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).
Students complete their studies when they have successfully met all prescribed requirements of a study programme.
Faculty of Energy Technology, University of Maribor
Enrolment in the third-cycle study programme is open to candidates who have completed:
- a second-cycle study programme;
- an academic higher education programme adopted before 11 June 2004;
- a professional higher education programme adopted prior to 11 June 2004 and a study programme to obtain a specialised qualification. Prior to enrolment in the programme, course units totalling 45 ECTS credits will be determined for such candidates. They must complete pass the following examinations in subjects from the second-cycle master's programme: Operational research, Optimisation of energy systems, Systems maintenance I, Supply of industrial facilities, Sensor systems, High voltage and high current engineering, Nuclear and radiation installations, Power engineering and power installations, Marketing and market research, Energy and the environment, Energy supply, Non-destructive nuclear testing methods;
- a study programme leading to a profession regulated by EU directives, or another integrated master's programme consisting of 300 ECTS credits.