Institute for Research in Environment, Civil Engineering and Energy – IECE is a private non-profit research institute strategically oriented towards sustainability. IECE was founded and accredited by the Ministry of education and science in 2014.

IECE is positioned to be the interface for academia and industry, to provide mutual and beneficial exchange of knowledge, ideas and expertise, to create platforms for knowledge exchange and networking, and to develop programs and activities that will help to ensure the wellbeing of future generations.

The foundations of IECE are set on three pillars:

Research, development and innovation

Higher education, VET, adult and youth education


IECE centres its education, research and consultancy services in the following fields: Environment, Civil Engineering, Energy, Management, Social Sciences and IT. Through each of these fields, we address the major sustainable issues and challenges faced at national and international level.

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