Chair of Social Informatics and Methodology

The Chair of Social Informatics and Methodology has offered the undergraduate (1st level) programme of Social Informatics, the first degree of this kind in the world, since 1984. In the academic year 2021/22, the new two-year master's (2nd level) programme of Social Informatics is offered to the students interested in digital society and data-driven world. One strength of the new Master’s programme is its interdisciplinarity, which means that students can choose between two modules: Data Analytics and Planning of Digital Services. They address the need for a more comprehensive understanding of the role of data science and internet technologies in the digital age.

According to its mission the Chair offers theoretical base and professional knowledge and skills in the fields of social informatics, methodology, and statistics. In this way a graduate of Social Informatics can competently deal with the interaction of information-communication technologies and contemporary societies. Our graduates are employed in private and public sector, in their own companies, in academia, covering a range of professional profiles: web analytics, optimization of information systems and services, statistics and methodology, market research, research management and consulting, business analytics.

Lecturers of Social Informatics participate in a variety of national and international research projects, cooperate with different private and public research organizations in Slovenia and abroad, and publish with world's leading journals and publishers.

10th GESIS Summer School in Survey Methodology 2021 – Registration is open!

14 interesting online courses await you! Don't miss this opportunity to expand your knowledge on survey methodology.

24. April 2021 | Notifications

Poster conference simulation at English for Specific Purposes

A successful presentation of results is one of the most important components when it comes to research. This year, students of the Social Informatics program got a chance to practice their design and presentation skills by simulating a poster conference.

3. February 2020 | Notifications, Student works

Dr. Gregor Čehovin and dr. Katja Lozar Manfreda Receive ARRS Award Excellent in Science 2019

Excellent in Science is a project implemented by ARRS in the context of promoting science, with the aim of presenting to the professional and general public the most visible achievements of all scientific disciplines from the previous year.

20. November 2019 | Notifications

3rd Summer School on Internet-based Data Collection and Analysis in Decision Making 2019

The Graduate School of Decision Sciences and Department of Psychology, University of Konstanz, invite you to take part in our 3rd Summer School on Internet-based Data Collection and Analysis in Decision Making. September 09-13, 2019 @ University of Konstanz.

5. July 2019 | Notifications

6 fully funded PhD positions in Italy, Trento

6 fully funded PhD Positions are available at the Department of Sociology and Social Research at the University of Trento.

19. April 2019 | Work and study opportunities

8th GESIS Summer School in Survey Methodology & Scholarships

Call - 8th GESIS Summer School in Survey Methodology & Scholarships (1-23 Aug, Cologne DE)

19. April 2019 | Work and study opportunities

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