VEHICLES AND ENGINES

The graduates in the second degree study programme Vehicles and Engines are able to analyse, design, construct, operate and maintain large-scale technical systems of vehicles especially in the field of automotive vehicles and their power drive subsystems. They are able to use solutions with a high degree of creativity, complexity, autonomy and responsibility. They have a thorough knowledge of basic theoretical disciplines of mechanical engineering (engineering mathematics, mechanics of vehicles, elasticity and plasticity) as well as in the field of construction and design of vehicles and their subsystems. They have a general overview of mechanical engineering production and its management, expert knowledge of the theory of road and rail and combustion engines. They gain instruction in the field of public transport means, technical means of combined transport, maintenance technologies, and optionally, of the aircraft power plants, too.

Their deepened and expanded knowledge of theoretical and practical subjects enables the graduates of the master´s degree study programme Vehicles and Engines to find and present their solutions to problems of research, development, projection and construction of transport means, especially vehicles and their systems. The graduates can creatively apply their knowledge in practice, critically analyse and apply the full range of concepts, principles and practices of the field in the context of loosely defined problems, and demonstrate effective decision making regarding selection and use of methods, techniques and tools. They are able to implement complex technical solutions, to utilise modern methods and tools in order to solve problems. The graduates of the second degree study programme Vehicles and Engines are able to work effectively as individuals or as team members or team leaders, to cooperate with the superior units, to continually increase their qualifications, including the development of technical and managerial skills, to keep in touch with the latest developments in their discipline, to follow appropriate practices in accordance with the rules and professional, legal and ethical framework of their subject field.

The graduates are able to design and to provide modern construction solutions of vehicles and their subsystems using advanced computer-aided technologies. They are able to find work in operation of vehicles, especially rail vehicles, road vehicles, internal combustion engines, hydraulic and pneumatic machines and equipment for their diagnostics, maintenance and repairs. The graduates meet conditions for the further education in the third (doctoral) degree studies, especially in the study programme Rail Vehicles.



Prospects of graduates

Absolvent je schopný uplatniť sa v prevádzke dopravných prostriedkov, najmä koľajových vozidiel, cestných vozidiel, spaľovacích motorov, hydraulických a pneumatických strojov a zariadení, pri ich diagnostike, údržbe a opravách.



Information on the employment of graduates

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Conditions of admission

TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF ADMISSION

1. The fundamental prerequisite of being accepted to the graduate study programme (second degree) is full completion of the undergraduate study of the first degree (Higher Education Act, n.131/2002 Coll.).

2. Health certificates the faculty does not require any confirmations of health status and accepts all the applications without any health certificates for all degrees of the university studies

FORMS OF ACCEPTANCE

1.  No entrance exams

  • all the applicants have to pass the selection procedure.

2. Selection Procedure

  • selection procedure is carried out in a form of an interview in order to ensure that the accepted candidates dispose of the necessary skills and abilities.
  • within the selection procedure, the results achieved during the undergraduate study, the result of the state examination and the passed undergraduate study programmes in the same or similar field of study will be evaluated. No entrance examinations take place.


Additional information

Všetky informácie ohľadom prijímacieho konania sú zverejnené na web stránke fakulty:

https://www.fstroj.uniza.sk/images/fstroj/pdf/Studijne/Ing_2021_2022.pdf



Conditions for international students

The same terms and conditions of admission are applicable as for the applicants from abroad as for the applicants from Slovakia.

Foreign students who study in a foreign language(i.e. not Slovak), pay the tuition fee as stated in § 92 Subsection 8 (Higher Education Act). The tuition fee is specified by the UNIZA directive for the respective academic year, which can be found on the university website.

Students from abroad who study in the Slovak language do not have to pay the tuition fee. The applicants from the Czech Republic who want to apply and study in Žilina can use the application form available in the Czech Republic. The applicants who do not actively speak Slovak or Czech are required to attend the language training. (It is possible to attend the Slovak for Foreigners courses at UNIZA).

For foreign applicants who were accepted on the basis of international agreements or Slovak government grants, terms and conditions stated in respective agreements are applicable.



Without entrance examinations
yes

Conditions of admission without the entrance exam

PRIJÍMAME VŠETKÝCH UCHÁDZAČOV BEZ PRIJÍMACÍCH SKÚŠOK



Coordinator for students with specific needs

doc. Mgr. Branislav Ftorek, PhD. tel.: 041/513 2519, 4950

e-mail: branislav.ftorek@fstroj.uniza.sk



General information on the admission exam

Application forms are to be submitted for individual study programme.

In case the applicant is interested in more study programme, it is necessary to apply for each one individually, including payment of the respective admission procedure fees.

Applicants have to fill in the form Prihláška na vysokoškolské štúdium - 2. Stupeň or they can also use an electronic application form that can be found on the university website:https://vzdelavanie.uniza.sk/prijimacky/index.php or on the education portal: https:// prihlaskavs.sk/sk/. 

Even in case of electronic application form, it is required to print it, sign it, enclose other required documents including the proof of payment of the fee and send it to the address SjF UNIZAwithin the stipulated deadlines.

Incomplete study application or application sent after the deadline will not be accepted.

In the absence of or failure of entrance exams, the faculty does not refund the admission fee.

If an applicant wants to take part in entrance exams at more faculties of UNIZA, the application forms have to be sent separately to each faculty and the respective admission procedure fees paid separately to each faculty.

Enclosures for the master´s degree programme (to be sent with application forms):

  • Curriculum Vitae,
  • Payment confirmation statement,
  • copy of the Diploma.

 Admission fee:

Send 20 € to:                                                          

Žilinská univerzita, Univerzitná 1, 010 26 Žilina

Bank: Štátna pokladnica

IBAN: SK34 8180 0000 0070 0026 9861

const. symbol: 0308

variable symbol: 10232 - inžinierske štúdium

 

Payment method: payment can be paid by bank transfer or postal order to the account above.

Payment confirmation statement: is to be sent to the Faculty with the application form.

With payment of the admission fee from the EU member states, the EES countries, territories that are considered a part of the EU (Treaty of Rome, Section 299) and SEPA countries,  it is necessary to use BIC: SPSRSKBAXXX, IBAN: SK34 8180  0000 0070 0026 9861.



Form of entrance exam

Selection procedure



Tests

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  • Apply the application for study

    30.04.2021

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Anticipated number of applicants to be accepted
30


Additions
  • verified copy of the degree for applicant of other universities (paper form, electronic form)
  • certified copy of certificate to candidates from other universities (paper form, electronic form)
  • CV (paper form, electronic form)
  • doklad o úhrade poplatku za prijímacie konanie (paper form, electronic form)


Annual tuition fees
Standard length of study: cost free
Study longer than the standard length of study program, parallel studies: 450 €

The fee for admission procedure
application form: 20 €
E-application form: 20 €

Billing information

Žilinská univerzita, Univerzitná 1, 010 26 Žilina

Bank: Štátna pokladnica

IBAN: SK34 8180 0000 0070 0026 9861

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variable symbol: 10232 - inžinierske štúdium

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Detail of the study program

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Last update: 25.02.2021 19:37

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