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College of Computer Science and Business Communications eMPIRICA


College of Computer Science and Business Communications eMPIRICA in Brcko District BiH was founded by the Local Business Initiatives Foundation Brcko District BiH and Ljubljana School of Business Slovenia.

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Study programmes

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Dear students and parents, distinguished colleagues and associates

College of Computer Science and Business Communications eMPIRICA is a modern educational and scientific institution, which works on the development of a prestigious image nourishing a high level of academic, human and institutionalised values and relies on their own resources. We strive to high quality teaching, raising standards of studying, developing scientific research, developing and applying curricula according to Bologna principles and labour markets demands, ensuring good quality and nurturing moral values with every individual, both students and teachers.

Degrees, scientific knowledge and skills, as well as education in the field of acknowledged industry certification acquired upon graduation from College of Computer Science and Business Communications eMPIRICA will enable them to choose an employment in BiH, regional countries and EU countries.

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Lifelong Learning Academy

Lifelong Learning Academy eMPIRICA offers advanced programmes, seminars, trainings in IT and business education which will improve your knowledge, business skills, efficiency and professional performance.

Within Lifelong Learning Academy eMPIRICA you can be tested and certified via our authorised  Certiport Testing Centre for the following programmes: Microsoft® Office certified programme, Microsoft® Technology Associate certified programme, Adobe® Certified Associate certified programme,  CompTIA Strata™ IT Fundamentals, Autodesk® Certified User certified programme, Intuit® QuickBooks Certified User certified programme i Internet and Computing Core Certification (IC³®).

IT Education programmes

IT education will infuse you with knowledge in information and communication technologies and computer skills:

The CISCO Networking Academy Programme

  • CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate) is the primary curriculum which includes basic knowledge and applications in the field of networking technologies,
  • CCNA Security- a curriculum which includes basic knowledge and applications in the field of computer network security,
  • IT Essentials- main curriculum which draws participants into the world of personal computers and Windows operating system. 


IT literacy programmes IC³ is a global and certified programme designed so one can gain digital literacy certificates in the sphere of basics in computer and Internet literacy. It's the first certificate acknowledged  by National Skill Standards Board (NSSB). Th latest IC³ programme known as IC3-GS4 ( Global Standard 4) is updated to use Microsoft Windows 7 OS and Microsoft Office package. IC³ icludes the following modules:

1. Computing Fundamentals

  • hardware,
  • software,
  • operating systems,
  • input and output devices,
  • troubleshooting,
  • computing technologies impact.

2. Key Applications

  • text processing,
  • table work,
  • presentation applications,
  • common capabilities of all applications which enable faster learning process, smarter work and better presentation.

3. Living Online

  • Internet work,
  • work in networking environment,
  • electronic mail,
  • communication, education and social interaction enhancement in safe and ethical manner.

e-learning programs learn how to devise and create online materials and eCourses using ICT, master technologies and e-learning techniques and familiarise yourselves with e-learning systems, media and technologies that can be used in classes. Improve and innovate the teaching process and become a distinguished author of online education content and class activities.

Business education programmes

Business education will enable you to master IT application methodology in business-making and skills in good management, business-making and communicating.

Business communication skills

Business communication skills programmes are offered in cooperation with the distinguished education centre HalPet business communication Ltd. from Zagreb whose experts have been providing trainings for business people and leading firms throughout whole Croatia.

Business communication skills programmes consist of the following programmes: management skills, communication skills, sales skills and other modern techniques for improving professional and personal performance.

e-business- introduction of electronic business will make your work faster and more efficient, as well as more interesting. Once you acquire work habits in the IT context you will not be able to imagine that you used to work any differently.

Business English This programme will enable you to make oral and written correspondence in English in adequate and professional manner. By attending this course you will be able to freely make a successful conversation with business partners from all over the world. Business English programme is intended for business professionals who want to develop communication with similar partners from around the world.

eMPIRICA’s curriculum is devised so as to ensure that the students gain knowledge necessary for acquiring ECDL, Cisco and CAPM certificates during the course of the studies. The curriculum is well distributed across all courses in all semesters. Seeing that eMPIRICA College will as part of Lifelong Learning Academy gain the status of a testing center for ECDL and Persons Vue, the students will be able to gain the certificates at their parent institution.

