Program type




No. of ECTS credit points


Scientific title

doktor znanosti/doktorica znanosti (abbreviation: dr.)

in English language: Doctor of Philosophy (abbreviation: Ph.D.)

About the programme

The Chemical Sciences doctoral programme trains highly qualified chemical professionals to work in research-oriented, including managerial, positions in the chemical industry, public services or to pursue a scientific career in academia. By completing the programme, doctoral students will acquire the skills to critically analyse, evaluate and synthesise new and complex ideas. They will be able to communicate in their field and to promote scientific and technological progress at academic and applied levels.

How to apply

For the call for enrolment, candidates have to apply on the eVŠ online portal.

At the latest at the time of enrolment, the candidate must submit a written agreement from the mentor or possible co-mentor to accept the mentoring or co-mentoring. At the same time, the candidate must also submit a brief conceptual outline of the research.


3 Septembre 2024, 23:59 CET

In the event of vacancies remaining after the first application period, a second application period will be open from 17 to 18 September 2024, 23:59 CET.

Information day

The information day is planned for April. Candidates can find all the information and instructions on the Faculty's website.


Tuition fees by year:

€ 5,500 for the 1st year
€ 4,200 for the 2nd year
€ 3,000 for the 3rd year
€ 3,800 for the 4th year

That is € 16,500 € for the whole study programme.

Programme coordinator

prof. dr. Marko Novinec


Univerza v Ljubljani, Fakulteta za kemijo in kemijsko tehnologijo, Večna pot 113, 1000 Ljubljana