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Program description:
The Doctoral School of Military Engineering focuses on fields of research that are specifically related to the military application of engineering. This includes the training and preparation for scientific research in various related fields ranging from basic and applied researches and development, through technology and technology-transfer to technological innovation. In the first four semesters, courses are taken in the field of military engineering sciences for a specified amount of credit points, meanwhile the doctorate student performs research activities, for which he receives credit points as well. At the end of the fourth semester, the student takes a complex exam, where his theoretic knowledge is assessed, and his research progress is presented. After a successful exam, the doctorate student proceeds with his research for another four semesters, with a value of 120 credit points. When enough credit points are collected by the end of the eighth semester, he receives a certificate of completion. The doctoral thesis must be submitted within a year. PhD students must obtain at least 240 credit points and B2 level in two foreign languages. Upon successful completion of the program, students are awarded a PhD degree in Military Engineering.

Entry requirements:
University diploma (eg. MSc)

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An application for an organised PhD programme must be submitted to the AOC (The Academic Organisational Centre of the University) using the application form specified in the manner and until the deadline announced in the entrance information brochure. With regard to an application for an individual study programme, the publication results, equalling are least 10 publication points, of research activities must be documented. If an application is insufficient in form, the AOC calls on the applicant to provide any missing documents. If a missing document is not made available until the deadline set forth in the call for applications, the application will be turned down. Any rejection must be justified specifically, item by item. The head of the DS (Doctoral School) invites applicants who submitted applications sufficient in form to an interview (on Skype) in May. The examination of applicants applying for individual preparation is an exception to the above. The admission committee has at least three members. Its chair is the head or deputy head of the DS and its members are the head and an invited expert of the research field involved. The supervisor concerned may be present at the interview not possessing the right to vote. At the interview, the applicant’s scientific (professional) performance, previous research activities and foreign language proficiency are checked, with points awarded. A maximum of 100 points may be obtained at the interview.

Research topics for academic year 2021/2022 is availabe here:

Ms Krisztina Szabo
Doctoral school coordinator

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Doctoral Regulation

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