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Geodesy and Cartography

Graduates of this program of study acquire a complete third-degree university education in the specialization of geodesy and cartography with a detailed focus on the following specific areas: precise, integrated four-dimensional geodetic systems, geodynamics, space geodetic technologies, modelling of the Earth's gravity field in space and time, spatial database building and spatial modelling, digital cartography, photogrammetry and remote sensing, engineering geodesy, monitoring of spatial shifts and deformations  of structures and buildings, optimal arrangements  of agricultural land, real estates and cadastre of real estate within an information environment. They master the principles of independent as well as team scientific work, methods of the scientific formulation of problems, choices of theoretical models and the selection of technological instruments and procedures. They can be employed as skilled experts in domestic and international scientific, research and educational institutions, state administration authorities, development, contractor and design organizations and the business sector, especially in relation to new technologies and their practical application.

Guarantee: prof. Ing. Ján Hefty, PhD., jan.hefty@stuba.sk,
Study advisor:
supervisory teacher

 

Theory and Structures of Buildings

Graduates acquire a third-degree university education in the specialization of Building Structures. They master scientific research and development methods for building structures and the technological aspects of the development of the environment of buildings, and they understand the principles of individual and team scientific work.  They are aware of the social, ethical, environmental, legal and economic aspects of scientific work and of the need for continuing professional development. They are able to find new solutions in the field of the technology of architecture and formulate and present their contributions to this field of study and to practical building and architectural sectors. They can be employed as members or leaders of creative research teams in our country as well as in the European labour market and as independent scientists at universities, research and development units. They can work in the public and private sectors, state administrations, design, development and contractor organizations and wherever there is need for highly qualified expert work in the building sector.

Guarantee: prof. Ing. Jozef Hraška, PhD., jozef.hraska@stuba.sk,
Study advisor:
supervisory teacher

 

Theory and Environmental Technology of Buildings

Graduates acquire a comprehensive third-degree university education in the specialization of Building Structures with a focus on issues of the theory and development of technological environments in architectural work and construction. They understand the comprehensive context of separate professional fields of the technological facilities of buildings and the special physical phenomena characterizing water, gas, heating and cooling. They understand all technical and technological systems in the context of the most up-to-date control and regulatory systems in order to develop and experimentally analyze and assess the quality of the internal environment of intelligent buildings, to assess the energy intensiveness of buildings and produce technical and energy audits from an environmental point of view. Graduates of this doctoral program are able to independently resolve tasks of basic and applied research and lead research and auditing teams.

Guarantee: prof. Ing. Dušan Petráš, PhD., dusan.petras@stuba.sk,
Study advisor:
supervisory teacher

 

Theory and Structures of Civil Engineering Works

Graduates acquire a complete third-degree university education in the Structural and Transportation Engineering. They master the principles of independent and team scientific work, the scientific formulation of problems, and ethical and environmental aspects of new solutions; they present their contributions to their field of study and practices of the community. They are aware of the social, legal and economic aspects of their profession and of the need for continuing professional development. They can be employed as creative team members in universities, public and private sectors, by state administrations in the design, development and contractor organizations and wherever there is need for scientific work in the building sector.

Guarantee: prof. Ing. Ivan Baláž, PhD., ivan.balaz@stuba.sk,
Study advisor:
supervisory teacher

  

Water Resources Engineering

Graduates acquire a third- degree university education in the Water Resources Engineering study programme. They master knowledge of scientific methods for research and development tasks in the field of water resources management and understand and know how to resolve multidisciplinary issues of hydraulic structures, hydroelectric power, water supply and water resources management. They know how to design a broad array of water management plans, water management systems, water utilities, sewage systems and irrigation and drainage systems. Applications include the design of catchment management plans, water resources protection plans, waste management and management of integrated catchment areas in urban and rural environments.

Graduates acquire an understanding of scientific research methods, of including physical and mathematical modelling, experiments and their evaluation, analyses of results and their application to practical water management issues with a focus on water resources management. They are able to develop their own original and interdisciplinary solutions to problems. They understand and know how to resolve multidisciplinary issues of hydraulic structures and their interaction with the environment within the framework of sustainable development; they are aware of ethical principles and working methods of scientific work, and they are able to develop their own original solutions to problems, scientifically formulate issues, and independently resolve those issues by applying modern knowledge and in connection with environmental and economic impacts on the interconnected research-development-operation.  The graduates are prepared to develop scientific perspectives in an array of areas of water structures and water management and to enter the labour market.

They can be employed by scientific and research units of universities, institutes of the Slovak Academy of Sciences  and other scientific and research units and in water management projects with demanding tasks involving integrated water resources management and in the urban, industrial, agricultural and municipal sectors.

Guarantee: prof. Ing. Ján Szolgay, PhD., jan.szolgay@stuba.sk,
                    prof. Ing. Andrej Šoltész, PhD., andrej.soltesz@stuba.sk,
Study advisor:
supervisory teacher

 

Applied Mechanics

Graduates acquire the third-degree university education with a specialization in Applied Mechanics with a special emphasis on structural statics, stability and dynamics.  They acquire the principles of scientific and research work activities.  They know how to creatively apply the latest knowledge from the areas of theory, computer models, numerical methods and experimental analyses of building structures. They are aware of the social, legal and economic contexts of their profession and the need for continuing professional development. They can be employed at universities, in the public and private sectors, in state administrations, in design, development and contractor organizations, and in other areas where there is a need for highly-qualified civil engineering experts.

Guarantee: prof. Ing. Ján Ravinger, DrSc., jan.ravinger@stuba.sk
Study advisor:
supervisory teacher

 

Building Technology

Graduates of the Building Technology - PhD. study program are philosophiae doctors and have mastered scientific research and development methods in the Building Industry study specialization with a focus on theories of building technology.  They conduct scientific research and develop their own solutions to issues related to building technology. They understand principles of scientific work and aspects of the life cycle of buildings; they know how to scientifically formulate solutions to problems involving the environmental and economic aspects of new technologies and products, and they develop their field of study and acquire new knowledge for practical applications.

Guarantee: prof. Ing. Jozef Gašparík, PhD., jozef.gasparik@stuba.sk,
Study advisor:
supervisory teacher

  

Applied Mathematics

Graduates of the third-degree study program in Applied Mathematics are able to independently resolve quantitatively-expressed technological issues in both theoretical and practical areas with the use of cutting-edge mathematical engineering software (ANSYS, MATHEMATICA, STATGRAPHICS, etc.). In their narrowly specialized area, graduates have a detailed understanding of recent developments in the specialization concerned, and they participate in more profound theoretical developments in their respective areas.

Guarantee: prof. RNDr, Radko Mesiar, DrSc., radko.mesiar@stuba.sk,
Study advisor:
supervisory teacher

 

Landscaping

Graduates acquire a third-degree university education in the specialization of Landscape Design with an emphasis on the acquisition of broad knowledge in scientific areas related to the revitalization of various landscape components and the ecological stability of landscapes with simultaneous conservation or improvement of aesthetic values of landscapes and the environment. The study program focuses on scientific research on the evaluation and assessment of soil, water, and air protection and the disposal of waste.  On the basis of their profound theoretical knowledge of  landscapes (non-biological and biological systems), graduates are able to use mathematical analyses and scientific experiments (laboratory and on site) to conduct scientific research and develop their own solutions in respective areas of their specializations, identify the core problems and issues, formulate principal research goals and procedures, and devise conclusions for the development of theoretical knowledge and its practical application. Graduates can be employed primarily in research and science.

Guarantee: prof. Ing. Viliam Macura, PhD., viliam.macura@stuba.sk,
Study advisor:
supervisory teacher