This degree programme provides a scientific education to experts from both academia and industrial companies. The core focus is on applied research and development of new methods and tools enhancing the performance of manufacturing and administrative processes within complex corporate systems. Students extend their knowledge in industrial engineering, logistics concepts, quality management or information technologies.
The Study plan is available here. Thesis topics and supervisors for the academic year 2020/21 are available here. Form and specification of the entrance examination as well as documents necessary for the admission procedure are specified in the Dean’s Directive on Admission Procedure.
You can find the online application as well as all details of the admission procedure (specification of the entrance examination, required documents, Dean’s Directive, topics of doctoral theses) at apply.utb.cz.
Duration: 4 academic years / Mode of Study: Full-Time or Part-Time / Degree Obtained: Ph.D.
Deadline for applications: The nearest deadline for the application form submission (with all mandatory attachments) to the academic year 2020/2021 is 31 August 2020
Dates of the admission committee sessions: the admission committee will sit continuously; most often at the end of each month during the period for submitting applications for studies.
Tuition Fee: CZK 45,000 (approx. EUR 1,700) per 1 academic year
PhD Scholarship*: up to CZK 135,000 (approx. EUR 5,360) per 1 academic year
Scholarships for 1st year full-time PhD students: Information is available here.
Scholarships for 2nd, 3rd and 4th year full-time PhD students studying in the academic year 2020/2021: Information is available here.
Information on how to earn extra funds:
Rules of Student Grant Competition Held at Tomas Bata University in Zlín
* The Rector’s scholarship is intended for first-year PhD students only. The scholarship may be granted at the request submitted by a successfully admitted applicant to the Rector. In order to receive the scholarship, applicant’s request has to be approved by the Rector. In addition, an applicant has to be enrolled for studies for a minimum of 15 calendar days in a relevant month and pay the tuition fee for the given academic year.