Cookie settings

When you visit any website, that website may store or retrieve information about your browser, especially in the form of cookies. This information may relate to you, your preferences, your device, or it can be used to make the site work as you expect. This information usually doesn't identify you directly, but it allows you to get more personalized online content. In these settings, you can choose not to allow certain types of cookies. Click on the category headings to learn more and change your default settings. However, you should be aware that blocking certain cookies may affect your experience with the site and the services we may offer you.More info

Manage cookie settings

Necessary cookies

Always active

These cookies are necessary to ensure the functionality of the website and cannot be turned off in our systems. They are usually set up only in response to activities you perform that constitute a service-related request, such as setting privacy preferences, signing in, or filling out forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you to such cookies, in which case some parts of the site may not work.

Performance cookies

These cookies allow us to determine the number of visits and traffic sources so that we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us identify which sites are the most and least popular, and see how many visitors are moving around the site. All information that these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. If you do not enable these cookies, we will not know when you visited our site.

One of the basic long-term priorities of the development strategy of EF UMB is the development of doctoral studies, while the basic objective is the motivation to ensure high quality of the doctoral studies of doctoral students in full-time and part-time form of study, and to increase the number of doctoral students who have successfully completed their doctoral studies at EF UMB.

Doctoral study is carried out a full-time form of study and in a part-time form of study. The standard length of study in full-time form is three years, in part-time form it is four years.

Faculty of Economics, Banská Bystrica University offers doctoral study in following study programs of study branch Economics and Management:

Doctoral study consists of:

  • study part: study of compulsory, compulsory optional and optional courses in the form of lectures, seminars, consultations, colloquia, etc., and independent study of scientific and professional literature.
  • scientific part: independent creative scientific work, which is related to the topic of the dissertation thesis (hereinafter referred to as „DisT“). The scientific part of the doctoral study is professionally guaranteed by the Supervisor and the results of it are publications registered in the UMB University Library.

Part of the full-time doctoral study is the performance of pedagogical activities to the extent of a maximum of four hours per week on average per academic year.


Contact Persons:

prof. Ing. Zdenka Musová, PhD.
vice-dean for science and research and doctoral study
office No. 039, main building EF
Tel. 048/446 2140

PhDr. Ingrid Balážová
officer for science and research and doctoral study
office No. 040, main building EF,
Tel. 048/ 446 2141