Erasmus Student Network – ESN
If you wish so, you will be appointed one UNIOS home student to be your Erasmus friend, who will help you accommodate and adjust yourself to new living and studying environment more quickly.
Your Erasmus friend will give you all information about everyday student life in Osijek, Slavonski Brod or Đakovo, and about other practicalities during your preparations for coming to UNIOS, as well as during your stay at UNIOS.
Contact of ESN OSIJEK: firstname.lastname@example.org
University of Osijek provides student accommodation in the dormitory located at the University Campus. Students are put up in double bedrooms. The approximate monthly cost of accommodation is 875,00 HRK (ca. 115,00 EUR). Exchange students who wish to be accommodated in the dormitory should fill in the accommodation form within their application.
Students who apply for exchange period at the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering in Slavonski Brod will be offered accommodation in the Student dormitory in Slavonski Brod.
Students applying for exchange at the Catholic Faculty of Theology in Đakovo will be provided information about accommodation after submitting their Erasmus application.
Another option of student accommodation in Osijek and other university cities are private apartments and rooms that are available for rent. Monthly costs of private accommodation vary from 200 EUR for a single room to 350 EUR for a furnished apartment.
Upon arrival in Osijek, you should contact UNIOS International Relation Office, located at the address Trg Svetog Trojstva 3 (Old Town – Tvrđa). Registration takes place on the first working day following your arrival in Osijek. IR Office regular working hours are Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. Within your registration at the IR Office you will be given further instructions about enrollment procedure at your host faculty student affairs office, and you will be assisted in further steps concerning other formalities.
Students registering for studies at Faculty of Mechanical Engineering in Slavonski Brod or at Catholic Faculty of Theology in Đakovo will be given detailed information about registration procedure after applying for Erasmus exchange.
IR Office will organize a Welcome event for all Erasmus students, aiming to establish relations among all incoming exchange students and their Erasmus friends. You will be informed about the Welcome Day program well in advance via e-mail, as well as after registration at UNIOS.
Student Identity Card – The X Card
Exchange students at the University of Osijek are entitled to hold a student identity card, so called the X Card. It is a sort of a pre-paid card used in students’ cafeterias and restaurants. It is not only a “licence to eat”, but also a card that proves your student status, so you can get some tickets and services at a reduced price.