On October 26, 2019, the Vatroslav Lisinski Concert Hall hosted Master of Engineering Graduation Ceremony for graduates who defended their theses in July and September 2019. On this occasion, 143 Masters of Electrical Engineering, 62 Masters of Information and Communication Technology and 225 Masters of Computer Science were promoted.
The celebration of Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing Day was held on Friday, 22 November 2018. Guests at the Ceremony were greeted by the dean, associate professor Gordan Gledec, Ph.D., rector of the University of Zagreb, professor Damir Boras, Ph.D., and envoy of the Prime Minister of the Republic of Croatia and Special Advisor for Social Affairs academician Zvonko Kusić. The most successful students and employees received acknowledgments and awards, while young musician and FER student Jakov Vidulić entertained guests in the musical part of the celebration. After the Ceremony, guests had the opportunity to see poster exhibit presenting FER projects and mingle at the official reception.
Engineers who graduated from the University of Zagreb Faculty of Electrical Engineering in the academic year 1968/1969 were awarded Golden Diplomas at the 692nd Ceremonial Session of the Faculty Council, in celebration of the 50th anniversary of graduation.
During the Session, the best FER students in the previous academic year received "Jospi Lončar" recognition certificate, while FER also awarded a number of Croatian high schools for great contribution to the high-school education of FER students, in the form of awards to the best ranked candidates in classification procedure for enrolment at FER in the academic year 2020/2021.
The best student works by FER students from the area of electronics, achieved in cooperation with industry and small or medium-sized enterprises, received "Željka Matutionvić– Sunčica" annual award for the academic year 2018/2019, while "Stanko Turk" award was presented for an outstanding graduate thesis in the field of computing for the academic year 2018/2019.
The attendees were greeted by FER dean, associate professor Gordan Gledec, Ph.D., and after the Golden Diplomas award ceremony, they were addressed by Darko Degoricija, Ph.D., who spoke on behalf of the award winners.
In the musical part of the session, guests were entertained by FER women’s vocal ensemble Resonance.
Professor Mladen Vučić, Ph.D., is this year’s recipient of the "Fran Bošnjaković" Award for scientific results, promotion of scientific discipline, profession and transfer of knowledge, especially education of young experts in the field of technical sciences at the University of Zagreb. The award was presented at the Senate session held on November 4, 2019, on the occasion of the 350th anniversary of the University of Zagreb.
At this year’s University of Zagreb Fair, which took place from 21 to 23 November at the Student Centre premises, FER presented itself to high school seniors with a short lecture and several interesting student projects.
At the event, future FER students had the chance to hear about student life and opportunities for career development during their studies, as well as after graduating from the Faculty. In addition, several interesting student projects which demonstrated what can be learned and achieved at FER were displayed at our stand, which won the award for the best decorated exhibition space.