Enrollment to Veterinary Studies in English

Steps to enrol

If you have any questions on understanding your Steps to Enrol, feel free to contact the Information Desk at english.studies.info@vef.hr or +385 1 2390 106

Fill out the online application form and collect supporting documents needed to become a VEFUNIZG student including the proof of payment of the application fee.

Please send the documents to the following e-mail address: english.studies@vef.hr.

In the subject line, please include the title: Admissions for English studies and your last name.

Applications should be also sent by post to the following address: Faculty of Veterinary Medicine University of Zagreb, Veterinary Studies in English, Vjekoslav Heinzel Street 55, 10 000 Zagreb.

Deadline for application submission: The first admission round opens on 1 December 2018. The deadline for submitting a completed application form, including payment of the €50 application fee, is Wednesday 19 December. Admissions decisions will be announced on 24 December and a maximum of ten places will be awarded. All unsuccessful candidates will be considered in the second round without any need for reapplication. Successful candidates will then have three weeks to secure their place by paying the tuition fees.

In the first round, priority will be given to applicants who have already completed their high school education, although students in their last year can still apply.

The second admission round opens on 22 March 2019. The deadline is 12 April 2019 and decisions will be announced on 19 April. A maximum of an additional ten places will be awarded as well as any places from the first application round that have not been confirmed in accordance with the terms and conditions. All unsuccessful candidates will be considered in the third round without any need for reapplication.

The third admission round will open on 26 June 2019 with a deadline of 12 July 2019. All remaining places (a minimum of five) will be awarded on 19 July.

Should there be any available places left after the third round, a final admission round will be held from 1 September 2019 until 8 September 2019, with the final decision being announced on 12 September.

Candidates will be selected based on their academic potential (grades, awards, etc.) and their personal experience.

The fee must be paid within three weeks from the date of receiving formal Letter of Acceptance in electronic format. The payment of your tuition fee is an essential part of your registration.

Current tuition fees, payment deadlines. Payment is made directly into our bank account. Remember to quote your name when making a payment.

Plan early to ensure timely payment for study costs and watch for deadlines!

In order to obtain the first temporary residence permit you would need the evidence proving the enrolment as a full-time student, and also the proofs of the financial credibility, accommodation and health insurance policy.

For the candidates who need visa the travel health insurance covering first two months of your stay in Croatia will be good enough to get the residence permit in respective Croatian diplomatic representative body before entering the country.

Later, after your arrival to Zagreb, you will purchase the health insurance policy from the Croatian Health Insurance Fund for the rest of your stay.

Candidates who need visa: an application for the issuance of the First temporary residence permit and Visa may be submitted in respective Croatian diplomatic representative body before entering the country.

To get the visa you need to present the Letter of acceptance from the University.

A foreigner who do not need visa to enter the Republic of Croatia, an application for the issuance of the First temporary residence permit may submit to the competent body in Croatia.

Learn about transportation options to get you to Zagreb. Besides regular flights, there are also low budget companies offering direct flights to Zagreb and/or other nearby Croatian cities (Zadar, Rijeka, Pula, Split, Dubrovnik, Osijek).