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Univerzitet u Sarajevu

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Founded in 1949, the Univerzitet u Sarajevu (University of Sarajevo) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium city of Sarajevo (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Sarajevo Canton. Officially recognized by the Ministarstvo za obrazovanje, nauku i mlade Kantona Sarajevo (Ministry of Education, Science and Youth of Sarajevo Canton), Univerzitet u Sarajevu (UNSA) is a large-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational Bosnian and Herzegovinian higher education institution. Univerzitet u Sarajevu (UNSA) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor's degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor's degrees, master's degrees and doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. This 74-year-old Bosnian and Herzegovinian higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UNSA also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Snapshot


Univerzitet u Sarajevu's Control Typepublic


Univerzitet u Sarajevu's Entity Typenon-profit


Univerzitet u Sarajevu' Size by Total Enrollmentlarge-sized


Univerzitet u Sarajevu's Selectivity by Acceptance Ratenot reported

University Identity

Name (English) University of Sarajevo
Acronym UNSA
Founded 1949
Colours Dark blue

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University Location

Address Obala Kulina Bana 7/II
71000 Sarajevo Canton
Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Univerzitet u Sarajevu Phone Number +387 (33) 226 378
Univerzitet u Sarajevu Fax Number +387 (33) 226 379

Study Areas / Degree Levels


What is the difference between generalist and specialized universities in terms of the range of study areas they offer, degree levels available and academic and carreer paths pros and cons? Read our guide article about generalist and specialized universities to learn more.

Study Areas and Degree Levels Matrix

The following Univerzitet u Sarajevu's Study Areas/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main study areas and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify Univerzitet u Sarajevu's academic range and degree level offering.

Programs and Courses

Programs and courses

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Tuition Fees


Yearly tuition fees refers to the amount of money that a student is charged by a University for one academic year of full-time study. Read our guide article about tuition fees and financial aid options to learn more.

Yearly Tuition Fees Range Matrix

This Univerzitet u Sarajevu's Tuition Fees Range Matrix is divided into 2 types of students, local and international students, and 2 degree levels, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and aims to help students to have an approximate idea of the yearly tuition range they might expect to pay at Univerzitet u Sarajevu.

Univerzitet u Sarajevu: Tuition Fees Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,499 US$
(910-2,280 Euro)
1,000-2,499 US$
(910-2,280 Euro)
2,500-4,999 US$
(2,280-4,555 Euro)
2,500-4,999 US$
(2,280-4,555 Euro)

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Admission Information

uniRank publishes below some basic Univerzitet u Sarajevu's admission information.

Univerzitet u Sarajevu's Gender Admission Policy Gender Admission

This institution admits Men and Women (coed).

Univerzitet u Sarajevu's Admission Selection Admission Selection

Has Univerzitet u Sarajevu a selective admission policy? Yes, based on entrance examinations.

Acceptance Rate Admission Rate

Univerzitet u Sarajevu's acceptance rate range is not reported.

Univerzitet u Sarajevu's International Students Admission International Students Admission

International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.

Univerzitet u Sarajevu's Admission Office Admission Office

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Size and Profile


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Size and Profile

uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for Univerzitet u Sarajevu.

Univerzitet u Sarajevu's Total Student Enrollment Student Enrollment

Univerzitet u Sarajevu has an enrollment range of 25,000-29,999 students making it a large-sized institution.

Univerzitet u Sarajevu's Total Faculty/Academic staff Academic Staff

This institution has a range of 1,500-1,999 academic employees (Faculty).

Univerzitet u Sarajevu's Control Type Control Type

Univerzitet u Sarajevu is a public higher education institution.

Univerzitet u Sarajevu's Entity Type Entity Type

Univerzitet u Sarajevu is a non-profit higher education institution.

Univerzitet u Sarajevu's Campus Setting Campus Setting

This institution's main campus is located in a Urban setting.

Univerzitet u Sarajevu's Academic Calendar Academic Calendar

This institution adopts a Continuous type of academic calendar.

Religious Affiliation

Univerzitet u Sarajevu does not have any religious affiliation.

Facilities and Services


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University Facilities

uniRank provides below an overview of Univerzitet u Sarajevu's main facilities:

Univerzitet u Sarajevu's Library University Library

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Univerzitet u Sarajevu's Housing University Housing

This institution provides housing services such as on-campus residences or dormitories.

Univerzitet u Sarajevu's Sport Facilities/Activities Sport Facilities/Activities

This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.

University Services

uniRank provides below an overview of Univerzitet u Sarajevu's main services:

Univerzitet u Sarajevu's Financial Aid Financial Aid

This institution offers one or more of the following financial aid for eligible students: scholarships, grants, loans, tuition waivers, emergency financial aid etc.

Univerzitet u Sarajevu's Study Abroad Study Abroad

This institution offers study abroad and exchange program opportunities for its students.

Univerzitet u Sarajevu's Distance Learning Distance Learning

This institution provides a distance learning mode for certain programs or courses.

Univerzitet u Sarajevu's Academic Counseling Academic Counseling

This institution offers students academic guidance and support to assist them in their academic pursuits.

Univerzitet u Sarajevu's Career Services Career Services

This institution offers career counseling, career assessments, job and internship postings, career events, alumni networking or other career-related services to assist students transition successfully from academic life to professional life.

Recognition and Accreditation


There are different types of legal recognition and quality assessment of higher education institutions around the world, depending on the country and its legal and higher education system... read our article about university accreditation and recognition to learn more.

Univerzitet u Sarajevu's Recognition or Accreditation Institutional Recognition or Accreditation

Univerzitet u Sarajevu is legally recognized and/or accredited by: Ministarstvo za obrazovanje, nauku i mlade Kantona Sarajevo

Year of first Recognition or Accreditation


Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Univerzitet u Sarajevu 's programmatic accreditations; feel free to submit any relevant missing specialized accreditations.

  • Agencija za razvoj visokog obrazovanja i osiguranje kvaliteta Bosne i Hercegovine (HEA)

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Memberships and Affiliations


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Affiliations and Memberships

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Univerzitet u Sarajevu 's affiliations and memberships; feel free to submit any relevant missing higher education-related organizations this university is affiliated with.

  • European University Association (EUA)
  • Danube Rectors' Conference (DRC)
  • Inter-University Centre Dubrovnik (IUC Dubrovnik)
  • Global University Network for Innovation (GUNI)
  • Euro-Mediterranean University (EMUNI)
  • Association of Univesities of the Adriatic-Ionian area (UniAdrion)
  • Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)
  • Consorzio Universitario Africa e Mediterraneo (CUAM)
  • Agence universitaire de la Francophonie (AUF)
  • Alps-Adriatic Rectors' Conference
  • Balkan Universities Association (BUA)

Academic Structure


Most higher education institutions' first-level academic divisions are, depending on the country, one of the following...

  • Colleges
  • Faculties
  • Schools
  • Institutes
  • Academies
  • Departments
  • Divisions
  • Centers

Academic divisions can provide valuable insights into the range of disciplines and study areas a University focuses on and the institution's level of specialization. Generalist Universities typically offer a wide range of academic programs and have many academic divisions and subdivisions across different disciplines, while Specialized Universities tend to focus on a narrower range of programs within a specific field or industry and have fewer academic divisions and a simplified organizational structure.

Academic Structure

uniRank provides below a structural diagram of the first-level academic divisions of the Univerzitet u Sarajevu 's organizational structure; feel free to submit any relevant missing division.


Social Media


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Social Media

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