Our programme comprises of both course-based and research-based elements. The aim of the doctoral programme is to enable students to conduct research in accordance with the common national and international standards in pedagogy. Academic research competencies of students are to be developed in order to enable them to carry out solid research, write and defend dissertations, and be prepared for working in tertiary education or research centres. Therefore, the credits students have to earn during their studies are divided in the following proportion:
33% for courses, 5% for complex examination, 45% for academic research, and 17% for teaching in tertiary education.
STRENGTHS OF THE PROGRAMME
One of the major strength of the Institute is the combination and integration of different disciplines which generate interesting and attractive projects and outstanding research. Another important feature is the warm and friendly interpersonal spirit which includes a large number of interested, active and dedicated PhD and MA/MSc students.
The supervisors at the doctoral school support their students’ research work and introduce them into the field of professional and academic public life relying on the research findings, qualifications as researchers and teachers in their academic field, and participation in various international research projects.
FACTS & FIGURES
Duration of the programme: 4 years (4+4 semesters)
Credit number: 252 ECTS
Type: doctoral, full-time
Tuition fee: 4900 EUR/semester
Application and entrance exam fee: 120-120 EUR
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Accreditation number: OH-FHF/883-4/2010