International Summer School in Mostar

International Summer School in Mostar

The International Summer School of 2018 will take place in Mostar 21 May - 2 June 2018. The programme runs each year, and is organized by the University Sveučilište u Mostaru, Dzemal Bijedic University of Mostar and University of South-Eastern Norway

Study level
Summer school
Closing dates
Norwegian and international applicants: Rolling admission until March 1. Local applicants (in Mostar): May 1st
7,5 ECTS (3 U.S. credits)
Start up
Summer 2018

What you will learn

The purpose of this programme is to give the students an introduction to the international regime for human rights and social entrepreneurship.

Please note: The course content is currently under review. Updated course descriptions will be launched as soon as possible.

Course contents:

Practical information

  • The courses will take place at The University of Mostar - Sveučilište u Mostaru.
  • Dates: 21 May - 2 June 2018
  • Application deadline: February 1st for USN students. April 1 for local students.
  • Travel and accommodation expenses must be covered by the participant. 
  • There is no additional support provided by the Norwegian State Educational Loan Fund (lånekassen) for participating at summer schools, but travel and living costs are kept to a minimum to ensure that students can overcome the costs attending this course.
  • Students are not required to get an approval by their programme coordinator at the faculty, to attend. The summer school can be approved as a part of a bachelor programme by their home institution, or be taken as an additional course, earning additional credits.
  • Please note - change of accommodation: Accommodation for students coming from Norway or other European countries will be offered in the Hostel Hercegovina. Prices from 10 Euros/night, in double, triple or quadruple rooms. Students from Molloy College, U.S. will receive separat information about accommodation plans.
  • Travel arrangements for participants from Norway: Flights with Norwegian Oslo-Sarajevo or Oslo- Dubrovnik/Split. Group transport from Sarajevo to Mostar.


Students from Norway: The application and registration deadline for Norwegian students is February 1st. Please contact if you intend to apply after the deadline. 

Klikk her for praktisk info / FAQ for USN-studenter på norsk.

Students from Mostar and USN partners: The final deadline is April 1st. Students from Molloy College, U.S. must contact their international office for application deadlines.

Course descriptions and study plans:
International Human Rights (PDF)
Social Entrepreneurship (PDF)

Admission requirements

  • Please note: Students should be enrolled in an undergraduate programme at their home institution. 
  • The courses are particularly suitable for students enrolled in an undergraduate programme, with focus on social sciences/ law/ political science/education i.e.
  • There are no prerequisites for these courses except eligibility to study at the post-high school level and the ability to relate meaningfully to an English spoken classroom and to understand texts written in English.

Study facts

Full time – Decentralized


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