Josip Juraj Strossmayer University of Osijek

The University of Osijek (official abbreviation: UNIOS) is nowadays developing into a modern European higher education institution. It acts as a regional center of knowledge, research and excellence.

It consists of:

10 Faculties (Faculty of Economics – EFOS, Faculty of Electrical Engineering – ETFOS, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences – FFOS, Faculty of Civil Engineering – GFOS, Faculty of Medicine – MEFOS, Faculty of Law – PRAVOS, Faculty of Agriculture – PFOS, Faculty of Food Technology – PTFOS, Faculty of Teacher Education – FOOZOS, Catholic Faculty of Theology in Đakovo – TEOS),

5 University departments (Department of Mathematics, Department of Biology, Department of Chemistry, Department of Physics, Department of Cultural Studies),

1 Academy of Arts

All UNIOS units are located in Osijek, except for the Catholic Faculty of Theology which is located in the town of Đakovo.

UNIOS organizes studies at undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate level in the following fields: natural sciences, technical sciences, biomedicine and medicine, biotechnical sciences, social sciences, humanities and arts. There are also studies within interdisciplinary fields.

All University studies are organized according to Bologna principles and ECTS is fully implemented at all levels.

There are three more affiliated institutions of the University of Osijek that contribute to high quality of student life and studying:

  • the City and University Library in Osijek,
  • the Student Centre in Osijek,
  • the Student Centre in the city of Đakovo.


Josip Juraj Strossmayer University of Osijek has started to participate in the LLP Erasmus programme in 2009 by publishing the

and applying for the Erasmus Standard University Charter and Erasmus Extended University Charter.


Since 2014, UNIOS is involved in ERASMUS+ program, by publishing the ECHE Charter application and Policy Statement and obtaining the new ECHE Charter: 255170-LA-1-2014-1-HR-E4AKA1-ECHE.

UNIOS Institutional Erasmus+ Factsheet can be viewed here.

UNIOS Erasmus cooperation is defined within the formal Erasmus bilateral agreements. The complete updated list of our partners and bilateral agreements can be viewed here – UNIOS Erasmus+Interinstitutional Agreements (update February 2021).