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ADMISSIONS CRITERIA FOR EXCHANGE STUDENTS



ADMISSIONS CRITERIA FOR DEGREE SEEKING STUDENTS

Admission to all university study programs is restricted. The number of places is subject to an annual decision of the University of Kragujevac Senate. All students, including foreign citizens that wish to study at the University of Kragujevac need to complete a corresponding secondary school and have their diploma on graduation exam recognized.

For more detailed information on the admissions procedure prospective applicants are advised to inquire at the faculty of the University of Kragujevac they wish to enroll.


MINIMUM ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

University undergraduate program: completion of a four-year secondary school.

University graduate program: completion of a university undergraduate program; students with a higher education vocational degree can be allowed to enroll in university graduate programs under specially defined requirements. Entrance exams are usually held in early July and early September (for the institutions which still have available places for students). The ranking of candidates depends on both the entrance exam and the success from the previous level of education.

In order to be considered for admission the following is required for all applicants:

  • Original transcripts of records and High School Diploma that must be accompanied by certified translation into Serbian
  • Birth certificate (certified translation into Serbian)
  • Demonstration of competence in Serbian/English language
  • Application form, available at the Office of Students' Affairs at the faculty of the University of Kragujevac that candidate wishes to enroll

University postgraduate program: completion of a university graduate program.

For Master programs lasting one year with 60 ECTS a candidate has to have obtained Bachelor diploma with 240 ECTS points.

For Master programs lasting two years with 120 ECTS a candidate has to have obtained Bachelor diploma with 180 ECTS points.

Admission requirements vary from program to program (usually regarding the area of previous education) and should be checked on the web pages of the respective faculty with information on specific programs.

Note: All foreign documents must be translated into Serbian; copies of the original of the foreign public documents must be certified by a public notary.


Basic requirements to enroll Doctoral studies

Basic requirement to enroll doctoral studies is that the candidate has successfully completed a Master program and/or obtained at least 300 ECTS. Also, additional requirements, such as a minimum grade point average, published papers, etc. are determined by the institution and are presented at the web pages of the faculty offering specific doctoral study programs.

Note: The Faculties reserve the right to require some additional admission documents.

For more information on study programs offered by the University of Kragujevac, please see under the website section EducationStudy programmes in Serbian; Courses held in English.

Some faculties offer full programs or individual courses taught in English at all levels of study. Course catalogs change every academic year and are updated regularly.


TUITION FEES

The tuition fee for a study program is reached by the Senate of the University of Kragujevac and it depends on the type of the program. Information about tuition fee for individual programs can be obtained from the desired faculty of the University of Kragujevac.

The University of Kragujevac presently does not offer any financial assistance for foreign citizens, but you are advised to check if there is any bilateral cooperation agreement between your country and Serbia.
Foreign students must have sufficient financial means for the duration of their stay in Serbia.


List with tuition fees for foreign students for academic 2015/16.

Faculty Bachelor studies Master studies Integrated academic studies Doctoral academic studies Vocational studies
1. Faculty of Agronomy in Čačak 1.500 US $
2. Faculty of Economy in Kragujevac 1.800 € 2.500 €   3.000 €  
3. Faculty of Engineering in Kragujevac 1.500 € 1.600 €   1.800 €  
4. Faculty of Mechanical and Civil Engineering in Kraljevo 1.500 €
5. Faculty of Medical Sciences in Kragujevac     1.800 € 2.000 €  
6. Faculty of Education in Jagodina 2.000 €
7. Faculty of Law in Kragujevac 1.125 €
8. Faculty of Sciance in Kragujevac 2.500 € 3.000 €   3.000 €  
9. Faculty of Technical Sciences in Čačak 1.500 € 1.500 €   2.500 €  
10. Teachers Training Faculty in Užice 1.500 US $
11. Faculty of Philology and Arts in Kragujevac 2.000 € 2.000 €   3.000 €  
12. Faculty of Hotel Management and Tourism in Vrnjačka Banja 160.000 dinars