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Physical and Materials Engineering, Ph.D.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
University rank #701 (QS) Brno, Czech Republic
The goal of the Physical and Materials Engineering doctoral study programme from Brno University of Technology is to provide outstanding graduates from the MSc study programme with a specialised university education of the highest level in certain fields of physical technologies, materials engineering and interdisciplinary parts.
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Key learning outcomes:

The Institute of Physical Engineering at Brno University of Technology offers the Ph.D. programmes in physical engineering, namely in engineering optics and in surface physics and engineering. Research topics in engineering optics include interferometry, holographic interferometry, laser speckles, Fourier optics, kinematical theory of diffraction, nonlinear optics, construction of the optical systems and scientific instruments. Ph.D. coursework involves selected parts of mathematics, e.g. partial differential equations, Fourier series and Fourier transform of functions of several variables, special functions and mathematical statistics.

The education obtained within this study programme also comprises a training and attestation for scientific work.

This PhD in Physical and Materials Engineering is delivered at Brno University of Technology.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure


  • Physical Engineering
  • Materials Engineering

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • The student must have finished a relevant field of technical science MSc study programme.
  • The admission procedure consists of the parts from applied mathematics and physics and a discussion on a topic related to the subject of PhD study programme.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2999 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2999 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2999 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2999 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Brno

  • 13555 - 21980 CZK/month
    Living Costs

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