How to become a part of the new generation of artists?

Talent, preparedness and motivation of the candidates who would like to study at the Faculty of Contemporary Arts are assessed at the entrance exam, which is specific for each department and each program. It is an opportunity for you to showcase your potential and gift which you will develop during the studies.

You are eligible for the entrance exam if you have finished a four-year high school, or if you have completed at least two years of high school and pass the qualification exam.

Preparation for the entrance exam

At the Faculty of Contemporary Arts, you have an opportunity to prepare for the entrance exam free of charge and show your talent in the right way at the exam itself. You have an unlimited number of consultations with the teachers at your disposal; make the most of them. Do not miss the opportunity to receive expert advice and guidance from artists renowned in their field.

What is the entrance exam at the Faculty of Contemporary Arts like?

To find out when the next entrance exam will take place, you can call us at: +381(11)4011.216.

Undergraduate studies

At the entrance exam, the candidate spends 3 school periods working a portrait or nude study in charcoal on paper and 3 periods od still life in acryl or tempera. The submission of a map with works is mandatory.

Duration: 1 day, 6 school periods

Master studies

The entrance exam for the master studies consists of:

  • submitting the portfolio, maps and letter of motivation,
  • conversation with the mentor.

Doctoral studies

The entrance exam for doctoral studies consists of:

  • submitting the portfolio, map, letter of motivation and thesis proposal,
  • conversation with the mentor.

To learn when the next entrance exam will take place, you can call us at: +381(11)4011.216.

Undergraduate studies:

At the entrance exam, the candidate spends 3 classes (periods) working on a task on interior for the purpose of spatial comprehension assessment (perspective, proportional relations).

Duration: 1 day, 3 school period

Master studies:

The entrance exam entails submitting a map with up to 10 works in applied arts and an interview.

To learn when the next entrance exam will take place, you can call us at: +381(11)4011.216.

The entrance exam consists of two parts: Candidates first take a drawing exam, and then the vocational segment of the exam. The candidate is given a topic and does a professional task from graphic design – poster, book or logo. Submitting a map with works is mandatory.

Duration: 1 day, 6 school periods

To learn when the next entrance exam will take place, you can call us at: +381(11)4011.216.

Duration: 1 day, 6 school periods

The candidates draw a figure for 4 periods, after which they approach the vocational segment.
Vocational segment: according to the given visual inspiration, they present a color sketch of fashion and stage costume. The task is done for two hours at A4 format, using a technique of candidate’s choice.

To learn when the next entrance exam will take place, you can call us at: +381(11)4011.216.

Undergraduate studies

The entrance exam for acting takes 2 DAYS.

A candidate who would like to take an entrance exam for undergraduate academic studies of ACTING must prepare the following for the first day:

  • DRAMATIC MONOLOG (free choice from national and foreign classical and contemporary dramatic literature),
  • COMEDIC MONOLOG (free choice from national and foreign classical and contemporary dramatic literature)
  • RECITATION (free choice of a poem from national or foreign poetry),
  • IMITATION (imitation of a person from the public realm or the candidate’s immediate environment).

On the second day of the exam, the candidates show their stage abilities through:

  • STAGE DANCES
  • STAGE COMBAT AND ACROBATICS
  • STAGE MOVEMENT

Master studies

The entrance exam for master studies consists of submitting a portfolio and candidate’s presentation through:

  • dramatic dialog,
  • comedic dialog,
  • recitation,
  • imitation and
  • improvisation.

Doctoral studies

The entrance exam for doctoral studies consists of:

  • submitting a letter of motivation,
  • conversation with the mentor.

To learn when the next entrance exam will take place, you can call us at: +381(11)4011.216.

General knowledge test and essay on a given subject.

Duration: 1 day, 2 school periods

To learn when the next entrance exam will take place, you can call us at: +381(11)4011.216.

The candidates who would like to enroll into Music Production take a general knowledge test, write an essay on a given subject and have an interview with a professor.

Duration: One day, two school periods.

