page 1/2

Open Day for Doctoral Studies at University North

All interested parties are invited to attend at the Open Day at University North,  University Center Varaždin on June 26, 2019 at 6 pm, UNIN-1, Room 101.

The purpose of Open Day is to get acquainted with the plan and program of the international joint doctoral study International Economic Relations and Management and the International Joint Interdisciplinary Doctoral Study in Education and Communication Sciences.

Doctoral studies will be presented by h. c. Irena Zavrl, Ph.D. Head of the Academic Committee Joint PhD, and Head of the International Joint Doctoral Program Prof. Dr. sc. Anica Hunjet.

Jean Monnet Summer School: EU Law and Internal Market for Non-Lawyers

University North, University Centre Varaždin, 27-29 June 2019
This ‘crash course’ offers a legal perspective on key EU topics in a manner accessible to non-lawyers. It is intended for students and young professionals of disciplines other than law who wish to broaden their knowledge of law, institutions and the internal market of the European Union. A particular emphasis is placed on the role of law in the process of EU integration, with focus on regional integration in South Eastern Europe. While touching upon key processes, the course provides insights into specific topics through the discussion of selected case studies.

Course lecturers:
Prof. Nicolas de Sadeleer, Université Saint-Louis, Brussels
Ms Ivana Damjanovic, Centre for European Studies, Australian National University

Program is attached.


Call for Conference - 46th International Scientific Conference on Economic and Social Development "Sustainable Tourist Destinations"

Social Development (ESD) "Sustainable Tourist Destinations" that will be held on 24-25 October 2019 at  University North, University Centre  Varaždin, Croatia.

The conference will be organized in cooperation with the Faculty of Management of the University of Warsaw, Poland and the Faculty of Law, Economics and Social Sciences Sale - Mohammed V University in Rabat, Morocco and the "ESD Conference".

The aim of the conference is to address topics on globalization, modern economics, international capital markets, sustainable tourist destinations, entrepreneurship, modern enterprises, etc.

The themes of the scientific part of the conference are:

  • Globalization and Challenges of the Modern World
  • Enterprise in a Turbulent Environment
  • Entrepreneurship Caught Between Creativity and Bureaucracy

The conference is open to professionals who wants to explore further named topics through lectures, presentations  and discussions.

We look forward to seeing you in Varaždin, Croatia!

A guest lecture was held at the Department of Nursery within Erasmus + Exchange

In the period from 23 to 26 April 2019, the teachers of the High School of Health Sciences Slovenj Gradec (Slovenia) - Danica Železnik, phD (the Republic of Finland), and Uroš Železnik, a master of health care.

Teachers gave lectures to the students of the 3rd year of nursing studies, they visited the workshops of the practice classes and exchanged their experiences with teachers and students.


University North presented the project "Internationalization of Master's Degree in Mechanical Engineering at University North"

On April 9, 2019, University North, University centre Varaždin, Department of Mechanical Engineering, presented the project "Internationalization of the Master's Degree Program in Mechanical Engineering at University North". The aim of this project is to increase the mobility of students and teachers through the preparation of twenty courses of graduate university studies in mechanical engineering in a foreign language, the regulation of mobility infrastructure, the encouragement of outgoing students' and teachers' mobility and the promotion of a newly developed programme at specialized fairs of higher education.

European Researchers' Night at University North

At the University of North, on January 25, 2019, was held the "European Researchers' Night" as part of the Techno-Past Techno-Future project activity; European researchers' night.

The event was held as part of the Open days at University North in Koprivnica, and visitors of all ages could participate in various lectures, interactive and entertaining workshops, presentations and they had the opportunity to met students and teaching staff.

New Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Damira Keček, senior lecturer at the University  North, passed her PhD viva on November 20, 2018 (successfully finished her doctoral studies). The tittle of her doctoral thesis  was "Development and Application of the Modified Model of ICT Sector Extraction in the Croatian Economy" and she was supervised by Prof. dr. Marinko Škare and Associate Professor Valter Boljunčić from the University Juraj Dobrila in Pula. This is the first  PhD degree awarded at the University North  as a part  International Joint Doctoral Study International Economic Relations and Management.

We congratulate Damira Kecek on this outstanding achievement!

Search results
str. 1/2