University of Maribor (UM)

Organization name: University of Maribor (UM)

 

1 Official website link of the organization  https://www.um.si (Slovenian)

https://www.um.si/en (English)

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The brief summary of the organization (Both English, mother language)

The University of Maribor is the second biggest and the second oldest university in Slovenia. Around 15 000 students study at the University of Maribor, with around 1800 staff members. It has seventeen faculties which offer undergraduate and postgraduate study programmes. The University of Maribor is a regional developer and our faculties are located not only in the city of Maribor, but also in other parts of Slovenia. Internationalization plays an important role; the University encourages student and staff mobility and active participation in international associations, networks and projects, and at the same time it promotes and protects Slovenian language, national identity, heritage and culture. The University aims to promote partnerships with businesses, governmental and non-governmental and other institutions in society to enrich university teaching, research and creative activity; prepare educated, engaged citizens; strengthen democratic and ethical values, and civic responsibility; address critical societal issues; respect ecological and environmental issues; promote sustainability in development; and contribute to the public good.

Univerza v Mariboru je druga največja in druga najstarejša univerza pri nas. Na njej študira okrog 15.000 študentov, zanje pa skrbi približno 1.800 zaposlenih in zato nosi izredno pomembno vlogo v regiji. Njena usmeritev je v privabljanju najboljših študentov in ustvarjanju razvojnega okolja, kjer je doma odličnost v vseh pogledih.Postaja osrednja razvojna institucija, ki se povezuje z gospodarstvom in skupaj s partnerji ustvarja center trajnostnega razvoja širše regije. Je avtonomna, znanstveno-raziskovalna in izobraževalna ustanova, katere namen je odkrivanje znanja, skrb za znanje ter prenašanje znanja skozi vsepovezanost humanistike,družboslovja, tehnike, ekonomije, medicine, naravoslovja, prava, pedagoških ved in umetnosti v širšo družbeno skupnost.

3 Official logo of the organization (In vector design) https://www.um.si/CGP/Splosno/Documents/um-logotip-ang-lq.png
4 Social media account links of the organization  FACEBOOK

https://www.facebook.com/pg/UniversityOfMaribor/about/?ref=page_internal

https://www.linkedin.com/edu/univerza-v-mariboru-17122