The Croatian R&D system with 2,350 researchers per one
million inhabitants and the total investment in research and
development (R&D) of around 1% of the GDP in 2007 is
one of the most developed in the region.
The integration of the Croatian research community in the ERA,
fulfillment of the Lisbon goals, as well as the goals of the Europe
2020 strategy onto the Croatian S&T policy agenda are highly
prioritized within Croatian research community and science policy.
The increase in R&D investment in Croatia, as part of European and
global research area is steered towards creating a national research
market marked by a high level of mobility, competition and research
Read more in our "Foreign Researcher's Guide to Croatia",
pp. 70 to 83.
Visit the website of the Ministry of Science, Education and Sports
Croatia's famous researchers:
Nikola Tesla - visit the Nikola Tesla Memorial Center
Ruđer Bošković - find out more
Explore the Croatian research infrastructure: