Enrolment in interdisciplinary doctoral studies


Third-cycle Doctoral degree programme offered by the UL ALUO

UL ALUO follows global trends in education, so it offers doctoral programmes in areas that have recently demonstrated a prominent flourishing in scientific research. Decide on a doctorate if you are deeply invested in a particular scientific issue and if you are willing to persevere in an intensive research for a longer period of time.

UL ALUO coordinates interdisciplinary doctoral programme in the Humanities and Social Sciences organised by the Faculty of Arts and the Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Ljubljana. It lasts 4 years (240 ECTS credits) and represents the third level of the Bologna cycle.

The programme consists of organised classes (60 credits) and individual research work for the doctoral thesis (180 credits).

The doctoral programme leads to the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in the study field FINE ART STUDIES.


What entry requirements do we have?

The doctoral programme in the Humanities and Social Sciences is open for the enrolment of graduates from at least second-cycle study programmes or equivalent or higher as specified by the Higher Education Act, acquired in accordance with previous regulations in the Republic of Slovenia or abroad. Candidates must also meet other conditions for enrolment, which are listed in each programme separately.

Candidates are particularly reminded that any additional obligations (in accordance with the conditions for enrolment specified in the announced doctoral degree program) must be completed before enrolment in the programme.


How do you enrol?

Call for enrolment into doctoral programmes of the University of Ljubljana for the 2023/2024 academic year is published here.

Information day for the doctoral programme in the Humanities and Social Sciences, study field Fine Art Studies, will be organised on 7 June 2023.

Candidates must complete and submit the application for enrolment in the doctoral degree programmes and all the evidence required for the application electronically via the eVŠ information system. More detailed instructions for completing the application for enrolment are also published on this website.

Candidates with foreign educational documents proving the fulfilment of enrolment conditions, with the same application for enrolment through the eVŠ information system, also submit an application for recognition of foreign education for the purpose of continuing education at the University of Ljubljana and all required evidence and attachments. Information on education recognition procedures is available here.

Fee per programme is €10,600.00. Fee per study year:

  • 1st year: €3,400.00
  • 2nd year: €2,600.00
  • 3rd year: €2,200.00
  • 4th year: €2,400.00

The co-financing of publicly valid doctoral study programs is regulated by the Decree on the co-financing of doctoral studies (Official Gazette of the Republic of Slovenia, No. 22/17) and the amendment to the Higher Education Act. More information on co – financing doctoral studies is available here.


Do you have additional questions?

Contact our Office for Doctoral Studies (E: Snezana.JuricPangersic@aluo.uni-lj.si; T: +386 1 421 25 14 or +386 30 485 410 ) or find more information at the website Study UL.