One of the great things about Serbia is its music festivals that attract people from all over the world every year. From modern sound to traditional music, these festivals offer a variety of musical genres. Through these festivals, you will meet friendly people, good music and have an unforgettable experience. There is something for everyone’s musical taste, and it is up to you to choose the festival to your liking.
The blog intended for all book lovers and the ones who aspire to become one. Learn about Serbian literature and its authors.
If you read the first part of our blog, you already know how important sport is to Serbians. This part will be dedicated to the biggest Serbian successes accomplished in team sports. Before we start, it is crucial to underline that Serbian national teams, throughout history, have played under different names in international competitions: SFR Yugoslavia, FR Yugoslavia, Serbia and Montenegro, but all the results and medals from these periods are succeeded by the Serbian national teams.
If you are a sports lover, you will enjoy Serbian passion for it. It is not rare nor unusual to have big public gatherings just to watch an important match, or to celebrate the victory of a national team on the streets. Sport plays an important part of everyday life in Serbia, and Serbs are very proud of their strong sporting history. The sport has been one of the main promoting tools of Serbia outside of its borders, and Serbs are very proud of many successes Serbia has accomplished in different sports. Here are some highlights of individual Serbian sports.
Most people would say that the climate in Serbia is continental with four seasons. That is true, but things are not as simple as they sound since there are some variations depending on which part of Serbia you are staying in.
Have you studied and obtained your qualification abroad? Do you want to continue with your studies in the Republic of Serbia? If yes, keep reading to learn what you need to do to get your previous education documents recognised by the relevant authorities in Serbia.
If you want to learn a few facts about higher education in Serbia, keep on reading!
It can get quite hot in Serbia during the summer months. The temperatures sometimes exceed 40 degrees Celsius, especially in July. Summer is the perfect time to escape the summer heat in the city and find a more enjoyable place to relax. Luckily, Serbia offers plenty of opportunities for a nice summer escape. Keep on reading to discover where to go when the heat hits hard.
EXPLORE SERBIAN MOUNTAINS
Summer is the perfect season for exploring beautiful Serbian mountains. The weather is warm, the sun is shining, and the sky is crystal clear. Not to mention that exams are over and there are no classes until October. Serbia is rich in mountains. No matter where you are located, you can find one nearby. If you want to learn about the popular mountains in Serbia, keep on reading. And stay tuned for similar blog posts in the following months! Do not miss checking the Study in Serbia website for future updates on studying and living in Serbia.
LEARN ABOUT SERBIAN CULTURE: PART III
In the last post about Serbian traditions and culture, we will talk about the most famous Serbian alcoholic drink and delicacies. Continue reading if you want to learn more about slatko - a typical Serbian delight, a savory grilled red pepper spread called ajvar, and the most traditional alcoholic drink in Serbia - rakija. Similar delicacies can be found in the neighboring countries, although each country claims that these dishes and beverages were originally theirs. That is inevitable when you live in the Balkans, where customs and cultures have intertwined for centuries. Also, do not miss checking our website for future updates on studying and living in Serbia.
LEARN ABOUT SERBIAN CULTURE: PART II
We are continuing our series of blog spots about Serbian culture: its traditions, beliefs, customs, values, and practices that Serbian people share and cherish. In today’s post, we will introduce you to three more nuances of Serbian culture. Keep reading if you want to find out how Serbians celebrate Easter, the name of traditional dance in Serbia, and why we are looking forward to the first of May. Stay tuned for more blog posts on this topic in the following months. And do not miss checking our website for future updates on studying and living in Serbia.
LEARN ABOUT SERBIAN CULTURE: PART I
In the next few months, we will give you a glimpse of Serbian culture: its traditions, beliefs, customs, values, and practices that Serbian people share and cherish. We believe it is crucial to get to know Serbia before you choose it as your study destination. Therefore, we would be thrilled if you decide to embark on this journey of learning about Serbia with us! Stay tuned for more blog posts on this topic in the following months. We will kick off with a few customs and beliefs that are quite unique. Do not miss checking our website for future updates on studying and living in Serbia.
DISCOVER SERBIAN CULTURE VIRTUALLY
As the pandemic forced travelers to stay home, virtual reality quickly became a way to explore the world. Thanks to ever-evolving technology, people are now able to experience different cultures in 360 degrees and enjoy virtual and interactive tours of museums, cultural sites, galleries, and much more. Continue reading if you want to find out how to virtually visit Serbia and discover its rich cultural heritage. Naturally, we have chosen only a few cultural goods in our beautiful country, nonetheless, we hope this post will encourage you to explore Serbia further.
STUNNING NATURE SITES IN SERBIA - A SHORT GUIDE FOR NATURE LOVERS
If there is one thing that Serbia is not necessarily known for, it is an abundance of pristine and undiscovered nature. Therefore, if you enrol in a Serbian university or college, make sure to set some time aside and explore Serbia. Hopefully, that will be possible when the coronavirus pandemic is contained. Until then, the internet is your best friend, so use it to enjoy a virtual exploration of our country. To get you started, we prepared a shortlist of natural sights that you must visit once in Serbia. The list is not complete whatsoever, but it is a good start. Keep on reading to learn more about our beautiful country and its nature!
