CROWN PRINCE ALEXANDER AT ANNIVERSARY OF
Belgrade, 14 September 2009 – His Royal Highness
Crown Prince Alexander II attended a ceremony on the occasion of the
201st Anniversary of Belgrade’s University at the Civil Engineering
Faculty in Belgrade today. After the opening speech of Prof. Dr
Branko Kovacevic, Rector of Belgrade’s University, and H.E. Dr Zarko
Obradovic, Minister of Education, the best students were awarded
special prizes, and several distinguished guests received “Professor
The ceremony was well attended, by
representatives of all member Faculties of Belgrade University, as
well as Rector of Novi Sad University Prof. Dr Radmila Marinkovic –
Neducin, Academician Ljubisa Rakic, deputy President of Serbian
Academy of Science and Arts, representatives of students’
organizations, guests of honour and media representatives.
HRH Crown Prince Alexander II had the pleasure of
meeting the best students of Belgrade’s University after the
official part of the programme, and expressed his support and
congratulated these young people on their success.
HRH Crown Prince Alexander II Foundation for
Education has obtained scholarships for around fifty of the most
distinguished Serbian students to continue their education at best
Universities in United Kingdom and the United Sates, and will
continue to support talented young Serbian scholars.