Recruitment Policy

The Recruitment Policy of the University of Sarajevo is defined by national legislation as follows:


•    Labour Law of FBiH (in Bosnian)
•    Law on Higher Education of Canton Sarajevo (in Bosnian)
•    Law on Research in Canton Sarajevo (in Bosnian)

Adtitionally, University of Sarajevo is fully commited to the principles of open, transparent and merit-based recruitment, and includes majority of the OTM-R principles.

OTM-R – Open, Transparent and Merit-based Recruitment

The OTM-R Package is a set of practical and useful tools for implementing Open, Transparent and Merit-based recruitment practices in Research Performing Organisations.

OTM-R ensures that the best person for the job is recruited, guarantees equal opportunities and access for all, facilitates developing an international portfolio (cooperation, competition, mobility) and makes research careers more attractive. OTM-R brings benefits to researchers, institutions and the wider research system. More specifically, OTM-R makes research careers more attractive, ensures equal opportunities for all candidates and facilitates mobility.

Source: EURAXESS portal