BILATERAL EXCHANGE STUDENTS can participate in a formal exchange programme between their Home University and:


How to apply:

For application procedure please visit:  

or contact International Relations Office at the University of Zagreb at:   

All applicants are kindly requested to respect the APPLICATION DEADLINES (to receive your application documents by post) which are as follows:

  • 10 May for the winter semester / academic year
  • 10 November for the summer semester

Please bear in mind that the online application through University website is mandatory and that any nominee who does not apply online will automatically be rejected.


How to apply
Your home faculty has nominated you for student exchange period at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences University of Zagreb. In order to be accepted you will need to fill in the Application form and send it to us together with all the other necessary documents. Kindly note that only complete applications will be considered by the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (the Application Form and all the required enclosures).

Application documents:

APPLICATION FORM   (to be filled in on a computer, printed, signed by student and sent to the following email address:

Compulsory Enclosures:

2. Description of research proposal (for PhD students)
2. Transcript of Records and Certificate of Enrolment (signed and stamped)
3. Proof of English language proficiency – B2 (minimum)
4. Scan of the ID card (both sides) / Passport (first page with the photo and personal data)


  • Be sure to fill out this form legibly and correctly!
  • Students can apply only for the subject area /field of study arranged by the bilateral agreement. Courses from other subject areas are available only in a 30% of proposed study programme.
  • Department of English language and Literature will evaluate and accept only students who are studying English language at their home University (as major subject) and have high English language proficiency: for BA level (undergraduate) minimum B2 and for MA level (graduate) minimum C1.
  • LEARNING AGREEMENT has to be arranged with the departmental ECTS coordinator(s). It is important to contact respective departmental coordinator in order to receive updated list of courses for next semester. Some courses might be conducted in the form of individual consultations (because most courses are in Croatian language.)
  • Learning agreement will be signed by FFZG AFTER the evaluation process.
  • FREE Online Croatian Language Courses: A1.HR – A2.HR

All applicants are kindly requested to respect the APPLICATION DEADLINES which are as follows:

  • 30 May for the winter semester or full academic year
  • 15 December for the summer semester


BEFORE COMING TO ZAGREB (VISA, residence permit, health insurance)

LIVING AND STUDYING IN ZAGREB (estimated monthly living expenses, accommodation – private housing, local/public transportation, food and drinks etc..)

STUDENT RESIDENCE HALL: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences has no capacity of its own but if student is interested for the accommodation in the Student Residence Hall we can send inquiry to the Accommodation Unit of the Student Service Center.

Please note that incoming students within Erasmus+, CEEPUS and University bilateral agreements have priority for the accommodation.