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University of Primorska

4.5 out of 5 (30 ratings / 18 reviews) Koper, Slovenia
University of Primorska (UP ) has with foreign universities, local communities, the economy and state institutions position of partner in the area of ethnic and cultural contact. UP represents a laboratory of intellectual capital that provides the area south-west Slovenia potential for a breakthrough among the fastest developing regions in Europe.

Master's Programmes

Business & Management (1)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (1)



The establishment of the University of Primorska in 2003 created an autonomous academic route for the region that intellectuals and the wider coastal community had longed for since the post-war years. From the beginning, UP's goal has been to grow and strive for excellence.


University of Primorska study programs in humanities, social, business, administrative and educational sciences, life and earth sciences, agriculture, forestry and fisheries, tourism, sports, mathematics, statistics, computer science and health care.


UP and the members are active in the field of national research projects in the field of international research work, where they are successful in obtaining grants from European programs and funds. By combining research with education, enrichment of the knowledge base with new research achievements, with tutoring and mentoring and cooperative learning research at the university in its operations incorporated a European strategy in the field of science and higher education.


UP Career center through closer integration of social and academic environment represents an added value to the region and beyond, for the university represents a comprehensive and necessary support for study and career development, and contribute to achieving long-term goal of increasing the employability of graduates UP.

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Student services

The established institutional mechanisms for the integration of the University of Primorska:

  • Center for the development and transfer of knowledge UP and working bodies of the Council of Trustees of UP,
  • Scholarship Fund UP
  • The consortium for the development of higher education in the field of science and innovative technologies in the Littoral,
  • Centre for Cooperation with Economy (working in organizational strukutri UP SRC)
  • Centre for Cooperation with industry (working in the organizational structure UP IAM)

Housing services

In accordance with the university statute UP ŠD forward in accommodating the other participants in the educational and research process, namely the members of the Academic Council for young researchers and international students. UP ŠD allow housing in their dormitories and mediate accommodation in student homes, private dormitories and private lessors and to endow them under the same conditions as the students of other higher education institutions in the municipalities of Koper, Izola and Piran, Nova Gorica Sežana. The primary task of the UP SD provision of facilities that will cover the needs of the educational and research process and to increase in line with the development of the University and its needs.

Library services

Library UP FM and UP PEF acts as a common library of both faculties. It located in the premises of the Faculty of Management in Koper on the ground floor of the building. The library provides access to quality library books, which contains documents and information for university studies and research.

Student Life

Sports facilities

  • Sports facilities and programs for students and students of the University of Primorska also performs University Sports Association of Primorska (UŠZP) .
  • For active leisure at the University of Primorska (UP) worry University Sports Association of Primorska (UŠZP), an organization that is responsible for the execution of works of interest of student sport healthy fun.

Student clubs

Department of education and student counseling SOUP offers a lot of activities that contribute to the personal growth of students of the University of Primorska (UP). Our focus is to offer students quality education, professional or as a complement. formal education offered by the UP. Consequently, it makes a huge difference in employability and professionalism of the students during and after their studies. In the portfolio we also offer student counseling is available to help students with decisions and problems encountered during the study.

Student Reviews

Great university with a great location
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

Everything was great!

Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

It's overwhelmingly positive, it isn't easy but it's worth it and it's mostly enjoyable

Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

It is definitely the best part of one's life and the greatest ever opportunity for someone to expand all scopes in any aspect of his life.

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