University of Tuzla - UNTZ • Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina
University of Tuzla (UNTZ) is a public university in Bosnia and Herzegovina. It is located in the city of Tuzla. It was founded in 1958 and has been educating students ever since. It officially became a university in 1976. nowadays, it is one of the major higher education institutions in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Around 14,000 students are currently enrolled in programmes at UNTZ. Around 500 academic staff and 200 administrative staff are on site, to make sure that students are well looked after. In 2018, the University of Tuzla is celebrating its 38th anniversary. The school has committed itself to offer courses specifically adapted to the students' needs. Due to this, the school is convinced that students get the best education possible. Graduates of UNTZ are well-rounded individuals who possess the skills and means to become successful in their professional and personal life. The University of Tuzla offers degree programmes at undergraduate and postgraduate level. The higher education institution provides its students with an international and welcoming learning environment. The campus is made up of several faculties: Academy of Performing Arts, Faculty of Law, Faculty of Education and Rehabilitation, Faculty of Economics, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology, Faculty of Mining, Geology and Civil Engineering, Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, Faculty of Philosophy, Faculty of Pharmacy, as well as the Faculty of Physical Education and Sports. The university also places special value on integration and extracurricular activities. Therefore, the school established a Basketball club (UKK Student) which regularly competes in tournaments. The university also wants its students to get the chance to explore other countries during their studies, hence the participation in ERASMUS programmes. The University of Tuzla offers a scholarship, as well, in order to present everyone with the opportunity to follow their academic dreams.