PhDDoctoral School in Animal Science
|Study location||Hungary, Kaposvár|
|Type||Doctoral, partial/exchange studies|
|Nominal duration||8 semesters (240 ECTS)|
|Course code||Animal husbandry|
Master diploma (or higher)
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
You must take the original entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.
Applications are accepted from the following territories (based on citizenship): Albania, Cambodia, India, Japan, Lebanon, Mexico, Mongolia, Russia, South Korea, Syria, Vietnam.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
““The PhD students can perform research in the field of biological, genetic, nutritional, management, quality and food safety aspects of animal production, companion, animal breeding, wild animal farming and environmental sciences. The PhD programme in Animal Science involves the following main topics: Research related to food quality and safety, covering the entire vertical chain of animal food production, implementing the from field to consumer”“”“ approach. Studying the impact of animal food production on the environment, development of methods for producing animal products in an environmentally friendly way. Research contributing to the improvement of the quality of life, studies related to the breeding and management of companion, hobby and sport animals. The application of cutting-edge technologies in animal science: non-invasive digital imaging for animal science related fields of research, diagnostics and molecular biology. “”
MSc diploma, B2,TOEFL iBT 66 (or more), IELTS overall band 6.0 (or more), or other internationally accepted language exam
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The application is submitted to the head of the doctoral school. To this form, the following documents should be attached: 1. scientific CV 2. a document proving the university level education, or the diploma obtained in the master level education (or an official copy of these) 3. certificate of English language skills 4. the dispatch note (check) on the payment of the application fee 5. full list of publications, documents confirming scientific activity 6. a written recommendation of a well-known scientific expert 7. all further documents pertinent to obtaining a higher application score Applications are evaluated by the scoring method approved by the University Doctorate and Habilitation Board. The admission procedure happens in the presence of the admissions board. The final evaluation is formed by the admissions board, as selected by the University Doctorate and Habilitation Board, and the basis of the evaluation is the oral admission examination and the submitted documents.
Ms Dr. Veronika Halas
secretary of Doctoral School
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