Master in Croatia

Best Master's Programs in Croatia 2017

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The benefits of a Masters extend beyond improving your earning potential. They can provide you with personal and professional skills to accelerate your development. They are also an opportunity to differentiate yourself from your peers, many of whom will have similar A-level and undergraduate qualifications.

Earning a Master requires two years of education after earning a Bachelor. This advanced degree may help students to achieve their educational and professional goals, as the rigors of a Master’s program help train students in the skills and knowledge they need to land the career of their dreams.

 

Croatia is a country where 40% of its citizens ranging between 18 and 35 years have attained higher learning education. The country has improved student’s life in these universities with a subsided living standard in these universities especially for both local and even international students.

Master's Programs in Croatia

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Master program in Entrepreneurial Management and Entrepreneurship

University of Osijek Faculty of Economics
Campus Full time October 2017 Croatia Osijek

Graduate study Entrepreneurial Management and Entrepreneurship focuses on entrepreneurial, proactive and innovative thinking based on recognizing opportunities and taking responsibility in the environment where the individual lives and works. [+]

Top Master's Degrees in Croatia 2017. Entrepreneurship is one of the eight key competences for lifelong learning, which all individuals need in order to be successful in life. Entrepreneurship is the ability to turn ideas into action, it includes successful management of projects, innovativeness and creativity, and risk-taking (responsibility for the consequences of the decisions taken). All study programmes in entrepreneurship at the Faculty of Economics in Osijek look at entrepreneurship precisely in this way. Graduate study Entrepreneurial Management and Entrepreneurship focuses on entrepreneurial, proactive and innovative thinking based on recognizing opportunities and taking responsibility in the environment where the individual lives and works. Upon completing the Entrepreneurial Management and Entrepreneurship study programme, students acquire competences for problem solving, embracing change and proactive action in all situations and contexts (small and medium-sized companies, large companies, non-profit organisations, public sector, state-owned companies) and in all industries (banking, food processing, agriculture, tourism, construction, etc.). Graduate study Entrepreneurial Management and Entrepreneurship also offers students an understanding of the process of connecting ideas and opportunities into business ventures, provides experience through participation in the competition for the best business plan, participation in the volunteer programme, activities of the Legal-economic clinic, and activities of the student association EWoB (Entrepreneurs Without Borders), thus enabling them to start their own ventures, as one of the options for own career development. Title of the programme: Graduate study Entrepreneurial Management and Entrepreneurship Holder of the programme: J.J. Strossmayer University in Osijek Carried out by: Faculty of Economics in Osijek Duration of the programme: 2 years (4 semesters) Admission requirements: Completed undergraduate programme (students who have finished the undergraduate programme in entrepreneurship or any other course of studies at the Faculty of Economics can enrol the graduate programme in entrepreneurship without any further requirements. For students from other undergraduate programmes there are further prerequisites which students have to fulfil) Academic title: Master of Economics Upon the completion of the graduate programme of studies in ENTREPRENEURSHIP students acquire competences for understanding the process of growth of a business venture, based on knowledge and innovations, i.e. the students are qualified for managing business systems with the potential of growth. This program also provides students with the basis for the enrollment in the doctoral program. No integration of undergraduate and graduate programs is proposed. [-]

Master in Architecture and Urban Planning in Mediterranean Environment

Faculty of Civil Engineering, Architecture and Geodesy - University of Split
Campus Full time October 2017 Croatia Split

The programme is aimed at enabling the students to competently solve complex architectural tasks in an exceptionally demanding Mediterranean environment. [+]

