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Qualification: Diploma in agricultural and animal husbandry engineering (no legal status)

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Diploma in agricultural and animal husbandry engineering (no legal status)

Qualification Information

Students will be able to: 

(general competences)

  • demonstrate basic knowledge of natural science,
  • apply theoretical knowledge in practice,
  • transfer, assess and apply knowledge in practice to resolve problems by linking together knowledge from various fields, and seek new sources of knowledge,
  • demonstrate practical technical knowledge acquired through the study of theoretical and practical cases,
  • solve problems and make professional decisions in practice,
  • be openly communicative and be familiar with information technology,
  • pursue lifelong learning,
  • show independence, self-criticism and professional ethical responsibility,

(subject-specific competences)

  • be familiar with the practical raising of various species of domestic animal and field crop production,
  • know various farming procedures and tasks,
  • know the impact of raising livestock on the quality of animal products,
  • know the economic aspects of decision-making on an agricultural holding,
  • manage and head an agricultural holding in terms of production, equipment and buildings, supplementary activities and economics,
  • have a systematic knowledge that enables an understanding and linking of various aspects of agriculture and animal husbandry,
  • know and optimise organisational and production processes on an agricultural holding,
  • transfer agricultural and agrarian economics and organisational knowledge into practice,
  • understand and take advantage of the importance of agriculture and animal husbandry in food production, use of space, environmental conservation and protection, sustainability and environmentally-friendly approaches,
  • understand technical literature.

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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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To complete their studies, students must meet all requirements for all subjects in which they have enrolled, and draw up a diploma project.

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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 classes and seminar papers, and also via products, projects, presentations, 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).

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University of Ljubljana, Biotechnical Faculty

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: 

To complete their studies, students must meet all requirements for all subjects in which they have enrolled, and draw up a diploma project.