|Nominal duration||8 semesters (240 ECTS)|
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, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Cambodia, Cape Verde, China, Colombia, Cuba, Ecuador, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Georgia, Ghana, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Macedonia, Malaysia, Mexico, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Myanmar (Burma), Nigeria, Pakistan, Paraguay, Philippines, Russia, Serbia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, State of Palestine, Sudan, Syria, Tanzania, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Vietnam, Yemen.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
The Doctoral School of Mechanical Engineering working in the frame of the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Szent Istvan University since 1993. The main topics are the engineering and the energetics, but numerous multidisciplinary research is carried out connected to the life and environmental sciences, as well. The Doctoral School provides the possibility of participation in international projects and by cooperation with doctoral schools of Hungarian and foreigner universities fulfils the international standards. The first 2 year long interval is the educational period with joining courses, taking part in the education, research and publications. The validation of the student activity is done by credit system. After the successful complex exam, closing the first two years, the second 2 year research and dissertation interval starts, which is finished by the thesis. The number of the PhD students in our school is 38, and 84 PhD research was finished successfully till now.
At least good level of MSc diploma in the field of engineering (mechanical engineer, electrical engineer, mechatronical engineer, architect, engineering management), min. B2 level of English
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After the assessment of the uploaded documents (preliminary studies, language certificate, preliminary research documents, list of publications, research plan etc.) a Skype interview will be organized with the selected candidates in order to check their language skills and professional background. After all, the admission committee decides about the admission or rejection.
Dr. István Seres
Secretary of the PhD School
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