Higher agricultural school of vocational studies offers the following study programmes:
• Module: Agromanagement
• Module: Entreprenuership
• Module: Hotel and Restaurant Management
• Module: Zootehcnics
• Module: Crop farming
- VOCATIONAL VETERINARY MEDICINE
- PLANT PROTECTION
- FRUIT FARMING AND VINICULTURE
- ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION
- ENGINEERING MANAGEMENT IN AGRICULTURE
- PLANT PRODUCTION
The vision of Higher agricultural school of vocational studies in Šabac is to develop itself into a modern European high education institution acknowledgedfor its graduates’ achievements and to join the sphere of European education as an equal partner. Merging its own professional and other resources with the resources from the environment, Higher agricultural school of vocational studies meets the needs of service users, owners, employees, management, business partners and the society in its entirety. The primary goal of our school is to provide education accordant to educational trends in Europe and the world, in the fields covered by our study programmes (management, biotechnology, plant protection, fruit farming and viniculture, vocational veterinary medicine, tourism, environment protection). The additional goals are continual innovation of our study programmes and application of the state-of-the-art educational methods (regarding undergraduate vocational, specialist vocational, permanent and other forms of education).
Three-year undergraduate degree in Higher agriculutral school of vocational studies in Šabac is harmonized with the Bologna Declaration, as well as with the European standards of high education, which entails more efficient and shorter studying (reduced to three-year duration) and possibility to study in more than one high education institution. The emphasis is on the continual promotion, improvement and modernization of teaching processes, the increase in the number of practical classes in which students are trained how to apply new technologies and newly acquired skills. When enrolling in our school, students can choose one of seven study programmes. The number of courses per term is reduced compared to what it used to be, and all courses duration is one term. It is also possible to opt for certain courses that originally belong to other study programmes. This is how studying in our school meets the needs of economy regarding individual professions. In addition, communication and cooperation with teaching staff is improved in this way.
European Credit Transfer System (ECTS) makes it possible for students to enroll in one high education institution, transfer to another one and complete their studes in yet another one. The total student workload per study year is 60 ECTS points (when a student has passed all the exams for that study year). Students complete their studies with 180 ECTS points.