Ph.D. in Transport Means and Infrastructure

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Program Description

133369_20181031_1304281.jpgFaculty of Transport Engineering

Study Program: Transport Means and Infrastructure

  • Form of study: Part-time/Full-time
  • The standard length of study: 3 years
  • Number of ECTS credits allocated: Study is not credit-based
  • Graduation requirements: State Doctoral examination and Doctoral thesis defense
  • Tuition fee (per academic year): Maximum 3,900 EUR

This programme aims to provide students with in-depth knowledge of electric traction systems in road and rail vehicles, dependent traction power systems, electro mobility (i.e. power chains, battery power supply for charging systems, etc.), and safety-critical control systems in transportation, as well as of control, automation, radio communication, and sensor technology in vehicles and systems. Graduates will be able to solve, individually and in teams, scientific and research problems in technical fields of transport and related areas. The Faculty of Transport Engineering offers students the opportunity of hands-on experience in modern research facilities and equipment reflecting the latest technology. Students will be able to specialise in a particular aspect of transport engineering while having an overview of how the different interrelated fields interact. In addition, there is close cooperation with various Czech and international companies such as Škoda Auto, Siemens, CZ LOKO and Enteria, which ensures that all work is relevant and applicable to solve real-world problems. The city of Pardubice offers safe and affordable cost of living, and easy access to major cities in Europe. As part of their studies, students can also collaborate with international partners in the form of research, publications or visits. PhD students are expected to complete an international internship of at least one month.

Last updated Sep 2020

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The University of Pardubice is one of 26 public higher education institutions in the Czech Republic and the only university in the Pardubice Region. As an internationally respected center of learning, ... Read More

The University of Pardubice is one of 26 public higher education institutions in the Czech Republic and the only university in the Pardubice Region. As an internationally respected center of learning, the University wishes to contribute continually to the development of scientific knowledge, creative human potential, and advanced technologies to improve the quality of life and prosperity of the society. As the only tertiary education institution of the university type in the Pardubice Region, it wants to be a modern public university open in sharing and exchanging information and dynamically developing in contact with the surrounding world. Read less