Undergraduate studies

The Faculty of Economics and Business in Rijeka carries out two undergraduate study programs: Economics and Business Economics.
Undergraduate study programs last for three years – six semesters, and upon the completion of the program, students receive the academic title Bachelor in Economics, univ. bacc. oec.

Undergraduate studies are being carried out in two ways: as full-time and part-time study programs.
Full-time students receive the financial support from the Ministry of Science and Education, whereas part-time students pay tuition fees.
Full-time students have certain rights during their studies, such as: health insurance, subsidized meals, accommodation in student housing etc.
Part-time students attend classes in the afternoon, so that they can work and study.

The individuals who completed a corresponding four-year secondary education program and passed the secondary school exit exams (state Matura) have the right to enroll in an undergraduate study program. Students enroll in an undergraduate study program via "Postani student” system.

The Faculty of Economics and Business in Rijeka has enabled the enrollment in a part-time undergraduate study program through the call for enrollment "24+” for individuals who are 24 and over and who did not take the secondary school exit exams (the state Matura). A certain number of places has been ensured for such individuals, and the enrollment takes place at the Faculty (not via the NISpVU system).
The call for enrollment (conditions, the classification process and enrollment) is announced every year during May/ June.

Upon the completion of an undergraduate study program, students are awarded a minimum of 180 ECTS credits and are able to enroll in a corresponding graduate study program .

The acquired knowledge and skills can be classified into five categories: Knowledge and Understanding, Applied Knowledge and Understanding, Making Conclusions and Critical Thinking, Communication, Learning Skills. The acquired competencies are manifested through the ability to analyse, synthesize and solve problems in the field of economics and business economics; to develop critical thinking; to develop the ability of self-studying, to make relationships among different types of knowledge, to adjust to new relationships (flexibility); to creatively solve business problems of institutions and companies, their organization, management and other highly qualified jobs in the field of economics and business economics, i. e. to develop and apply professional achievements. 

Depending on the chosen undergraduate study program (Economics or Business Economics) and study track, the acquired qualification of the Bachelor in Economics/ Business Economics enables the students to find a job and carry out demanding professional work at partnerships, companies and state administration.

Some of the occupations for Bachelors in Economics are: low-level and middle-level managers in different activities, the CEOs of small/ medium-sized companies and other institutions, and other business-organizational and related experts, business experts for finance and banking, analysts, PR or HR experts etc.

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