University of Novi Sad Technical faculty "Mihajlo Pupin" Zrenjanin



The subject deals with the introduction to the basic concepts of intelligent agents, as well as their purpose and capabilities. Students are training for the use of agent-based methods and techniques in real and simulated environments. The following topics are covered: Concept and History of the Development of Intelligent Agents, Characteristics of Intelligent Agents, Learning, Autonomous Action, Adaptation and Communication, The Structure and Description of Intelligent Agents, Languages ​​for Communication between Intelligent Agents, Centralized and Specialized Agents, Distributed Agent Systems, The Role of Agents, Mobile Agents, Agents in Practice, Agents on the Internet, Examples of Specific Agents. Through their practical work, students need to apply knowledge to solve specific problems.



General information

Study program: Information Technologies - master (optional subject)


Semester: 1

Lectures: 2

Exercises: 2




Vladimir Brtka, Assistant professor



Course books


  1. 1 Russel Norvig, Peter Stuart, "Artificial Intelligence: A Modern Approach", Prentice Hall 1995.
  2. Vladimir Brtka, "Meko računarstvo", Tehnički fakultet "Mihajlo Pupin", Zrenjanin 2013.
  3. Petar Hotomski, "Sistemi veštačke inteligencije", Tehnički fakultet "Mihajlo Pupin", Zrenjanin 2006.
  4. Engelbrecht Andreas, "Computational Intelligence, An Introduction", John Wiley & Sons Ltd, England 2002.