deserves a special mention.
Our University’s participation in EURAXESS project achieved the support for a more intensive mobility of professors and associates in international exchange and realization of international projects.
University of Banja Luka is rich in publishing activities, and its editions are available through the network of libraries, mimeographed notes shops and websites. Among the scientific magazines the Ministry of Science and Technology of Republic of Srpska ranked in 2014, 11 magazines are by faculties of the University of Banja Luka.
Every year the University of Banja Luka hosts over 20 international scientific professional gatherings (conferences, symposiums, congresses), which are organized within the authority of the faculties.
University of Banja Luka earned its right to HR Excellence in Research in April of 2015, which made it the first scientific research institution in Bosnia and Herzegovina to bear this sign.
Earning the HR of Excellence is a significant recognition for the University, but simultaneously it is a responsibility, because it implies executing all the measures of the Action plan based on the questionnaire on The European Researcher Charter and the Code conducted at the University of Banja Luka.