Doctoral Study Programme HORTICULTURE

Graduate profile

Graduates of the Horticulture study program at the third (doctoral) level of education are able to solve research questions and tasks using relevant scientific methods in horticulture and its individual sectors, such as fruit production, viticulture, winery, vegetable production, floriculture and nursery production. They participate in the compilation of scientific projects and can manage them on a professional scientific level. During the doctoral studies, they learn principles of individual work and teamwork; they have a knowledge of scientific methods, basic experimental research, scientific analysis and synthesis of results with application in contemporary technologies. They are capable of creative work; can apply for national or international project calls. They can present their research at international conferences, in scientific papers. They can do scientific literature reviews and formulate scientific conclusions. They are ready to process and submit projects, grants focused on the basic horticulture production in the field of fundamental and applied research. Graduates of the doctoral level of the study program Horticulture acquire knowledge of different fields and subjects on the level of individual manager in the field of horticulture. They are able to prepare source materials for design implementation of orchards, vineyards and cellar technology.

Employability of graduates

Graduates of the doctoral study degree can find employment at universities with the possibility of involvement in the research and educational process. They find wide realisation in science and research at the level of research institutes, Slovak Academy of Sciences, in public administration and institutions, where the PhD. degree is required.


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