General Information

THE FACULTY OF ARTS IN NIŠ was established pursuant to the Decree of the Government of the Republic of Serbia no. 022-13603/2002 of 3rd October 2002 ("Official Gazette of the Republic of Serbia" no. 64/2002). The Faculty started working on 3rd October 2002.An excellent basis for setting up the Faculty of Arts in Niš as an independent degree-granting institution within the University of Niš was the establishment of the Departments of Visual Arts and Music in 2000 within the Faculty of Philosophy of the University of Niš.The Faculty was founded as a higher educational and artistic institution offering programs in Visual Arts, Applied Arts, and Music. At the beginning of its existence and work, the Faculty was faced with major spatial and material problems. According to the above mentioned founding decree, the Faculty was located in the building that was housing the College of Music.Over the first decade of its existence and work, the Faculty has intensively developed in all the segments that make up a modern higher education institution. However, it should be noted that the results of the development of the Faculty would have been even more significant had the overall "climate" for support of young and ambitious institutions of our kind been better, primarily in terms of the Faculty