NEWS & EVENTS FOR EXCHANGE STUDENTS

July 22, 2022


The International Office of the Faculty of Economics & Business, University of Zagreb is closed for the summer break. We resume with work on 24 August 2022.

March 23, 2022

On-site Welcome Meetings for Incoming Students - SUMMER SEMESTER 2021/22


On 16 & 23 March 2022 the International Office held welcome meetings with exchange students in the summer semester 2021/22 in FEB’s Congress Hall. The main aim of the meeting was to inform students about the procedures related to the grading and examination system at the Faculty of Economics & Business and to show them some of Zagreb and Croatia's highlights. The presentation was held by incoming student mobility coordinators Lidija Priščan and Nikolina Milić.

The meeting was also attended by representatives of the Croatian Student Association (HSA), who presented the work of the association and invited students to join their Exchange Students Team.

Exchange Students Team presentation-3.pdf
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FEBZG students 2021 summer.pptx
March 9, 2022

LEAP Summit 2022

LEAP Summit 2022 will take place on the 12th and 13th of May in Zagreb, Croatia. More information is available here: https://leapsummit.com/.

February 10, 2022

Virtual Start of Semester Meeting for Incoming Students - SUMMER SEMESTER 2021/22


On 10 February 2022, the International Office held a virtual welcome meeting with incoming exchange students in the summer semester 2021/22. The purpose of the meeting was to explain in more detail all the steps they need to go through before the semester starts and what to expect in the first few weeks of classes.


This semester, the Faculty of Economics and Business is hosting 137 exchange students from 31 different countries. The majority of them is coming from Europe, mostly from France, Germany and Spain, but FEB is also hosting students from countries such as Chile, Columbia, Mexico, Kazakhstan, Indonesia, Taiwan, South Korea, etc.

Start of semester meeting2.pdf
February 2, 2022

Exchange Students Team - Farewell Party

On February 2nd, it was time to say goodbye. However, no goodbyes are forever and good friendships were made, so it's quite likely the students will see each other again! After gathering for certificate awarding and socialising, they went to Outgarden to a Latino night party to give this adventure one last smile. Here's to many more!

January 17, 2022

International Mobility Fair 2022

17 - 21 January 2022


FEB’s International Office successfully organized yet another International Mobility Fair for students – Razmijeni se! 2022. This time, it was a 5-day event with 350 registered participants. The fair included online presentations of 22 international partners from 10 countries, an Info Day about different exchange opportunities offered by FEB and a panel discussion with students and alumni sharing their exchange experiences and talking about what the exchange meant for their careers. Moreover, it included virtual booths with FEB’s former exchange students as presenters, where students interested in exchange could get first-hand information on the countries and partner institutions.

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December 2021

Zagreb Christmas Market

During the advent days in December, the Exchange Students Team gathered for a tour of the famous Zagreb Christmas Market. Although in a much smaller edition, because of Covid measures in place, many activities were organized for the 2021 Advent and the city was traditionally decorated. The students had a walk from the European square to Strossmayer promenade and kept themselves warm with traditional mulled wine.

December 13, 2021

Exchange Students Team - First Meeting

On December 13th, the first meeting of the Exchange students team was held. Local representatives of the student associations gathered with students from Portugal, Indonesia and France. After a short introduction, they discussed a few ideas for the Exchange team which was followed by some drinks in one of Zagreb's many bars.

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November 15 -17, 2021

On-site Welcome Meetings for Incoming Students - WINTER SEMESTER 2021/22


On 15, 16 17 November 2021 the International Office held welcome meetings with exchange students in the winter semester 2021/22 in FEB’s Congress Hall. The main aim of the meeting was to inform students about the procedures related to the grading and examination system at the Faculty of Economics & Business and to show them some of Zagreb and Croatia's highlights. Students were also given small welcome presents. The presentation was held by incoming student mobility coordinators Lidija Priščan and Nikolina Milić.

The meeting was also attended by representatives of the Croatian Student Association (HSA), who presented the work of the association and invited students to join their Exchange Students Team.

Exchange Students Team presentation.pdf
EXCHANGE STUDENTS TEAM informations.pdf
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FEBZG students 2021 winter.pdf
October 1, 2021

STUDENT TRIPS BY FREE SPIRIT TOURS


Free Spirit Tours is organizing trips for exchange students. On Monday, October 4th, the sing up links for the trips will be active. Students can check the destinations, dates and prices in the brochure below. In the meantime, they can pre-sign up on email: kristina@freespirittours.eu.

STUDENT TRIPS winter calender 2021 FST.pdf
September 14, 2021

Virtual Start of Semester Meeting for Incoming Students - WINTER SEMESTER 2021/22


On 14 September 2021 the International Office held a virtual welcome meeting with incoming exchange students in the winter semester 2021/22. The purpose of the meeting was to explain in more detail all the steps they need to go through before the semester starts and what to expect in the first few weeks of classes.


