- Matura or
- vocational matura in any secondary school programme and an examination in the matura subject of English; if the candidate has already passed this subject in the vocational matura, an examination in any other matura subject; the selected subject may not be a subject which the candidate has already taken in the vocational matura; or
- school-leaving examination (prior to 1 June 1995) under any four-year secondary school programme.
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 graded 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).
Second-cycle master's study programmes (SQF level 8)
University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Arts
In order to complete the programme, students must complete all course units prescribed by the study programme and the syllabuses of individual subjects, for a total of 90 credits. The total number of credits required in order to complete the two-subject academic programme in English language and literature is 90. Within these 90 credits, students must complete:
1. all course units prescribed by subject syllabuses (84 credits),
2. a bachelor's examination (6 credits).
The overall programme is only completed when students have completed all course units in both chosen disciplines, as prescribed by the study programmes and syllabuses of individual subjects, for a total of 180 credits.