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Qualification: Master’s degree in business (no legal status)

Master’s degree in business (no legal status)

Qualification Information

Students will be able to:

(general competences)

  • demonstrate the ability to think logically and abstractly and to analyse, synthesise and evaluate, 
  • identify and address problems and formulate decisions, 
  • think critically and holistically, 
  • locate new sources of knowledge independently and interpret and apply them in professional and academic fields, 
  • contextualise and independently supplement information, 
  • use ICT professionally and effectively in searching for, selecting, processing, presenting and disseminating data and information, 
  • express in depth their knowledge of a specialist field in written and verbal form and to evaluate it critically, 
  • pursue teamwork,

(subject-specific competences)

  • apply appropriate relevant economic principles, strategic theories and concepts in managerial decision-making, 
  • identify advanced strategic theories and concepts from the field of strategic management, 
  • deal with complex tasks in the fields of accounting, taxes and auditing, 
  • use an appropriate accounting theory, collect empirical data and employ quantitative and qualitative methods in addressing complex problems in the fields of accounting, taxes and auditing, 
  • apply standards, make professional decisions and interpret data relating to financial and tax reporting and auditing, 
  • acquire advanced knowledge in the field of taxes and basic accounting regulations for the purpose of reducing an organisation's tax burden, 
  • understand the regulatory provisions concerned with auditing, demonstrate knowledge of international auditing standards and their application, 
  • understand the regulations of financial reports connected with a specific area and make expert judgements on the identification, measurement and disclosure of transactions, 
  • deal with complex tasks in the fields of accounting, taxes and auditing, 
  • obtain relevant information necessary for management decision-making and supervision of responsibility at various points, 
  • critically analyse corporate social responsibility and sustainability dilemmas and use this analysis when making strategic decisions, 
  • act in an ethically responsible manner when collecting, processing and interpreting information for business decision-making, 
  • make ethical judgements on what information needs to be included in data supporting business decision-making, 
  • recognise unethical behaviour towards stakeholders and communicate relevant data to various interest groups.

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Third-cycle doctoral study programmes (SQF level 10)

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University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Economics (Programme: Accounting and Auditing)

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  • A completed first-cycle study programme in a relevant professional field and at least 180 credits or a completed former study programme to obtain a Professional Bachelor Degree qualification in a relevant professional field; or
  • completed study programme of equal value set out in the previous indent in another professional field and completed additional course units amounting to 12 credits. 

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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).

 

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Students must meet all requirements defined by the study programme to complete their studies.

NQF Level: 
8
Access requirements: 
  • A completed first-cycle study programme in a relevant professional field and at least 180 credits or a completed former study programme to obtain a Professional Bachelor Degree qualification in a relevant professional field; or
  • completed study programme of equal value set out in the previous indent in another professional field and completed additional course units amounting to 12 credits. 
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Students must meet all requirements defined by the study programme to complete their studies.