On May the 9th, Ambassador MARIC visited Shophia University in Tokyo, one of the most prominent private universities in Japan. Ambassador MARIC held talks on promoting cooperation in education with professors Toshiaki KOSO and Taro KOMATSU. Professor KOSO introduced the academic achievements of the University with other 298 educational institutions in over 59 countries. He emphasized on professor KOMATSU’s achievements in deepening cooperation with the University of Sarajevo in the fields of foreign language learning methods and approaches. Ambassador MARIC proposed new initiatives in fostering the academic exchange between the University of Sophia and higher education institutions in BH as means of direct contribution to the acquaintance with diverse cultures and traditions as well as the contribution to the exchange of knowledge and experiences.