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Education in Croatia 

Croatia is an Eastern European country that is becoming more and more attractive to Students abroad due to its diversity. Almost the entire western and southern part of the country consists of a coastline with the Adriatic Sea.

Students who love water sports and sea adventures will find paradise in Croatia. There are hundreds of islands to explore. Inland, there are numerous castles, mountains, and rivers to keep the student busy.

This country with a population of about 4 million is located almost at the intersection of Western and Eastern Europe, making it the perfect blend of different cultures.

The location of the country makes it easy to travel to countries such as Austria, Italy, Hungary, and Slovenia.

Tuition fees in Croatia

The Croatian tuition fee error for international students varies depending on the level, university of choice, and field of study.

However, undergraduates in the Humanities, Humanities, and Social Sciences should expect to get $ 878 and $ 2,416.64 per year. They can be changed every year.

Tuition fees for engineering science courses should be around 3,300 per year, while science and medical sciences should be around 4,000 per year.

Specific tuition for each university for both graduate and student courses can be requested from the university you wish to enroll in.

Visa requirements

International students in Croatia must obtain a temporary residence permit (valid for one year) before being allowed to attend classes. Also, students coming from abroad must obtain an entry visa to Croatia. Visa applications can be submitted to the consulate or embassy in your country. The submission can be done by email or in person. Alternatively, you can apply for a residence permit at the nearest police station in Croatia. This applies to those who have already been in the country on an entry visa. However, for those who are still in their home country, an application for a residence permit can be submitted to the local Croatian embassy when applying for an entry visa. The process before visa approval can take up to 3 months. Therefore, pupils must apply on time to be included in the school calendar.

Documents required for visa applications:

  • Passport-size color photograph
  • Valid passport (both original and photocopy)
  • EU students can provide ID instead of a passport
  • Proof that you have received entry and residence in Croatia
  • Proof of health insurance
  • Proof that you have enough money to support yourself in Croatia
  • Registration fee:
  • The student residence permit application fee is around $ 73.
  • Requirements for candidates

All universities are open to international students in Croatia to have an international cooperation office. This section is primarily designed to provide the necessary information to students who come to this school. Therefore, students are encouraged to contact this office for relevant information. However, as a general rule, students must have a high school diploma or an internationally recognized certificate before enrolling in an undergraduate course.

Students who wish to validate their high school diploma can submit their certificates to an Educational and Educational Agency.

International students who have attended vocational high schools may submit their certificates for approval for an undergraduate course.

Postgraduate and Postgraduate Students – International students wishing to pursue postgraduate or postgraduate studies in Croatia must submit their certificates for confirmation to the Bureau for Academic Recognition of Foreign Higher Education Qualifications.

All universities offering postgraduate and postgraduate studies for international students have this department. Thus, the request is usually sent to the relevant university.

List of Top Universities in Croatia

Here is a list of the top universities in Croatia. They are ordered according to the world ranking and acceptance rate. 

To study in Croatia you should look at these top universities in Croatia:

  1. University of Zagreb, Zagreb
  2. University of Rijeka, Rijeka
  3. Split University, Split
  4. JJ Strossmayera University of Osijek, Osijek
  5. Zadar University, Zadar
  6. Jura Dobrila University, Pula
  7. University of Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik
  8. Shever University, Koprivnica
  9. Catholic University of Croatia, Zagreb
  10. Libertas University, Dubrovnik

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