Prof. Dr Mitko Kostov

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Mitko Kostov is a professor at St. Kliment Ohridski University in Bitola.

He received the Dipl.-Ing. degree in Electrical Engineering (May 1997), the Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering (May 2000) and the Ph.D. degree in Engineering (March 2008) from the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technologies, Ss. Cyril and Methodius in Skopje (link).

In the period Sept 2011 – Sept 2014 Kostov was the Head of the Department of Electrical Engineering at FTS, and in the period Sept 2014 – Sept 2022 he was the vice-dean for financial affairs at FTS. Since Sept 2022 Kostov has been Dean of the Faculty of Technical Sciences in Bitola.

Prof. Kostov’s research interest includes image processing, extraction of visual features for images, content-based image retrieval, nuclear medicine images denoising, analysis of electrical disturbances, power system load forecasting.

He has participated in bilateral and international projects – Tempus, Erasmus, Horizon 2020, IPA, COST and other programs, and had study stays in several foreign scientific institutions (link).

Mitko Kostov has been a member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers IEEE since 2006 and the Chamber of Certified Architects and Certified Engineers since 2008.

ORCID iD : 0000-0001-6757-1260
Scopus Author ID: 15765561900

  • Fundamentals of Electrical Engineering II
  • Circuit Theory
  • Electronics
  • Programming for Engineers
Introducing Two-Tier Studies in the Field of Metrology, Tempus Project N°JEP_19010_2004


The project objective was to reform and up-date undergraduate courses in the field of metrology and electrical measurements at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering (FEE) – Skopje and Faculty of Technical Sciences (FTS) – Bitola and to develop new one-year postgraduate study programme in the field of electrical measurements at FEE – Skopje.

Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands, Ss. Cyril and Methodius University, Skopje, Macedonia, AGH University of Science and Technology, Krakow, Poland, University St. Kliment Ohridski – Bitola, Macedonia.

DRIMS-Development of Regional Interdisciplinary Mechatronics Studies, TEMPUS IV Project  N°158644 – DE – JPCR


The project objective was the development of up-to-date interdisciplinary curricula in mechatronic studies that integrate mechanical engineering with electronics and intelligent computer control in the design and manufacture of products and processes with relevance to the labour market needs and the European Bologna process.

Aachen University of Applied Sciences, Germany, Vienna University of Technology, Austria, Technical University Sofia, Bulgaria, University of Bergamo, Italy,  Ss. Cyril and Methodius University Skopje, Macedonia, University St. Kliment Ohridski Bitola, Macedonia, University of Prishtina, Kosovo, University of Montenegro, Montenegro  and industry partners from Germany (APS-European Centre for Mechatronics in Aachen), Bulgaria, Macedonia and Montenegro.

WamPPP- Waste management curricula development in partnership with public and private sector, Erasmus+ Project 561821-EPP-1-2015-1-RS-EPPKA2-CBHE-JP


The project objective is waste management curricula development in partnership with public and private sector to respond to the urgently needed capacity build-up for the growing waste management (WM) industry.

College of Applied Technical Sciences Nis, Serbia, School of Higher Technical Professional Education in Novi Sad, Serbia, College of applied technical science Arandjelovac, Serbia, School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science of Applied Studies Belgrade, Serbia, College of Vocational Studies Belgrade, Serbia,  Technical University of Crete, Greece, University St. Kliment Ohridski Bitola, Macedonia, University of Maribor, Slovenia,  Technical University of Ostrava, Czech,  Alexander Technological Education Institute of Thessaloniki, Greece.

Cross-border collaboration to fight illegal logging and timber trade, 2014, AITOLOS European Cross-border collaboration IPA Grant

Bilateral project between Macedonia and Greece


Project activities are expected to reduce the volume of illegal logged wood that is transferred between the two countries and create active cross-border partnerships.

Transport policy model as a function of sustainable development of the Republic of Slovenia and Republic of Macedonia

Bilateral project between Macedonia and Slovenia


A new Network of European BioImage Analysts to advance life science imaging (NEUBIAS), COST Action CA15124


This Action is a programme for establishing a network of BioImage Analysts (BIAlysts), in order to maximize the impact of advances in imaging technology on the Life-Sciences (LSc), and to boost the productivity of bioimaging-based research projects in Europe.

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Biomarkers for Chronic Kidney Disease, COST Action CA16103


The overall aim of this Action is to eliminate the main barriers to the broader study, commercial exploitation and clinical use of renal MRI biomarkers.

Correlated Multimodal Imaging in Life Sciences, COST Action CA17121


The aim of this Action is to support collaborations in the field of correlated multimodal imaging (CMI), promoting and disseminating its benefits through showcase pipelines, and paving the way for its technological advancement and implementation as a versatile tool in biological and preclinical research.

TRansmission system enhancement of regIoNal borders by means of IntellIgenT market technology – TRINITY, Horizon 2020 Project, H2020-EU.3.3.4


TRINITY will address this challenge in order to improve the current situation and facilitate the interconnection of South-Eastern electricity markets – among them and also within the current Multi Regional Coupling area (MRC). The project will develop a set of solutions to enhance cooperation among the transmission system operators of SEE in order to support the integration of the electricity markets in the region, whilst promoting higher penetration of clean energies.

Glioma MR Imaging 2.0, COST Action CA18206


The aim of this Action is to build a pan-European and multidisciplinary network of international experts in glioma research, patient organisations, data scientists, and MR imaging scientists by uniting the glioma imaging community within Europe and progressing the development and application of advanced MR imaging for improved decision making in diagnosis, patient monitoring, and assessment of treatment response in clinical trials and clinical practice.

Education for Resource Efficiency in Manufacturing Industries EREMI, Erasmus+ Project 2020-1-BG01-KA203-079076


The EREMI team aims to develop and validate together an advanced higher education program, incl. Life Long Learning, on the interdisciplinary topic of resource efficiency inmanufacturing industries, as well as the overall system optimization of low or not digitalized physical infrastructure by applying IoT technologies, towards sufficiently educatedprofessionals on this economically, politically and technically crucial and highly relevant topic for the rapidly developing industries and economies of intensively economically andindustrially transforming countries – Bulgaria, North Macedonia and Romania.

University of Food Technologies – Plovdiv, Bulgaria, Hochschule Offenburg, Germany, Universitatea Politehnica din Bucuresti, Romania, Beia Consult International SRL, Romania, University St Kliment Ohridski Bitola, the Republic of North Macedonia

Cross Border Complex Floods And Forest Fires Prevention And Management SOLVE, Interreg-IPA CBC Project


Prevention, mitigation and management of natural disasters, risks and hazards

Decentralised Administration of Epirus and West Macedonia, Center for Development of Pelagonia Region, St. Kliment Ohridski University-Bitola, University of Western Macedonia – Special Account for Research Funds