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ZSEM’s 3-week Summer School program offers a variety of bachelor and master courses in English taught by renowned lecturers and researchers. Courses are credited for 6 ECTS/ 3 US credits.

Our summer program hosts students from all over the world who are interested in spending three weeks learning and experiencing academic excellence in beautiful Croatia.

Apart from the in-class academic program, ZSEM’s international summer school offers a variety of educational and fun field trips as a part of additional and free Croatian studies course.  A rich social program is also provided through the extensive ZSEM summer buddy program.

Summer School Summary:

  • Dates: June 22 –  July 10, 2020
  • Variety of bachelor and master level courses in English (6 ECTS/3 US credits) in the field of economics and business
  • Croatian studies course (4 ECTS/ 2 US credits) as an additional free course held in Zadar
  • Monday, June 22, Welcome dinner
  • Saturday, June 27 – Tuesday, June 30, 4-day excursion to the coastal city of Zadar* where students will visit successful companies and one of the largest tuna production factories in Croatia
  • Saturday, June 27 – Visit to the national park Plitvice lakes- one of 7 natural world wonders
  • Sunday, June 28 – free day
  • Monday, June 29– Full-day boat excursion to Kornati islands (lunch and drinks included) and visit to the Pelagos NET tuna farm
  • Tuesday, June 30, 9am – 1pm–  Croatian Studies lectures at the University of Zadar (leaving back to Zagreb at 7pm)
  • Friday, July 4 – free day
  • Friday, July 10, 10 am Graduating ceremony & breakfast
  • Weekly lectures from visiting speakers from the business community
  • Visits to companies, museums and Croatian Parliament
  • Rich social activities through ZSEM summer buddy program

*3 nights of accommodation in Zadar are included in the tuition fee. Students are staying in a newly built modern hostel. Neat & clean:)

What students say about ZSEM?

David Coss

Its amazing and rare that one country has all the beauty in the world. I will never forget my travel experience in Croatia.
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Karolina Hajman

The program also involved trips to significant companies and factories in Croatia as well as a trip to the US embassy and the Croatian Chamber of Commerce. Combining the theoretical knowledge gained from lectures and learning about the experiences companies go through has really given me a deeper vision of how negotiations are done in the true business world.
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Alice Wang

I enjoyed meeting the students and interacting with them. I really got to see the different cultural aspects and meet students not only from Croatia but also from other countries around the world.
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Dan Chamness

This experience was one of the highlights of my college career. I had a chance to immerse myself in a new culture, learn valuable skills, and have a great time in the process!
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