Master in Architecture and Urban Planning in Mediterranean Environment As of the academic year 2013/2014 the University of Split will be providing a new graduate course of study of architecture in the English language, granting the students the degree of Master of science in Architecture and Urban Planning in Mediterranean Environment. The university study of architecture at the University of Split has existed since 2003, in the meantime winning international recognition, establishing an extensive collaboration with a number of universities in Europe (Zürich, Winterthur, Aachen, Madrid, etc) and Japan (Tokyo). It has become a distinguished study programme of architecture due to the excellent skills in individual disciplines, such as architectural design, urban planning and heritage preservation, as well as to the successful endeavour of combining them into multidisciplinary competences. The historical core of Split, dominated by the renowned Diocletian's Palace, has been as an unique historical site in its entirety included in the cultural heritage under the protection of UNESCO. Objectives The programme is aimed at enabling the students to competently solve complex architectural tasks in an exceptionally demanding Mediterranean environment. Design and planning tasks motivate the students to face the problems of architectural practice in the sensitive natural coastal environment, as well as the inherited historical context and the authority of the spatial criteria and requirements. It also encourages the students to take a critical attitude and to develop specific designing skills in order to successfully rise up to developmental challenges. Program Description Theoretical and multidisciplinary supports are ensured by a series of modules in which diverse factors participate in this creative process. This master's degree is worth 120 ECTS credits (870 hours) and takes 2 years of studying, Monday through Friday. During this time, it is strongly recommended a full-time dedication in order to develop and complete practical work. Participants will develop their design skills through an intensive series of workshops and complete their theoretical knowledge in speciality seminars. At the end of the master the students must present a degree's final work (Master's Thesis). The program is eminently practical and structured in Workshops and Specialities, plus a final Master's Thesis. All workshops and specialities are mandatory in order to receive the Diploma. The study is characterized with work in small groups, a motivating and competitive atmosphere, individualized approach, and an intensive collaboration with mentors. The programme also includes, as its integral component, field trips to the locations situated along the Croatian coast (Dubrovnik, Zadar, Šibenik, and the nearby islands). Admissions Architects from all nations willing to increase their knowledge and research field in architectural design and urban planning in mediterranean environment, and are able to demonstrate good skills developing projects in the time given, are invited to enroll our selection process. The minimum number of applicants is 15 (enrolment quota). Conditions The master program addresses candidates holding at least Bachelor's Degree (first cycle, 6th EQF level, minimum 180 ECTS credits or equivalent) in architecture and urban planning. Prospective students should have sufficient knowledge of English (knowledge level B1 of the Common European Framework CEF). Admission is subject to an assessment of candidates’ achievements and educational background. Tuition fee For EU/EEA Students regular fees are equal to €4000 per year. For Non-EU Students regular fees are equal to €5000 per year. (FGAG will not reimburse the partial or complete payment of the fee if the admitted participant gives up his/her place in the program.) Application process Apply for Master of Science in Architecture (Architecture and Urban Planning in Mediterranean Environment) by filling out and submitting the online application form. Before you apply online, make sure that the documents described on this page are ready for uploading. Required documents (1): Photocopies of academic diploma(s)(2)(translated in English) Certified academic transcript(s) (translated in English) Curriculum Vitae + Portfolio Motivation Letter Letter of recommendation Results of an English knowledge test (if applicable) (1) Only PDF, Word/.doc and JPEG files will be accepted. (2) In case you have not yet obtained your BSc degree and you are in the last year of your study, please attach a statement of your university confirming that you are in the last year of your studies and stating that you are expected to graduate before October 2014. Application deadlines Deadlines for application depend on whether you are EU/EEA or Non EU student. Non EU students may apply until 15th of July (due to the visa requirements) and EU/EEA students may apply until 1st of September. Non EU students will be notified about their acceptance until 1st of August with further instructions. Final enrolment list will be made on 15th of September according to assessment of candidates’ achievements and educational background, and all further information will be sent to accepted candidates. Also, every candidate that did not make it to the enrolment list will be properly notified. [-]

Master in Water Resources and Environmental Engineering

Faculty of Civil Engineering, Architecture and Geodesy - University of Split
Campus Full time October 2017 Croatia Split

The program educates engineers enabling them to solve environmental and water resources problems by applying principles from natural sciences, engineering, economics and other disciplines. [+]

Top Master's Degrees in Croatia 2017. Master in Water Resources and Environmental Engineering PRESENTATION In the academic year 2013-2014, Faculty of Civil engineering, Architecture and Geodesy launches a new, English-taught, master program in Water Resources and Environmental Engineering. The program educates engineers enabling them to solve environmental and water resources problems by applying principles from natural sciences, engineering, economics and other disciplines. Prospective students will be provided with the engineering and scientific fundamentals in order to be able to face current and future engineering and environmental problems. The study offers interdisciplinary approach to better understand the world labor market demand and provides students with a wider picture of water resources and environmental engineering through fundamentals and basic principles. OBJECTIVES / MISSION The goal of the WREE program is to train outstanding engineers and future scientists to conduct research in areas that are of great importance to modern engineering needs in the areas of water resources and environmental engineering. It is our intention to provide students with a high quality-learning environment to gain fundamentals and specialized engineering knowledge, while developing skills in critical thinking, communication, teamwork and leadership. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS The master program addresses candidates holding at least Bachelor's Degree (first cycle, 6th EQF level, minimum 180 ECTS credits or equivalent) in civil engineering and related fields (e.g., agricultural or environmental engineering, geology, geography, etc.). The prospective students should have sufficient knowledge of English (knowledge level B1 of the Common European Framework CEF). Admission is subject to an assessment of candidates’ achievements and educational background. TUITION FEES For EU/EEA students regular fees are equal to about 3,000 euro per year. For Non-EU students regular fees are equal to about 4,500 euro per year. [-]

