Ph.D. On Campus


University of Nova Gorica

48 months
4000 EUR/year
4000 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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Humanities from University of Nova Gorica is based on intellectual exchange of foreign and Slovenian teaching staff, researchers, and students in the humanities and social sciences.


The Humanities from University of Nova Gorica offering an international academic environment and an individual study approach is based on three main research areas: literary studies (including digital humanities), history, migration and intercultural relations.


PhD Graduates of the study programme Humanities are fully competent to perform further, independent professional and scientific-research tasks and may pursue careers in domestic and foreign institutions or organisations seeking experts in the field of humanities.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Economic and social transformations in historical perspective
  • Greco-Roman Antiquity and the Modern European Ideas
  • Intellectuals and intelligentsia
  • Society in the age of modernization
  • The twentieth century – the century of globalisation
  • Imagology in Literary Studies
  • Literature and Cultural Nationalism in Europe
  • Literatures in contacts
  • New communication media and literature
  • Selected Topics in Digital Humanities

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Application periods:

  • 1st is from Febr 16 – Mar 30
  • 2nd is from Apr 1 – Jul 1
  • 3rd is from Aug 1 – Sept 1
  • 4th is presented above




240 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Have completed a 2nd cycle master’s study preogramme;
  • Have completed at least a four-year academic undergraduate programme accredited with 240 ECTS credits;
  • Have completed a uniform five year master’s study programme accredited with 300 ECTS credits;
  • Have completed a specialization after previously finished professional study programme, and had passed additional study obligations within 30 to 60 ECTS credit points;
  • Have completed an equivalent program abroad;
  • The certificate of education  
  • A court-certified translation of the education certificate from the previous indent into the Slovenian or English language.  
  • Annual report cards, transcripts, a diploma supplement or some other evidence on the contents and duration of education;
  • A short chronological description of the entire education, prepared and signed by the holder of the education certificate or his / her legal representative;
  • Motivattion letter and CV.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    4000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4000 EUR per year during 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4000 EUR per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Nova Gorica

515 - 730 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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