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Electrical Engineering and Communication, Ph.D.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #701 (QS) Brno, Czech Republic
The Electrical Engineering and Communication doctor study programme at Brno University of Technology provides the specialized university education to the graduates of the previous master study in all branches of small-power, as of high-power electrical engineering, electronics, communication technologies, control and measurement techniques.
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Overview

The Electrical Engineering and Communication doctor study programme offered by Brno University of Technology provides the specialized university education to the graduates of the previous master study in all branches of small-power, as of high-power electrical engineering, electronics, communication technologies, control and measurement techniques.

Key learning outcomes:

The students are educated in various branches of theoretical and applied electronics, communication techniques, teleinformatics, power electrical and electronic engineering, microelectronics and technology, automation and measurement techniques, eventually of biomedical electronics and biocybernetics.

Accreditation

BUT offers 21 accredited full-time and combined 3-to-4-year doctoral programmes with a wealth of interesting fields of study. On successful completion, students receive a degree of Ph.D.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Specializations:

  • Biomedical Electronics and Biocybernetics
  • Cybernetics, Control and Measurements
  • Electronics and Communications
  • Mathematics in Electrical Engineering
  • Microelectronics and Technology
  • Physical Electronics and Nanotechnology
  • Power Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Teleinformatics
  • Theoretical Electrical Engineering

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

Condition for admitting is obtaining a master's degree.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    4500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4500 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4500 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • First year EUR 4,500; further years EUR 4,000 per academic year

Living costs for Brno

  • 13555 - 21980 CZK/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Scholarships

Accommodation Scholarship

A BUT student may receive an accommodation scholarship under Section 91, Paragraph 2, Letter d) of Act no. 111/1998 Coll. as amended, Article 2 of the Scholarship and Bursary Regulations and subject to the provisions set out by Rector's Directive no. 16/2008.

The scholarship amount is set by the Rector three times a year. To apply for a scholarship a student needs to submit an electronic application (the MOJE STIPENDIA application) while completing an electronic form to create a scholarship account in the BUT Information System.

Scholarship paydays:

  • 15th May for the January-to-May period
  • 15th September for the May-to-August period
  • 1st January for the September-to-December period of the preceding year

Social Scholarship

A student may also submit an electronic application for 1,620 CZK a month in social scholarship (under Section 91, Paragraph 3 of the Act no. 111/1998 and Rector's Directive no. 16/2008).

The application must be accompanied by two documents:

  • certificate of earnings of all the jointly-considered family members up to 1.5 times the subsistence level
  • report of the receipt of a social security benefit – child benefit or a list of social security benefits – child benefit

These documents should be submitted by the student to the study office of his or her faculty.

The social scholarship paydays are identical with those of the accommodation scholarship. No social scholarship is paid for the months of July and August.

Extraordinary Social Scholarship

The Rector may grant extraordinary social scholarships to students experiencing a difficult period of life brought about by sudden changes in their or their family's life. Rules for granting such scholarships are stipulated by Rector's Decision no. 11/2009.

Extraordinary scholarship granted by the Rector

For activities carried out for the benefit of BUT, the Rector may, depending on the number of scholarships granted and the funding available, decide to pay a student a one-off scholarship-sum (under Article. 8, Paragraph 1 of the Scholarship and Bursary Regulations).

Merit, company, and other scholarships

All other scholarships are granted at the discretion of the deans of faculties and directors of university institutes.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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