Bosnia and Harzegovina is a country situated in the western Balkan
Peninsula of Europe. The larger region of Bosnia occupies the northern and
central parts of the country, and Herzegovina occupies the south and
southwest Roughly triangular-shaped. Bosnia and Herzegovina is
bordered by Serbia to the east. Montenegro to the South and Croatia to the
north and southwest. It is not entirely landlocked: to the south it has a
narrow coast on the Adriatic Sea, which is about 20 kilometres long
Our mission is to offer our students education that
responds to the demands of modern society and trends
in the field of medicine by focusing on the future.
We believe that study programs in English will
consolidate their position in the sphere of higher
education. We will continue to carefully follow and
respond to current demands; as well as to set new goals
in order to enable our students to fully maximize their
We have strived to keep the student in the center of the
teaching process by creating curricula with clearly
defined learning outcomes and competencies.
University of East Sarajevo is an autonomous, scientific, educational and artistic institution
consisting of fifteen faculties and two academies founded by Republic of Srpska. Since its
foundation, the University has turned to regional and international cooperation, in order to achieve
equal partnership at all levels.
Strategic objectives are the implementation of the Bologna process, raising the quality level of
study, followed by participation in international scientific research projects, as well as other types
of projects in the field of higher education, folding bilateral general and specific agreements with
universities in the country and the world, the mobility of students and staff development activities
related to international educational projects, and membership in international networks and
OUR MISSION ?
The Faculty of Medicine Foca was founded in 1993.
Its diploma is highly recognized and accepted. In
2008, higher education was reformed in line with the
Bologna process. The doctors who have acquired
knowledge and skills here, have improved health
care in Bosnia & Herzegovina as well as in
surrounding countries, Europe, and in the world,
which is the greatest acknowledgment and pride of
The Faculty of Medicine Foca has become a member
of the Association of Medical Schools in EuropeAMSE.
In order to strengthen the process of internationalization of higher education, we introduced the study
program Medicine in English, as well as to stimulate
cooperation among medical schools in Europe