Interdisciplinary doctoral programme in BIOMEDICINE,
offered by the following member faculties of the University of Ljubljana:
in cooperation with the following research institutes:
More information: https://www.uni-lj.si/study/doctoral/biomedicine/
University of Ljubljana Office for Doctoral Study, Kongresni trg 12, 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia,
Number of enrolment places: 180 – in total for citizens of the Republic of Slovenia, citizens of EU Member States, Slovenians without Slovenian citizenship and foreign citizens.
Official length of programme: 4 years
Enrolment in the interdisciplinary doctoral study programme Biomedicine is open to candidates who have completed:
Enrolment in the doctoral programme is also open to graduates of foreign universities. The equivalence of previously acquired education in a foreign country will be established by means of the procedure for the recognition of foreign qualifications for the purposes of further education in accordance with the Statutes of the University of Ljubljana.
Selection criteria in the event of restricted enrolment:
In the event of restricted enrolment, the candidates will be selected based on:
The rating method is determined by the Programme Council.
In the event of restricted enrolment, candidates with a higher total score will be selected.
Mode of study: part-time
Procedures and deadlines for application to the Call and enrolment:
Candidates (Slovenian citizens, EU citizens, Slovenians without Slovenian citizenship) for enrolment must apply for the programme by 10 August 2021, 23:59 CEST, via the eVŠ web portal. Non-EU foreign candidates must apply by 31 May 2021, 23:59 CEST, via the information system eVŠ. Candidates should submit all evidence required for their application via the electronic information system eVŠ.
Candidates lacking the appropriate prior education for involvement in the work of the core course of their chosen scientific field may be assigned an additional exam, which must be passed prior to enrolment, by the Programme Council on the proposal of the coordinator of the scientific field.
The selection procedure will be done by the Programme Council Biomedicine on its session scheduled for 26 August 2021. Applicants will be notified of the decisions by e-mail or via the eVŠ system at the beginning of September.
Enrolment will be conducted electronically via the websites of member faculties that coordinate specific scientific fields:
and will be completed by 30 September 2021 at the latest.
Prior to enrolment, candidates are required to choose a mentor and submit, upon enrolment at the latest, the mentor’s written consent to mentorship. The mentor must provide at least three references pertaining to the field of the envisaged topic of the doctoral dissertation, and must meet other conditions laid down by the University of Ljubljana regarding mentorship in doctoral studies. Candidates are also required to submit their concept for the doctoral dissertation, and must do so by enrolment at the latest.
All other enrolment-related information will be published on the website of the Biomedicine study programme https://www.uni-lj.si/study/doctoral/biomedicine/application/call-b. .