Program type




No. of ECTS credit points


UL member

Scientific title

doktor znanosti/doktorica znanosti (abbreviation: dr.)

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

About the programme

The doctoral programme in Law is designed for graduates of the second Bologna cycle who wish to deepen their knowledge in their chosen field of law. The aim of the doctoral programme is to provide an in-depth study of a specific legal issue, connection or institute, with the possibility of interdisciplinary treatment if the topic is complex. Through in-depth theoretical study and the application of various methods of scientific research, doctoral candidates will acquire specialised legal knowledge in a chosen field related to their research work.

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.


21 August 2024, 23:59 CET

Information day

The information day is planned to be held in May. Candidates can find all the information and instructions on the Faculty's website.


Tuition fees by year:

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

That is € 9,600 for the whole study programme.

Programme coordinator

prof. dr. Aleš Galič


Univerza v Ljubljani, Pravna fakulteta, Poljanski nasip 2, 1000 Ljubljana