Name of the organization: Univerza v Ljubljani
Location: Ljubljana, Slovenia
Contact person: Prof Dr Barbara Simončič, Faculty of Natural Sciences and Engineering
Type of organization: University
The University of Ljubljana (UL) is the oldest and largest higher education and scientific research institution in Slovenia, and was founded in 1919. It has more than 40.000 students and approximately 5.600 employees in 23 faculties and three arts academies. UL is renowned for its quality social and natural sciences and technical study programmes, structured in accordance with the Bologna Declaration. UL is listed amongst the top 500 universities in the world according to the ARWU Shanghai.