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Qualification: Master's degree in economics (no legal status)

Master's degree in economics (no legal status)

Qualification Information

Students will be able to:
(general competences)

  • think logically and abstractly and 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)

  • demonstrate understanding of economic theories and develop the ability to synthesise and apply them,
  • demonstrate understanding of models of macro and micro analysis as a basis for in-depth economic analysis,
  • demonstrate understanding of models of macro and micro analysis as a basis for key strategic decisions at the level of the national economy, the industry and the organisation,
  • demonstrate understanding of econometric, statistical and mathematical methods and economic analyses and select and apply them,
  • analyse the problems of the national economy, industry and organisations using advanced econometric and statistical methods,
  • analyse and interpret the problems of the national economy, industry and organisations using mathematical methods,
  • analyse monetary policy, develop alternative solutions, carry out critical evaluation and propose solutions,
  • analyse financial and tax problems and make good financial decisions,
  • analyse and understand EU tax policy and processes of tax harmonisation within the EU,
  • analyse and understand the global financial system and contemporary international financial issues.

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Third-cycle doctoral study programmes (SQF level 10)

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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 and at least 180 credits, or a completed former study programme leading to a professional higher education qualification in a relevant field; or
  • completed equivalent study programmes set out in the previous indent in another field and completed additional course units amounting to 12 ECTS credits; candidates may complete the additional course units during a first-cycle programme by means of refresher programmes or by passing examinations before enrolling in the master's programme in the subjects Microeconomics 1 (6 credits) and Introduction to business (6 credits).

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In order to complete the programme, students must complete all course units prescribed by the study programme.

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University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Economics 

NQF Level: 
8
Access requirements: 
  • A completed first-cycle study programme in a relevant field and at least 180 credits, or a completed former study programme leading to a professional higher education qualification in a relevant field; or
  • completed equivalent study programmes set out in the previous indent in another field and completed additional course units amounting to 12 ECTS credits; candidates may complete the additional course units during a first-cycle programme by means of refresher programmes or by passing examinations before enrolling in the master's programme in the subjects Microeconomics 1 (6 credits) and Introduction to business (6 credits).
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In order to complete the programme, students must complete all course units prescribed by the study programme.