University of Split
|University of Split|
|Sveučilište u Splitu|
|Established||15 June 1974|
|Rector||Prof. Dr. Sc. Ivan Pavić|
The University of Split (Croatian: Sveučilište u Splitu) is a university located in Split, Croatia. It was founded in 1974. and is organized in 13 faculties and 124 faculty programmes. As of 2009, a total of approximately 40,000 students have graduated, and a total of 337 doctoral degrees have been awarded.
In the last few years, the University of Split student body has grown; it now enrols about 25,000 students and is organized in 13 faculties. Currently a new Campus is being built, which was supposed to be finished in 2014 but the economy crisis slowed it down so delays are to be expected. It will house all of the faculties, a large student center with a sports hall, sporting grounds and a University Library. There are new additions to the graduate programmes like pharmacy, forensics, geodesy with new programmes being added every year.
These are the faculties into which the university is divided:
- Faculty of Civil Engineering, Architecture and Geodesy (Fakultet građevinarstva, arhitekture i geodezije, FGAG, formerly Građevinsko-arhitektonski fakultet, GAF)
- Faculty of Mathematics and Sciences (Prirodoslovno-matematički fakultet, PMF)
- Faculty of Economics (Ekonomski fakultet, EF)
- Faculty of Law (Pravni fakultet)
- Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Naval Architecture (Fakultet elektrotehnike, strojarstva i brodogradnje, FESB)
- Catholic Faculty of Theology (Katolički bogoslovni fakultet)
- Faculty of Chemical Engineering (Kemijsko-tehnološki fakultet, KTF)
- Faculty of Medicine (Medicinski fakultet, MEF)
- Faculty of Kinesiology (Kineziološki fakultet, KIF)
- Faculty of Maritime Studies (Pomorski fakultet, PF)
- Faculty of Philosophy (Filozofski fakultet, FF)
- Academy of Fine Arts (Umjetnička akademija)
The Pharmacy course is run jointly by the Faculty of Medicine and the Faculty of Chemical Engineering.
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