Political Science - Politics and the State

If you are interested in contemporary political debates on the political and social dilemmas of the (post)modern world, the programme on Political Theory should be your primary choice.


Programme Coordinator:
Dr. Igor Lukšič

Quick facts

Type: first level Bachelor study programme of Political Science – Studies of Politics and the State
Duration: 4 years
Language: English
Professional title: Bachelor of Political Sciences (BSc)
Venue: University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Social Sciences, Ljubljana, Slovenia

This programme is not listed for enrolment in English in the academic year 2017/2018.

Admission fee for academic year is 29,00 €

Part-time study programme
Tuition fee for academic year is 3.000,00 €
Tuition fee includes the access to e-materials and support from specialized tutorship system.
Tuition fee must be paid in upon enrolment at the faculty. The tuition fee does not include the mandatory health insurance. This must be settled before the start of study.


Access requirements for the study programme:
- having successfully completed 4-year secondary school programme.

Where enrolment is limited, the following selection criteria are applied: 
- average grade of the final secondary school examinations or the equivalent (60%) and
- average grade in the 3rd and 4th years of secondary school (40%).


Subject Plan

General competences

It is a basic political science programme, with particular emphasis on interdisciplinary study of po­litical ideas, institutions and practices.


Acquired knowledge prepare the graduate for employment in areas such as policy advice, public relations, European institutions...

Chair of Theoretical Political Science

The mission of the Chair of Theoretical Political Science is to achieve a comprehensive knowledge transfer to students in the field of political theory and contemporary political processes and institutions.