Candidates complete their studies when they have completed all requirements defined by the study programme (i.e. have completed 120 credits) and successfully defended their master’s thesis. Candidates complete their studies until 30.9.2016
University of Maribor, Faculty of Education
Third-cycle doctoral study programmes (SQF, level 10)
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).
- A completed academic higher education programme where the filed of study is General Elementary Education (class professor); or
- another completed academic higher education programme in the field of teacher training, and candidates have passed a common differential examination in subjects from the didactics of class teaching that were not finished in the completed undergraduate programme.
Candidates must also meet the following requirements:
- candidates must have an average grade of at least 8.0 in their undergraduate studies; the final grade comprises the average score from the examination requirements of the undergraduate study programme (70%) and the grade of the diploma thesis (30%), and
- candidates must be actively proficient in one foreign language or passively proficient in two foreign languages (English, German, French, Italian or Spanish).