On 24 February 2016 Associate Professor Nedjeljka Balić Nižić, Deputy Rector for Studies and Student Affairs, and Associate Professor Ivanka Stričević, Deputy Rector for Scientific Affairs and Information Infrastructure received His Excellency Juraj Priputen, Ambassador to the Slovak Republic, and the Counsellor Dr. Hana Kovačova.
After introductory welcoming speeches, there was a discussion about the existing cooperation and possible new projects. A mutual wish to continue and advance the cooperation between the University of Zadar and Slovakian universities was expressed.
The University of Zadar has already signed Erasmus + inter-institutional agreements with universities in the Slovak Republic, and has accepted many incoming students from this partner country through CEEPUS and Erasmus + mobility programmes. Furthermore, a part of the University of Zadar's students have exercised mobility through the mentioned programmes in the Slovak Republic.