Slovenia | International Credentials Equivalencies

Minimum GPA
B Plus GPA
Instruction Languages
Slovenian (Italian or Hungarian may be used in some areas)
Bachelors Equiv.
Post 2006–Bachelor; Pre 2006-Univerzitetni Diplomirani*; Diploma with a professional title requiring at least 4 years of study
Masters Equiv.
Post 2006 – Master Pre 2006 -Specializacija**; Magister Znanosti**; Magister Umetnosti**
Grading System

10 Excellent
9 Very Good
8 Very Good
7 Good
6 Sufficient (Pass/Fail level)
5-1 Insufficient

Recognized Universities

University of Ljubljana
University of Maribor

Notes for Slovenia

Pre-university education requires 12 or 13 years of study.

*Bachelor level studies can be from 4 to 6 years depending on the field of specialization. All programs have an additional year of study beyond the specified which is known as “Absolventsko Leto”.

** Master level studies last one or two years following the Diplomirani stage and require a thesis that is defended.

Bologna Note:

Bologna signatory since 1999

The system offers three cycle – Bachelor’s (undergraduate, 180-240 ECTS credits), Master’s (graduate, 60-120 ECTS credits) and Doctoral degrees.

Diploma Supplements have been issued since 2006.

ECTS credit system is being used along with the local grading system as of 2006.

Last modified: June 13, 2019