Architecture and urban design
Original title in Czech: Architektura a urbanismusFAAbbreviation: ARCHURBAcad. year: 2017/2018Level of course unit: Doctoral
Title awarded: Ph.D.
Level of qualification: Doctoral (3rd cycle)
Qualification awarded: Ph.D. in the field "Architecture and urban design"
Specific admission requirements
The master degree qualification in the branch of architecture or similar achieved at a higher-education institution in the Czech Republic or a school of architecture abroad. Passing successfully the admission examination during which the applicant proves his/her interest and expert knowledge for a research work.
Profile of the programme
The primary goal of the study programme is to utilize the research skills on a specific issue, which the student chose from the list of doctoral topics as announced for each academic year. By solving the issue the student proves its self-reliance, familiarity with scientific work methodology, especially the problem analysis and synthesis of the findings and its creative application in the proposed solution. The student is being trained for the career of a research worker and pedagogical staff member.
Key learning outcomes
The graduate is ready for an independent scientific and research work in the field of architecture and urban design theory, is able to solve practical problems in the field of architecture and urban design independently and at a scientific level, publishes outcomes of both practical and theoretical activities, also in any of the world languages, is able to teach at a higher-education institution.
Access to further studies
The doctoral study graduates obtain the highest education in the branch. They may educate themselves further by attending international seminars and conferences, participating in internships abroad.
Examination regulations, assessment and grading
final state examination, doctoral thesis
Mode of study
ECTS departmental co-ordinator