⌊ Application ⌋
Who can apply for the Zagreb Summer Academy?
Zagreb Summer Academy is ideal for all the young and energic people who want to get “the wind at their backs” and push boundaries we face in the business world. Students from any field of interest are welcome to apply.
How do I apply?
First you have to fill out and submit the application form with your personal information and answer 4 motivation questions. After being accepted as a participant we will send you a confirmation e-mail with the invoice for the first down payment.
What is the deadline for applications?
The application deadline is May 10, 2018. Those who require a visa should keep that in mind and have them issued in due time.
Do I have to apply for a visa to attend the program?
Croatia is a member of EU from 2013, and visa requirements differ depending on your country of origin. We suggest you contact the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in your country in order to know which procedures you should follow. If you do need a visa we will send you Guarantee Letter after you pay half of the fee.
⌊ Programme and lectures ⌋
Are there any prerequisites for the programme?
There are no specific prerequisites.
Are the lectures in Croatian or English?
All the lectures are taught in English.
Do I need to present any English certificate?
No. There is no need to deliver English language certificate (such as TOEFL or IELTS), but since the classes are all taught in English, it is recommended that students who apply for the summer programme have a satisfactory level of English (B2).
How many people will be in class?
Zagreb Summer Academy is organized for approximately 20 participants in order to have the high level of individual approach and interactive classes.
What will my timetable look like?
Typically, you will have lectures from 9:30 am to 5 pm with a lunch and coffee breaks in between. Each day there will also be many cultural and leisure activities organized so you can enjoy your summer in Zagreb to the fullest.
When will I get my timetable?
You will be given your timetable, at least, two weeks before the summer school starts and a printed version on the first day of the programme.
What documentation will I receive upon successful completion of a Summer Academy course?
Participants of Zagreb Summer Academy will get an official certificate that they have successfully completed the program.
When will I receive my certificate?
Certificates are given on the last day of the summer school at the closing ceremony.
⌊ Fees ⌋
What does the program fee include?
» All in class teaching
» All course materials
» Public transport in Zagreb
» Free Wi-fi
» Diverse extra-curricular programme with excursions, sightseeing tours, and other cultural and leisure activities
Does the Summer School offer any grants or subsidies?
No, Zagreb Summer Academy is financed exclusively by participant’s fee and partners and has no resources of its own.
What costs do participants have to cover by themselves?
Participants have to cover all food expenses except breakfast and lunch, private trips before and after the Zagreb Summer Academy program, airplane ticket, health insurance and personal costs.
How can I make the payment?
The payment is made by bank transfer. All the information about payment you will get in the e-mail we will send you as confirmation of your application. You should cover all the extra expenses (such as bank transfer fee) by yourself.
⌊ Coming to Croatia ⌋
Do I need to have medical insurance?
If you are coming from EU member states, it is enough for you to have European health insurance card. If you are coming from any other country, you have to arrange medical insurance by yourself.
How do I get to Zagreb?
You can get to Zagreb by plane, by bus, by car or by train, depending on your location.
Can you arrange a pickup?
We can organize a pickup, but you have to let us know the exact time and place of your arrival in Zagreb.
I would like to extend my stay in Zagreb (by arriving before the programme or postponing the departure). Is it possible?
If you want to come earlier and/or stay longer in the hotel accommodation organised for Zagreb Summer Academy you should let us know as soon as possible so we can try to arrange your extended stay. However, this extension is not included in the programme fee.