Universities in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Higher Education in Bosnia and Herzegovina

2021 Ranking of Bosnian and Herzegovinian Universities

What are the most popular Universities in Bosnia and Herzegovina? uniRank tries to answer this question by publishing the 2021 Bosnian and Herzegovinian University Ranking of 46 Bosnian and Herzegovinian higher-education institutions meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being chartered, licensed or accredited by the appropriate Bosnian and Herzegovinian higher education-related organization
  • offering at least four-year undergraduate degrees (bachelor degrees) or postgraduate degrees (master or doctoral degrees)
  • delivering courses predominantly in a traditional, face-to-face, non-distance education format

Explore the uniRank League Table and University Ranking of 46 Universities in Bosnia and Herzegovina

2021 Sub-rankings by entities and cantons

Bosnia and Herzegovina is divided into 2 entities, The Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina (Federacije Bosne i Hercegovine) and Republika Srpska. The Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina is further subdivided into 10 autonomous cantons (Bosnian: kantoni). The vast majority of higher education institutions meeting the uniRank selection criteria are located in the Republika Srpska entity which is situated in the north of the country. The following uniRank sub-rankings or league tables take into account all cantons which include at least 2 Bosnian and Herzegovinian higher education institutions meeting the uniRank selection criteria.


Brcko District (2)   Central Bosnia Canton (5)  
Herzegovina-Neretva Canton (6)   Republika Srpska (19)  
Sarajevo Canton (4)   Tuzla Canton (6)  
Una-Sana Canton (2)  

Bosnian and Herzegovinian University lists

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