Conservation of Heritage Materials and Objects

Conservation Science and Technology is internationally recognized as an interdisciplinary, cross sectional and integrating science about the preservation, conservation and protection of heritage. Its aim is to protect and preserve heritage objects and materials at the horizon far exceeding their natural life. Study program Conservation of Heritage Materials and Objects allows obtaining interdisciplinary knowledge, which serve to scientific analysis, authentication, understanding of value, pricing, distribution, preserving and making available heritage. It combines a deep knowledge of natural sciences and technical view on the problems of protection of heritage objects and coordinates them with social and ethical approaches. It supports creating bridges between the exact and human sciences, allowing reinforcing each other and cooperation.

The graduate is an engineer specialized to the protection of materials, objects, artefacts and cultural heritage. He/she knows the processes of aging, degradation and protection of traditional and modern materials in objects of cultural heritage. He/she knows the basic principles of conservation and restoration of monuments and materials, current and historical technologies of protection and stabilization. He/she can perform and interpret analysis aimed to determine the authenticity of artefacts, their state of damage, research and conservation of materials and objects of cultural heritage. He/she is able to suggest optimal procedures of preventive protection and conservation interventions, based on the knowledge of ongoing physical and chemical processes. He/she has the theoretical foundations of heritage management; he/she knows the vision and strategy of protection of the heritage. He/she masters the theoretical foundations of development of heritage protection technologies, establishing new substances and new methods, equipment, systems to improve safety and quality of heritage, increasing capacity and effectiveness of protection. He/she has knowledge in computer science, art history, ethics, protection of relics, marketing and communications in the interdisciplinary team, too.



Prospects of graduates

The graduate of study program Conservation of Heritage Materials and Objects can be employed as a technologist, chemist, applied scientist or consultant in conservation and restoration of: paper information carriers, recording means, colour layers, textiles, wood, metals and other inorganic and polymeric materials. He/she can lead teams of professionals, supervise and coordinate projects, formulate research problems, work in an interdisciplinary team and relevantly communicate with its members. He/she may continue in PhD. study in the continuing study program or related programs. He/she can self-reliantly educate, independently conduct business or be employed in the local and state/governmental administration.

Guarantor: prof. Ing. Michal Čeppan, PhD., e-mail: michal.ceppan@stuba.sk



Information on the employment of graduates

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Conditions of admission

Podmienky prijatia nájdete na stránke Informácie pre uchádzačov o štúdium na FChPT v dokumente Ďalšie podmienky prijatia na štúdium inžinierskych študijných programov na Fakulte chemickej a potravinárskej technológie STU v Bratislave.



Additional information

The study program is not offered for study in English in academic year 2016/2017.



Conditions for international students

The tuition fee for study in English is 3500 EUR (http://www.stuba.sk/english/degree-students/legislation.html?page_id=2021)



Without entrance examinations
yes

Coordinator for students with specific needs

Mgr. Eva Danášová, eva.danasova@stuba.sk



Form of entrance exam

determined by the study programme's guarantor



  • Apply the application for study

    15.02.2021 - 31.05.2021

  • Submit additional application form

    01.06.2021 - 09.08.2021

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Anticipated number of applicants to be accepted
10


Current number of filed applications:
4


Additions
  • Bachelor diploma
  • kópiu dodatku k vysokoškolskému diplomu alebo kópiu výpisu absolvovaných predmetov s kreditovým hodnotením
  • kópiu potvrdenia o zaplatení poplatku za materiálne zabezpečenie prijímacieho konania


Annual tuition fees
Standard length of study: cost free
Study longer than the standard length of study program, parallel studies: 800 €

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

Billing information

Name of the Bank: Statna pokladnica
IBAN: SK7881800000007000081471
SWIFT: SPSRSKBA
Message for recipient: Surname, PK 2021/2022
Owner of the Account: FCHPT STU, Radlinskeho 9, 812 37 Bratislava, Slovakia

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Detail of the study program

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Last update: 31.08.2021 02:54

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