Level of studies

Study holder

J.J. Strossmayer University of Osijek, Faculty of Economics in Osijek

General outline

Course of study: The programme is entitled Business Economics, course of study “Management”

Holder and proposer of the course of study: University of Josip Juraj Strossmayer in Osijek

Carried out by: Faculty of Economics in Osijek (as a constituent part of University of Josip Juraj Strossmayer in Osijek)

Duration of study: 3 years (6 semesters)

Admission requirements: Faculty of Economics in Osijek can be enrolled by persons who have completed four-year high school and have passed state matriculation exam, where only mandatory courses of the B Level are taken into account (Croatian Language, Mathematics and Foreign Language). In addition to the above courses, the average grade obtained upon completion of high school has the same role when enrolling at the Faculty of Economics. Components of the state matriculation are eliminatory, which means that if a candidate does not achieve the minimum number of points on these components, they will not appear on the list for enrolment at the Faculty of Economics in Osijek.

The special achievement component (high school average grade) is not eliminatory – if a candidate’s average grade is lower than 3.5, they will get 0 points from this component, but will, but will appear on the ranking list for enrolment at the Faculty of Economics in Osijek. The required number of points for enrolment can be compensated with points obtained at state matriculation exam.

Persons older than 25 years (who have finished high school before 2010), who have not taken state matriculation exam, also can apply to competition for enrolment in undergraduate study of the Faculty of Economics in Osijek for persons older than 25 years, where achieved average grade in four-year high school is the criterion for forming the ranking list for enrolment.

Professional or academic titles: After completion of three-year undergraduate studies with a final thesis students are awarded the degree Bachelor of Economics, course of study “Management”

The suggested undergraduate programme of “Management” is flexible, i.e. it has optional subjects which provide real job competence and employability, or on the other hand a choice of subjects that will prepare students for continuing their studies at graduate level. After completion of undergraduate studies “Management” students will have basic knowledge of economics and certain specialized theoretical and practical knowledge in the fields of management, financial management, marketing management and management in trade.