University of Rijeka www.uniri.hr

The University of Rijeka was founded in 1973 and has about 16 500 students. This university is presently comprised of ten faculties. It is constantly improving the quality of teaching and academic life and work, to ensure compatibility with the European higher education area through participation in Tempus projects (JEP-40032-2005, JEP-40006-2005, ETF-JP-00042-2008, JEP-41060-2006). University of Rijeka has The Students Counselling Centre and Office for Students with Disabilities. Counselling Centre provides counselling help to students that are experiencing emotional and psychological difficulties. Office for Students with Disabilities was established as a system of support to students with a goal of facilitating equal conditions of study.

Contact person in the Project on behalf of the University of Rijeka is Prof. Ivanka Živčić – Bećirević, Ph.D., associate professor at the Department of Psychology of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences and head of the Student Counselling Centre.

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