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:
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.
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.
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.