Second level study programme Slovenian studies

Admissions for the academic year 2020/2021

  • direction Linguistics (option for a double degree diploma)
  • direction Literary Science

Those concerned are invited to enroll for:

two-year second level master study course.

Place of study:

Nova Gorica, Vipavska 13

General requirements for enrolment are:

  • direction Linguistic: A finished 180 ECTS Ist level program in Linguistics, Domestic or Foreign languages, Philology, Classical languages. Candidates with a BA/BS degree (180 or 240 ECTS) in philosophy, psychology, social sciences, humanities, etc. with more than 45 ECTS of any kind of linguistics are asked to submit their application to the school’s study committee.
  • direction Literary Science: A finished 180 ECTS Ist level program in Slovenian studies, Comparative Literature, Philology, Modern or Classical languages or any other Humanities that includes literature and related fields.

Applicants with a first degreee in other fields of study (180 ECTS) should send the application to the School’ study programme committee.

Applicants who have obtained 4-year BSc degrees in the fields of Linguistics, Domestic or Foreign languages, Philology, Classical languages or a BA/BS degree in philosophy, psychology, social sciences with a total of 240 ECTS, can proceed to the second year of the Master’s programme. Applicants should send the application to the School’ study programme committee.

Applicants who have obtained 4-year BSc degrees in the fields of Slovenian studies, Comparative Literature, Philology, Modern or Classical languages or any other Humanities that includes literature and related fields with a total of 240 ECTS, can proceed to the second year of the Master’s programme. Applicants should send the application to the School’ study programme committee.

Applicants with 4-year BSc degrees in other fields of study (240 ECTS), who wish to proceed to the second year, should send the application to the School’ study programme committee.

Please notice that direction Literary Science will be available in English language only if minimum 5 English-speaking students will enroll!
Direction Linguistic is available in English language.
The general minimum level of English language skills required is B2 (in accordance with CEFR).

SPECIAL NOTE: Starting with the 2020/21 academic year, the programme (Linguistic) offers an option of awarding a double degree in Language Science, in collaboration with Ca’Foscari University of Venice.The main characteristics of the programme are: focus on individual research work, a range of electives covering all major subdisciplines of linguistics, and students’ participation in on-going research activities.

Candidates who wish to apply to a double degree in Language Science in collaboration with Ca’Foscari University of Venice, must apply to both programmes. Information on admission to „Language Science”, Ca’Foscari University of Venice, are available here.

Enrollment places

Enrollment places/full-time study Citizens of the Republic of Slovenia and citizens of other EU Member States Citizens of countries that are not Member States of the European Union and Slovenians without Slovenian citizenship
1st year 20 4
2nd year * *
Enrollment places/part -time study Citizens of the Republic of Slovenia and citizens of other EU Member States Citizens of countries that are not Member States of the European Union and Slovenians without Slovenian citizenship
1st year 5 -
2nd year * *

* The number of enrollment places is limited by the number of places available for 1st year.
In case the number of candidates exceeds the number of available positions, the candidates will be selected based on their GPA from their undergraduate study.

Further information

School of Humanities
T: +386 5 3315 237
E: info.fh@ung.si

Programme description and course list – Linguistics
Programme description and course list – Literary Science
School of Humanities website
The procedure for enrollment
Recognition of education