The Erasmus programme was launched in June 1987 and in 2007 celebrated its 20th anniversary. It is one of the best-known Community actions and addresses the teaching and learning needs of all those in formal higher education and vocational education and training at tertiary level. It supports the achievement of a European Higher Education Area (EHEA) and reinforces the contribution of higher education and advanced vocational education to the process of innovation.
The University of Rijeka joined this program in 2009 and since then has signed over
640 Erasmus bilateral agreements with universities from the majority of EU and program countries. This cooperation includes students and staff exchange. In twelve academic years more than 1400 University of Rijeka students and 500 staff members participated in Erasmus. Since 2011 University hosted more than 1300 incoming students and 500 incoming staff members.
Student mobility and accompanying academic recognition are deemed as necessary prerequisites for an open and dynamic European education area that will help facilitate European integration as well as employment market mobility. The University of Rijeka strongly encourages and facilitates student mobility through the Erasmus programme.
Students from European universities that have signed the Erasmus Bilateral Agreement with the University of Rijeka may spend one or two semesters studying at our University.
Please note that incoming Erasmus students should be
officially nominated by their home Erasmus coordinator. After being nominated for Erasmus exchange, Erasmus students should upload the Application Form and all relevant documents to UNIRI Erasmus Application Form database (see instructions under Incoming Erasmus Students).
10th June for the winter semester/whole academic year
10th November for the summer semester
1st semester (winter): beginning of October – end of January
2nd semester (summer): beginning of March – end of June
Examination period: February, end of June, beginning of July
Erasmus code: HR RIJEKA01
Erasmus University Charter
Erasmus Policy Statement
Erasmus Key Data 2020
Erasmus Mobility Office
Ulica Radmile Matejčić
University of Rijeka
Trg braće Mažuranića 10
Erasmus Coordinator and Office Head Maša Šašinka, M. Sc.
+38551 584 840
Assistant Expert Marijana Tomić Marinović, M. Sc.
+38551 584 843
Assistant Expert Brigita Gašparović, M. Sc.
+38551 584 841
Assistant Expert Patrizia Pelčić, M. Sc.
+38551 584 842
Assistant Expert Jasmina Diković, M. Psych.
+38551 584 844
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