Veleučilište VERN

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University of Applied Sciences VERN
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Trg Drage Iblera 10/I, 10000 Zagreb
+385 1 4881 837
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Head of Institution/Senior Applicant Name: 
Vlatko Cvrtila
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Ivo Ivančić
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Iva Biondić
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Dubravko Kraus
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Please provide a brief description of your academic structure: 
Our university is the oldest and one of the largest, private universities in Croatia. We have more than 1850 students that are currently active and more than 5000 alumni students. We have 14 different undergraduate and graduate professional areas of study and programs. Undergraduate/ bachelor professional degree programs · Entrepreneurship Economics · Tourism and Hotel Management · Public relations and Media Studies · Journalism · Film, Television and multimedia · Business IT · Technical Management Graduate professional degree · Human Resources Management · Entrepreneurial Management · Accounting and Finances · Managing Sustainable Tourism Development · Managing Business Communications · IT Management · Film and Television Directing and Producing Vern offers LIFE LONG LEARNING PROGRAMS Formal program- Licensed Tourist Guide for Croatia Unformal programs - Head of reception department, Head of restaurants and banquets, Programming in Java, Front-end Development Program Vern also runs Mobility programs for students and university staff
Please describe briefly any activities your institution is already carrying out, which are relevant to UNAI and its principles: 
- Sustainability- Vern is working on EU funded projects who are dealing with sustainability, social innovations trough collaboration of higher education and real sector - Capacity Building – Vern was a partner in few international EU funded projects whose aim was capacity building in higher education, skill development, process and resources For example: SILICE Project ( the main holder of the project was from Israel, Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya (IDC) and Vern was one of their partner. The aim of the project was to develop a platform to promote a socially innovative idea and international cooperation at regional level between EU, Israel and India - Access to Higher Education / Education for all – Vern offers equal opportunity and education to students from diverse cultural backgrounds as well as offer an educational environment that supports students with disabilities and different educational needs