- A second-cycle study programme or
- am academic (university) study programme adopted prior to 11 June 2004, or
- 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 study programme, such candidates must meet study requirements of 30 ECTS credits, which candidates obtain by completing the requirements in the following subjects from the first semester of the second-cycle master’s programme Agrarian economics: Theoretical and empirical analysis in agrarian economics, Basics of research work in agricultural management, Economics and marketing in the agro-food sector, Organic farm management, Production systems and sustainable development or
- a study programme that leads to vocations governed by EU directives, or another non-structured master’s degree programme assessed at 300 credits.
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).
Students complete their studies when they have completed all the obligations in the amount of at least 180 credits, and have successfully defended their doctoral thesis.
University of Maribor, Faculty of Agriculture and Biosystemic Studies