University of Zagreb
University of Zagreb

Continente: Europe

Country: Croatia

Address: Trg Republike Hrvatske 14, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia

Web Site: www.unizg.hr



About University of Zagreb:

The University of Zagreb (1669) is the oldest and biggest university in South-Eastern Europe. As a comprehensive public Central European university, University of Zagreb offers education and research and in all scientific fields (arts, biomedicine, biotechnology, engineering, humanities, natural sciences and social sciences) and a broad spectrum of courses at all study levels, from undergraduate to postgraduate. With 29 Faculties, 3 Art Academies and the University Centre for Croatian Studies it is the flagship educational institution in the country, a place where more than 7900 teachers and 72480 students develop knowledge and acquire skills. The University excels not only in teaching, but also in research, contributing with over 50 percent to the annual research output in Croatia and 80 percent of scientific productivity of all Croatian universities. The central strategic issue of the future development of the University of Zagreb is for it to be a research oriented institution with teaching of high quality. Accordingly, the focus will be on master and doctoral programs, encompassing all fields of science and art, boosting transdiciplinarity and interdisciplinarity as well as translational research, nurturing the culture of innovation and transfer of knowledge. This should result in better intersectorial harmonization on local and regional levels. University of Zagreb is in the process of building a new Campus “Borongaj” which is the biggest investment in Croatian education in the last 150 years, and when it is built (finished) it will be used by more than 20 000 students. The Campus was officially opened on October 12th 2007 and for now it hosts 4 university units: Centre for Croatian Studies, Faculty of Education and Rehabilitation, Faculty of Traffic Engineering and Faculty of Economics and Business (only vocational study programmes in economics and business). Five other faculties are also planning to relocate to the Campus in the next few years. Besides the (re)construction of university buildings, Campus will be a home to a sports centre, student residence hall and a number of institutes.



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
World University Rankings 479 - - - - 447 - - - - 478 501-550

ByField

Field 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agriculture - - - - - 198 - - - - 351-400 351-400
Engineering - - - - - - - - - - 451-500 -
Life Sciences - - - - - - - - - - - -
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - - - - -
Natural Sciences - - - - - - - - - - - -
Social Sciences - - - - - - - - - - 451-500 -

BySubject

Subject 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agricultural Sciences - - - - 191 198 232 244 237 196 148 123
Chemistryical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - - 401-450
Chemistry - - - - - - - - - - 451-500 451-500
Civil Engineering - - - - - 246 - - - - - 351-400
Computer Science - - - - - - - - - - 401-450 451-500
Electrical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - 451-500 451-500
Environment / Ecology - - - - - - - - - - - -
Geosciences - - - - - - - - - - - -
Materials Science - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mathematics - - - 280 272 169 209 268 232 175 229 255
Mechanical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - - 301-350
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - - - - - - - - - - -
Physics - - - - - - - - - - 401-450 401-450
Plant & Animal Science - - - - - - - - - - - 351-400