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Qualification: Professional bachelor's degree in geotechnology and mining (no legal status)

Professional bachelor's degree in geotechnology and mining (no legal status)

Qualification Information

Students will be able to:

(general competences)

  • manage implementation processes of service activities in the fields of geotechnology, mining, geotechnical structures, tunnel building, management of waste materials, etc.,
  • apply basic knowledge of mathematics, physics and chemistry in engineering problems,
  • demonstrate mastery of theoretical and practical knowledge within their professional field,
  • apply the techniques, skills and modern engineering tools needed in practice,
  • undertake individual work and planning work in the field of geotechnology and mining,
  • demonstrate understanding of ethical and professional responsibility,
  • recognise the need for lifelong learning and participate in it,
  • participate in projects in the field of geotechnology and mining,

(subject-specific competences)

  • demonstrate mastery of basic technical knowledge in the field of mining and geotechnology,
  • demonstrate understanding of technical topics in science and engineering, including their theoretical background,
  • participate in development work and transfer research and development achievements into practice within the geotechnology and mining field,
  • demonstrate understanding of the interdependence of science and technology,
  • communicate with co-workers and experts from related disciplines,
  • demonstrate professional, ethical and environmental responsibility,
  • adopt a critical attitude and show responsibility in matters relating to their profession.

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  • Matura or
  • vocational matura; or
  • school-leaving examination (prior to 1 June 1995) under any four-year secondary school programme.

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Second-cycle master's study programmes (SQF level 8)

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Students' knowledge is assessed by means of practical exercises and seminar papers, and also via products, projects, performances, services, etc. and by examinations. 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). Progression:

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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 Natural Sciences and Engineering

NQF Level: 
7
Access requirements: 
  • Matura or
  • vocational matura; or
  • school-leaving examination (prior to 1 June 1995) under any four-year secondary school programme.
Ways to acquire: 

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