The Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Maribor (UM FERI) is one of the leading teaching and research institution in the field of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science in Slovenia.
UM FERI provides students with knowledge based on internationally recognized scientific research work, thus enabling them to be successfully integrated within future working environments in Slovenia and/or abroad.
We aim to strengthen the positions of our internationally-recognized university education and research institutions within the fields of electrical engineering, computer science, information technology, communications, media, telecommunications and mechatronics, throughout Central Europe.
The Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science offers 10 undergraduate, 7 Masters and 10 doctoral degree study programs in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Informatics, Media Communications, Telecommunications, Industrial Engineering and Mechatronics.
Within the university, we are using European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS)..
In academic year 2014/2015 we have 2.135 enrolled students.
Up to 10% of the enrolment places for full-time study are available for Slovenians without Slovenian citizenship and for foreign citizen.
Research assumes a vital place in the activities of the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science.
The Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science is registered with the Ministry of Science and Technology as a research organization incorporating 14 research units.
Research work at the faculty is predominantly organized into 8 research programs, which are non-competitively publicly funded.