Name of qualification Diploma tretje stopnjeAdd to comparison [1]
Translated title (no legal status) Doctorate
Type of qualification Diploma tretje stopnje
Category of qualification Izobrazba
Type of education Doctoral education
3 years
Credits 180 credits
Admission requirements
  • Academic degree, master's degree, specialisation following academic degree, specialisation following professional degree (before 2004),
  • Master's degree (field).
Qualification level

SQF 10
Third level

Knowledge: level 10

Skills: level 10

Competences: level 10

System of assessment:

Examination performance is graded as follows: 10 (excellent); 9 (very good: above-average knowledge but with some mistakes); 8 (very good: of results); 7 (good); 6 (adequate: knowledge satisfies minimum criteria); 5-1 (inadequate). In order to pass the examination, the candidate must achieve a grade between adequate (6) and excellent (10).

Students may progress to the next year if by the end of the academic year they have met all requirements defined by the study programme for progression to the next year.

Doctoral candidates must submit a doctoral thesis at the end of their studies.

This thesis must demonstrate that the candidate has mastered the field to which the thesis relates and methods of scholarly research. A doctoral thesis may also be the result of the work of several candidates or a research group; if so, the contributions of individual candidates must be clear.

  • Universities, faculties and academies of art.