The duration of the Interdisciplinary Doctoral Programme in Biomedicine is three years (180 ECTS credits), and according to the Bologna guidelines this represents the third cycle of the educational scheme. The programme consists of organised classes (60 credits) and individual research work for the doctoral thesis (120 credits).

The programme leads to the degree of doktor/ doktorica znanosti ("Doctor of Science") in the following fields: 

  • Basic Medicine
  • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • Clinical Biochemistry and Laboratory Biomedicine
  • Clinical Medicine
  • Genetics
  • Microbiology
  • Neuroscience
  • Pharmacy
  • Public health
  • Toxicology
  • Veterinary Medicine

Information package E-book
Changes of Information package (academic year 2016/2017)
Short presentations of modules of the core course »Pharmaceutical sciences«

Information package (academic year 2017/2018)
Short presentations of modules of the core course »Pharmaceutical sciences«

 List of potential mentors

Consent of the mentor - for academic year 2016/2017
Consent of the mentor - for academic year 2017/2018

Academic year 2017/2018

Call for enrolment into Doctoral degree programmes 2017/2018 

Application Deadline:  16th  August 2017

Candidates submit their enrolment applications online via the eVŠ web portal at

Technical assistance
For assistance with filling out the application.
Phone: 00386 1 478 85 90 (from 9 AM until 4 PM CET)

Candidates submit their enrolment applications with username and password

Completed enrolment application form must be printed, signed and sent by registered post with all the supplemental documents by the application deadline Avgust 16th 2017 at the latest to University of Ljubljana, Kongresni trg 12, 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia (reference:  »for BIOMEDICINE«).

The documentation can be also personally delivered to the University of Ljubljana, Kongresni trg 12, 1000 Ljubljana from Monday to Friday 8.-00 - 14.00 .

Required evidence to be sent by post :
1.   Diploma (Copy of the Diploma in evidence of completed education)
2. Diploma supplement or Transcripts of records (Copy of the diploma supplement or Copies of official transcripts of records)
3. Decision on nostrification (for candidates who are in a position of nostrification decision, more information: )

Additional evidence to be sent by post (relevant for selection of candidates):
1. Bibliography (Bibliography or copies of scientific articles or other documents as evidence of (co)authorship in revised journals)
2. Award(s) and/or decorations  (Evidence of  award(s) and/or decorations during study)
3.International award(s) (Evidence of  award/s  from international competition/s)
4. Professional specialization (Copy of document in evidence of professional specialization)
5. List of additional evidence
6. Consent of the mentor (prior to enrolment, candidates are required to choose a mentor and submit upon enrolment at the latest the mentor’s written acceptance of mentorship.) 

 List of potential mentors

Information days:
18. 4. 2017 at 15.00, VF, Gerbičeva 60, Ljubljana
18. 5. 2017 at 17.30, BF, Jamnikarjeva 101, Ljubljana,
23. 5. 2017 at 15.00 na FFA, Aškerčeva 7, Ljubljana, room P1
25. 5. 2017 at 14.00, MF, Vrazov trg 2, 1000 Ljubljana


Academic year 2016/2017

Schedules for core courses

Other information

Welcome guide and other information available on websites: and



Electroporation based Technologies and Treatments, 13. - 19. november 2016, Ljubljana - closed

Public tender for Young researchers candidates for year 2016 - deadline 1. 7. 2016 - closed

 Summer school Genomic Medicine, Programme, 3. - 7. May 2016, Portorož