This semester, the Faculty of Economics and Business is hosting 152 exchange students from 22 different countries. The majority of them is coming from Europe, mostly from Portugal, France, Spain, Italy and Germany, however, after a challenging 2020/21, the Faculty is also able to again welcome students from distant countries such as Russia and Indonesia.

Start of semester meeting.pdf
July 16, 2021


The International Office of the Faculty of Economics & Business, University of Zagreb is closed for the summer break. We resume with work on 23 August 2021.

May 5, 2021

On 14 an 15 May 2021, the LEAP Summit Organizing Committee is organizing the LEAP Summit 2021 international conference. Below you can find the call for participation.

Want to learn from world-renowned speakers from multinational companies, successful entrepreneurs and leading investors from Europe? You are entrepreneur, student, young professional, NGO leader or ambitious person? Then LEAP Summit is the right place for you! LEAP Summit brings people from more than 40 countries at one place to learn and act together in order to solve most pressing challenges of our time. Due to COVID-19 pandemic, you can join LEAP Summit via live stream online.

What you can expect from LEAP Summit 2021?

60+ world-renowned speakers from various industries

Interesting online program with talks and panel sessions

Parallel stages and program, so you can always find something useful for yourself

Themes connected to entrepreneurship, new technologies and trends, sustainable development and inspiration

Participation at LEAP Summit is free of charge for all selected applicants. You can apply at: https://leapsummit.com/apply-now/

For more information, please check:

Website: https://leapsummit.com/

Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/LeapSummitZagreb/

Looking forward to see you in Zagreb!

LEAP Summit Organizing Committee


April 30, 2021

Summer Break Zadar - Split - Dubrovnik

From 21 to 23 May 2021, ESN Zagreb and Free Spirit Tours are organizing a trip to Croatian coast, to the cities of Zadar, Split and Dubrovnik. Details are available on this link and in the leaflets below.

Summer Break Zadar Split Dubrovnik May 21st - May 23rd.pdf
Zadar Split Dubrovnik.pdf
April 21, 2021

Drive In Cinema

On 24 and 25 April and 1 and 2 May 2021, you can come and visit Drive In Cinema Zagreb. This cinema is taking place at „Kockica“ on Prisavlje and is powered by Croatian Student Association (HSA). Below you can find the project announcement and detailed program.

Drive In Cinema is returning to „Kockica“ for the ninth year in a row powered by Croatian Student Association (HSA).

We open our doors from 6 pm so you can take the best spot for your car. Screening of the films starts at 9 pm.

Entrance is as every year FREE!

Join us these following dates and experience our hashtag #ljubavjenakockici there (meaning: love is in Kockica).

See you!

April 8, 2021

LEAP Summit 2021

14 - 15 May 2021: LEAP Summit is the largest youth conference in South East Europe with a mission to educate and inspire a future generation of innovators, entrepreneurs, leaders and trailblazing changemakers. LEAP is a multidisciplinary conference that influenced over 10.000 people from 40+ countries over the years.
More information here: https://leapsummit.com

March 17, 2021

On-site Welcome Meetings for Incoming Students - SUMMER SEMESTER 2020/21


On 12 and 17 March 2021 the International Office held welcome meetings with exchange students in the summer semester 2020/21 in FEB’s Congress Hall. The main aim of the meeting was to inform students about the procedures related to the grading and examination system at the Faculty of Economics and Business and to show them some of Zagreb and Croatia's highlights. Students were also given small gifts. The presentation was held by incoming student mobility coordinators Lidija Priščan and Nikolina Milić.

The meeting was also attended by Antea Aračić, representative of the Croatian Student Association (HSA), who presented the work of the association and invited students to join their Exchange Students Team.

This semester, the Faculty of Economics and Business is hosting 94 exchange students from 16 different countries. Most of them are coming from France, Portugal, Spain, Romania and Germany and they are performing their mobilities as Erasmus+, CEEPUS, FEB bilateral exchange students and freemovers.


HSA Exchange Students Team presentation.pdf
HSA EXCHANGE STUDENTS TEAM information.pdf
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FEB 2021.pptx
February 9, 2021

Certificate Awarding/Farewell Party

On 9 February 2021, at the end of the semester, HSA had their final meeting during which each of the members of the Exchange team received a certificate of participation. They had a nice time together and remembered some of the best days of their stay.

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December 20, 2020

HSA Hiking

On 20 December 2020 exchange students joined the rest of the members of the Croatian Student Association in HSA Hiking at Glavica. It was snowing and they had a lot of fun in the nature.

