University of Rijeka: Statistics

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#1394 of 14,160In the World
#491 of 2,789In Europe
#3 of 43In Croatia
#1 of 4In Rijeka
#134 of 1,020For Hospitality and Hotel Management
Top50%For 25 other topics

Quick Review

Enrollment
17,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
uniri.hr
Languages
English;Croatian;Italian
Acceptance rate
71%*

* The University of Rijeka is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because a university has programs where an applicant only needs to meet admission requirements to enroll and doesn't necessarily competes with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely-ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (Svjedodžba o završnom ispitu) or recognized equivalent
Academic CalendarOctober to June
Enrollment17,500
Full time employee1,750
Student:staff ratio10:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
9,544
Citations
102,638

University of Rijeka majors

by publication & citation count

Medicine
2,204 / 38,960
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
1,493 / 7,819
Engineering
1,344 / 11,255
Biology
1,185 / 35,765
Business
1,131 / 4,605
Computer Science
804 / 8,729
Physics
800 / 18,549
Chemistry
693 / 10,490
Psychology
606 / 9,255
Environmental Science
588 / 3,643
Political Science
444 / 408
Materials Science
427 / 4,587
Economics
395 / 2,139
Hospitality and Hotel Management
341 / 945
Mathematics
338 / 3,331
Demography
286 / 5,441
Immunology
283 / 12,951
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
216 / 1,302
Surgery
212 / 2,283
Marketing
211 / 1,636
Astrophysics and Astronomy
209 / 11,750
Art & Design
207 / 1,269
Pathology
190 / 2,749
Sociology
187 / 283
Geography and Cartography
174 / 303
Law
171 / 264
Environmental Management
161 / 679
Oncology and Cancer research
160 / 2,873
Structural Engineering
156 / 1,675
Virology
137 / 9,316
Social Psychology
123 / 3,873
Health Science
120 / 637
Dentistry
117 / 2,140
Biochemistry
113 / 3,406
Child Psychology
111 / 2,474
Geology
109 / 698
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
105 / 1,369
Psychiatry
102 / 1,503
Clinical Psychology
101 / 1,513
Investment Banking and Stock trading
97 / 706

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990327
19911235
19921129
19931247
19941074
199545102
199637104
199735122
199844283
199959318
200050428
200168493
200280693
200395704
2004102910
20051441166
20061571424
20072741768
20083472366
20093912398
20105003092
20115134163
20125075672
20135596614
20146227719
20157158023
20167068107
20177578550
20187738577
20197939708
202086511978

Tuition

Local studetnsForeign students, c. 55 per annum (HRK)

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences+++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine+++
Engineering | IT+++
Maths | Natural Sciences++
Diploma preddiplomskog sveucilisnog studija - sveučilišni prvostupnik (baccalaureus)Biotechnology, Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Economics, Fine Arts, Health Sciences, Hotel and Restaurant, Law, Marine Transport, Mathematics, Medicine, Philosophy, Physics, Retailing and Wholesaling, Teacher Training, Technology
Diploma diplomskog sveučilišnog studija - magistarBiotechnology, Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Economics, Fine Arts, Health Sciences, Hotel and Restaurant, Law, Management, Mathematics, Medicine, Philosophy, Physics, Teacher Training, Technology, Tourism, Transport Management
Diploma specijalističkog diplomskog stručnog studija - stručni specijalistAccountancy, Anaesthesiology, Biomedicine, Cardiology, Commercial Law, Community Health, Criminology, Diabetology, Economics, Educational Administration, Endocrinology, Finance, Gastroenterology, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Health Administration, Health Sciences, Hotel and Restaurant, International Business, Management, Marketing, Medicine, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopaedics, Pharmacology, Pneumology, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Psychology, Public Administration, Radiology, Social and Preventive Medicine, Surgery, Tourism, Toxicology, Translation and Interpretation, Treatment Techniques
Diploma poslijediplomskog sveučilišnog studija - doktor znanosti/doktor umjetnostiApplied Chemistry, Biomedicine, Business Administration, Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Dentistry, Economics, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Management, Health Sciences, Hotel and Restaurant, Law, Linguistics, Marine Transport, Mechanical Engineering, Medicine, Nautical Science, Naval Architecture, Pedagogy, Philosophy, Physics, Psychology, Public Administration, Serbocroatian, Tourism

Notable alumni

  1. Željko Jovanović

    Photo
    Željko Jovanović
    Born in
    Croatia Flag Croatia
    Years
    1965-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    politicianphysician
    Biography

    Željko Jovanović is a Croatian politician and physician who served as Minister of Science, Education and Sports from 2011 until 2014. He is a member of the center-left Social Democratic Party of Croatia.

