Tourism (UN)

In the study programme, tourism is observed from a perspective of being a special interdisciplinary science. Students get to know tourism as a combination of business, economic, environmental and social components. Graduates of the study program Tourism gain expertise and knowledge to be applied to practice, particularly by seeking new sources of knowledge and implementation of methods for understanding the operation and management of processes in tourism development and its services or activities. Through the integration of scientific research, teaching and studying expectations of students, employees, prospective employers, and society in general are being met. Graduates of the present study program can be employed in the private sector (national and foreign institutions such as travelagencies, hospitality establishments, etc.) as well as in the public sector (ex. tourist organizations, information offices, development agencies, etc.).

The programme Tourism is carried out in Slovenian language as a full-time study programme in Portorož

What prior knowledge of languages is necessary to enrol at Turistica?


2nd year:
The external elective subject or foreign language in tourism is on basic level. As a foreign language you may choose between Italian, German, Russian or French, all taught on beginners level. Prior knowledge of the chosen language is not required.

The student may choose the external elective subject among the offered internal elective subjects as well.

  • English in tourism II. Prior knowledge of the language on level B1-C1 is required.

3rd year:

As an elective subject the student may also choose:

  • Foreign language in tourism II – basic level (German, Italian). Prior knowledge of the language on level A1 is required.