The Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Zagreb is a leading institution of higher education in the field
of kinesiology in the region educating experts in all areas of applied kinesiology based on the latest
scientifi c and professional concepts. The work of the Faculty of Kinesiology is based on high academic
and ethical values, on knowledge based on research and expertise and on optimal infrastructure. The
Faculty of Kinesiology greatly contributes to the promotion of sports, physical recreation and sport,
physical and health education of high school and university students as well as to the quality of active
life and health of Croatian citizens.
The Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Zagreb as a leading higher education institution in the fi eld of
kinesiology in this region strives to become integrated and competitive in the European framework
of higher education and scientifi c research and also wishes to form new and improve the existing
systems of knowledge transfer in all fi elds of applied kinesiology.
Improving the quality of the teaching process based on scientific insights, expert knowledge and pedagogical skills of the teachers and on activities and mobility of the students.
Ensure conditions for a creative scientifi c research aimed at expanding the existing knowledge in all the fi elds of applied kinesiology.
TRANSFER OF KNOWLEDGE
Ensuring the application of insights gained in scientifi c research from all fields of applied kinesiology (sports, kinesiotherapy, physical recreation, kinesiology education).
Rational, responsible and transparent management of all Faculty resources aiming at creating optimal conditions for scientific, teaching and professional activities.
INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION AND PUBLIC RELATIONS
Better positioning of the Faculty in the international academic community and presenting kinesiology and results of the Faculty’s work in academic community, professional and wider circles.