Jan Niković was born in 2001. He studies the piano in the third year with professor Ruben Dalibaltayan at the Music Academy in Zagreb, Croatia. In 2014 he was selected as one of only twelve young pianists from around the world to participate in the Lang Lang Junior Music Camp in Barcelona, where he performed and worked with Lang Lang in concert and in masterclass.
He also performed in masterclasses for such artists as Natalia Trull, Andrea Bonatta, Milana Chernyavska, Grigory Gruzman, Konstantin Bogino, Lev Natochenny, Wolfram Schmitt-Leonardy, Manana Kandelaki, Eugen Indjic, Kemal Gekic, Martina Bauer and others. Jan receives a scholarship from the International Academy of Music in Liechtenstein, and takes part in the activities offered by the Academy.
In 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2019 Jan was commended for his achievements in the field of culture by the Croatian Ministry of Higher Education, Education and Sport.