December 17, 2020

Doggie Day Care

On 17 December 2020 exchange team members and HSA visited a shelter for abandoned animals “Dumovec”, located on the eastern edge of Zagreb. They had an opportunity to take care of shelter dogs for a day, so they did some work in the shelter, and later took the dogs for a walk.

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December 13, 2020

HSA Jogging

On 13 December 2020, the exchange team members joined the regular HSA jogging meetup. The members of HSA began organising these jogging meetups amid the pandemic, as an initiative to keep the students healthy and active. They went jogging at Jarun Lake.

November 5, 2020

First Meeting of HSA Exchange Team

On 5 November 2020, the Croatian Student Association (HSA) organised their first meeting with the Exchange team. HSA members and exchange students got to know each other, and HSA presented their association to the Exchange team. Exchange students got familiarised with how the association works, and with each of the tasks and duties performed by each of the teams.

October 16, 2020

On-site Welcome Meeting for Incoming Students - WINTER SEMESTER 2020/21


On 16 October 2020, the International Office held its first meeting with exchange students in the winter semester 2020/21 in FEB’s Congress Hall. The aim of the meeting was to inform students about the procedures related to the grading system and their studies at the Faculty of Economics and Business. Students were also given small presents. The presentation was held by incoming student mobility coordinators Lidija Priščan and Nikolina Milić.

The meeting was also attended by Antea Aračić, representative of the Croatian Student Association (HSA), who presented the work of the association and invited students to join in the activities organized by their team for international cooperation.

This semester, 75 exchange students are staying at the Faculty of Economics and Business. Students come from 14 different countries, mostly from France, Portugal, Spain, Italy and Germany, and the majority of them within the framework of the Erasmus + programme.


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April 10, 2020

Happy Easter from

FEB Zagreb International Office!

March 24, 2020

Dean's Address to FEB Students

Dear students,

In order to keep everyone informed, we invite you to view official address by the Dean of Faculty of Economics and Business – prof. Jurica Pavičić, PhD.


March 23, 2020

ONLINE STUDENT ADDRESS OF THE DEAN OF FACULTY OF ECONOMICS & BUSINESS

In view of the extraordinary circumstances, and in order to provide key information, we invite you to join the online address of the Dean of the Faculty of Economics & Business, University of Zagreb - professor Jurica Pavičić, today, March 23, 2020, according to the following schedule:

At 3:30 PM - in Croatian

At 4:30 PM - in English

In order to access Dean's online address, it is necessary to copy the following link to your web browser 5 minutes before the date of the address:

Link to the address in Croatian (active from 3:30 pm): https://stream.meet.google.com/stream/0f482486-fc0c-4486-b045-f63b01a9afc5

Link to the address in English (active from 4:30 pm): https://stream.meet.google.com/stream/40d3afdf-4695-4ec6-bd75-abe635fe5225

You will need to access the link using your EFZG (FEB) log-in information to access Google services.

March 19, 2020

INFORMATION ABOUT ONLINE CLASSES

Dear students,

In the last several days I have received a lot of similar questions so I'm using this opportunity to inform you about the current situation at our Faculty.

For the time being the online classes with continue so we kindly ask you to do your assignments and follow the instructions from your professors.

Regarding the future events, there are several scenarios:

  1. If the situation gets better the classes will go back to normal,

  2. If the situation remains the same there is a possibility that you will have online exams, but we have to wait for the official approval from our Ministry of education.

When we receive new information I will send you a new mail promptly.

Until then take care and follow the instructions about staying healthy.

March 16, 2020

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

Dear students,

since the classes are online for 2 weeks, we would like to inform you that, from 16/03/2020 to 29/03/2020, the communication with the International Office will be done by phone and email. You can call us on +385 1 238 3232 (Mon–Thu: 8 am–4 pm & Fri: 8 am–3 pm) and send an email to incoming.mobility@efzg.hr.

We would also like to inform you that FEB’s library will be reachable only by email: knjiznica@efzg.hr and phone: + 385 1 238 3287.

As you may presume the scheduled meeting this Wednesday is also canceled. Soon we will send you a presentation about how to schedule an exam along with other things that you need to know.

March 13, 2020

IMPORTANT - NOTICE ON CLASSES - Effective from March 16, 2020 until March 29, 2020

Dear students,

please find here the information on how the classes will be held from next Monday, 16 March, until 29 March 2020: http://www.efzg.unizg.hr/information-on-teaching-processes-at-the-faculty-of-economics-business-university-of-zagreb-effective-from-march-16-2020-until-march-29-2020/43509.

March 12, 2020

COVID-19 NOTICE

Dear students,

Due to the epidemiology of COVID-19 and instructions provided by Crisis management team of University of Zagreb, we would like to inform you of the following:

  • All activities which are not related to lectures are postponed until further notice.

