University of Primorska, Faculty of Mathematics, Natural Sciences and Information Technologies
- Diploma from a second-cycle study programme or
- diploma from a study programme set out in the fourth paragraph of Article 36 of the Higher Education Act, if the programme is assessed at 300 credits, or
- diploma from a former undergraduate university study programme (study programmes adopted prior to 11 June 2004) from the fields of computer and information science, computer science and mathematics, mathematics or electrical engineering.
Candidates must meet all requirements prescribed by the study programme and successfully present their doctoral dissertation, with which they demonstrate their mastery of the field and the scientific research work method.
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).