The Advanced Seminar is a project that is meant to provide a venue not only for transfer of knowledge to students and young researchers, but also for an intense academic dialogue between eminent experts in the field (including policy makers), with the aim of creating a sustainable network. The course lecturers, eminent experts form the EU, Balkan region, USA and Russia will be addressing the contemporary topics and challenges.



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* Four scholarships are provided by the Ministry of Science, Education and Sport to students of Croatian Universities, in cooperation with the IUC, which cover accommodation, two meals per day, course fee and transport up to 1000 HRK. More info can be found at the IUC website. No rights can be derived from this statement or from any information provided on this website.


The course is open to interested participants from academia, foremost graduate and postgraduate law students, but also to students of political sciences, sociology, journalism, police academy, etc., as well as experts and practitioners from government institutions and members of the NGO sector, lawyers and prosecutors.

While the morning classes are given by course lecturers, renowned experts in the field, afternoons will be devoted to short presentations by the students on a topic of their own choice, related to any of the themes covered by this course. Presentations of about 10-15 minutes in English qualify students for graduation from the course and lead to a course certificate and 4 ECTS points, recognized by the Faculty of Law in Zagreb. Participants are also encouraged to take an active part in discussions following the lectures and in the afternoons. The Course is accredited under the name: EU Substantive Criminal Law and Protection of Victims

There is no course fee. All participants (including students enrolled at the Zagreb Faculty of Law) are required to pay a 50 EUR fee directly to IUC upon arrival.


Department of Criminal Law
Faculty of Law / University of Zagreb

Trg Republike Hrvatske 14
10000 Zagreb

Contact person:
Sunčana Roksandić Vidlička


European Union

The Advanced Seminar is co-funded by the
European Union Erasmus+ Programme
under project number: 20162137

in the period 2016 - 2018

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Max-Planck Institute for foreign and comparative criminal law from Freiburg, Germany is a contributing institution.

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