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  • Locations: Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
  • Restrictions: KU applicants only
  • Program Cost:: Spring
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2019 10/01/2018
10/02/2018 02/15/2019 06/28/2019
IMPORTANT DATE INFORMATION: The start date listed is the on-site arrival date for the program. Students should plan to depart the U.S. on 2/14/19.

Indicates that deadline has passed
Fact Sheet:
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Program Type: Exchange, Study Abroad Study Abroad Program Coordinator: Jenna Hunter-Skidmore
Language of Instruction: English, Slovene Minimum GPA Eligibility: 2.75 GPA
Open to Non-KU students: No Open to graduate students: Yes
Program Description:

KU is a member of the Mid-America Universities International consortium, MAUI, which provides KU students with access to sites within a partner consortium in Europe called the Utrecht Network.  The network of schools and programs abroad enables KU students to study at sites throughout Europe during the fall or spring semesters as well as for an entire academic year. MAUI-Utrecht Network sites are total immersion programs; in most cases, students register as a regular student at the host institution, take the same courses, have the same assignments, and participate in the same activities as the local students. This means that a student applying for MAUI-Utrecht Network site must be more proactive and prepared to handle being in a location where they may be the only KU student in the program.

Language Considerations

Most sites offer language courses to improve your knowledge of the language spoken in that particular country, some sites offer all coursework in English, and some require advanced language proficiency in order to be accepted. The University of Missouri – St. Louis has maintained a list of courses offered in English at some of the Utrecht Network universities. This list is available here, and is updated as often as possible.  Additionally, the institution may list course information below.

Univerza Ljubljana


Maui


For the most up-to-date institutional information, visit the Mid-America Universities International website.

 
University’s Full Name University of Ljubljana
Number of MAUI/AEN students you can accept during 2013/2014 2 (2 semesters each)
Areas of study open for exchange students all
Areas of study restricted to prior bilateral agreements between the exchanging departments or faculties None
Areas of study not available to MAUI/AEN students None
Utrecht Network contact person Katja Cerjak
Office of International Relations
Kongresni trg 12, 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
Tel: +386 1 2418 590
Fax: +386 1 2418 593
E-mail: katja.cerjak@uni-lj.si
Utrecht Network contact person Helena Deršek Štuhec
Office of International Relations, Kongresni trg 12, 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
Tel: +386 1 2418 592
Fax: +386 1 2418 593
E-mail:intern.office@uni-lj.si
General university web site http://www.uni-lj.si
International office web site http://www.uni-lj.si/en/mobility_programmes/contacts.aspx
Academic Calendar Semester One – beginning of October – middle of January
Semester Two – middle of February – end of June
Winter holidays – middle of January – middle of February
Summer holidays – beginning of July – end of August
Examination Period(s) Winter examination period :
Middle of January – beginning of February
Summer examination period :
Beginning of June – end of June
Autumn examination period :
End of August – middle of September
Orientation session(s) Faculty level (few days before semester start)
ECTS available Yes
Application deadline(s) for admission 1ST SEMESTER: 15 May 2013
2ND SEMESTER: 15 November 2013
Application material on the web site or paper copies only PAPER COPIES ONLY. Application forms available on: http://www.uni-lj.si/en/mobility_programmes/socrates_erasmus_programmes.aspx
Course registration deadline(s) Beginning of October Middle of February
Enrollment in coursework/academic advising support : Are there special issues students should concern themselves with course registration? Any services available to assist in registration or course selection? Information available on faculty level
Language requirements Slovene language : B2 level(CEFR) Or English language : B2 level (CEFR)
Language test certificate required? Before admission: - Language Certificate with CEFR scale - TOEFL score of 79 (IBT) - IELTS score of 6 for English - other official language certificates
Preparatory language course for incoming students YES,(in September and January, app. €300)
Courses taught in English http://www.uni-lj.si/en/mobility_programmes/contacts.aspx
Internships available? No.
Student jobs available/allowed? Yes.
Housing assistance Through international office.
Housing application deadline(s) Same as application deadline for admission.
Cost estimates per month These are MONTH estimates:
- Housing: €150 – €300
- Meals: €150
- Books: cca.€30
- Local transportation: €20
- Health insurance: home country insurance
Optional on campus meal plan?(Y/N) Yes.
Comparable health insurance coverage from abroad allowed/not allowed Allowed.
Health facilities at the university Yes.
Prior arrangements needed to secure visa before arrival in country? Yes.
Last update of this information December 20, 2013

Eligibility

Eligibility varies by site considerably. Some MAUI sites have GPA, language and level (JR/SR) requirements. Most requirements are listed on the institutional information above.  Additionally, some sites are more competitive than others and have less open spaces available.  Before applying, KU students should plan to meet with a program coordinator to review the site restrictions, eligibility and chances of placement to ensure the site is a good fit for them.

Costs & Tuition

Like all KU exchange programs, the cost of tuition and fees would be paid to KU.  Additionally, each European partner site will have estimated on-site costs listed above.

Financial Aid

KU students who qualify for financial aid in the form of Stafford and/or other loans, Pell or SEOG Grants, and scholarships may apply the aid to the cost of a Study Abroad Program.

KU Study Abroad supplemental scholarships are available to KU degree seeking students. Applications are available online.  The scholarship application deadline is March 1 for Academic Year & Fall programs and October 1 for Spring programs.




This program is currently not accepting applications.