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Jožef Stefan
Postgraduate School

Jamova 39
SI-1000 Ljubljana

Phone: +386 1 477 31 00
Fax: +386 1 477 31 10


Course Description

Individual Research Work 3


Sensor Technologies
Information and Communication Technologies, third-level study programme
Nanosciences and Nanotechnologies, third-level study programme
Ecotechnologies, third-level study programme




Candidates are trained to master up-to-date specific research methods and techniques in the field of their master’s or doctoral studies.


Research work from the field of the candidate’s study programme is conducted under the leadership of a supervisor or group of supervisors. It is intended for preparation of a master’s thesis or doctoral dissertation.

Course literature:

Because of the fast development of the study areas the fundamental learning resources are defined individually by the supervisor.

Significant publications and references:


Seminar III and two reports.

Students obligations:

Candidates present the results of their research at least once a year in the form of a research seminar (Seminar III) to be assessed by three professors from the field of the candidates’ postgraduate studies. Candidates, in collaboration with their supervisors, shall also prepare two reports. The form for the report is available at Materials. In the report you describe your research problems, important results and possible publications in the reporting period as well as the direction for future work. The report is examined and approved by the supervisor.
Each report is submitted to IPS Secretariat in written and electronic form to by February 28 end June 30.

Positively evaluated reports and completed Seminar III are both necessary to obtain credits from IRW.