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Qualification: Master of Science in the field of computer and information science (no legal status)

Master of Science in the field of computer and information science (no legal status)

Qualification Information

A candidate is qualified to:

  • demonstrate basic knowledge of the field of computer and information science, including the basis of theoretical knowledge, practical knowledge and skills essential for the field of computer and information science,
  • demonstrate in-depth understanding and the ability to integrate computer and information science knowledge in other relevant technical and vocational fields (e.g. economics, organisational sciences, etc.),
  • transfer knowledge to co-workers in technological and research groups,
  • demonstrate practical knowledge and skills in the use of software, hardware and information technologies that are necessary for the successful work of an expert in the field of computer and information science,
  • independently perform complex developmental engineering and organisational tasks and less complex research tasks in areas relating to own work, and
  • continue studies in the third cycle, i.e. the doctoral level.

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Successful oral presentation of the master’s thesis, in which candidates demonstrate that they have achieved mastery of the field in question and the scientific research method. Students must complete their studies until 30.9.2016

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University diploma, specialising in computer and information science, electrical engineering or mathematics, and the fulfilment of at least one of the following conditions:

  • average scores of at least 7.5 in undergraduate studies,
  • three years of work experience and the appropriate achievements in a vocational field (documentation of independent project work or project work in the field of computer and information science), and
  • inclusion in research work during undergraduate studies (e.g. articles and papers).

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University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Computer and Information Science

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Third-cycle doctoral study programmes (SQF, level 10)

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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). 

NQF Level: 
9
Access requirements: 

University diploma, specialising in computer and information science, electrical engineering or mathematics, and the fulfilment of at least one of the following conditions:

  • average scores of at least 7.5 in undergraduate studies,
  • three years of work experience and the appropriate achievements in a vocational field (documentation of independent project work or project work in the field of computer and information science), and
  • inclusion in research work during undergraduate studies (e.g. articles and papers).
Ways to acquire: 

Successful oral presentation of the master’s thesis, in which candidates demonstrate that they have achieved mastery of the field in question and the scientific research method. Students must complete their studies until 30.9.2016