The School of Science offers research-oriented BSc, MSc degrees, supported by our labs and research centers. Furthermore, students have the unique possibility to remotely perform astronomical observations with a telescope located under the dark sky of Chile. At the UNG Graduate School, there is the possibility to continue to PhD degree in Astrophysics, Physics or Materials Science.
The Bachelor’s degree study programme »Physics and astrophysics« aims to deliver the essential basic knowledge of the various branches of classical and modern physics and astrophysics. In addition to basic mathematical and physical contents, students get familiar with experimental methods, measurements and data processing. Overall, the programme gives a solid general foundation, open-mindedness and problem-solving attitude.
Physics and Astrophysics 2nd cycle
The Master’s degree study program »Physics and astrophysics« is implemented in two modules, Astrophysics and Solid State Physics. Both modules have strong research focus and offer specialized topics in the respective fields. Students are closely involved in research activities at the laboratories and centres of the University of Nova Gorica and of its partner institutions read more. The program provides worldwide competitiveness to its graduates, both in pursuing their professional and academic career.
Materials Sciences 2nd cycle
The Master’s degree programme “Materials Science” is interdisciplinary and research-oriented. The program is designed in cooperation with the National Institute of Chemistry and the Jožef Stefan Institute. The partner institutions contribute to the programme with with excellent personnel and research conditions in the fields of physics and chemistry of materials, characterization of materials, as well as materials technologies and development of innovative products and services. It is intended for students who want to acquire top competencies and knowledge in the field of functional materials with an emphasis on environmental and energy applications.