The University of Rijeka offers a number of studies and it also represents a research centre and takes part in community development projects.
The University of Rijeka Foundation raises capital owing to which it supports research activities, lessons improvement, provides support to students, faculties’ development and other projects prioritized by the University of Rijeka.
- Step Ri Science and Technology Park
The Step Ri Science and Technology Park of the University of Rijeka was established in 2008 by the University of Rijeka in order to become the premier science and technology hub, facilitating the commercialisation of Research and Development and to foster cooperation between the scientific community and industry.
Step Ri is a widely recognised centre of innovative and entrepreneurial support infrastructure of the Ministry of Economy and the Ministry of Entrepreneurship and Crafts in Croatia, a partner in the Proof of Concept programme organised by the Croatian agency for SMEs and investments (HAMAG-BICRO) as well as a major regional provider of business know-how.