Call for a Free Three-Month Course in Serbian Language over Skype

Nis City Mayor’s Office for  Cooperation with the Diaspora of the Service, the mayor of Nis, University of Nis Faculty of Philosophy and Civil Society Organization Proactive are inviting the member of Diaspora (between 8 and 30 years of age) to apply for free three-month individual course in Serbian over Skype.časovi_m-315x175

 After successful implementation of projects in 2014 and 2015, under the auspices of the Directorate for Cooperation with the Diaspora and Serbs in the Region of the Republic of Serbia Ministry of Foreign Affairs, we continue to organize and improve these classes. The aim of the project is the use, learning, preserving and fostering of the Serbian language and the Cyrillic alphabet, preserving and fostering Serbian cultural, ethnic, linguistic and religious identity via individual classes in the Serbian language over Skype for young people from Diaspora mentored by the students from the Serbian Language Department at University of Nis Faculty of Philosophy.

 The call for submitting applications will last from January 15 to February 7, 2016. The Classes will be conducted during March, April and May 2016, and after completing the course, the participants will receive a certificate of attendance stating the appropriate level of knowledge issued by University of Nis Faculty of Philosophy

 45-minute c lasses will be held twice a week at the terms agreed by the teacher and a student. University of Nis Faculty of Philosophy and Nis City Office for Cooperation with Diaspora will make sure that the quality and the dynamics of the classes are maintained.

 All interested parties should send an application to the Nis City Office for Cooperation with the Diaspora at:, indicating the subject Skype Lessons. Based on the applications, the Commission will select teacher – student pairs.

 It is essential that prospective student has a solid computer with speakers and a camera and a good internet connection and that he or she has a basic knowledge of Serbian and English language and desire to learn.

 For more information, please contact the Nis City Mayor’s Office for Cooperation with Diaspora at:

 The application can be downloaded: here