  2. Korado Korlević

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    Korado Korlević
    Born in
    Croatia Flag Croatia
    Years
    1958-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    astronomerphysicist
    Biography

    Korado Korlević is a Croatian teacher and prolific amateur astronomer, who ranks among the world's top 20 discoverers of minor planets. As of 2016, he is credited by the Minor Planet Center with the discovery of 1162 numbered minor planets he made at Višnjan Observatory during 1996–2001. In addition, he is credited with the co-discovery of another 132 minor planets. His discoveries include the slowly-rotating outer main-belt asteroid 10415 Mali Lošinj, and 10645 Brač, a member of the Eunomia family of asteroids. He has also discovered two comets, namely 183P/Korlević-Jurić and 203P/Korlević.

  3. Zlatko Komadina

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    Zlatko Komadina
    Born in
    Slovenia Flag Slovenia
    Years
    1958-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Zlatko Komadina is a Croatian politician who has been prefect of Primorje-Gorski Kotar County since 2013.

  4. Valter Flego

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    Valter Flego
    Born in
    Slovenia Flag Slovenia
    Years
    1972-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Valter Flego is a Croatian politician who has been a Member of the European Parliament for Croatia since 2 July 2019. Previously he had served as the 4th prefect of Istria County from 2013 to 2019, as well as he served three terms as mayor of the town of Buzet. He is a member of the liberal Istrian Democratic Assembly (IDS) party.

  5. Slavko Linić

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    Slavko Linić
    Born in
    Croatia Flag Croatia
    Years
    1949-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    politicianeconomist
    Biography

    Slavko Linić is a Croatian politician and economist. He is a graduate of the Faculty of Economics on the University of Rijeka. From 1990 to 2000, he was the Mayor of Rijeka. From 2000 to 2003 he served as Deputy Prime Minister under Ivica Račan. From December 23, 2011 to May 6, 2014, he has been the Minister of Finance in the centre left Government of Zoran Milanović.

  6. Boris Milošević

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    Boris Milošević
    Born in
    Croatia Flag Croatia
    Years
    1974-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    politicianjurist
    Biography

    Boris Milošević is a Croatian lawyer and politician of Serb ethnicity who has been serving as Deputy Prime Minister of Croatia in charge of social affairs and human and minority rights since 23 July 2020. He is a member of the Independent Democratic Serb Party (SDSS). He previously served as the president of the Serb National Council from July 2019 until July 2020.

  7. Oleg Butković

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    Oleg Butković
    Born in
    Croatia Flag Croatia
    Years
    1979-.. (age 42)
    Occupations
    politicianengineer
    Biography

    Oleg Butković is a Croatian politician serving as Minister of Maritime Affairs, Transport and Infrastructure in the Government of Croatia since 2016. He assumed the position in the cabinet of Tihomir Orešković and continued to hold the position in the first and second cabinet of Andrej Plenković.

  8. Dušan Zelenbaba

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    Dušan Zelenbaba
    Born in
    Croatia Flag Croatia
    Years
    1952-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    physicianpoliticianradiologist
    Biography

    Dušan Zelenbaba is a Croatian Serb physician and politician who was active prior to the Croatian War of Independence. He was a member of the Executive Committee of the Serb Democratic Party in Croatia.

  9. Monika Herceg

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    Monika Herceg
    Years
    1990-.. (age 31)
    Occupations
    poet
    Biography

    Monika Herceg is a poet, editor, feminist and popular science activist from Croatia. She has been awarded multiple literature prizes and established herself as one of the most prominent poets of a new generation in Croatia.

General info

Alternative namesUNIRI
Sveucilište u Rijeci
Founded1973
AccreditationAgency for Science and Higher Education (AZVO)
Academic structureAcademy of Fine Arts
Faculty of Economics Rijeka
Faculty of Management in Tourism and Hospitality, Opatija
Faculty of Philosophy in Rijeka
Civil Engineering in Rijeka
Medical Faculty in Rijeka
Department of Biotechnology
Department of Physics
Department of Informatics
Department of Mathematics
Faculty of Maritime Studies
Faculty in Rijeka
Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of Education in Rijeka
Affiliations and membershipsEuropean University Association (EUA)

Location and Contacts

AddressTrg brace Mazuranica 10
Rijeka, Primorje-Gorski Kotar, 51000
Croatia
City population129,000
Phone+385 (51) 406 500
Fax+385 (51) 406 588

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