University of Ljubljana Holds a Traditional Welcome Ceremony for Freshmen

On Monday, 1 October 2018, the University of Ljubljana held a traditional welcome ceremony “Pozdrav Brucem” for freshmen. The event, which took place on the Congress Square in Ljubljana, was opened by the Rector of the University of Ljubljana, Igor Papič.

Speaking to freshmen, the Rector of the University of Ljubljana noted that the teachers were eagerly awaiting them in classrooms. He expressed satisfaction with the fact that the students chose one of the leading educational and research institutions for study – “the University of Ljubljana in the world’s most beautiful city.” The Rector of the University of Ljubljana also welcomed foreign students studying at the university.

The 2018/2019 academic year at the University of Ljubljana began for over 37 thousand students, about 8 thousand of whom are freshmen. The final data on the number of enrolled domestic and foreign students will be known at the end of the month.