Master of Sports Management ASPIRA

Aspira University College of Sports Management
Campus Full time October 2017 Croatia Split

Graduate study (Master) of Sports Management is the first and only such study program in Croatia. [+]

Graduate study (Master) of Sports Management is the first and only such study program in Croatia. It is intended for the professionals who already work in sports, and want to advance their career, as well as those who want to achieve successful careers in sports and sports industry. In Croatia, there are great requirements for highly educated professionals in the area of sports management due to the fact that managers in sports organizations, i.e. those who work in sports industry are usually not formally educated for managing specific business processes in the area of sports. Competences acquired by the study program After finishing specialist graduate study of sports management graduates acquire competences required to manage the systems of higher level of complexity on “top management” jobs, as well as possibility to continue higher education on postgraduate studies in accordance with the Bologna Declaration. The competences acquired by this study program, especially considering the continuity of undergraduate and graduate study of sports management can be divided into general and specific. General competences are based on comprehensive education which includes basic theoretical, methodological, and applicative knowledge in the area of economics, management, kinesiology, law, information and communication sciences, psychology and sociology. Specific competences are based on highly professional and expert training in the area of sports management, marketing management in sports, management of sports facilities and events, controlling and financial management in sports companies, sponsorship in sports, public relations in sports, sports law, and among other, managing human resources and socially responsible behavior in sports. Duration of the study program The study program lasts for two years (four semesters). After completing the study program graduates acquire, according to the provisions of the Bologna Process, 120 ECTS credits, and the professional title of (the equivalent of masters degree) [-]

Master in Economics and Tourism

University of Dubrovnik
Campus Full time October 2017 Croatia Dubrovnik

The graduate study in Economics and Business Economics lasts two-years,. i.e. four semesters. (120 ECTS credits). Upon completion of the graduate study, students acquire the academic degree of Master in Economics or Business Economics. [+]

Economics and Business Economics - Tourism

The graduate study in Economics and Business Economics lasts two-years,. i.e. four semesters. (120 ECTS credits). Upon completion of the graduate study, students acquire the academic degree  of Master in Economics or Business Economics.

This  degree  opens  opportunities  in  various  highly  professional  and  managerial jobs in the area of economics, as well as providing experience of  the scientific and professional working methods and skills in finding solutions  to development–related problems.

There is active involvement in the teaching process by both University and  visiting  lecturers  as  well  as  distinguished  professionals  from  the  world  of  business practice. Teaching is facilitated by the availability of the Information Technology Centre,  where students have access to computers and the internet, the Library, and  the Documentation Centre, which offer over thirty thousand titles.... [-]


Master in Economics and Marketing

University of Dubrovnik
Campus Full time October 2017 Croatia Dubrovnik

The graduate study in Economics and Business Economics lasts two-years,. i.e. four semesters. (120 ECTS credits). Upon completion of the graduate study, students acquire the academic degree of Master in Economics or Business Economics. [+]

Economics and Business Economics - Marketing

The graduate study in Economics and Business Economics lasts two-years,. i.e. four semesters. (120 ECTS credits). Upon completion of the graduate study, students acquire the academic degree  of Master in Economics or Business Economics.

 

This  degree  opens  opportunities  in  various  highly  professional  and  managerial jobs in the area of economics, as well as providing experience of  the scientific and professional working methods and skills in finding solutions  to development–related problems.

There is active involvement in the teaching process by both University and  visiting  lecturers  as  well  as  distinguished  professionals  from  the  world  of  business practice. Teaching is facilitated by the availability of the Information Technology Centre,  where students have access to computers and the internet, the Library, and  the Documentation Centre, which offer over thirty thousand titles.... [-]


Master in Economics and International Trade

University of Dubrovnik
Campus Full time October 2017 Croatia Dubrovnik

The graduate study in Economics and Business Economics lasts two-years,. i.e. four semesters. (120 ECTS credits). Upon completion of the graduate study, students acquire the academic degree of Master in Economics or Business Economics. [+]

Economics and Business Economics -  International Trade

The graduate study in Economics and Business Economics lasts two-years,. i.e. four semesters. (120 ECTS credits). Upon completion of the graduate study, students acquire the academic degree  of Master in Economics or Business Economics.

