The Participation of the University of Ljubljana in European Programmes

UL is very active in national and international R&D and educational programmes, and creates almost half of the research results of Slovenia. In 2017 UL altogether cooperated in 444 EU projects, among them in 70 Horizon 2020 projects.  In the period 2007-2013 UL cooperated in 745 EU projects, including 163 FP7 projects, which places UL on the first place among the organisations in the EU 13 member states. In the last 10 years UL was also involved in many other research, development and educational projects financed by European union (CIP, COST, EUREKA, TEMPUS, LLP, DAPHNE, SafeInternet, LIFE+, CULTURE, etc.).

UL is also very active in the projects financed by Structural Funds in Slovenia (ERDF, ESF), INTERREG and Transnational Cooperation Programme. It holds 2 Centers of Excellence  and is partner in 6 other Centers of Excellence. It also cooperates with the industry partners in all 7 Competence centers and in one Development center of Slovenian industry, all financed by ERDF. 

List of EU and international projects at University of Ljubljana (updated in July 2019)


OID (Organisational Identification Code)of the University of Ljubljana is E10209243

PIC (Participant Identity Code) of the University of Ljubljana is 999923240

The LEAR for the University of Ljubljana is:

Staška Mrak Jamnik, MSc
Head of Office for Research

Kongresni trg 12
1000 Ljubljana 




The main objective of BESTPRAC is to promote a better and more consistent administration of transnational research projects, thereby supporting excellence in research. The action will raise the understanding of the importance of excellence administration of research projects. 

Specifically, the network of BESTPRAC establishes connections between research projects administrators (including legal, administrative and financial staff in universities and other research institutions) in order to overcome their isolation, stimulate mobility and encourage professional development. This helps strengthen the retention and recruitment of project administrators and emphasizes the need and importance of a profession that guarantees high quality support to S&T collaborative projects and networks across Europe. Cost Bestprac participants from University of Ljubljana are Head of Office for European Projects Staška Mrak Jamnik, M.Sc. and European project consultant Tjaša Nabergoj.

More information can be found at the BESTPRAC webpage