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Computer and Information Science, Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
University rank #401 (ARWU) ,
Computer and Information Science is a dynamic and innovative field of studies. Therefore the Faculty of Computer and Information Science of the University of Ljubljana offers students a creative and compelling programme in order to better prepare them for the obstacles they may face.


The master programme in Computer and Information Science at FRI keeps up with the rapid technological progress, therefore offering a foundation for lifelong learning and career success in an international environment. 

Providing a basis for research and development work and for a career in academia, these students will be capable of assuming senior and leading positions in industry, management, science and research. 

The programme is divided into thematic sets, enabling students to select aligned content subjects. Students can get involved in projects in individual faculty research laboratories.

The Faculty is well-known for its courses in Artificial Inteligence, Data Mining and Biosciences.

Programme Structure

Each year, students will have 2 mandatory courses and six elective courses, which they can choose from a range of 30 professional elective courses and 3 general elective courses. Students will also have to write a Master thesis.

Mandatory courses:

  • Mathematics
  • Functional Programming
  • Computer Systems
  • Algorithms

Thematic Modules (for elective courses):

  • Hardware
  • Media Technologies
  • Software
  • Computer Networks and Security
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Information and Management Systems
  • Algorithmics
  • Computational Methods

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

The following candidates may enrol in the Master’s Programme of Computer and Information Science:

  • Graduates of 1st cycle study programmes in computer and information science or study programmes related to natural or technological sciences (mathematics, physics, electrical engineering, chemistry and chemical technology, mechanical engineering, civil engineering);
  • Graduates of 1st cycle study programmes from fields other than those indicated above who have completed the following 1st cycle Computer and Information Science courses prior to enrolment: Programming 1, Discrete Structures, Introduction to Digital Circuits, Computer Systems Architecture, Introduction to Information Systems, or who covered the subject matter of these courses in their undergraduate studies.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    8000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8000 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Ljubljana

  • 620 - 950 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


There are several scholarships available from companies and from the Public Scholarship, Development, Disability and Maintenance Fund of the Republic of Slovenia. Please find more information on the faculty's website.

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