Higher education institutions

The University of Ljubljana has, since its beginnings in 1919, had its main seat at the former provincial mansion, built in 1902. Photo: Marko Feist


Higher education institutions are universities, faculties, art academies and professional colleges. Public faculties, professional colleges and art academies can only be founded as members of public universities. Private (single) higher education institutions can be established as universities or single faculties, art academies and professional colleges.

Higher education institutions can be established by Slovenian or foreign natural or legal entities.

They can offer accredited higher education programmes when they are entered into the register of higher education institutions of the Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport

List of higher education institutions

Check the register   of higher education institutions in the Republic of Slovenia at the Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport website.