Aleksandër Moisiu University in Durrës (AUMD) is a public academic institution of the Republic of Albania. The University is located in Durrës and was founded by the Albanian government on 20 December 2005 . Being a multidisciplinary university, it offers six major fields of studies and more than forty programs in undergraduate studies (Bachelor Degree) and graduate studies (Professional Masters, Masters of Science and Doctoral School of Business). The number of the currently enrolled students is above 9000 (nine thousand) students and the university is one of the best higher education institutions in Albania. Through the establishment of “Aleksander Moisiu” University, the Albanian government wanted to offer the best experience of Western Europe Higher education practices.
Students are the main focus of the University and are considered the key stakeholders in every academic activity. Consequently, every university process and facility is oriented in providing the best university experience to the students. This is achieved through a highly motivated and qualified academic staff, computer facilities and a variety of extra-curricular activities. The university offers a unique academic experience through offering interactive learning programs offered by well-trained academic staff, student counseling and easily accessible electronic and physical library that enable students to perform high quality research.
Differently from other public universities in the country, AMUD is using the American grading system. The university offers unique studying curricula, Information Systems major being one of them.