Informatics and Technologies of Communication

University of Maribor

24 months
4870 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The 2nd-cycle study programme in Informatics and Technologies of Communication leads to "magisterij" (master's degree). It is implemented by the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science.


Studies finish with a successful defence of a master's thesis. Students acquire the professional title of "magister inženir informatike in tehnologij komuniciranja" or "magistrica inženirka informatike in tehnologij komuniciranja" (abbr.: mag.inž. inf. in tehnol. kom.).


Year 1: 1st Semester

  • Development of Information Systems and Services (6)
  • Service Oriented Architectures (6)
  • Data Modelling and Databases (6)
  • Optimization of Business Processes (6)
  • Information Technologies and Services Management (6)

Year 1: 2nd Semester

  • M1, M2, or M3 module (18)
  • Open elective course 1 (6)
  • Open elective course 2 (6)

M1 module - Business Process Management:

  • Business Process Management (6)
  • Electronic Commerce and Digital Transformation (6)
  • ERP Systems (6)

M2 module - Intelligent Information Solutions:

  • Intelligent Systems (6)
  • Development Technologies for Intelligent Solutions (6)
  • Business Intelligence and Data Quality (6)

M3 module - IT Platforms and Architectures:

  • IT Architectures (6)
  • Ubiquitous Applications Technologies (6)
  • Web Technologies (6)

Year 2: 3rd Semester

  • M4, M5, or M6 module (18)
  • Open elective course 3 (6)
  • Open elective course 4 (6)

M4 module - IT Security and Security Management:

  • Advanced Information Security (6)
  • Data Protection (6)
  • Dependability and Testing of IS (6)

M5 module - Service Science:

  • Service Science and Innovations (6)
  • Services Management and Marketing (6)
  • Operations Research (6)

M6 module - Communication and Collaboration:

  • Technical Communication in Informatics (6)
  • Strategic Planning (6)
  • Auditing Information Systems (6)

Year 2: 4th Semester

  • Empirical Research Methods (6)
  • Master’s thesis (24)

Programme Structure

Detailed programme structure is available under "Overview".

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Candidates apply in 2 application periods. However, in the 2nd, they may apply only for programmes still having vacancies that the faculty decides to fill.


English, Slovenian


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Please find detailed admission requirements at the following link: (pages 3-4).


The Call for Application into Postgraduate Study Programmes of the University of Maribor for the 2020/2021 Academic Year is available at 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    4870 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4870 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

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

Tuition also applies to all Slovene/EU students who have already obtained an education corresponding to master’s degree. Implementation in English: + €1,623.00.


Full-time students from Slovenia and other EU countries, and full-time students from non-EU countries who are granted international protection, applicants for international protection and persons from countries with which the Republic of Slovenia has concluded bilateral agreement (i.e. North Macedonia, Montenegro, Kosovo, B&H, and Serbia) pay NO TUITION FEE if they have not already obtained an education corresponding to master's degree.

You may find scholarship opportunities offered by the Public Scholarship, Development, Disability and Maintenance Fund of the Republic of Slovenia at the following website:

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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