Dr. Ferdinand Xhaferaj:
Finished university studies for mechanical engineering at the University of Tirana in 1988, attended Master of International Security and Civil-Military Relations, in December 2002 in the U.S., Master of National Security Affairs, December 2002, U.S. Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA, USA .
In June 2006, has earned the title "Doctor" at the Defense Academy. Prof. Xhaferi has covered high positions in public administration, as Minister of Tourism, Culture, Youth and Sports. President of the Institute for Dialogue and Cooperation. Lecturer of International Organizations and Institutions at Hena e Plote, Beder University as well as at the university ‘’Aleksander Moisiu" in Durres.