Education System Overview
In the 2015-2016 academic year, 406 U.S. students studied abroad for academic credit in Croatia, a figure that has more than doubled in the past five years.
Academic year: September – June
Major school holidays/break:
- Spring Holiday: Mid-April
- Summer Holiday: June – September
Major exam period(s): February and June – July
Four years of English language classes are required for all Croatian high school students, as well as 1-2 years for university students.
The government of Croatia has developed a policy to increase both inbound and outbound student mobility by at least 20% by 2020.
Structure of the University System
Years of study required to earn a bachelor's degree: 3 - 4 years
Language of instruction in universities: Croatian
Degrees offered: Bachelors, Masters and Doctorate