Open university “Sesvete“ is a cultural and educational institution founded by the City of Zagreb in 1959. There are two organisational units:
Cultural Centre – offers all kinds of programmes for all age groups. There are regular theatre, film and video performances for children and adults, concerts of classical music, drama, dance and art workshops, exhibitions and ethno projects. The aim of the programmes is to attract a big number of the residents of Sesvete and make them the main audience of the culture life in the community.
Educational centre – organises various educational programmes, such as courses of foreign languages for children, teenagers and adults and computer courses. The programmes give the opportunities to the citizens of Sesvete to raise awareness of the importance of informal education and to become the part of the lifelong learning activities.