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SI42_SI0_Higher Education Act_1993

Name of the country Slovenia
Sector Education
Name of the document (original) Zakon o visokem šolstvu
Name of the document (English) Higher Education Act
Administrative level National
Type of the document Legislation
Year of adoption 1993
Foreseen duration Unlimited
Comments The law has been subject of numerous amendments and changes. Further amenments are in preparation and/ore procedure.
Sector Education
Territorial unit (NUTS/LAU) SI0
Authority Ministry of Education, Science and Sport
Availability in English No
Legally binding Legally binding
SGI coverage SGI/SSGI
Integration as a concept No
Short Summary Higher education Act regulates statutory issues of higher education institutions (i.e.: universities, faculties, art academies and professional colleges), the conditions for the pursuit of higher education activities, defines public service in higher education and regulates the manner of financing. The law also regulates the statutory issues of libraries and institutes and other institutions, whose activity is required for the performing of academic activities (only if established within the university) as well as the area of student accommodation (dormitiries). Higher education act also contains provisions regarding the the content, preparation and implementation of the National programme of higher education.
Centralised/decentralised Not applicable
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