Course Details

Doctoral state examination

DEA069 course is part of 4 study plans

Ph.D. full-t. program DPC-GK compulsory Winter Semester 3rd year 20 credits

Ph.D. combi. program DKC-GK compulsory Winter Semester 3rd year 20 credits

Ph.D. full-t. program DPA-GK compulsory Winter Semester 3rd year 20 credits

Ph.D. combi. program DKA-GK compulsory Winter Semester 3rd year 20 credits

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.

Course Guarantor

prof. Ing. Viliam Vatrt, DrSc.


Institute of Geodesy

Learning outcomes

The aim of subject and output of study is successfully passed state doctor exam.


Knowledges of university graduate (geodesy and cartography specialization) supplemented by doctoral study.


Supervisor determines for concrete theme of doctor thesis.

Planned educational activities and teaching methods

Teaching methods depend on the type of course unit as specified in relevant article of VUT Rules for Studies and Examinations, especially LMS Moodle, consultation, self-study, presentation.

Forms and criteria of assessment

To pass the exam there is necessary demonstrate deep theoratical and practical knowledge (at Ph.D. level).

Specification of controlled instruction, the form of instruction, and the form of compensation of the absences

Vymezení kontrolované výuky a způsob jejího provádění stanoví každoročně aktualizovaná vyhláška garanta předmětu.

Syllabus of lectures

1.-13. week: State examen - theoretical and practical preparation.