O Univerzitetu

UNSA Facts and Figures

Teaching, scientific and research work and artistic-research work is carried out at the University of Sarajevo within 30 organizational units (25 faculties and academies, 5 institutes) and 72 sub-organizational units (4 university centers, 30 faculties, 23 laboratories and 15 faculty centers ). The universality of the University is reflected in the presence of humanistic, social, medical, natural, mathematical, biotechnical, and technical sciences and arts.


The University of Sarajevo offers 236 study programs at 1st Cycle, 185 study programs at the 2nd Cycle, 4 integrated study programs, and 93 programs of the I3rd cycle. Out of this number, 9 are taught in English (two on the first cycle, seven in the second cycle, and one in an integrated program).


The growth of lifelong learning programs is also visible at the university - 51 such programs are currently underway.


At the end of November 2016, 30,442 studens were enrolled at the University of Sarajevo,


In 2016, 877 teachers (full professors, associate professors and assistant professors) and 429 associates (senior assistants, senior lecturers, assistants, lecturers and methodologists) were employed full time in 2016.


At the institutes of the University, 65 researchers were engaged in the scientific-research process, of which 8 scientific advisors, 8 senior scientific associates, 16 scientific associates, 4 expert advisers, 20 senior professional associates and 11 expert associates.


When it comes to supporting the teaching process, at the University of Sarajevo, 1284 employees are engaged in full time positions in professional services, administration and maintenance.


In the period 1970-2016, 3,477 articles were indexed in all three indexes of the Core Citation Index Expanded, Social Sciences Citation Index, Arts & Humanities Citation Index. This number can be considered as the smallest possible number of published articles because in the field of address in WoS there were cases where authors did not specify a university, but only the name of the faculty and address.


When it comes to citing works of teachers and associates of the University of Sarajevo, these articles are cited 18,537 times (or 16,024 times without self-citations). These 16,024 citations appear in 13,564 articles.


103 TEMPUS projects were implemented in cooperation with 135 European universities (83 as partners, 16 as academic coordinators and 4 as grant-holders). There were 38 FP7 projects: as well as 19 ERASMUS MUNDUS projects in cooperation with 55 EU universities. The University of Sarajevo has signed 110 international cooperation agreements.