Economics

Basic information about the programme

  1. Level: master’s study programme
  2. Mode of study: full-time, part-time
  3. Duration: 2 years (4 semesters)
  4. Language of study: Slovene (full-time, part-time), English (full-time)
  5. ECTS: 120 credits
    ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) - is a European system for translation and accumulation of points/results. A European system for recording the academic work of students during an educational programme or course. One academic year corresponds to 60 ECTS points, which is about 1500-1800 study hours.

    Option: double degree

About the programme

You will learn how to use complex analytical tools that will enable you to comprehensively analyse a problem in a given environment, how? By using economic models (theory), extensive knowledge of empirical findings and a plethora of analytical and programme tools, to correctly analyse data and, based on it, make projections, different scenarios and strategies, assess risks and adopt appropriate decisions. Along with analytical skills, the study of Economics will also provide you with many soft skills, from teamwork and effective presentation to the ability of critical judgement, strategic thinking etc. You will acquire knowledge and skills needed for finding the optimal solutions and successful expert work in key positions in the business sector.

Programme Economics can be also part of Double degree programme. For students who want to spend part of their Master's studies at a foreign university there is a possibility to participate in a Double-Degree two-year Master's Programme jointly organised by University of Ljubljana (UL) and University of Siena, Faculty of Economics “Richard M. Goodwin” (UNISI). The Double-Degree Programme includes spending one year in the MSc Programme of the partner university and leads to obtaining a double Master's Degree, both from the home university (UL) and partner foreign university. Given high quality of Master's Programmes of partner universities this is an excellent entry point for ambitious students to international job market or an academic career.

Admission requirements

 

First-year enrolment is open to:

  • – Graduates of first-level programmes in relevant study programmes with at least 180 ECTS, or those that have completed the current programme of study for qualification in relevant study programmes;
  • – Graduates of equivalent courses listed in the previous paragraph in unrelated areas of study and must complete additional academic requirements of 12 ECTS: Microeconomics 1 (6 ECTS) and Introduction to Business (6 ECTS).

Employment prospects

As a graduate, you will be trained for the expert and professional management of enterprises and their departments, consultation work in the most responsible positions as well as for taking over and resolving complex problems at all levels. You will also be trained to work in the public sector where you will be capable of assuming responsible tasks as the head of a department or directorate, the head of an analytics department, a representative of the country in international organisations, or taking on high-level tasks as a minister, prime minister or central bank governor.

Professions:

  • – Manager/member of management board in charge of sales, finance or strategic development
  • – Consultant/head of strategic development
  • – Analyst/head of analytics department
  • – Researcher in academic and international institutions
  • – Senior civil servant
  • – Expert officer in the public administration
  • – Expert officer in sales and business administration

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