“The only source of knowledge is experience.”
– A. Einstein
Study programmes and occupations
Economist – module Sales specialist
Economist – module Accountant
Economist – module Tourism
Informatics – module Software engineering
Informatics – module System engineering
The student prepare a career plan, CV and undergo personality tests.
Within the courses, students prepare practical project work assignments based on examples of real companies. They are evaluated by the course lecturer.
Internship at a company
(Up to) 800 hours of internship at a company. The students prepare a work report, which is evaluated by the company mentor.
Minimum requirements for performing an internship at a company
Company mentor support
Training and counseling
The eAcademia service for mentors enables online training for successful mentoring. The company mentor may, if needed, have access to individual mentorship counseling.
The student and mentor within the company receive samples of work examination reports that are used by the mentor to grade the work of the student.
Company mentorship certificate
Academia, College of Short-Cycle Higher Education, issues a company mentorship certificate to the mentor, after the internship.
Višja strokovna šola Academia Maribor ob zaključku prakse v podjetju mentorju izda potrdilo o mentorstvu.
Costs and reimbursement of mentorship expenses
Review of the employer’s obligations
Reimbursement of mentorship expenses
Public Scholarship, Development, Disability and Maintenance Fund of the Republic of Slovenia issues public tenders for employers, where they offer a reimbursement of mentorship expenses students performing obligatory internships at their companies. In 2019 the grant total was 1250 € per student performing an 800 hour internship.