Levels of studies

University Union Nikola Tesla organizes studies in various disciplines on 15 faculties which are approved and accredited as higher education study programs by representative institution in Republic of Serbia, which is Serbian Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development. Types of academic studies are:


  1. First degree academic studies - basic academic studies lasting four years and granting, upon their completion, 240 ECTS points. The student who completes basic academic studies shall acquire the professional title of Bachelor in the corresponding field.
  2. Second degree academic studies - master academic studies lasting one year and granting, upon their completion, 60 ECTS points. The student who completes master academic studies shall acquire the academic title of Master in the corresponding field.
  3. Third degree academic studies - doctoral academic studies lasting at least three years and granting, upon their completion, at least 180 ECTS points. The student who completes the doctoral academic studies of the third degree shall acquire the scientific title Doctor of Philosophy in the corresponding field.