Bosnia and Herzegovina (L)

Recognition of foreign upper secondary school-leaving certificates: general provisions for all countries

Recognised upper secondary school-leaving certificates

  • Matura / Svjedodzba / Diploma o Zavrzenoj Srednjoj Skoli (beforehand: Svjedodzba o Zavarsenom Obrazovanju IV Stepen) / Diploma o Polozenom Maturskom Ispitu

with the following general education subjects
(during the last 3 years)

  1. First language (native language)
  2. Second language
  3. Mathematics 
  4. Natural sciences (biology, chemistry or physics)
  5. Humanities and social sciences (geography, history or economics/law)
  6. Elective (one subject from category 2, 4 or 5)

Language skills and/or exams under reserve

Admission requirements of each university

valid for the academic year 2018/19

EPFLUpper secondary school-leaving certificate + Entrance Examination EPFL
ETHZUpper secondary school-leaving certificate + certificate of university admission in the desired academic subject provided by a recognised Bosnian university + Reduced Entrance Examination ETHZ. Otherwise: Comprehensive Entrance Examination ETHZ
BaselUpper secondary school-leaving certificate + certificate of university admission in the desired academic subject provided by a recognised Bosnian university or Complementary Examination ECUS
BernUpper secondary school-leaving certificate + certificate of university admission in the desired academic subject provided by a recognised Bosnian university or Complementary Examination ECUS
Fribourg

Upper secondary school-leaving certificate + certificate of university admission provided by a recognised Bosnian university or Complementary Examination ECUS 

GenèveUpper secondary school-leaving certificate + certificate of university admission provided by a recognised Bosnian university or Complementary Examination ECUS
LausanneUpper secondary school-leaving certificate + certificate of university admission in the desired academic subject provided by a recognised Bosnian university or Complementary Examination ECUS
LuzernUpper secondary school-leaving certificate + certificate of university admission provided by a recognised Bosnian university or Complementary Examination ECUS
NeuchâtelUpper secondary school-leaving certificate + certificate of university admission in the desired academic subject provided by a recognised Bosnian university or Complementary Examination ECUS
St. GallenUpper secondary school-leaving certificate + certificate of university admission in the desired academic subject provided by a recognised Bosnian university + HSG admission test or Complementary Examination ECUS
ZürichUpper secondary school-leaving certificate + certificate of university admission in the desired academic subject provided by a recognised Bosnian university or Complementary Examination ECUS
USI

Upper secondary school-leaving certificate + certificate of university admission in the desired academic subject provided by a recognised Bosnian university or special conditions (Admission Regulations, art. 8 par. 3)