Crisis Management

The name of the Programme: Crisis Management

The title obtained by the graduate: diplomirani krizni menedžer (VS), diplomirana krizna menedžerka (VS)

Duration: The study takes 3 years (6 semesters).

Students complete the studies upon performing all envisaged obligations in the programme, successfully defending the final paper and collecting at least 180 ECTS credit points in total.

Aptitude test

If you have professional/work experience longer than one year according to the tender specifications, you will not need to perform the aptitude test, but you will need to bring the formal proofs to the date of the aptitude test.

Candidates who won't demonstrate professional/working experience will be tested according to the enrollment conditions, which will be carried out within the text of the Resolution on the National Security Strategy (, with answers to two questions:

a) Sources of threat and risk in national security

b) National Security Entities

Aptitude tests for foreign students who applied in the second application period will be carried out at individual higher education institutions from September 18th to 20th, 2019. Candidates who will submited the application for enrolment in eVŠ, will received an e-mail for exact date and time, two days before the aptitude test.


  • Curriculum

    Course unit Lecturer ECTS

    Contact hours

    Crisis governance and management - basics   6 75
    English crisis management terminology  A. Tratnik 6 60
    Psychology in crisis management J. Krivec 6 75
    Legal regulation of crisis management B. Vavtar 6 75
    Information systems for crisis management G. Lenart 6 75
    Human Resources and Crisis E. Jereb 8 75
    Basic understanding of critical infrastructure T. Ivanuša 7 75
    Decision–making in a crisis I. Podbregar 8 75
    Geographic Information Systems (GIS) M. Urh 7 75


    Course unit Lecturer ECTS Contact hours
    Crisis governance and management at national and multicultural leve   8 75
    Crisis management and response F. Ž. Županič 8 75
    Crisis communication P. Šprajc 7 75
    Uncertainty and stress management in crisis M. Ovsenik 7 75
    Analytics A. Žnidaršič 6 75
    Simulation and modelling A. Škraba 6 75
    CBRNE dangers and CBRNE deterrence organization T. Ivanuša 6 75
    Elective subject 1   6 75
    Elective subject 2   6 75

    Second Year - Elective subjects (student selects two of the following elective subjects):

    Subject Lecturer ECTS Contact hours
    Project Management T. Kern 6 75
    Aviation safety and security management I. Podbregar 6 75
    Basics of Information Security B. Markelj 6 75


    Course unit Lecturer ECTS Contact hours
    Operational manual of crisis management J. Žirovnik 6 75
    Risk management I. Podbregar 6 75
    Management and governance of European community's critical infrastructure T. Ivanuša 6 75
    Ethics in crisis P. Šprajc 6 75
    Professional skils G. Vukovič 20 10
    Diploma Thesis   10 10
    Elective subject 3   6 75

    Third Year - Elective subjects (student selects one of the following elective subjects):

    Subject Lecturer ECTS Contact hours
    Self-protection of civilian population and survival T. Ivanuša 6 75
    Social recovery of communities M. Ovsenik 6 75