LEARN SOMETHING ABOUT SERBIA - SERBS AND THEIR SUPERSTITIONS
You probably know that most people in the world are at least a little superstitious. Like most Europeans, Serbs have an endless list of things you should avoid doing at any cause, and they do take their superstitions quite seriously. To lighten up our moods during these challenging times and incite a few laughs, we have prepared a short story about the four common superstitions in Serbia. Keep on reading to learn more about our beautiful country and its (a little) superstitious people.
DISCOVER THE LARGEST UNIVERSITY CENTRES IN SERBIA – THE NIŠ EDITION
Welcome to the city of Niš: the last stop on our journey throughout Serbia. Like in our previous blog posts, keep on reading to find out what to do, where to go, and stay in the third-largest city in the Republic of Serbia!
DISCOVER THE LARGEST UNIVERSITY CENTRES IN SERBIA – THE KRAGUJEVAC EDITION
Welcome to the city of Kragujevac; the next edition in our series of blog posts about the four largest university cities in Serbia. If you want to find out what to see when in Kragujevac, where to stay, how to move around the city, and have fun, keep on reading!
DISCOVER THE LARGEST UNIVERSITY CENTRES IN SERBIA – THE NOVI SAD EDITION
We are continuing our series of blog spots about the four largest university cities in Serbia - Belgrade, Novi Sad, Kragujevac, and Niš. Our today’s post is dedicated to the city of Novi Sad. As specified in our previous blog about Belgrade, we will briefly describe some of the most popular tourist places in the city, provide you with a few suggestions regarding accommodation, public transportation, leisure, and entertainment!
DISCOVER THE LARGEST UNIVERSITY CENTERS IN SERBIA – THE BELGRADE EDITION
In the next few months, we will give you a glimpse of what you can expect if you decide to study in one of the four largest university cities in Serbia - Belgrade, Novi Sad, Kragujevac, and Niš. We will briefly describe some of the most popular sightseeing places in these cities, provide you with a few tips regarding accommodation, public transport and having fun!
5 DO’S AND DON’TS WHEN STUDYING ABROAD IN SERBIA
Undergraduate admissions in Serbia are approaching fast and before you know, you will be on a plane (or bus) to Serbia. Although the world has changed during the past few months and everything is somewhat different nowadays, we are slowly embracing new normality and getting back to our usual lives. Despite the coronavirus pandemic, we hope that all incoming international students will have the chance to experience student life in Serbia to the fullest.
HOW TO STUDY MORE EFFECTIVELY WHILE #STAYING AT HOME
The Serbian government is about to lift some containment measures taken to slow down the spread of the coronavirus. Nevertheless, it is still uncertain when universities and faculties in Serbia will be back to their normal schedules. In the meantime, most students are taking classes online and adjusting to a new normal in which home study is the only option. To help you boost your productivity during these challenging times we have gathered a few useful tips.
HOW TO COPE WITH THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC
The global outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic has forced most people in Serbia and abroad to stay at their homes. Although necessary at the moment, social distancing can also be challenging. Luckily, there are online resources and recommendations to help you ease this situation and make your #stayathome mission enjoyable! The Study in Serbia team gathered some tips and tricks for you to help you cope with the current pandemic.
5 TRADITIONAL SERBIAN DISHES YOU NEED TO TRY
Let us introduce you to Serbian food. It is a blend of different influences and cultures, a unique mixture of Turkish, Mediterranean and the cuisine of the Astro-Hungarian Empire, just to name a few. It truly represents the country’s rich history. Even if you are not a foodie, you will find something that will suit your taste buds. Keep reading to discover yet another reason to choose Serbia as your study destination.
HOW TO LEARN SERBIAN
Most non-Serbian speakers claim that learning Serbian is hard. Serbian, as a Slavic language, differs from Romance and Germanic languages. However, we believe that those differences make it unique and interesting! We put together a few reasons for learning Serbian and offered advice on how to do that.
WHICH CITY IS RIGHT FOR YOU?
If you read our previous blogs, you already know that there are 4 major university cities in Serbia: Belgrade, Novi Sad, Kragujevac, and Niš. If it is difficult to figure out which city is the right for you, do not worry – we will do our best to give you an idea of where to start your Serbian experience! All have their advantages, so it depends on what you are looking for. If you like big cities, Belgrade is the place to go.
5 USEFUL TIPS FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
We understand that moving to a foreign country can be daunting. We have collected some tips to help you with this process and to give you some insights on life in Serbia. If you want to learn a few tricks on living in Serbia, keep on reading!
THE COST OF LIVING IN SERBIA
To help prospective students better understand the expenses they are likely to incur while in Serbia, we have prepared a cost breakdown for you! But do not be worried beforehand! Being one of the most affordable countries in Europe, studying in Serbia will not break your bank.
QUICK GUIDE TO STUDY IN SERBIA
We know how overwhelming it can be when you start thinking of studying abroad. You probably have so many questions and want to be prepared in advance. That is why we have created a short manual that will guide you through the application process and provide you with an overview of what to expect when you embark on a journey of studying in Serbia!
5 REASONS TO STUDY IN SERBIA
There are many reasons to choose Serbia as your study destination, and we were struggling to select just 5. If you want to find out why you should study in Serbia, we encourage you to go through our list and discover why studying in Serbia would be an amazing experience that will most definitely change your life!