STEP 1) Enrolment to the 2023/2024 academic year is done via eVŠ electronic application (https://portal.evs.gov.si/prijava/?lang=en)
In addition to the electronic application, candidates must also submit the following mandatory documents and certificates by the end of a particular enrolment deadline through the eVŠ portal:
STEP 2) Selection of supervisor, tuition fee payment option and course list
After completing the eVŠ application the candidates use the eVŠ application number (without -) on the IPS web page https://www.mps.si/en/vpis/ to select a supervisor, the tuition fee payment option and in the case of enrolment into the 1st year a list of courses in agreement with the selected supervisor.
Request for enrolment of external course(s) is available here.
1st Enrolment Deadline: from 1 May to 31 May 2023.
2nd Enrolment Deadline: from 1 June to 30 June 2023.
3rd Enrolment Deadline: from 1 July to 31 August 2023.
4th Enrolment Deadline: from 1 September to 15 September 2023.
*5th Enrolment Deadline: from 16 September to 30 September 2023.
*The final deadline applies to candidates who:
- have not completed their previous studies by 15 September,
- have not acquired funding for their studies,
- have not found a suitable supervisor,
- could not apply for enrolment before, due to maternity leave or other long-term sick leave, as shown in a corresponding certificate.
Requirements for enrolment into the 1st year of a master study programme are the following:
Candidates must also be proficient in English, which they can prove by language proficiency certificates.
Eligible for enrolment in the first academic year of second-level study programmes are candidates who have graduated in the first-level study programmes in natural sciences, technical disciplines or computer science earning at least 180 credit points, or have completed higher education studies in these fields comprising at least three years of lectures. Candidates must also be proficient in English, which they can prove by language proficiency certificates.
Graduates from first-level study programmes in other disciplines, totalling 180 credit points, should address their applications to the IPS Study Commission, which defines study obligations to be met by candidates before enrolment in the first academic year. These obligations are defined from the teaching modules of the first-level study programme depending on the dissimilarity of the disciplines concerned, and total between 10 and 60 credit points. Candidates can fulfil these obligations either during their first-level degree studies, through advanced training programmes or by passing the relevant exams before enrolment in the master’s degree study programme.
Candidates who have completed first-level undergraduate study programmes, totalling 240 KT, in natural sciences, technical disciplines or computer science may enrol in the second academic year of the second-level studies and will be given recognition for 60 credit points worth of study obligations. On enrolment, their compulsory exams earning 18 to 21 credit points will be individually determined so that they can obtain knowledge and skills complementary to their previous studies.
Anticipated number of available places for each year of studies:
In the case of limited admission the Study Commission shall prepare the list of accepted candidates on the basis of the following criteria:
We will inform the candidates of the results of enrolment via e-mail within 8 days after each enrolment deadline.
The tuition fee per academic year is 4,500 EUR.
The tuition covers the expenses related to the educational process and organisation.
Since the IPS is a research-oriented postgraduate school, all postgraduate students are included in research work conducted in the framework of Slovenian, international, or industrial research projects.
IPS offers the possibility of reduced tuition fee for master study programmes.