FON Summer school 2022 will be held in Belgrade at the University of Belgrade – Faculty of Organizational Sciences, Jove Ilića 154, Serbia.
We recommend several hotels, situated nearby University of Belgrade – Faculty of Organizational Sciences:
Those who use CEEPUS grant will be accommodated in the Rifat Burdžević residence hall, in Zvezdara.
The students of partner institutions that cooperate with the University of Belgrade through bilateral agreement, have the opportunity to stay at some of the residence halls in Belgrade. The location depends on the capacity of the residence halls.
Note: Students should send us the inquiries about accommodation options at the student residence halls so that we could check the vacant rooms, locations and accommodation prices with the Student Centre and the Ministry. The deadline for inquiries is 1 June 2022.
General entry, visa requirements and Covid-19 info
Public Transport & Taxi Service
Belgrade public transport consists of buses, trolleybuses, and tram routes run by GSP “Beograd” and bus services operated by private bus companies, on around 130 routes.
Tickets can be bought:
- in public transport vehicles, from the driver or conductor;
- at kiosks marked with a ticket sales sticker;
- at GSP points-of-sale.
Paper cards are the most suitable for tourists. If you are not a frequent user you can buy a paper card that costs RSD 89 (if purchased on the kiosk) or RSD 150 (if purchased on the bus) and drive with that card for 90 minutes on all lines (for 1st or 2nd public transportation zone).
Paper cards that you can use:
- 1 day for 1st or 2nd public transportation zone – RSD 250,
- 3 days for 1st or 2nd public transportation zone – RSD 700,
- 5 days for 1st or 2nd public transportation zone – RSD 1000.
Tickets must be validated immediately upon entry into the vehicle, using touch screen monitor machines installed at every vehicle, by each set of doors. The best way to navigate is to check the map available online from the GSP site. At some more prominent stops, you can find the same map only with marked lines available there.
The passenger is only required to pay for taxi services according to the current price list and to the amount indicated by the taximeter at the end of the journey. Negotiating a price for taxi services, where the taximeter is not switched on, is not recommended, especially at the airport. Please check the List of Taxi Associations and Official Fares
How to get from the Belgrade Airport to the City Center?
- Route: Airport ‒ Slavija Square (Kralja Milutina Street) ‒ Airport
- Ticket price: RSD 300 (on the bus)
- Approximate travel time: 30 minutes
Public Transport Line 72
- Route: Airport-Zeleni venac Square
- Ticket price: RSD 89 (if purchased on the kiosk), RSD 150 (if purchased on the bus)
- Approximate travel time: 30‒40 minutes
- Taxi price: about RSD 2500 (EUR 20)
- Approximate travel time: 15-20 minutes
The official currency in Serbia is dinar, abbreviated RSD.
Money may be exchanged in all banks and post offices and in authorized exchange offices.
The exchange rate for EUR 1 is around RSD 118.
Useful contact numbers
Fire Department 193
Tourist INFO Center Airport +381112097828
Tourist INFO Center Knez Mihailova St. +381112635622
Time zone and climate
Belgrade and Serbia are located in the Central European time zone region GMT +1 and/or GMT +2 as of the last week in the third month until the Saturday prior to the last week of the tenth month.
The climate in Belgrade is moderate continental, with four seasons. Autumn lasts longer than spring, with longer sunny and warm periods. Springs are brief and rainy, with summer arriving suddenly. The hottest months are July and August (often more than 30 °C). Although mostly sunny, rain may be expected during May and June so umbrellas might be useful.
Getting to know Belgrade
Belgrade, the capital of Serbia, is the third-largest city in South-eastern Europe after Istanbul and Athens, with just over 1,700,000 inhabitants. Belgrade is a city with centuries of history and plenty of historical and natural sites worth seeing.
Tourist Organization of Belgrade (TOB) is a public service which aims to promote Belgrade as a tourist destination, and as a destination management organization, aggregates information on tourist services provided by hotels, restaurants, tourist agencies, souvenir manufacturers and artisans, manifestation organizers, and all other professions that provide services for tourists visiting Belgrade.
To get to know Belgrade, please visit – https://www.tob.rs/en/