To learn when the next entrance exam will take place, you can call us at: +381(11)4011.216.

The candidates who would like to enroll into Creative Communications and Content Creation take a general knowledge test, write an essay on a given subject and have an interview with a professor.

Duration: One day, two school periods.

To learn when the next entrance exam will take place, you can call us at: +381(11)4011.216.

The candidates who would like to enroll into Creative Business take a general knowledge test, write an essay on a given subject and have an interview with a professor.

Duration: One day, two school periods.

DOCUMENTS REQUIRED FOR THE ENTRANCE EXAM

  • application (available at the Faculty),
  • high school certificates and diploma,
  • birth certificate,
  • proof of payment of the entrance exam fee (40–85 euros depending on the department).

Faculty of Contemporary Arts recognizes passed entrance exams from other faculties.

WHEN DO THE ENTRANCE EXAMS TAKE PLACE?

To ensure better organization and better assessment of the candidates’ abilities, the entrance exams are held in smaller groups and take place several times during exam periods.

To learn when the next entrance exam will be held, please call 011 4011 216 or apply here.

You can start your studies at FCA as soon as you finish the second year of high school

There is a way to enroll at the Faculty of Contemporary Arts as soon as you finish the second year of high school. Regardless of the school where you have finished the first two years of secondary education, you have the option of taking the qualification exams and starting the first year of studies at the Faculty of Contemporary Arts with the new generation of your colleagues, young artists.

Depending on the department where you would like to study, you take qualification exams in literature, visual arts culture, or write an essay on a given topic.

After the second year of high school the candidates take:

  • Literature Test 3 and Test 4,
  • Visual Arts Culture Test.

After the third year of secondary school, the candidates take:

  • Literature Test 4,
  • Visual Arts Culture Test.

After the second year of high school the candidates take:

  • Literature Test 3 and Test 4,
  • Visual Arts Culture Test.

After the third year of secondary school, the candidates take:

  • Literature Test 4,
  • Visual Arts Culture Test.

After the second year of high school the candidates take:

  • Literature Test 3 and Test 4,
  • Visual Arts Culture Test.

After the third year of secondary school, the candidates take:

  • Literature Test 4,
  • Visual Arts Culture Test.

After the second year of high school the candidates take:

  • Literature Test 3 and Test 4,
  • essay on a given topic.

After the third year of high school the candidates take:

  • Literature Test 4,
  • essay on a given topic.

After the second year of high school the candidates take:

  • Literature Test 3 and Test 4,
  • essay on a given topic.

After the third year of high school the candidates take:

  • Literature Test 4,
  • essay on a given topic.

Each test contains 10 questions. You have passed the test if you have the following numbers of correct answers:

  • 6 answers – mark 2 (pass),
  • 7 answers – mark 3 (good),
  • 8 answers – mark 4 (very good),
  • 9 and 10 answers – mark 5 (excellent).

Literature for the qualification exam:

KNJIŽEVNOST I SRPSKI JEZIK 3
Priručnik za učenike trećeg razreda gimnazije i srednjih stručnih škola
AUTHORS: Časlav Đorđević and Mr Predrag Lučić
YEAR OF PUBLICATION: 2007
AREA: from page 9 to page 288

KNJIŽEVNOST I SRPSKI JEZIK 4
Priručnik za učenike četvrtog razreda gimnazije i srednjih stručnih škola
AUTHORS: Časlav Đorđević and Mr Predrag Lučić
YEAR OF PUBLICATION: 2007
AREA: from page 9 to page 285

LIKOVNA KULTURA
za gimnazije i stručne škole
AUTHORS: Vidosava Galović and Branka Gostović
YEAR OF PUBLICATION: 2007
AREA: Chapter I from page 7 to page 61, chapter II from page 65 to page 120
Additional literature: Istorija umetnosti, Vidosava Galović, Zavod za udžbenike Beograd,
sixth edition 2007

The candidates write an essay on a given topic, which is graded by marks from 1 (fail) to 5 (excellent).

You can learn more about the qualification exams and the literature in this PDF document.