University of Nova Gorica

Introduction

University of Nova Gorica aims to be an independent, research oriented and student friendly university, where knowledge is formed within a harmonious relationship between students and researchers, so that the knowledge can be transferred to younger generations and into business environment.

People

Our professors are top researchers and teachers who dedicate their knowledge to developing modern undergraduate and graduate study programmes.

Locations

The close connection of the town of Nova Gorica with the Italian neighbour, Gorizia, enables students different forms of co-operation in the field of youth cultural and entertainment activity. Staying in the Vipava Valley offers a number of opportunities for actively spending one’s free time. The position of Nova Gorica also enables a quick jump to the cultural centre of the northern Italy – Venice, or a half hour drive to the beautiful coast of the Adriatic Sea. The Soča Valley is also nearby, with an exceptional offer of active relaxation and the gathering of strength in unspoilt nature.

Cooperation

The University of Nova Gorica participates in international cooperation with similar institutions around the world. It takes special care to promote multidisciplinary research and programmes designed to build partnerships between industry and academia, with the hope of creating a better society both at local and global levels.

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Programmes

This school also offers:

Master

Master in Physics

Campus Full time October 2017 Slovenia Nova Gorica

Courses. 1. year. Compulsory courses. Higher quantum mechanic, Meshless advanced numerical methods [+]

Courses 1. year Compulsory courses Higher quantum mechanic Meshless advanced numerical methods Selected topics from theory of groups Selected topics in mathematical analysis Module high energy physics Compulsory courses Cosmology Experimental methods and detectors I General theory of relativity Physics basic particles Module solid state physics Compulsory courses Higher statistical mechanics Mechanics of kontinuum Physics of solid substance Physics of surfaces 2. year Compulsory courses Masters thesis Research work General elective courses Advanced Materials Data Mining Module high energy physics Compulsory courses Experimental methods and detectors II General Elective (24 ECTS) General elective courses Accelerators and transport of charged particles Astrophysics of cosmic rays Experiments in astrophysics of elementary particles Quantum Field Theory Selected topics in the field of basic particles Seminar Standard Model Module solid state physics Compulsory courses General Elective (30 ECTS) General elective courses Electron and photon spectroscopies Laboratory from raster microscopy Laboratory from vacuum technology Molecular spectroscopy Nuclear magnetic resonance X-ray spectroscopies [-]

MSc

Master of Science in Engineering and Management

Campus Full time October 2017 Slovenia Nova Gorica

The syllabus has a distinct interdisciplinary and research character. It covers all the major fields of management and economics, as well as technology and engineering, information sciences and environmental sciences [+]

The syllabus has a distinct interdisciplinary and research character. It covers all the major fields of management and economics, as well as technology and engineering, information sciences and environmental sciences.

The programme consists of required subjects, obligatory elective subjects, elective subjects, group and individual projects.

The study course is organised as a series of short intensive courses, seminars and laboratory exercises. Teaching language is Slovene or English for specific courses in the case that sufficient number of English speaking students is enrolled to the course.

The study is based on a system that defines the required number of credit points for each degree and leaves the choice of the subjects mostly to student and his/her mentor.... [-]


Master of Science in Environment

Campus Full time October 2017 Slovenia Nova Gorica

The master study programme is distinctly interdisciplinary and research-oriented. The most important fields of Environmental Sciences are covered by the programme, such as water, air and soil pollution; measuring techniques for identification and control of pollution; waste treatment and consequences of its [+]

The master study programme is distinctly interdisciplinary and research-oriented. The most important fields of Environmental Sciences are covered by the programme, such as water, air and soil pollution; measuring techniques for identification and control of pollution; waste treatment and consequences of its disposal; chemical, physical, biological, health effects of pollution; legislative, economical and managing aspects of environmental protection.

Admission requirements

To register as a student at the second level of the study programme Environment the students have to fulfill the following requests:

Candidates that have graduated from the first level study program from the field of natural sciences, technical sciences of biotechnology with the total of at least 180 ECTS credit points can register as students without further conditions.... [-]