Faculty of Economics & Tourism
Juraj Dobrila University of Pula
Faculty of Economics and Tourism "Dr. Mijo Mirkovic" is 55 years old institution within which all levels of higher education are being carried out: from undergraduate and graduate studies to postgraduate specialist and doctoral programmes of study. Today, the Faculty employs 53 teachers, of which 42 in scientific-teaching vocation, and 11 assistants. It is a part of Juraj Dobrila University of Pula.
The Faculty is currently running undergraduate study programs in Economics and Business Economics, within which students can choose between the following fields of study: Financial Management, Marketing Management, Management and Entrepreneurship, Tourism and Business Informatics. Building on the undergraduate programs, the Faculty also runs the graduate study programs in Economics and Business Economics, in the fields of: Financial Management, Marketing Management, Management and Entrepreneurship, Tourism and Development and Business Informatics.
After completing the first two levels of higher education, students can continue their training in postgraduate studies. The Faculty organizes two postgraduate specialist studies: the postgraduate study program of "European Integrations, Regional and Local Economic Development" and the postgraduate study program of "Human Resources and Knowledge Society". The highest level of higher education at the Faculty of Economics and Tourism "Dr. Mijo Mirkovi?" is ensured by performing postgraduate doctoral study programs. Students can be awarded the academic title of Doctor of Science (PhD) upon completion of the postgraduate doctoral study of "New Economics" or the postgraduate doctoral study in social sciences, the field of economics with five modules: Finance, Accounting, Marketing, Management and Tourism. In 2014 new postgraduate international doctoral study of "International economic relations and management" was established in cooperation with partner institutions from Austria, Hungary and Slovakia.
Faculty of Economics and Tourism has developed international relations with more than 20 institutions from more than 10 European Union countries with which professors' and students' exchange programs are performed as well as from non EU countries. At the moment Faculty organize more than 30 courses in English language which are held for international incoming students.
Another field in which Faculty of Economics and Tourism is recognized relates to scientific work. Faculty organizes biannual international scientific conferences. Along with this activity Faculty is well known in this part of Europe as publisher of international scientific journal Economic Research, journal referred in most important scientific databases like Social sciences citation index (Thomson Reuters), ABI/INFORM Proquest, CAB Abstracts, EBSCO, ECONLIT and others. From 2014 journal is co-published with Taylor & Francis one of the biggest and oldest world publisher (you can find journal link on: http://www.tandfonline.com/loi/rero20#.VMn2jbHwpic). From 2015 Faculty start to public new scientific journal Review of innovation and competitiveness.
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