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Qualification: Academic bachelor's degree in chemical engineering (no legal status)

Academic bachelor's degree in chemical engineering (no legal status)

Qualification Information

Students will be able to:

(general competences)

  • demonstrate a good grounding in the main fields of chemical engineering, solid knowledge of chemistry and sufficient knowledge of mathematics and physics
  • analyse, synthesise and demonstrate understanding of the influence of technical solutions on environmental and social relations;
  • communicate effectively, including in English, and use modern presentation tools;
  • work in multidisciplinary groups;
  • demonstrate understanding of the principles of leadership and understanding of business practice;
  • demonstrate understanding of own professional and ethical responsibility;
  • pursue autonomous learning and recognise the need for lifelong learning.

(subject-specific competences)

  • apply standard methodology to the addressing of known problems,
  • work safely in a laboratory and carry out their own risk assessments,
  • demonstrate understanding of and explain the limits of reliability of their experimental data,
  • collect and interpret relevant scientific data,
  • take decisions that require deep reflection on relevant scientific and ethical questions,
  • successfully carry out a research project, where the result of the project does not necessarily have to meet criteria for publication,
  • communicate information, ideas, problems and solutions in Slovene to a well-informed audience,
  • satisfy conditions for initial employment in a general position, including jobs in the chemical and pharmaceutical industries,
  • be autonomous (use textbooks in English),
  • acquire knowledge of relevant basic disciplines and their genesis (particularly mathematics, chemistry, physics) in order to understand, describe and address phenomena in chemical engineering,
  • demonstrate understanding of the general structure of chemical engineering and the connections between its sub-disciplines,
  • demonstrate understanding of the basic principles of chemical engineering,
  • acquire knowledge of some selected practical applications of process and product engineering,
  • carry out suitable planning and problem-solving procedures through the application of scientific methods and tools in a given specialised field.

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University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Technology

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Students' knowledge is assessed by means of practical exercises and seminar papers, and also via products, projects, performances, services, etc. and by examinations. Examination performance is scored as follows: 10 (excellent); 9 (very good: above-average knowledge but with some mistakes); 8 (very good: solid results); 7 (good); 6 (adequate: knowledge satisfies minimum criteria); 5–1 (inadequate). In order to pass an examination, a candidate must achieve a grade between adequate (6) and excellent (10).

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Second-cycle master's study programmes (SQF level 8)

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In order to complete a first-cycle programme, students must complete course units in all subjects of the programme in which they have enrolled, for a total of 180 credits, and write and successfully defend a bachelor's thesis in accordance with the provisions of the bachelor's thesis rules adopted by the Senate of the Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Technology at the University of Ljubljana.

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  • Matura or
  • vocational matura in any secondary school programme,
  • school-leaving examination (prior to 1 June 1995) under any four-year secondary school programme
NQF Level: 
7
Access requirements: 
  • Matura or
  • vocational matura in any secondary school programme,
  • school-leaving examination (prior to 1 June 1995) under any four-year secondary school programme
Ways to acquire: 

In order to complete a first-cycle programme, students must complete course units in all subjects of the programme in which they have enrolled, for a total of 180 credits, and write and successfully defend a bachelor's thesis in accordance with the provisions of the bachelor's thesis rules adopted by the Senate of the Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Technology at the University of Ljubljana.