Welcome to SCiM
Student Conference in Maribor (SCiM) is an international student conference, which is held every year in Maribor, Slovenia. Each year more than 50 students from all around the world gather at this 10-day event to not only attend different lectures and workshops where they debate about important issues of the society and youth and express their opinion through the critical point of view, but also take part in other activities of the conference.
We have exciting news: the date for SCiM 2023 is set! This year, the conference will take place from June 26 to July 5 2023. You are welcome to follow us on Instagram and Facebook where we will post memories from previous conferences, introduce you this year’s SCiM team, recommend you places [...]
Thinking of joining us on this year's SCiM? Excited to make friends all around the world? Eager to learn something new and explore Maribor and Slovenia along the way? We're happy to announce that the applications ARE OPEN! Link to apply: https://forms.gle/NWusLzXpshXqCKAc6 Stay tuned to our social media where we will post [...]
This year's SCiM theme is "Level up!". You'll have the chance to upgrade your knowledge in many different areas, which will give you new skills and experience! Stay tuned to our social media, where we will reveal the names, content and lecturers for the SCiM 2023 workshops!
A really good experience
SCIM was a really good experience for me. A small group of participants that let you to interact with everyone and feel more connected with the whole group. The best food compared to all other student festivals I attended. A lot of activities outside that let me know quite well Maribor and amazing excursions through the whole country. Finally, for ones who love languages as me, a Slovenian language class that I enjoyed a lot!
I will be forever grateful that I decided to go to Maribor
In a few words, SCiM is an unforgettable experience you cannot miss! Trust me, I was not sure if I could make it there, I said "It is okay, you have attended other student conferences", but I will be forever grateful that I decided to go to Maribor! It was not just another conference! It was SCiM and it will hold a special place in my heart forever!
An experience that you'll remember forever
SCiM was the best thing that happened to me in 2022. During the conference I met people from all over the world and quickly made friendships that will last a lifetime! Together we had lots of fun during interesting workshops and parties organized by the coordinators. Thanks to SCiM we also managed to see all of the most beautiful places in Slovenia. Taking part in this conference is an experience that you'll remember forever!
One of the best experiences I had
Being part of SCiM was one of the best experiences I had! I got to meet amazing people, learned a lot about Social Media during my workshop and was introduced to a part of the world previously unknown to me!
An unforgettable experience
SCiM is an unforgettable experience. The bonds you create during SCiM are so strong that the memories and the people stay with you for long time.
A beautiful unique experience
SCiM was a beautiful unique experience that I can easily count to the highlights of my student life. It was a perfect mix of workshops, socializing, free time, and culture. The friendships I made at SCiM, local and international, will forever go on.
Invaluable experiences and friendships
Great organization of the trip, various activities, trips, attractions and international company make only positive words come to mind! The trip definitely exceeded my expectations; there was no time to get bored or search for activities to fill the time. I very often think back to Slovenia and look at the conference with great sentiment. I think that many of us left Maribor with invaluable experiences and friendships that will last for many, many years.
Exceeded my expectations
Attending the SCiM student conference was a remarkable experience that exceeded my expectations. The conference provided an exceptional opportunity for me to interact with fellow students and experts in my field of study, gaining valuable insights and knowledge. I would highly recommend this conference to any student seeking to enhance their academic and professional development.
I truly recommend it
As a Hijabi girl, no words will be enough to describe the respect, the hospitality and the kindness of Slovenians. Maribor and Slovenia in general are with no doubts one of the safest places in the world. Special thanks to the organizers as they made the experience go smoother for us during our stay and I truly recommend it to every student seeking knowledge and cultural exchange.
One of my favorite experiences in my whole life
The SCiM conference was one of my favorite experiences in my whole life, everything there was perfect; the program, the organizers, the participants, the food and the trips we have made. The best part of the conference was that it was held in Slovenia which is the most beautiful country my eyes have seen.
One of the best experiences
SCiM was one of the best experiences of the last year. I met so many people that I stayed in touch with and thanks to it I am going to visit many more countries.
An experience of a lifetime
I attended SCiM in 2022 and it was an experience of a lifetime. It is curious how fast our group became friends - in 10 days it felt like we have known each other forever. We are still in close touch. The program highlight for me was a trip around Slovenia - it made me fall in love with the country and I am definitely coming back!