Education System Overview
In the 2015-2016 academic year, 29 U.S. students studied abroad for academic credit in Albania.
- High School: September – June
- Universities: October – July
Major school holidays/break: Mid-December – early January
Major exam period(s): February – March and June – July
Three years of English language classes are required for all Albanian high school students.
Structure of the University System
Years of study required to earn a bachelor's degree: 3 or more years
Language of instruction in universities: Albanian
Degrees offered: Bachelors, Masters and PhD programs