Summer school

Summer School 

LIII International Seminar 

On Macedonian Language, Literature and Culture

We have the honour to invite you to participate in the LIII International Seminar on Macedonian Language, Literature and Culture that will take place in Ohrid from 16.8 until  3.9.2020. We have prepared a rich and diverse program for the participants of the Seminar. The program is comprised of Macedonian language tutorials, lectures in the area of language, literature and culture, as well as a number of elective courses in different areas.

The organization of this Seminar is based on a long-term experience. Participants will be given the possibility to work with the best Macedonian language lecturers, to attend lectures of specialists in various areas which come from highly established scientific and cultural institutions, as well as to become acquainted with the work of eminent artists from Macedonia.

We invite you to participate in the Summer School in Ohrid and to get to know us better. Until our encounter, please accept my sincerest regards.

 Professor Vesna Mojsova-Chepishevska,  Ph.D

Director of the International Seminar on

Macedonian Language, Literature and Culture


The Seminar is organized by the Ss. Cyril and Methodius University in Skopje.

Address:     blvd. Goce Delcev 9, 1000 Skopje Macedonia

E-mail:     msmjlk@ukim.edu.mk


The Seminar participants are comprised of foreign Slavic studies scholars, Macedonian language scholars, experts on Balkan studies, university professors, researchers, translators, young researchers as well as Slavic and Balkan studies students from all over the world.

Macedonian language lectors and Lecturers

The Seminar engages as speakers or lecturers only leading experts in their field. The Macedonian language lecturers are part of the Faculty of Philology “Blaže Koneski” in Skopje, and the participating lecturers are all eminent scholars, either at the Ss. Cyril and Methodius University, or other distinguished scholarly research and cultural institutions in the Republic of Macedonia.


The Seminar will take place in the beautiful city of Ohrid, situated by the magnificent Ohrid Lake, the deepest lake in Europe (960 ft) and one of the oldest in the world. Ohrid is the most beautiful and most attractive city in Macedonia – it is the pearl of ancient architecture and treasury of valuable historic and cultural monuments. Ohrid is one of the oldest European cities. Its antique name is Lychnidos. It is rich in churches and monasteries, built mainly between VII and XIX century. It retains a collection of over 800 icons painted in Byzantine style from XI to XIV century.   Ohrid could be named a city-museum; it represents a combination of the antique, modern and oriental. It possesses specific old architecture as well as modern luxurious tourist capacities. The production of the Ohrid pearl is also one of Ohrid’s specifics. Being one of the leading tourist centres in Macedonia, Ohrid has always been attractive to tourists offering a diverse repertoire of cultural monuments, events and untouched natural beauty.


The Seminar is comprised of language tutorials and lectures in the morning and cultural activities in the afternoon.

 Participants can choose an appropriate degree in the stated courses:

•    Beginners’ course

•    Intermediate

•    Advanced linguists

•    Advanced literature.

Certificate of Macedonian Language Proficiency

At the end of the Seminar, participants will receive a diploma, certifying to their acquired knowledge and skills based on the courses they attended at the Seminar. Upon request, the Seminar can specify the exact number of classes that the participant attended.

Members of the organization team

Professor Vesna Mojsova-Chepishevska Ph.D

Evdokija Ilijevska


• Address: Ss. Cyril and Methodius University, International Seminar on Macedonian Language, Literature and Culture, blvd.Goce Delcev 9, 1000 Skopje Macedonia

• Tel: (+389 2) 3293-232

• E-mail: msmjlk@ukim.edu.mk

 More details are available at: www.ukim.edu.mk/msmjlk

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