State University of Tetova

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State University of Tetovo
Тетовски државен универзитет
Universiteti Shtetëror i Tetovës
Former names
University of Tetova (1994 - 2003)
TypePublic
Established1994
RectorDr. Vullnet Ameti
Academic staff
273 full-time and 355 part-time
Students13,000
LocationTetovo, Republic of Macedonia
CampusUrban
ColorsRed and Yellow         
NicknameSUT/USHT/DUT - acronym for State University of Tetova
AffiliationsAleksander Moisiu University
Websitewww.unite.edu.mk

The State University of Tetovo (Macedonian: Тетовски државен универзитет; Albanian: Universiteti Shtetëror i Tetovës), located in Tetovo, Macedonia is one of the four state universities. The university was established on June 4, 1994 as the first Albanian language higher education institution in Macedonia, though not recognized as a state university by the national government until January 2004. The University is chaired by Dr. Vullnet Ameti. Courses and lectures are held in Albanian, Macedonian and English.

History[edit]

The State University of Tetovo was founded on 4 June 1994 as the University of Tetovo upon the initiative of the Albanian Cultural Society of Macedonia. The first lectures were held on February 16-17, 1995 in Poroj [mk] and Rečica.

Faculties and departments[edit]

The university consists of eleven faculties:

  • Faculty of Economics
  • Faculty of Law
  • Faculty of Applied Sciences
  • Faculty of Fine Arts
  • Faculty of Philosophy
  • Faculty of Philology
  • Faculty of Medicine
  • Faculty of Math-Natural Sciences
  • Faculty of Food Technology
  • Faculty of Physical Education
  • Faculty of Business Administration
  • Faculty of Agriculture and Biotechnology
  • Faculty of Pedagogy

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Coordinates: 42°00′00″N 20°58′00″E / 42°N 20.9667°E / 42; 20.9667