Guide to Graduation Paperwork

Guide to Graduation Paperwork at the Department of English


Pursuant to the Master’s Thesis Resolution of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Zagreb, student proceeds to viva examination (thesis defence) upon completion of all prescribed requirements of a specific graduate programme of the Department of English.

Pre-viva procedure:

The Certificate verifying completion of all graduate programme requirements, i.e. exams, (hereinafter: the Certificate) is collected from the Registrar’s Office:
REQUIREMENTS available at: (available only in Croatian)

FORMS available at: (available only in Croatian

* Non-Croatian speaking students can contact the head of the department and/or the department secretary for assistance with Croatian forms and online procedure.

Post-viva procedure:
Pursuant to the Faculty’s decision on the online viva procedure as of April 2020, students are obliged to upload their MA thesis to the Faculty’s open access repository ODRAZ at
While ODRAZ interface is available in English, all guidelines are currently available only in Croatian.
All non-Croatian speaking students who have completed the viva procedure at the Department of English can contact the Department librarian Mila Marsic at for further instructions about ODRAZ.