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Strani studenti u Jugoslaviji 1956–1961
Foreign Students In Yugoslavia 1956–1961

Author(s): Dragomir Bondžić
Subject(s): History
Published by: Institut za savremenu istoriju, Beograd
Keywords: foreign students; granting; cultural policy; African and Asian states; Yugoslavia; Belgrade University

Summary/Abstract: Article gives detailed analysis of the rise oft eh number of the foreign students in Yugoslavia in second half of the 1950-ties. Especially in the Belgrade. Special attention is paid to the structure of the students on basis from which country they came, as well as the faculties and educational profiles that they choose to attend in Yugoslavia. Of note is author’s analysis of the ambition that Yugoslav educational authorities had to establish the ambitious policy of the granting of foreign countries, especially from the newly established countries in Africa and Asia. This policy matched the political and economical ambitions of the Yugoslavia’s foreign policy toward the countries in the Third World. This trend in educational policy, resulted in beginning of the 1960-ties, when more than 50% of the foreign students that were studying in Yugoslavia (especially Belgrade University) were from African and Asian states.

  • Issue Year: 2010
  • Issue No: 2
  • Page Range: 67-78
  • Page Count: 12
  • Language: Serbian