Zagreb School of Economics and Management (ZSEM)

Location: Zagreb, Croatia
Programs: Semester & Year

About ZSEM

The Zagreb School of Economics and Management (ZSEM) is a privately owned, accredited higher education institution with public rights. ZSEM was founded according to the Law of higher education, with the aim to offer students the best education in Croatia, comparative to that provided by the best business schools in the world. ZSEM was acknowledged by Eduinversal’s official selection in 2008 as the best business school in Croatia, and it is also a member of Association of Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) in Croatia.

Eligibility & Prerequisites

  • Undergraduate and graduate students from any discipline are permitted to participate
  • 2.5 GPA minimum
  • Must have completed at least two  major terms

Program Dates & Deadlines

Fall Semester Dates: early September to late January

  • Deadline to indicate intent to participate: April 1
  • Deadline to submit application documents to Education Abroad Office: April 15

Winter Semester Dates: early February to late June

  • Deadline to indicate intent to participate: October 1
  • Deadline to submit application documents to Education Abroad Office: October 15

Tuition & Fees

Students pay regular UM-Flint tuition and fees.

Language(s) of Instruction


Area(s) of Study

Business. View courses offered at ZSEM and complete a Learning Agreement with Dr. Yener Kandogan. 

Housing and Living Costs

Accommodation is not necessarily near campus but always within easy reach by bus. Housing applications are treated on a "first come, first serve basis". As there is no on-campus dormitory, ZSEM assists exchange students in finding private rooms or apartments near the school. Students are      required to apply for housing as soon as possible.
Students can expect to spend between $826 - $1,140 per month depending on accommodations and lifestyle. Some monthly expenses include:

  • Accommodation: Approximately $326 - $660 per month
  • Meals: Approximately $380 per month
  • Local transportation: Approximately $20 per month
  • Other expenses: Approximately $100 - $350 per month

Items requested by zsem

  • ZSEM application
  • Official UM-Flint transcript
  • Letter of recommendation from UM-Flint faculty
  • 3 passport sized photographs
  • Statement of purpose
  • Resume
  • Copy of passport
  • Copy of Highway to Health (HTH) International Health Insurance Card (click on “University of Michigan” and log in using your uniqname and Ann Arbor KERBEROS password, not your LAN password. You can reset your KERBEROS password in SIS under “Personal Information.
  • Proof of English proficiency for non-native English speakers

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