 Depending on the market demands and global trends in ICT and business skills, the Center will be extending the existing ones and introducing new courses, which will enable students and commonality to keep pace with development of the state of the art ICT and gain prestigious IT and business skills.

Why to Choose to Study at eMPIRICA

College of Computer Science and Business Communications eMPIRICA in Brcko District BiH offers truly unique study programmes in BiH and high quality access to educational process, which puts students' demands and needs in focus.

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Ten reasons why to study at College of Computer Science and Business Communications eMPIRICA

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Dual Diploma-Transnational Study Programme

eMPIRICA College and Ljubljana School of Business received in September 2012 from the Slovenian Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education NAKVIS (www.nakvis.si) authorisation to conduct transnational Business Informatics studies and issue BIH-SLO diplomas.

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Price List- Tuition that Covers all Studies Expenses

Dear students, so as to make your studies more financially affordable, keeping a high level of quality we have devised a scholarship that covers all your expenses during the studies.

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Recognition of Exams and Industry Certificates

We believe that many of you partly received education at other higher education institutions. We recognise your every knowledge which is connected to out study programme.

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Certiport Testing Centre

In November 2012, College of Computer Science and Business Communications eMPIRICA became Certiport testing centre.

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Local Cisco Networking Academy VS eMPIRICA

Local Cisco Networking Academy eMPIRICA

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eMPIRICA Photo Album

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  • Decision on work permit renewal dating from 16.06.2014.




    Decision on fulfilling conditions for founding an institution of higher education:


    eMPIRICA LICENSE - first accreditation>>>


    An Excerpt from Law on Higher Education in Brcko District, BiH:

    Article 29, paragraph (6) , Work permit from within paragraph 3 in this article stands as the first accreditation and work permit for the institution of higher education, which this institution is required to renew two years after the permit has been acquired, at the latest. 


    Decision on conducting Business Informatics transnational study programme for attaining a dual diploma >>>



    Cisco Academy - authorisation >>>



    Certiport testing centre - authorisation >>>




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  • Engineering Informatics

    Study programme Engineering Informatics at the College of Computer Science and Business Communications eMPIRICA in Brcko District, BiH is the only engineering informatics study programme in BiH which enables students to attend Cisco Academy programme free of charge within the study itself ( 4 semesters in Cisco Academy are content-wise transposed into 4 courses of the program study), which prepares them for passing the exam and acquiring the Cisco certificate, one of the most distinguished industrial certificates in the world in the network technology sphere.


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    Business Informatics

    Study programme Business Informatics at the College of Computer Science and Business education eMPIRICA in Brcko district BiH is the only Business Informatics study program in BiH which offers to students a dual diploma upon graduation- a degree issued by a licensed higher education institution from BiH (eMPIRICA College) and a degree issued by an accredited higher education institution from the EU (Ljubljana School of Business).


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  • Quality Assurance at eMPIRICA


    eMPIRICA regularly monitors and improves quality and efficiency of educational, scientific, research and professional work. Main task of a college in this segment is to establish mechanisms for quality monitoring and evaluation, and woork efficiency, primarily on the basis of self evaluation which includes all students and teaching staff. 


    Self evaluation, enables sovereignty to the college, which is a prerequisite for a true autonomy of an institution and it propels staff and students to thinking that each of us is responsible for the quality and improvement. eMPIRICA dedicates systematic, structured and lasting attention to work quality, especially teaching process quality.


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  • International Relations Office


    The main activities of International Relations Office involve developing inter-institutional and international cooperation, as well as conducting counseling, administrative and coordination activities in the course of eMPIRICA College’s involvement of applying for and participating  in international research and technical programs, mobility programs for students and teaching and administrative staff, as well as other available programs and projects.



    M.Sc Aleksandar Maksimović, Head

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    Selma Berbić, International Relations Officer

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