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Nestled in a dynamic, cosmopolitan setting, American University of Europe leverages its vibrant location to enhance our mission of delivering exceptional education and contributing to the welfare of our community.

Established in 2003 by Mr. Fiat Canoski as the country’s pioneering private institution, we’ve consistently pushed the boundaries of academic and creative exploration. Our commitment to a comprehensive, interdisciplinary education breaks down barriers between fields, fostering intellectual freedom and preparing students to navigate and lead in an increasingly complex world.


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Founded in 2003 and evolving into the American University of Europe – FON by 2020, this leading institution, established by Mr. Fiat Canoski, MA, has expanded its reach and academic offerings across Skopje. Embracing a commitment to innovation and quality education, AUE-FON has grown to offer a wide range of programs across multiple cycles of study, aiming to equip over 10,000 graduates with skills valued both locally and internationally. Focused on transformative education, it continues to adapt and excel in the modern educational landscape.

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The American University of Europe is dedicated to empowering individuals and communities by providing exceptional education, fostering innovation, and embracing a set of core values that prioritize academic excellence, ethical integrity, and the cultivation of leadership skills for global impact.



Exploring the American University of Europe’s Engagement with Erasmus+
American University of Europe – FON actively participates in the Erasmus+ program, showcasing its commitment to international cooperation and academic exchange. Here’s an overview of American University of Europe – FON’s involvement.
Erasmus Charter Holder: American University of Europe – FON proudly holds an Erasmus University Charter, enabling it to participate in various Erasmus+ activities.
International Cooperation: The university engages in international exchange programs facilitated by Erasmus+, fostering collaboration and cultural exchange.
Enhancing Education: Through Erasmus+, American University of Europe – FON enriches its educational offerings by providing students and staff with opportunities for mobility, training, and learning experiences across Europe.
Promoting Innovation: The American University of Europe – FON benefits from Erasmus+ initiatives that encourage innovation, peer learning, and the sharing of best practices in various academic disciplines.
Global Engagement: While American University of Europe – FON is based in Europe, its involvement in Erasmus+ reflects its commitment to global engagement and the promotion of internationalization in higher education.
Through its active participation in Erasmus+, the American University of Europe – FON demonstrates its dedication to providing students and staff with enriching academic experiences and fostering collaboration on an international scale.

Emma Matthews

BA Literary Studies

“For me, it’s about the academic sphere. The University is interesting, conceptual. We acknowledge how important it is to be experimental.”