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 main objectives of the programme are to train doctoral students to carry out cutting-edge, independent, critical-reflective, interdisciplinary and polyvalent research, to develop new knowledge and methodologies, to tackle the most abstract questions and to interpret new knowledge. Doctoral students will acquire a range of competences related to future research work in theology and marriage and family therapy, as well as practical competences such as the ability to mediate and coordinate between different humanistic and social science fields.

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.


24 August 2024, 23:59 CET

In the event of vacancies remaining after the first application period, a second application period will be open from 13 to 17 September 2024, 23:59 CET.

Information day

The information day is planned to be held in June. More detailed information will be published at a later date and can also be found on the Faculty's website.


Tuition fees by years:

€ 4,000 for the 1st year
€ 4,000 for the 2nd year
€ 4,000 for the 3rd year
(There is no tuition for the 4th year.)

That is € 12,000 for the whole study programme.

Programme coordinator

prof. dr. Tomaž Erzar


Univerza v Ljubljani, Teološka fakulteta, Poljanska cesta 4, 1000 Ljubljana