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).
- A completed second-cycle (Bologna) study programme; or
- a completed four-year undergraduate programme under pre-Bologna programmes, adopted before 11 June 2004; or
- a completed professional higher education programme adopted before 11 June 2004 and a specialisation programme; course units totalling 30 credits will be specified for such candidates prior to enrolment; or
- a completed study programme leading to professions regulated by EU directives, or another integrated master's degree programme consisting of 300 credits.
In order to complete the programme, students must complete all course units envisaged by the study programme, for a total of 180 credits (pass all examinations prescribed by the study programme, and prepare and successfully defend a doctoral dissertation).
University of Maribor, Faculty of Arts