Study in Croatia

If you want to study in Croatia, then you need to know which of its universities are right for you. Times Higher Education World University Rankings take the top institutions in the world, and look at their performance across all of their core objectives: teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook.

Croatia has 1 university in the overall Times Higher Education World University Rankings. The highest-ranking university in Croatia is University of Zagreb, which is ranked at number > 800.

Choosing where to study for a degree in Croatia is one of the biggest decisions you will ever make. THE’s student resources are here to help you make the right choice, particularly if you want to study abroad. Explore the university of Croatia below - we’ve pulled together some information that we hope will help you to decide where to study.

Use the map to see where Croatia’s top university is located, and if any institutions are of particular interest, you can click on their name, or the “explore” button, to find out more. We’ve also pulled in information about how much Croatia is investing in its higher education, and also how many people live there.

Our World University Rankings were founded in 2004 and our data are trusted by governments and universities across the world.

Top universities in Croatia

University of Zagreb> 800th
*University's current rank in the overall World University Rankings

View the World University Rankings 2016-2017

Statistics about Croatia

  • Expenditure on education out of total expenditure 9.6%
  • Of which, on higher education 21.86%
  • Enrollment rate in higher education 69.05%
  • Population 4,170,600
  • Unemployment 13.48%
  • Annual GDP 2.93%
Data source: The World Bank