Nursing Care, M.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    3390
    Tuition (Year)
    3390
    Tuition (Year)
  • Slovenian, English
    Language
University of Maribor ,
The main aims of the programme include the purposes of postgraduate studies as stipulated by the law, research and profession-related characteristics of the modern nursing care, and internationally recognized objectives regarding the content and level of study.
  • Overview
  • Programme outline
  • Key facts
  • Admission requirements
  • Fees and funding

About

The postgraduate (2nd cycle) study programme Nursing Care enables students to acquire knowledge by studying theoretical and methodological concepts, to transfer and apply theoretical knowledge in practice and solve professional, work-related and other problems, in particular by searching for new sources of knowledge, and to develop, by applying scientific methods their ability to communicate in the profession and between professions, to develop a profession- and research-related critical attitude and responsibility, initiative and independence in decision-making and managing most demanding tasks.

Tracks under the master’s (2nd-cycle) programme “Nursing Care”:

– NURSING CARE

– EMERGENCY SITUATIONS IN HEALTH CARE

– GERONTOLOGICAL NURSING CARE

– PREVENTIVE NUTRITION AND DIETETICS

Candidates select the desired track in their application. Tracks are being implemented in the first year.

Accreditation

The study programme has been accredited by the Slovene National Agency of Quality Assurance.

Programme Structure

The study field is designed to upgrade and extend the scope of the knowledge, attitudes, values and professional skills that the students acquired at the first study level (1st cycle).
The aim of the program is to further develop the students’ abilities to do research in the field of health care, to develop critical thinking and self-evaluation skills. The program will enable students to gain experience that will contribute to their professional, academic and personal development, and strengthen their ability to self-direct their learning.

Detailed Programme Facts

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    SLOVENIANS WITHOUT SLOVENIAN CITIZENSHIP AND FOREIGN NATIONALS – NON-EU NATIONALS:

     1st application period: from publication of the Call until 31 May 2017 at the latest.

    2nd application period: if positions are not filled in the first application period and faculties decide to publish a list of vacancies, candidates will be able to apply in the second round from 5 July 2017 until 15 September 2017 at the latest.

     

    SLOVENIAN CITIZENS AND EU NATIONALS:

     

    1st application period: from publication of the Call until 18 August 2017 at the latest.

    2nd application period: if positions are not filled in the first application period and faculties decide to publish a list of vacancies, candidates will be able to apply in the second round from 13 September 2017 until 15 September 2017 at the latest. 

  • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Study intensity Part-time, Full-time
    • Intensity 60 hrs/week
    • Duration part-time 24 months
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • Slovenian
    • Partially taught in English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
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Candidates who completed the following may apply for the master's (2nd cycle) programme:
  1. A bachelor’s (1st cycle) programme in the field of health (72)
  2. A bachelor’s vocational programme adopted prior to 11 June 2004 in the field of health (72)
  3. An undergraduate programme adopted prior to 11 June 2004 in the field of health (72). These candidates are typically awarded 60 ECTS credits and may enrol in the second year provided they satisfy the transfer criteria laid down in the accredited degree programme.
  4. A bachelor’s vocational programme adopted prior to 11 June 2004 and a specialisation programme adopted prior to 11 June 2004 in the field of health (72). These candidates are typically awarded 60 ECTS credits and may enrol in the second year provided they satisfy the transfer criteria laid down in the accredited degree programme.

In order to be admitted to the track “Medical Emergencies”, candidates must possess three years of work experience in the field of nursing care, which is demonstrated by a certificate of employment.

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • EUR 3390 International
  • EUR 3390 EU/EEA

The amount of the tuition fee is set by the relevant educational institution and is the same as the tuition fee for part-time programmes for Slovene citizens. The tuition for the current academic year must be paid upon enrolment.

The tuition fee varies, according to the track, chosen and it's available to cantidates between 3.390-4.350€.

The list of tuition fees is available at: www.um.si/studij/financiranje/Strani/default.aspx

Foreign citizens residing in the Republic of Slovenia who are taxable persons in the RS (or their parents/guardians), EU citizens and citizens of countries with which the RS has concluded bilateral agreements are exempted from paying the tuition fee for full-time postgraduate programmes.

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