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Process Control, Ph.D.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
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  • The graduate is a specialist in the field of mass and heat transfer processes, chemical reactions, and control of biotechnological processes. The graduate can design control, automation, and information systems on the basis of analysis of processes and technologies in the process industries. He can assess links between technological processes and control systems. He knows how to design technology solutions in the process industry. He is able to work effectively in science and research. He is prepared for individual and unique challenges in the field of automation and control in the process industries.
  • Graduate masters advanced control methods, automatic control theory, intelligent control methods, optimization, design principles and methods of automated and automatic systems, and information security. The graduate understands technical language, can interpret scientific documents, communicates at least in one major world language. They lead a team, argue, and present their results.
  • Careers of graduates: Graduates can continue at postdoctoral level at universities, research institutions, or R&D departments of companies not only in chemical, biochemical, or food industries. Graduates are prepared for independent creative scientific research activities. They are able to design, deploy, operate, maintain hardware and software of the automated control systems and their components, to make development and scientific research in this area.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 48 months
    • Average part-time duration 60 months
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • advanced control methods
  • automatic control theory
  • intelligent control methods
  • optimization, design principles and methods of automated and automatic systems
  • information security.

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Copy of the master diploma
  • Copy of the diploma supplement
  • List of published and unpublished works, or reviews of these works
  • Documents to prove participation and awards in students’ scientific conferences
  • Curriculum vitae
The applicant can also submit any other documentation proving important personal results in the specialist, scientific or artistic area.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 500 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 500 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Bratislava

  • 600 - 980 EUR/month
    Living Costs

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


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