University of Rijeka


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University of Rijeka History

University of Rijeka was established in the year 1973. It is a public university which is situated in Rijeka in Croatia. Some of the faculties which later became the part of the university were established in 16th and 17th century. Along with its opening, other major universities were also established in the region.

University of Rijeka Programs, Courses and Schools 

University of Rijeka is organised into nine academic faculties, one academy and four departments offering multidisciplinary courses. It offers bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs. Other courses for which students can apply include research, student exchange program and virtual learning.

It is the home to the highly qualified and experienced faculties who are educated from the renowned universities of the world. It also offers vocational programs, integrated graduate programs, specialist graduate programs and postgraduate specialist programs. Students have to work of various projects.

University of Rijeka Campuses

University of Rijeka is the beautifully structured modern building with urban infrastructure. Campus facilities include cafeteria, sports facility, swimming pool, recreational area, academic buildings, student service centre, theatre, gym, athletic grounds, labs, internet services and study areas. There are student clubs and organisations which helps students in enhancing student personality by organising workshops and activities related to the field. Student exposure is given apart from classroom studies.

University library is a digital building stocked with books, magazines, journals, research guides, government documents, periodicals and study material. Databases, computer labs, study rooms, e-resources, help centre, borrowing services, printing access and sections are accessible.

University of Rijeka Achievements and USP

University of Rijeka is the internationally acclaimed university which is ranked among the top 15% universities of the world. It comes among the top 5 universities of the country and among top 1000 universities of the world according to QS Rankings. It has become the full time YUFE member. U.S. News and World Report has ranked it among the top 1200 universities of the world.

Students are assisted through scholarships and grants which are awarded by the university and other sponsors. They have to meet the eligibility criteria set by the university.

University of Rijeka Notable Alumni

Zlatko Komadina (Politician), Jakov Kitarovic (Engineer), Nina Broznic (Cross-country skier), Gari Cappelli (Politician), Oleg Butkovic (Politician), Gojko Susak (Politician), Dasa Drndic (Writer).

University of Rijeka Application Requirements


University of Rijeka Cost of studies


Undergraduate: HRK 8000

Fees may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.

University of Rijeka Deadlines

Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific deadlines.

University of Rijeka Rankings


US News
1001 -1200
Times Higher Education
GTU Rank


US News


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