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University of Ljubljana among top 3% in the world

The University of Ljubljana is the oldest university in Slovenia, proud of its strong tradition. Over 40,000 students upgrade and develop their knowledge and skills at the country’s largest  educational institution, famous for top-quality achievements in social science, natural science, humanities and engineering degree programmes, as well as for artistic achievements by the three academies. Furthermore, the University has been most successful in research, therefore the central and largest research institution in Slovenia, with 30% of all registered researchers. It promotes interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary studies and exchanges its achievements in science and art with other universities and scientific research institutions. Particular concern of the University of Ljubljana is also the transfer of knowledge to the economy, which is why it cooperates closely with Slovenian and foreign companies. Its partners are multinational corporations and top Slovenian companies.

 Facts and figures:

  • A comprehensive, traditional, research oriented University
  • 26 full Members: 3 academies and 23 faculties
  • 3 associated Members: National University Library, University of Ljubljana Central Technical Library, University of Ljubljana Innovation-Development Institute
  • Among the top Erasmus exchange destinations
  • Developing market activity
  • Actively involved in various humanitarian campaigns
  • In 2014, we founded the University of Ljubljana Global Network, which primarily includes foreign scientists, professors and other prominent persons from academic and R&D fields who are connected with Slovenia
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