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

Master’s degree in economics and business (no legal status)

Qualification Information

Students will be able to:

(general competences)

  • perform comprehensive and critical thinking, analysis and synthesis, and envisage solutions in the fields of economic, business, administrative, organisational, natural science, mathematical and other social sciences (interdisciplinary aspect),
  • master research methods, procedures, processes and technology,
  • creatively apply knowledge in the business environment,
  • show autonomy in decision-making and take responsibility for decisions made,
  • recognise the need for changes and introduce innovations in the business environment,
  • develop communication skills – written and verbal communication in a foreign language in the international environment,
  • cooperate and work in a team or group,
  • develop a culture of non-discrimination and respect of cultural differences to achieve synergy effects in an organisation and its (international) environment, demonstrate international mobility,
  • demonstrate a capacity for ethical reflection and a commitment to professional ethics,
  • be conscious of the need for their own development, enhancement, expansion and upgrading of knowledge,
  • present acquired basic knowledge and research findings in the form of a project assignment, applied research and development assignment or technical paper,

(subject-specific competences)

  • demonstrate familiarity with and understanding of the history of the development of economic, business, natural science and other social studies,
  • resolve specific work problems through the application of scientific methods and procedures,
  • comprehensively master fundamental knowledge of micro and macro-economics, strategic management, marketing, modern organisation theory and methodologies of research and apply this knowledge in an interdisciplinary way,
  • place new information and interpretations in the context of business and administrative studies,
  • understand the general structure of business and administrative studies and the link to management, law, IT, personnel, logistics, communicology and other sciences,
  • understand and apply critical analysis methods and development of theories, and apply them in solving problems in the field of administration and business operation,
  • develop skills in the application of knowledge in the field of economics, management, marketing, organisation, law and HR management,
  • use information and communication technology and systems as a source of information, means of communication, as a tool in research work and as a means of work,
  • demonstrate advanced knowledge and understanding of organisations and processes in the modern business environment,
  • perform strategic management, administration and development of the most complex work systems in line with modern organisational and economic principles,
  • master selected mathematical tools to solve problems in economics, administration and development,
  • demonstrate advanced knowledge in the field of the selected module,
  • show familiarity with the theoretical basis and mastery of practical skills for work with people: business communication, leadership, the psychological aspects of group work, promoting creativity, strengthening and maintaining own personality stability, resistance to stress and constructive resolving of conflict situations,
  • verify and assess employees’ achievements and provide feedback,
  • show a proactive attitude to interest groups (partners, suppliers, buyers, competition)

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Third-cycle doctoral study programmes (SQF level 10)

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Novo mesto Higher Education Centre, Administration and Business College

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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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  • A completed first-cycle study programme in a relevant field of study (180 credits); or
  • a completed first-cycle study programme in another field of study (180 credits); or
  • a completed Professional Bachelor Degree programme adopted before 11 June 2004.

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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 field of study (180 credits); or
  • a completed first-cycle study programme in another field of study (180 credits); or
  • a completed Professional Bachelor Degree programme adopted before 11 June 2004.
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Students must meet all requirements defined by the study programme to complete their studies.