  • All students who have been outside Republic of Croatia within the past 14 days, need to put themselves in self-isolation for 14 days after returning from their travel – and immediately inform the Vice Dean for Education and Students prof. Božidar Jaković at bjakovic@efzg.hr and the International Office at incoming.mobility@efzg.hr

  • All employees who have been outside Republic of Croatia within the past 14 days, need to put themselves in self-isolation for 14 days after returning from their travel – and immediately inform the Vice Dean for Staff prof. Oliver Kesar at okesar@efzg.hr

  • All students who have chronic illnesses or are pregnant, need to work from home for 14 days following March 12th, 2020 and immediately inform the Vice Dean for Education and Students prof. Božidar Jaković at bjakovic@efzg.hr and the International Office at incoming.mobility@efzg.hr

  • All employees who have chronic illnesses or are pregnant, need to work from home for 14 days following March 12th, 2020 and immediately inform Vice Dean for Staff prof. Oliver Kesar at okesar@efzg.hr

As always, we will keep you informed about further developments via e-mail.

Professor Jurica Pavičić, Ph.D.

Dean

March 11, 2020

Meeting at FEB Zagreb

Dear students,

next Wednesday (18 March) we will have a short meeting (20-30 minutes) in classroom number 1 at 9 am.

We will give you some important information regarding your stay and studies at FEB, especially to clarify the examination system here.

It is very important for you to know how passing courses through midterms and scheduling exams works (our system is different from the systems at your home universities!).

P.S. Those of you who are staying here for the whole academic year don't have to come (unless you want to refresh your memory :))

P.P.S. there may also be some small presents for you :) :)

February 26, 2020

Information on the new elective course - Introduction to Affective Computing

Dear students,

we would like to promote and pass on the information about a new course that is being offered to exchange students this semester - Introduction to Affective Computing. Please find below the email of the teacher holding the course:

Dear mobility students,

we are constantly improving our programmes by improving teaching, providing experiential learning experiences (study visits, in-class corporate projects, etc) and by adding new elective courses. New and very useful elective course is Introduction to Affective Computing. The course work is entirely project based (including exam), we will use cutting-edge digital technologies and analyse how it can be used in business environment.

Many practitioners will be engaged (one of the lecturers will be Josipa Majić, CEO of ID Guardian, you will be working on a real-life corporate projects and cases) and we have a dedicated space for project work and experiments - Affective Computing Lab (attached are details about the lab and course).

Please hurry up to enrol to the course (please do so these days, or by the end of this week at the latest).

The classes are Wednesday from 10am to 1pm (room 10).


Best regards,

Mario Spremić

December 12, 2019

International Mobility Fair

Dear students,


we are excited to inform you that the International Office is organizing FEB’s International Mobility Fair to promote student exchange. The event will take place on 15 January 2020, 10 am – 2 pm.

The programme will include interesting lectures and presentations of our partner institutions for FEB's students planning to go on exchange next year.

We would like to ask you to join and help us promote your home universities to our students! Each country will have a booth (located in the Chillin’ zone) and your role would be to simply give information about your home institutions and share your experiences with students interested in exchange. You are, of course, not required to be there the whole time! You can come when it suits you best in the period 10 am – 2 pm :)

If you may have brought something from home that can help promote your university or country, please bring it with you :)

Here you can take a look at our past events: Mobility Fair 2019, Mobility Fair 2018.

We kindly ask you to confirm your participation by filling in this form.

We truly hope you will be able to accept this invitation and help your Croatian colleagues! As a reward, there will be some small presents for you :)


December 19, 2019

Happy Holidays!

Dear students,

the International Office wishes you happy holidays!

Enjoy them: eat, sleep, relax and be merry :) And may the new year bring unforgettable experiences!

Wishing you a lot of success in 2020 (especially during the exam period! :D)


November 7, 2019

FEB meeting - presentation

Dear students,

first of all, thank you again for coming to the meeting. We appreciate your effort and enthusiasm in the early morning hours. I'm sending you the presentation we presented to you and if you have any questions, please let us know.

FEBZG students 2019 winter.pptx
October 30, 2019

Meeting at FEB Zagreb - IMPORTANT

Dear students,

next week we will have a short meeting in classroom number 5.

We will give you some important information regarding your stay and studies at FEB, especially to clarify the examination system here.

It is very important for you to know how passing courses through midterms and scheduling exams works (our system is different from the systems at your home universities!).

There are two dates, Wednesday 6 Nov at 11 am, and Thursday 7 Nov at 9 am, please select only one of the two in this Google form:

https://forms.gle/JfwmzWbWyqH1YJGfA

Enjoy the long weekend and see you next week!

P.S., there may also be some small presents for you :) :)