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Overview

Study Abroad in Dubrovnik

API students will study abroad in Dubrovnik at Dubrovnik International University (DIU). DIU is the first private university in Croatia, ideally situated along the Adriatic Sea and located within the ancient city walls of Dubrovnik. Courses at DIU focus on international relations, diplomacy, peace and conflict studies, and international business, and are intimate and immersive in nature. DIU attracts first-rate faculty from across the world, and all of DIU’s professors have served as active practitioners in their chosen field: they represent a group comprised of former Ambassadors, Ministers, economists, CEOs, artistic directors, and other business and political leaders. This combination of academic prestige and real-world experience will ensure that DIU students are exposed to programs and courses that balance the theoretical with the practical.

City Information

The city of Dubrovnik is recognized throughout the world as a place with a distinct identity in terms of traits and factors which conditioned its development. These include diplomacy, international relations and trade, relations between civilizations and art. This rich heritage along with Dubrovnik’s marvelous diplomatic and economic history, which is still evident throughout the ancient city, makes it the perfect location to pursue the study of international affairs and business.

Why Dubrovnik?

  • Among the 10 best medieval walled cities in the world
  • Lord Byron proclaimed Dubrovnik ‘the pearl of the Adriatic’
  • A UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Very walkable city
  • Close to beautiful beaches and numerous natural wonders
  • University is located within medieval city walls