UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF BUSINESS ( former Professional Business Academy) started activity in Albanian Higher Education System in the academic year 2011-2012. The University College of Business was born as an initiative of free enterprise, based on the philosophy of a quality education, with contemporary standards and with a clear intention to contribute seriously and dispiteously to the education, prosperity, well-being, and development in Albania.
CUB was created in accordance with Law no. 9741, dated “21.05.2007,” On Higher Education in the Republic of Albania and operates based on the DCM no. 651, dated 14.09.2011. By Order No. 3, dated 05.01.2012 of the Minister of Education and Science, this institution has been licensed to start the academic and research activities of study programs in accordance with the given license, starting its academic activity since beginning of the academic year 2011-2012, in both her faculties (Faculty of Economics and Faculty of Law).
The institutional accreditation of HEI “University College of Business” was done by Order of the Minister of Education and Science no. 557, dated 16.11.2012, “On institutional accreditation of the University College of Business”.
All Bachelor studies offered by the Faculty of Economy and Law, at CUB, are ACCREDITED, based on the Order no. 500 dated 18.10.2012.
All Master Studies offered by the Faculty of Law are accredited based on the Order no. 545, date 13.11.2012.
All Master Studies offered by the Faculty of Economy are accredited based on the Order no. 553 date 23.11.2016.
Finally Based on Decision no. 100, dated 10.11.2017 The University College of Business has received Institutional Accreditation for 4 years from ASCAL and QAA.
Note: Based on the Order of the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports no. 39, dated 30.01.2018, the Professional Business Academy Institution changed its legal status and will now be called the UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF BUSINESS.