Ph.D. in Transport Means and Infrastructure

General

Program Description

Faculty of Transport Engineering

Study Program: Transport Means and Infrastructure

  • Form of study: Part-time/Full-time
  • The standard length of study: 3 years
  • Number of ECTS credits allocated: Study is not credit-based
  • Graduation requirements: State Doctoral examination and Doctoral thesis defense
  • Tuition fee (per academic year): Maximum 3,900 EUR

Students with a PhD in Transport, Infrastructure and Logistics, Transportation Technology learn to solve theoretically demanding problems occurring in the field of transport means and infrastructure. Students learn mathematics, about the strength of materials, dynamics, reliability and service life, and specific knowledge from the field of vehicles and infrastructure. Graduates master computational and experimental methods of transport means and transport route interaction analysis. Graduates master diagnostic methods of vehicle and transport route design and the methods of planning, maintenance, and reconstruction. Graduates communicate and collaborate with international experts and are confident in creative development and in issues within the field. Graduates show this knowledge at the scientific research organisations and through their work in the University. Graduates work in top positions; they work in design institutes and in managerial positions solving demanding theoretical problems of transport vehicles and transport routes. Graduates are also employed in government administration, often in management positions where they work to solve complex transport and infrastructure issues.

Last updated Nov 2019

About the School

The University of Pardubice is one of 26 public higher education institutions in the Czech Republic and the only university in the Pardubice Region. As an internationally respected center of learning, ... Read More

The University of Pardubice is one of 26 public higher education institutions in the Czech Republic and the only university in the Pardubice Region. As an internationally respected center of learning, the University wishes to contribute continually to the development of scientific knowledge, creative human potential and advanced technologies to improve the quality of life and prosperity of the society. As the only tertiary education institution of the university type in the Pardubice Region, it wants to be a modern public university open in sharing and exchanging information and dynamically developing in contact with the surrounding world. Read less