The universities are independent higher education institutions in Serbia that provide many study programmes at all levels of study. Universities in Serbia carry out educational, artistic, technical and scientific work. Many of the study programmes of the universities in Serbia are provided by the faculties that are part of the university.
- Faculties: These institutions are part of the universities in Serbia.
- Academies of Arts: These are part of the universities in Serbia and offer courses in the artistic discipline.
The faculty and academy of arts act as per the statutes of the university. Both the faculty and academy of the arts provide academic as well professional study programmes. These institutions carry out scientific research, artistic and professional activities in one or more fields.