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First-cycle programmes

Bosnia and Herzegovina

7.Higher education

7.2First-cycle programmes

Last update: 27 November 2023

Higher education in BiH is organized in three cycles.

The first cycle leads to the academic title of completed undergraduate studies [the degree of Bachelor] or equivalent, obtained after a minimum of three and a maximum of four years of full time study after obtaining certificate of completion of secondary education, and it is evaluated with at least 180 or 240 ECTS credits. Exceptions are integrated studies of medical science group in the first cycle, which are valued up to 360 ECTS credits.

This undergraduate university level corresponds to ISCED 6.