Admission Requirements

Requirements for admission to the study programme are set out in accordance with Articles 38 and 38b of the Higher Education Act and with Article 115 of the Statutes of the University of Ljubljana.

To enrol in the first-level double-subject academic study programme, one needs to

a) have passed the general upper secondary school-leaving external examination (i.e., the matura [term used hereafter]);

b) have passed the vocational general upper secondary school-leaving external examination (i.e., the matura) in any secondary-school programme, and the examination in English as a matura subject. If the candidate has already fulfilled the course requirements for this subject within the vocational matura, a pass is required in any matura subject. However, the subject selected must not be one of those which the candidate has already taken and passed within the framework of their vocational matura examination;

c) have completed any four-year secondary-school program prior to 1 June 1995;

d) have completed an equivalent course of study abroad.

Criteria for restricting admission to the first-degree double-subject programme in English Studies:

For candidates under a):

  1. Overall achievement in the matura – 20%;
  2. Overall achievement in the 3rd and 4th years – 10%;
  3. Grade in the English language in the 3rd year – 20%;
  4. Grade in the English language in the 4th year – 20%;
  5. Grade in the English language in the matura – 30%.

For candidates under b):

  1. Overall achievement in the vocational matura – 20%;
  2. Overall achievement in the 3rd and 4th years – 10%;
  3. Grade in the English language in the 3rd year – 20%;
  4. Grade in the English language in the 4th year – 20%;
  5. Achievement in English in the vocational matura or 30% for the achievement in English as a matura subject – 30%.

For candidates under c):

  1. Overall achievement in the final examination – 20%;
  2. Overall achievement in the 3rd and 4th years – 10%;
  3. Grade in the English language in the 3rd year – 20%;
  4. Grade in the English language in the 4th year – 20%;
  5. Achievement in the English language in the final examination – 30%.

Depending on the type/form of secondary education, the above criteria will also apply, in the case of enrolment restriction, to the process of selection from among the candidates who have completed equivalent education abroad.

There will be at total of 70 admissions to the first year of the first-level double-subject study programme in English Studies.