Molecular biology

The graduate is able to creatively and independently solve the problems of biological research and practical tasks of molecular biology, has knowledge and skills in research methods of living systems at different levels of their organization (molecule, cell, organism, population, ecosystem). The graduate masters scientific methods of research in molecular biology with a focus on selected from its subdisciplines and is able to apply them in their activities: design and formulate scientific projects, organize and lead a team, focused on their solution, formulate application and innovative projects in molecular biology and to solve them in accordance with the needs of society.The graduate masters scientific methods of research and development using scientific knowledge of physiology, microbiology, molecular biology, biochemistry, genetics, enzymology, chemical and bioanalytical methods and techniques. The graduate masters scientific methods, techniques and technologies of genome mapping of living organisms, gene isolation, technologies of construction of production biological systems, preparation of rDNA and genetic engineering techniques. He is able to apply the latest scientific and technical procedures and approaches using modern operating systems.



Prospects of graduates

The graduate is able to creatively and independently solve problems of biological research and practical tasks of molecular biology, has knowledge and skills in methods and techniques of research of living systems, especially at the molecular level. He masters scientific methods of research and development such as techniques and technologies of genome mapping of living organisms, gene isolation, technologies of construction of production biological systems, preparation of rDNA, techniques of genetic engineering. He can work with instruments and materials used in basic and applied biological research, analyse data obtained in experimental research. Through the results of his creative practical work, he does not only contribute to the development of science and scientific knowledge, but also contributes to his application in biotechnology, medicine, agriculture, forestry, pharmacology and environmental protection.



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Conditions of admission

1. Passing master degree of study program in the same or related field of study.

2. At the entrance examination, the candidate shows the required knowledge:

     • from the area of the chosen field of the study and programme in the form of a professional oral exam related to the topic of the dissertation thesis (max. 50 points),

     • from the world language, while applicants are required to have an advanced level of knowledge of the world language, in the form of a written test (max. 40 points).

3. When recruiting candidates, additional activities will also be taken into account, which are:

  • the study average during the second stage of study at the university (max. 20 points for the study average 1.0 and for each increase of the study average by every tenth, 2 points are deducted),
  • the level of scientific and professional publishing activities or the solution of important social tasks by which the applicant has contributed to the progressive development in the given area (max. 10 points). 

Scoring of the entrance exam: professional part max. 80 points, language exam max. 40 points.

4.        Applicants for part-time of the study are recommended to work in the field, respectively in a related field.

5.        Waiting list of prospective students will be prepared on the basis of the points in each area. The point limit for admission to study will be set by the admissions committee on the basis of the possibilities of financing doctoral student scholarships at the Faculty of Social Sciences of the SUA in Nitra.

6.       The fee for the admission process is EUR 38 (electronic application form).

7.        The date of the entrance examination will be published on www.fbp.uniag.sk no later than 2 months before the last day set for the submission of applications.

8.        The professional tests referred to in point 2 may also be performed using distance methods and communication systems electronically (online). Applicants will be informed of the method of testing by 22 June 2020.



Additional information

Annexes to the application sent electronically to: Barbora.Holla@uniag.sk

- curriculum vitae;

- receipt of payment of the fee for the admission procedure - payment via internet banking, bank transfer;

- photocopies of diplomas (university diploma, state examination certificate, supplement to the diploma, not required for an applicant who has completed the second degree of study at the Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Technology in Nitra); (Certified photocopies of documents must be submitted only at registration) list of professional and scientific works published;

- the employer's consent to study for or of applicants for a part-time form of the study;

- framework project on the topic of the dissertation thesis (max. 2 A4);

- a statement of the results of master's, engineering, doctoral studies in individual years and the study-wide average issued by the study department; in the case of FBFS graduates, this confirmation is not required



Coordinator for students with specific needs

Ing. Eva Ivanišová, PhD.,  tel. 037/6414421



General information on the admission exam

Scoring of the entrance exam: professional part max. 80 points, language exam max. 40 points.



Form of entrance exam

written, oral



  • Apply the application for study

    30.04.2021 - 18.06.2021

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Anticipated number of applicants to be accepted
3


Current number of filed applications:
11


Annual tuition fees
Standard length of study: cost free
Study longer than the standard length of study program, parallel studies: 1500 €

The fee for admission procedure
application form: 40 €
E-application form: 30 €

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