At ISSBS we create connections.

We are very connected with our students and use innovative academic approaches based on knowledge, experience, and creativity to develop graduates, masters and doctors of science. We offer high quality, internationally oriented study programmes in economics, business and management; with these, we want to contribute to the development of knowledge society.

We offer our staff a stimulating research and academic environment that results in many successful projects. Collaborating with more than 350 institutions around the world, we are a successful international faculty.

Contact us


  • Mariborska cesta 7
  • 3000 Celje
  • Slovenija
  • Information on enrolment and study programmes:
  • General information: +386 3 425 82 40
  • E-mail:

  • Registration number: 2213818000
  • VAT ID: SI95628428
  • Bank account (IBAN): SI56 0400 1004 6523 614

  • Erasmus ID Code: SI CELJE03
  • ECHE Number: 235683-LA-1-2014-1-SI-E4AKA1-ECHE
  • PIC Number: 968823779
  • Organisation ID (OID): E10161457

International Treasury of Knowledge

Welcome to the 

International School for Social and Business Studies,

which is renowned locally and nationally, as well as internationally.
As the dean, I strive to ensure our students gain extensive applicable knowledge and experience, which they will benefit from in their careers. At the same time, I wish for many original ideas, motivated students with creative initiatives, and a great working atmosphere for all of us.
International School for Social and Business Studies is the treasury of knowledge you are looking for, so join us on our shared journey!
Asst Prof Dr Srečko Natek,

We create the future through knowledge, entrepreneurship and innovation

enrolled students in 2022/23
international mobility in 2021/22
guests from practice in 2021/22


Our mission is to enrich the professional development of our students and graduates, and improve their employability by providing high quality, internationally oriented education and research in economics, business and management, and thereby contribute to the development of a knowledge society.


To be recognised for our academic quality and social responsibility.

Study programmes in English

Study programmes at ISSBS are focused on the acquisition of quality knowledge. We offer 3-year PhD in Knowledge Management programme in English. Study programme allows for the optimum balance of work and study commitments. Students acquire knowledge of management, business studies, learning and education. The PhD programme also enables research and international publication.

Study programmes

International conference MakeLearn & TIIM

ISSBS organises scientific, professional and student conferences. For years, the well-established and highly successful international scientific conference MakeLearn & TIIM has been encouraging exchange of the latest achievements in management, economics, technology and education. Through the inclusion of experiences of young academics and practitioners from all continents, it stimulates the discussion and exchange of knowledge between academia and the business sector and offers a variety of options for publication.

MakeLearn & TIIM

Our lecturers and experts will pass
on their knowledge and experience .

Many international professors
and experts teach at ISSBS.



ISSBS strives to continuously improve in all areas of operation. Therefore, monitoring of performance and evaluation of achievements/quality is an important aspect of ISSBS operations. This is achieved by organising the activities properly, monitoring and controlling the key processes, measuring the effectiveness of processes, and their continuous improvement.
Link to the Annual reports
Link to the e-classroom Quality
Accreditations and Awards:
AZVO Croatia


The ISSBS library provides free access to study materials and information for study and research purposes. Students can borrow the literature for a maximum of three weeks with a valid student ID card. ISSBS students and teachers have free access to international databases of scientific journals SpringerLink and Proquest. We invite you to make the most of your access to quality literature. To request your username and password, contact us at

Academic press

The academic press publishes, supplies and organises printing of publications related to ISSBS educational and scientific research activities and other projects, as well as scientific and professional work of ISSBS departments, institutes, centres, and staff. These publications strengthen the availability and accessibility of study literature required as part of ISSBS study programmes.

"Studying at ISSBS comes with many adventures and fun outside the classroom."
Marjeta, Knowledge Management graduate
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