This  degree  opens  opportunities  in  various  highly  professional  and  managerial jobs in the area of economics, as well as providing experience of  the scientific and professional working methods and skills in finding solutions  to development–related problems.

There is active involvement in the teaching process by both University and  visiting  lecturers  as  well  as  distinguished  professionals  from  the  world  of  business practice. Teaching is facilitated by the availability of the Information Technology Centre,  where students have access to computers and the internet, the Library, and  the Documentation Centre, which offer over thirty thousand titles.... [-]


Master in Maritime Studies

University of Dubrovnik
Campus Full time October 2017 Croatia Dubrovnik

The graduate Maritime Studies study lasts two years, i.e. four semesters (120 ECTS credits). Upon completion of the graduate study, students acquire the academic degree of Master in Maritime Transport. [+]

Maritime Studies

The graduate Maritime Studies study lasts two years, i.e. four semesters (120  ECTS credits). Upon  completion  of  the  graduate  study,  students  acquire  the  academic degree of Master in Maritime Transport.

The basic goals in education of future mariners is to develop the expertise  required to manage, handle and maintain modern technical and technological  ship, port and transport systems; to encourage capacity for scientific research  in the area of marine sciences;to foster the ability to actively participate in the  commercial activities and efficient management of companies and services in  social  and  commercial  fields;  all  these  directed  towards  a more  intensive  development of the maritime economy as a whole.... [-]


Master in Restoration and Conservation

University of Dubrovnik
Campus Full time October 2017 Croatia Dubrovnik

The graduate study in Restoration and Conservation (wood, paper, textile, metal and ceramics) lasts two years, i.e. four semesters (120 ECTS credits). Upon completion of the graduate study, students acquire the academic degree of Master in Conservation and Restoration (wood, paper, textile, metal, ceramics). [+]

Restoration and Conservation (wood, paper, textile, metal and ceramics)

The graduate study in Restoration and Conservation (wood, paper, textile, metal  and ceramics) lasts two years, i.e. four semesters (120 ECTS credits). Upon completion of the graduate study, students acquire the academic degree of  Master in Conservation and Restoration (wood, paper, textile, metal, ceramics).

Upon successful completion of this study, students are qualified for employment in  state  administration,  in  county  and/or  town  offices  in  charge  of  culture  and  monument  protection,  in  museums,  galleries,  restoration  and  conservation  workshops or archives, or they can start their own business. This study is the only one of its kind in Croatia, and it is fully in line with the Bologna  Declaration. The framework of this program implies the day to day cooperation of  teachers  and  students,  the mobility  of  both  teachers  and  students  during  the  course and the possibility for the students to enrol in any course of a similar profile  and level (expressed in ECTS credits) in universities of the European Union that  offer compatible studies.... [-]


Master in Mariculture

University of Dubrovnik
Campus Full time October 2017 Croatia Dubrovnik

The graduate study in Mariculture lasts two year, i.e. four semesters (120 ECTS credits). Upon completion of the graduate study, students acquire the academic degree of Master in Mariculture. Finishing the graduate study, a student can opt for the postgraduate study. Applied Marine Science. [+]

Mariculture

The graduate study in Mariculture lasts two year, i.e. four semesters (120  ECTS credits). Upon completion of the graduate study, student acquire the academic degree of Master in Mariculture. Finishing the graduate study, a student can opt for the postgraduate study  Applied Marine Science.

Career  prospects  in  aquaculture  are  multiple  and  primarily  involve  the  possibility of employment directly related to production, such as: cultivation,  maintenance, feeding, fishing, transportation etc., but also those related to the  management of spawning and farming centres. Smaller farming facilities in  aquaculture are mostly managed by one expert in charge of the complete  farming process, including company and financial management. Practical experience worldwide indicates that graduate experts in aquaculture  may find employment in numerous accompanying services to aquaculture  production, starting from the supply of equipment and food, the consumer  sales of fish and shellfish, through to consultancy in commercial enterprises  and in state institutions. Upon  completion  of  the  graduate  study  in  Mariculture  students  will  have  gained the skills required for independent work on the introduction of new  species of aquatic organisms into commercial aquaculture production.... [-]


Master in Economics and Business Economics

University of Dubrovnik
Campus Full time October 2017 Croatia Dubrovnik

The graduate study in Economics and Business Economics lasts two-years,. i.e. four semesters. (120 ECTS credits). Upon completion of the graduate study, students acquire the academic degree of Master in Economics or Business Economics. [+]

Economics and Business Economics

The graduate study in Economics and Business Economics lasts two-years,. i.e. four semesters. (120 ECTS credits). Upon completion of the graduate study, students acquire the academic degree  of Master in Economics or Business Economics.

