University of Ljubljana is the oldest and largest higher education and scientific research institution in Slovenia. University with its rich tradition was founded in 1919. It has more than 40.000 undergraduate and postgraduate students and employs approximately 5.600 higher education teachers, researchers, assistants and administrative staff in 23 faculties and three arts academies. The central building, all three academies and faculties are located in the center. Some of the most recent and modern buildings were constructed on the outskirts of Ljubljana, giving the university and its students a ubiquitous presence in the city.
The University of Ljubljana is the central and largest educational institution in Slovenia. We are also the largest in the area of study, with 64 percent of all the university students in Slovenia.
Ljubljana is the capital and largest city of Slovenia. It is located in the heart of the country in the Ljubljana Basin, and is the center of the City Municipality of Ljubljana. With approximately 280,000 inhabitants, it is classified as the only Slovenian large town. Throughout its history, it has been influenced by its geographic position at the crossroads of the Slavic world with the Germanic and Latin cultures. For centuries, Ljubljana was the capital of the historical region of Carniola. Now it is the cultural, educational, economic, political and administrative center of Slovenia, independent since 1991. Its central geographic location within Slovenia, transport connections, concentration of industry, scientific and research institutions and cultural tradition are contributing factors to its leading position.
Areas of study open to undergraduate exchange students in English:
Biotechnical, Administration, Architecture, Art, Engineering, Computer and Information Science, Economics, Education, Health Sciences, Law, Maritime Studies and Transport, Mathematics, Physics, Social Sciences, Sport, Theology
Areas of study open to graduate exchange students in English:
Biotechnical, Administration, Arts, Engineering, Computer and Information Science, Economics, Education, Maritime Studies and Transport, Mathematics, Physics, Social Sciences, Theology, Medicine, Pharmacy, Veterinary