Profile of the faculty: The Faculty of architecture (UL FA) in Ljubljana is generally considered one of the best Central European schools of architecture. Confirmation of its quality comes from numerous successful students and graduates, often achieving enviable results domestically and abroad. Our graduates are known for their general and professionally profiled knowledge and systematic project approach enabling successful employment in various fields of artistic and architectural endeavors.
Setting of the school: The faculty is situated in the city centre of Ljubljana, capital city of Slovenia. Ljubljana is known for its Roman remains, barok architecture and numerous buildings and public spaces from 20th century building heritage. The capital is looking into the future in good form with its contemporary architecture, city centre revitalisation, green transport and urban design.
Study programmes offered at the FA:
- Single masters study programme Architecture (5 years)
- First cycle study programme Urbanism (3 years)
- Second cycle study programme Urbanism (2 years)
- Doctoral Programme in Architecture (3 years)
Languages spoken: The offcial language of all programmes is Slovene, with the exception of doctoral programme, which is available in English as well. All our teachers and students are fluent in English. For additional language requirements and settings in courses (use of other languages), please see the profiles of studies on the right.
Admission requirements: The addmission requirements vary accross different programmes offered at school and are dependent on the type of the studies (e.g. studies to the degree from start to finish, continuation of studies to the degree, exchanges, etc.). For detailed information about procedures, dates and requirements, please see profiles on the right. The essential and general information about studying in Slovenia is available here ("how to apply").
Student population: 1000 students, 60% female, 6% incoming exchange students.
Faculty staff: 80 full time and 30 part time academic, research and technical employees. In addition, many visiting lecturers are contracted.
Student services/activities: student board, ŠOFA, DAŠA. Workshops, lectures, study excoursions and students competitions are organized year-around.
Facilities: Study centre, library with 22.000 titles and subscriptions to numerous periodicals, internet acsess, model workshop, numerous students workplaces.