• Funding Opportunities for Doctoral Students

Faculty of Computer and Information Science (UL FRI) offers its Doctoral Degree students many opportunities to fund their studies, from scholarships to researcher positions.

  • UL FRI and Joint Researc Centre Ispra, Italy, published a call for applications for a position for a doctoral student for a Collaborative Doctoral Programme, where students will conduct their research both in Slovenia and in Italy, covering tuition fees and a competitive salary (2200€ at Ispra, Italy, and 1100€ at UL FRI). The deadline for applications is 1 June 2018. You will find more information in the Call for Applications.
  • Candidates can apply for Young researcher positions. This position offers a full time employment and work on the Doctoral research under supervision at our faculty. The call will be published in the end of May/June on the website of the University of Ljubljana.

    There are 3 available positions offered in the following research fields:

  • Doctoral candidates can also seek employment within specific laboratories/projects and get 50% of the tuition fee covered by UL FRI. Currently, the laboratories/projects offering researcher positions are: Bioinformatics Laboratory, Laboratory for Cognitive Modelling, Laboratory for Integration of Information Systems and Computer Communication Laboratory. Learn more on Career at the Faculty webpage.
  • Slovene private company Gorenje offers a scholarship for doctoral students: Artificial Inteligence Driven Test Automation of Embedded Software. Read more about the scholarship in the Call for Applications.
  • There are also scholarships offered by the Public Scholarship, Development, Disability and Maintenance Fund of Republic of Slovenia.
  • For more information please visit the following webpage or contact International Office FRI.