Choosing a university to go to is one of the most important decisions that we make and the school is therefore responsible to make sure that all of its students get the necessary knowledge, build skills and prepare in the best way for the business market of the 21st century.
The mission of University College Aspira is to create a transformative educational experience through the application of the best global practices and collaboration with the industry leaders. University College Aspira's Vision is to create globally recognized higher education institution which acts transformatively to its students and to community. This Vision is to be achieved through systematic innovations in the educational programs, through researches aiming to provide the solutions to real sector issues, and finally through encouraging innovations and creativity in the field of entrepreneurship.
Aspira University College was established in Split in 2008 by the Contemporary Education Institution in Split. Given that the Contemporary College is the founder of the Maritime Education and Training Centre Atlantis, these three institutions form one of the largest private educational groups in Croatia. Aspira University College is a private college and a non. profit institution, which organizes and conducts professional studies of Sport Management, Computer Science – Program
Engineering, International Management in Hospitality and Tourism and Hospitality and Tourism Management. Aspira conducts professional and scientific activities in accordance with the Law. Along with studies, Aspira has been conducting certified programs by the Ministry of Science and Education for years and numerous trainings in the field of management, entrepreneurship, communication, gastronomy and tourism. This higher education institution focuses on the identification of current and expected future deficit professions, and the curricula and programs are adjusted accordingly. Thus, for example, a Gastronomy major has been developed within the study program of International Management in Hospitality and Tourism, which in turn has substantially refreshed and expanded the field of higher education in Croatia. Additionally, Aspira’s key feature is its dynamic adaptation of programs and content to the current market needs.
Aspira University College is registered in accordance with the Higher Education Act and recognized as a high quality institution, certified by the ISO certification for the quality of teaching. Aspira cooperates with numerous organizations, and values their recommendations related to the needs of the labor market. Each study program is developed only with regard to recommendations and opinions of these organizations, which are attached to the report. The opinions of respectable and relevant institutions indicate that the study programs of Aspira University College are justified and in accordance with the needs of the labor market.