Course detail

Doctoral thesis

FAST-DEA072Acad. year: 2022/2023

Study and obtaining actual knowledge of selected geodesy and cartography problems with support of secondary supervisors
from other special and scientific deparments of the faculty, university and also out-of-university scientific research centres. Defining of simulation and experimental parts of doctor thesis topic. Publications and presentations outputs of creative activities. Semestral plan formation of expertise action visits (seminars, conferences, congresses) and at the same time semestral plan formation of education or expert stays at foreign scientific and academic institutions. There is benefit for create activities to co-operate with practice in terms of project solving.

Language of instruction


Number of ECTS credits


Mode of study

Not applicable.


Institute of Geodesy (GED)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

The result of the dissertation thesis is its defence with presentation of the achieved results and submission of all prescribed materials.


Knowledges of university graduate in geodesy and cartography specialization. Passed doctoral study with state doctoral exam.


No additional corrections are required to take the state doctoral examination.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

In the described stage of completion of the study, it is already the final processing of the results of the dissertation, their submission to opponents and the subsequent final assessment by the appointed committee.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

The result of the defence is DDP is the statement of the opponents and the committee whether the thesis was defended and whether or not it is proposed to grant the relevant scientific title, i.e. Ph.D.

Course curriculum

1. - 13. week: Doctor thesis - final version.

Work placements

Work placements at this stage of study are not envisaged.


The aim of the dissertation thesis is to document the student's results in the prescribed form and content.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Extent and forms are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.

Recommended optional programme components

After processing, the doctoral dissertation is submitted in the usual and prescribed structure,

Prerequisites and corequisites

Not applicable.

Basic literature

Not applicable.

Recommended reading

Not applicable.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme DPC-GK Doctoral, 4. year of study, summer semester, compulsory
  • Programme DKA-GK Doctoral, 4. year of study, summer semester, compulsory
  • Programme DPA-GK Doctoral, 4. year of study, summer semester, compulsory
  • Programme DKC-GK Doctoral, 4. year of study, summer semester, compulsory