Master’s Thesis

Master’s thesis

The Master’s thesis is worth 20 ECTS credits. The thesis reflects the student’s capacity for independent study and research and should between 25,000 and 35,000 words in length (written in German or English). A longer summary is required in Slovenian (between 2,500 and 3,000 words in length).

Students must choose the topic of their Master’s thesis in consultation with a supervisor at the end of the third semester. Students have the right to suggest the topic or choose from a number of suggestions made by the supervisor. In accordance with the regulations of the home university, the relevant authorities have to be informed about and approve the topic of the thesis and the name of the supervisor.
The thesis will be assessed by two readers, one of whom should be the supervisor and the other a faculty member of the partner university. The supervisor will prepare a written report and submit it to the second reader for approval and/or comments in order to reach a common and unanimous grade.

The thesis will be assessed by two readers, one of whom should be the supervisor and the other a faculty member of the partner university. The supervisor will prepare a written report and submit it to the second reader for approval and/or comments in order to reach a common and unanimous grade.