This  degree  opens  opportunities  in  various  highly  professional  and  managerial jobs in the area of economics, as well as providing experience of  the scientific and professional working methods and skills in finding solutions  to development–related problems.

There is active involvement in the teaching process by both University and  visiting  lecturers  as  well  as  distinguished  professionals  from  the  world  of  business practice. Teaching is facilitated by the availability of the Information Technology Centre,  where students have access to computers and the internet, the Library, and  the Documentation Centre, which offer over thirty thousand titles.... [-]


Master in Business Computing

University of Dubrovnik
Campus Full time October 2017 Croatia Dubrovnik

The Business Computing graduate study lasts two years, i.e. four semesters (120 ECTS ). Upon completion of the graduate study, students acquire the academic degree of Master in Computer Engineering (mag.ing.comp.) [+]

Business Computing

The Business Computing graduate study lasts two years, i.e. four semesters  (120 ECTS ). Upon  completion  of  the  graduate  study,  students  acquire  the  academic  degree of Master in Computer Engineering (mag.ing.comp.)

The  course  of  Business  Computing  qualifies  students  for  various  jobs  in  numerous areas of computing and information technology: industry, computer  and communication companies, education and the service sector. Analyses have shown that in Croatia and many other countries, there is a  shortage of well educated graduates in the field of computing and information technology. Taking this fact into consideration emphasises the challenge of  making the Croatian economy competitive.... [-]


Master in Public Relations

University of Dubrovnik
Campus Full time October 2017 Croatia Dubrovnik

The graduate study in public relations lasts for two years, ie. four semesters (120 ects credits). Upon completion of the graduate study, students acquire the academic degree of Master in Public Relations. [+]

Public relations

The graduate study in public relations lasts for two years, ie. four semesters (120 ects credits). Upon  completion  of  the  graduate  study,  students  acquire  the  academic degree of Master in Public Relations.

This  graduate  study,  lasting  two  years,  trains  students  for  independent  scientific-research and highly professional work in PR services, government  and non-government organizations, PR agencies and commercial enterprises. Furthermore,  graduates  will  be  able  to  apply  their  theoretical  knowledge in  practical work and organization ability, and will be able to follow  trends in public relations and society and their correlation.  ... [-]


Master in Media Studies

University of Dubrovnik
Campus Full time October 2017 Croatia Dubrovnik

The graduate Media Studies program lasts for two years, i.e. four semesters (120 ECTS points). Upon completion of the graduate study, students acquire the academic degree of Master in Public Media. [+]

Media Studies

The graduate Media Studies program lasts for two years, i.e. four semesters (120 ECTS points). Upon completion of the graduate study, students acquire the academic degree of Master in Public Media. Graduates  will  be  able  to  apply  the  acquired  theoretical  and  practical knowledge  in media  companies, institutions,  government and  non- government organizations whose field of interest are the media, civil society and the public arena, and in social science research institutions. There  is a shortage  of  this  kind  of specialist  in  the  Croatian  media.  The educational structure of Croatian journalists and media confirms that there is a shortage of specialists who would be able to recognize trends in the media  development from their theoretical experience and than to apply their high level expertise based on a modern media science. Therefore, the graduate study  curriculum is organized in  such a way as to meet the needs of the  profession and the public, and at the same time to provide students with a  program compatible with the international graduate media studies.  ... [-]


Course in Creative Design (Three-year Study Plan)

Scuola Italiana Design (SID)
Campus Full time

The Three-year Study Plan in Creative Design by Scuola Italiana Design was born out of the request by local companies for professionals who are specialized in product design. [+]

Course in Creative Design (2-year Course + 1-year Master's)

The Three-year Study Plan in Creative Design by Scuola Italiana Design was born out of the request by local companies for professionals who are specialized in product design.The Plan, articulated in three years, provides strong vocational training thanks to its cutting-edge, modern and international structure. It aims to help students acquire expressive abilities, creative and design skills, knowledge and capabilities, all of which are essential for a rapid entry into the working world.SID graduates in Creative Design are able to design, develop and communicate their projects of product design, with extended skills into visual, packaging and web design. They also have a global vision of the market and a wealth of professional experience gained by designing directly for companies.... [-]