The University of Maribor ensures high-quality education and research. Creating opportunities for developing talent, promoting critical thinking, cooperating on national and international level, quality and innovative teaching activities bring the best results and enable students and employees to reach their full potential. Quality Culture is being developed as one of our priority fields. We see it as a starting point for ensuring and developing quality of teaching, research and services. Our aim is to provide a supportive and innovative environment for teaching, learning and researching, with respect of national and international standards and guidelines.
Through the University's Quality Assessment Committee and the Department of Development and Student Affairs, we coordinate the operations of the internal system for monitoring and assuring quality as well as watch over the implementation of UM development objectives. We support university teachers and employees in their work and didactic training as well as provide regular education with the focus on innovative learning and teaching.
Students as partners are involved in the decision-making process and we give their opinion weight.
The University of Maribor acceded to the San Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment (DORA) from 2013. This makes the University of Maribor the first Slovene research institution acceding to this worldwide initiative for improving assessment methods of research work and appropriate bibliometric assessment modification with qualitative judgement.