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Faculty Faculty of Agriculture (FZE)
Study programme Animal husbandry (P4103)
Branch of study / Specialization Special zootechnics (4103V004/10 - 1)
Level of acquired qualification Doctoral
Form of study Combined
Standard length of study 4 years
Number of ECTS credits Studies are not credit-based.
Qualification awarded Doctor (8)
Access to further studies The doctoral degree is the highest possible level of education in Czech education system.  
Type of completion State Doctoral Examination and dissertation defense.
Study and Examination Code URL
Faculty coordinator for international students unspecified
Key learning outcomes The fild of study Special Zootechnics builds on the knowledge of graduates of the follow-up master's study program "Zootechnics". The aim of the study is not only a deepening of theoretical knowledge in the field of zootechnics, but also practical links from the point of view of production, organization and sustainability of animal husbandry, as well as from the point of view of further development of scientific knowledge and itsr practical use. An important goal is to teach students critical thinking and independent scientific work. Students gain more detailed knowledge, especially in the technological field of individual farm animal breedings. They are prepared for a versatile application in the professional and management sphere of both agricultural primary production and in advisory services in the field of breeding, reproduction and nutrition of livestock. They acquire methodological training for scientific research activities in research institutes and for activities at secondary agricultural vocational schools as well as for further professional growth in the scientific and pedagogical field at universities.
Specific admission requirements unspecified
Specific provisions for recognition of prior learning unspecified
Qualification requirements and regulations Graduating of magister study program in the field of agriculture, animal breeding, biology, veterinary medicine. An adequate level of knowledge is important from professional subjects and english language.
Profile of the programme Academic
Persistence requirements unspecified
Occupational profiles of graduates with examples The graduate should be an expert with a broad perspective and ability to solve complex scientific and research technical tasks in the field of agricultural production and related fields. Graduates will be able to work as specialized experts and scientists and researchers in basic or applied research.
Branch of study / Specialization guarantor Čítek Jindřich, prof. Ing. CSc.
Status Recommended year of study Recommended semester Course code Course title (* Final State Examination) Language of instruction Number of ECTS credits Course availability
A Compulsory - - KAES/AJ-D English language Czech 0  
A Compulsory - - FZE/PIZ Publication in journal with IF Czech 0  
A Compulsory - - FZE/VS2 Scientific seminar II Czech 0  
A Compulsory - - FZE/VS1 Scientific seminar I Czech 0  
A Compulsory - - FZE/VS4 Scientific seminar IV Czech 0  
A Compulsory - - FZE/ZS Internship abroad Czech 0  
A Compulsory - - FZE/VS3 Scientific seminar III Czech 0  
B Compulsory option - - KZVE/VYHZ Livestock Nutrition Czech 0  
B Compulsory option - - KZVE/CHK Horse Breeding Czech 0  
B Compulsory option - - KZVE/FYHZ Physiology of Livestock Czech 0  
B Compulsory option - - KKZP/TM Meat Technology Czech 0  
B Compulsory option - - KZVE/ZPCH Zoohygiene and Prophylaxis of Farm Animals Czech 0  
B Compulsory option - - KZVE/CHOK Sheep and Goat Breeding Czech 0  
B Compulsory option - - KZVE/RHZ Reproduction of Farm Animals Czech 0  
B Compulsory option - - KKZP/AHP Analysis and Evaluation of Foods Czech 0  
B Compulsory option - - KGZB/GN Genetics Czech 0  
B Compulsory option - - KZVE/CHD Poultry Breeding Czech 0  
B Compulsory option - - KZVE/CHS Cattle Breeding Czech 0  
B Compulsory option - - KZVE/CHP Pig Breeding Czech 0  
C Optional - - KZVE/ZIVV Information Processing in Science Czech 0  
C Optional - - KGZB/STAT Statistics Czech 0