University Sports Federation Kragujevac

University Sports Federation of Kragujevac is an organization of faculty and student sports associations and organizations of the University of Kragujevac. It was established in 1973 in Kragujevac for the organization of student university sports

The primary activity of the University Sports Federation of Kragujevac is organizing student sports competitions, popularization of university sport, affirmation of athletes – students, through competitions which are organized by the University Sports Federation of Kragujevac and other university sports associations at national and international level.

University Sports Federation of Kragujevac includes the following faculties or university sports associations and organizations: Faculty of Economics, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Faculty of Law, Faculty of Science, Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Philology and Arts, Faculty of Mechanical and Civil Engineering in Kraljevo, Faculty of Pedagogy in Jagodina, Faculty of Agronomy, Faculty of Technical Sciences, Faculty of Teacher Training in Uzice and the Faculty of Hospitality and Tourism Management in Vrnjačka Banja.

The University Sports Federation in their curricula, organizes and carries out numerous activities and competitions. These activities are divided into three groups:

  • Activities and competitions at the university level student cups, leagues, championships ...
  • Activities and competitions at the state level (national level) student cups and Serbian league..
  • Activities and competitions at the international level participation of our university teams in European competitions - championships, cups ...

Our students participated in major sports events around the country and abroad.

Major achievements are listed in the following:

  • winning the gold and bronze medal by representation of the University of Kragujevac in Basketball (M) at the World University Championship in Basketball 3x3 in Kragujevac in 2012
  • winning the silver medal by representation of the University of Kragujevac in Basketball (M) at the European University Championship in Basketball 3x3 in Rotterdam in 2013
  • winning the bronze medal by representation of the University of Kragujevac in Basketball (M) at the World University Championship in Basketball 3x3 in Brazil in 2014
  • winning the bronze medal by representation of the University of Kragujevac in Basketball (M) at the European University Championships in Geneva in 2007
  • winning the fifth place at the European University Handball Championship (W) in Nis

At the University of Kragujevac many sports activities are organized by students and Sports Association.

Some of the most important are:

  • Rector’s Cup, which is traditionally the most massive student sports competition at the University of Kragujevac, where students participate in seven sport disciplines. In this competition participated over 1000 students of the University of Kragujevac with all the faculties of the University of Kragujevac.
    More information about the Rector’s Cup can be found here.
  • University sports league under the organization of the University Sports Federation is organized each school year. University Sports Federation is trying to unite all the structures of the University of Kragujevac and City of Kragujevac about the same goal: to assert the city and the University, its capacity of expansion, the socialization of student life and the expansion of the sport and competitive spirit and the continuation of sports and academic education.
    More about University sports league can be found here.

In addition to these regular activities, two major international competitions were held:

  • University European Volleyball Championship:
    In this competition, which was held from 12th to 17th of July, 2011 was attended by 16 men’ and 16 women' teams or 650 students from different universities.
  • University World Championship in Basketball 3x3:
    First World University Championship in Basketball 3x3 was held in our city from 9th to 17th of July, 2012. This unique event brought together 300 athletes and more than 150 officials from around the world.
    More about this event can be found here.

University Sports Federation of Kragujevac provided for University students special benefits for the use of the following sports facilities:

  • Hall at the Faculty of Science
  • football pitch at the Faculty of Science
  • indoor and outdoor pools of the Sport Center Park
  • Hall of the Sport Center Park
  • Gym of the Sport Center Park

All that is required is that the students of the University of Kragujevac take out a membership card in the premises of the University Sports Federation, which would be used either as a free ticket, or as a voucher for discounts on ticket prices, depending on the sports facility where they want to go.


For more information: www.usskg.com
Photographs from the sporting arena: www.usskg.com/foto-galerija