General Animal Production (full-time)

Doctoral study programme General Animal Production is focused on the realization of food resources of animal provenance and the creation of inputs for the production of functional foods while maintaining the basic requirements of their safety. The graduate masters the scientific methods of research and development in the field of general animal production. He/she is able to analyse the individual determinants characterising the internal environment of the animal organism and its relationship to environmental factors in accordance with the sustainable development of animal production.



Prospects of graduates

Graduates of the study programme General Animal Production can independently solve demanding tasks in the field of scientific methods of research, interpretation and prediction in the field of general animal production. Graduates of this study programme will find employment as university teachers, researchers and professionals in scientific and research institutions, in business entities of the agro-food sector.



Information on the employment of graduates

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Conditions of admission
  1. Graduate level II of higher education.
  2. Completeness of the submitted application form for doctoral studies, together with the annexes, within the specified deadline.
  3. Personal attendance of the applicant at the entrance examination.
  4. Performance of the entrance examination in accordance with the conditions set out below.
  5. The applicant for doctoral studies at FAPZ is a graduate of the relevant or related study programme under the accreditation of FAPZ. The conditions and requirements imposed on the applicant are specified in the specific topic for which the applicant has applied.


Coordinator for students with specific needs

Doc. Ing. Klára Vavrišinová, CSc., Department of Special Zootechnics

telephone: 0376414800

email: klara.vavrisinova@uniag.sk



General information on the admission exam

            Prijímacie konanie na doktorandské štúdium na FAPZ SPU v Nitre sa uskutočňuje podľa zákona č. 131/2002 Z.z. o vysokých školách a o zmene a doplnení niektorých zákonov v znení neskorších predpisov, v zmysle Študijného poriadku SPU v Nitre a Štatútu FAPZ SPU v Nitre.



Form of entrance exam

The Admissions Committee will evaluate and assign points for the following criteria to individual applicants for doctoral studies at the admission examination:

1. Participation and placement in a student research conference

a) Each candidate will be awarded 5 points for active participation in the SSC (paper or presentation). For passive participation (abstract in the proceedings), no points will be awarded.

b) 5 points will be awarded for the 1st place at the SSC.

Each placing from 1st place downwards reduces the point value by deducting 2 points up to 3rd place. No points will be awarded for lower placings.

2. Publication activity

According to the quality of the publications (as evidenced by separates), the candidate may receive a maximum of 10 points in total.

3. Study average

For applicants for full-time doctoral studies financed by the Ministry of Education and Science and applicants for external doctoral studies, the study average achieved at the university is taken into account up to an average of 2.00. No points are awarded for a study average of 2.00. The applicant may obtain a total of 40 points with an average of 1.00. For each additional one-tenth increase in the grade point average, 4 points will be deducted.

4. World language level

Full-time and part-time PhD applicants are required to have at least an intermediate level of proficiency in world languages according to the requirements of the topics listed. The world language entrance examination consists of a 30-item test which all applicants for doctoral studies must pass.

5. Level of expertise in the chosen field of science

The Admissions Committee will examine and evaluate the applicant's level of knowledge in the scientific area of the topic for which the applicant has applied by means of a scientific debate. The maximum number of points for the level of knowledge is 10.



  • Apply the application for study

    09.04.2021 - 31.05.2021

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Current number of filed applications:
1


Additions
  • CV (paper form)
  • photography (paper form)
  • verified copy of the degree for applicant of other universities (paper form)
  • certified copy of certificate to candidates from other universities (paper form)
  • photocopy of the Diploma Supplement to candidates from other universities (paper form)
  • medical certificate


Annual tuition fees
Standard length of study: cost free
Study longer than the standard length of study program, parallel studies: 1000 €

The fee for admission procedure
application form: 33 €
E-application form: 32 €

Billing information

Admission Fee:

The amount of the fee for material support for the admission procedure at FAPZ is 32,- €. Proof of payment must be submitted with the application form.

Payment of the fee depends on which form of application you choose, either:

- electronic application - you pay the fee by cashless payment according to the instructions on the electronic application form,

- on the traditional application form (paper form that you have purchased at the school, received at the school, etc.) - we recommend that the most convenient way to pay the fee is via internet banking or bank transfer, certainly not by postal order, not even by U-type.

To make a payment via internet banking or bank transfer, you will need the following details:

  • bank account number: 7000066247/8180
  • IBAN: SK4081800000007000066247
  • constant symbol (KS) 0558
  • variable symbol (VS) 102900
  • specific symbol (SS) 102900721
  • recipient message - surname and first name of the study applicant (to be indicated without diacritics).

- the following information is required to make a fee payment from other EU countries:

  • bank account number: 7000066247/8180
  • IBAN: SK4081800000007000066247
  • BIC/SWIFT code: SPSRSKBA
  • name and address of the bank: Štátna pokladnica, Radlinského 32, 810 05 Bratislava
  • constant symbol (KS) 0558
  • variable symbol (VS) 102900
  • specific symbol (SS) 102900721
  • recipient message - surname and first name of the study applicant (to be indicated without diacritics).

NOTICE: please fill in the payment order carefully, this will prevent any problems with identification of your payment.

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Last update: 30.09.2021 02:52

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