Information about Republic of Macedonia
The Republic of Macedonia is a multi-ethnic and multi-cultural country located in the heart of South East Europe. It is relatively small with approximately two million inhabitants; close to the Adriatic coast and bordered by Serbia, Kosovo, Bulgaria, Greece, and Albania. Its climate is diverse, ranging from Mediterranean to mountain, with four beautiful seasons including warm summers and snowy winters.
Macedonia was part of the former Yugoslavia and received independence in 1991. In 2005, it gained candidate status for European Union (EU) membership. It is easily accessible with two international airports and a good road infrastructure. Its people are welcoming and the country offers you an interesting place to study.