University of Novi Sad is the second largest university in Serbia and it has more than 43.000 students at bachelor level of studies, and around 6.500 students at master and doctoral level, studying on more than 350 study programs. Number of employees is more than 5.000, including teaching staff of around 3.770, and around 130 foreign teachers. It belongs to the group of universities that provide a broad range of comprehensive and up-to date knowledge covering all major fields of study through Faculty of Philosophy, Faculty of Agriculture, Faculty of Law, Faculty of Technology, Faculty of Economics, Faculty of Technical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of Sciences, Academy of Arts, Faculty of Civil Engineering, ‘Mihajlo Pupin’ Technical Faculty, Faculty of Sport and Physical Education, Faculty of Education, and Teachers’ Training Faculty in Hungarian. Since December 2007. UNS also has Institute of Lowland Forestry and Environment, Institute of Food Technology, Association of Centres for Interdisciplinary and Multidisciplinary Studies and Research, UNESCO Chair in Entrepreneurial Studies, and centres for applied statistics and education development.
Research at the University is achieved through basic, applied and development research in the field of law, economics, mathematical, technological, social and medical sciences. According to ShanghaiRanking’s Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2017 in the field of Mathematics, UNS is among 500 top universities in the world. UNS has significant international cooperation with other HEIs and its experienced and well qualified staff plays a significant role in great number of projects across Europe.
Having invested considerable efforts in intensifying international cooperation and participating in the process of university reforms in Europe, the University of Novi Sad has come to be recognized as a reform-oriented university in the region and on the map of universities in Europe.