Ph.D. On Campus


University of Nova Gorica

48 months
4000 EUR/year
4000 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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Physics from University of Nova Gorica is intensely focused at student research activities. These activities as conducted in research groups from various laboratories within the University as well as in companies and other research institutions. 


Physics from University of Nova Gorica  is suited for students who wish to deepen their knowledge in the fields of properties of modern materials, material characterisation methods, which facilitate information on electronic, structural and chemical properties of those materials at atomic and molecular levels, numerical methods for modelling of processes which govern phase transitions in materials, high energy physics and elementary particle astrophysics.

The main goal of the programme is to educate top scientists that are capable of independent research in various fields of physics. Their careers will be aimed at performing the most difficult tasks at research institutes and universities. 


Graduates of the doctoral study programme Physics can aspire to find employment in research institutes and universities worldwide, pursuing their scientific career in physics. They will be the candidates for taking leading jobs in industrial research departments and will be trained to deal with questions such as development of new technologies and products, and strategic company decisions.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Astroparticle physics
  • Communication in science
  • Contemporary particle physics
  • Crystallography
  • High-Resolution Nuclear Magnetic Resonance
  • Discretisation methods
  • Free-electron lasers

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

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  • 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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