Slovenian Rectors Conference

The Slovenian Rectors’ Conference is a body entitled to represent universities and to protect their interests. It may deliver an opinion on any issue with relevance to the operation of the higher education system and make proposals for decision-makers or those in charge of preparing decisions. The association was formed in the year 2005. It’s activity is supported by the Secretariat.

National cooperation

The Slovenian Rectors’ Conference is entitled to pursue the following activities, in particular:

    • to promote co-operation between the universities and the Government;
    • to conduct research, to compile documentation, to elaborate and present proposals to the Government or the bodies of the Government;
    • to establish and maintain international contacts for supporting the internationalization of Slovenian Higher Education;

International cooperation

The Slovenian Rectors Conference is actively involved in projects of the European Commission and the European Universities Association (EUA):

  • EUA European Platform of universities engaged in the Energy/Energy Technology Research;
  • Multi-dimensional Global University Ranking project;
  • Human Resources Strategy Forum Project (the process of implementation of The European Charter for Researchers and The Code of Conduct for the Recruitment of Researchers);
  • EUA Research policy Working Group (RPWG);
  • Survey on New Knowledge Transfer Policies 2009.

The organization is a full member of the European University Association (EUA).


    • President: Prof. dr. Klavdija Kutnar, Rector of the University of Primorska
    • Vice-president: Prof. dr. Boštjan Golob, Rector of the University of Nova Gorica

University Members

University of Ljubljana

Rector: Prof. dr. Gregor Majdič 

University of Maribor

Rector: Prof. dr. Zdravko Kačič 

Logotip Univerze na Primorskem

University of Primorska

Rector: Prof. dr. Klavdija Kutnar

University of Nova Gorica

Rector: Prof. dr. Boštjan Golob

Logotip Nove univerze

New university

Rector: Prof. dr. Peter Jambrek

University of Novo mesto

Rector: Prof. dr. Marjan Balažič


Mag. Frenk Mavrič
University of Primorska
Titov trg 4
6000 Koper, Slovenia