doctoral degree

Admission Procedure 2021/2022

Application for Admission to Doctoral Studies at FA CTU for the year 2021/2022 shall be submitted electronically at by 30. April 2021. The printed and signed copy of the Application with required Attachments shall be sent by registered mail by 30. April 2021 to the address: Fakulta architektury ČVUT v Praze, Oddělení pro vědu a výzkum, Thákurova 9, 166 34 Praha 6.

Ph.D. Admission Procedure Poster 2021/2022

Admission criteria

To be eligible for admission to the doctoral study programme the applicants have to hold a master’s or engineer´s degree (not only a bachelor´s degree) in the same discipline or a related field. The degrees obtained abroad have to be validated as equivalent to qualifications awarded by Czech institutions in the process of nostrification. The level of knowledge and the presumptions for creative scientific work are assessed by the admission board appointed by the Dean. A requisite for admission to the doctoral study programme is active knowledge of English language on a level allowing communication in the particular branch of study. Foreigners, applying for the studies in Czech language, have to submit the certificate confirming their language knowledge at least on the level B1 at the time of the admission exam, and at least on the level B2 at the time of the registration for studies. Only certificates, issued by one of the following institutions, are accepted:

  • Masaryk Institute of Advanced Studies, CTU in Prague
  • Institute for Language and Preparatory Studies, Charles University in Prague
  • Kabinet jazyků FA ČVUT / Department of Languages / Faculty of Architecture, CTU in Prague
  • Czech Language Course for Foreign Participants / Faculty of Transportation Sciences, CTU in Prague

Admission to the programme is at the discretion of the Dean of the faculty, or the Head of the Department, on the basis of the results of the admission procedure. Experience in the chosen field is not a condition for admission, and there are no age restrictions. Students in their final year of studies are also allowed to apply; admission is conditional on graduation. Applicants who are admitted to doctoral study become doctoral students of the CTU.

For detail information about Admission Procedure please see, Admission Procedure

Tuition and Fees

Tuition fee

The doctoral study in English language is a subject of the tuition fee, announced by the rector of the CTU for the corresponding academic year according to Art. 11, par. 2 of the Statut ČVUT. Tuition fee has to be paid before the beginning of every semester. For this following school year is the tutition fee 500 CZK per semester.

Admission fee is 850 CZK. Banking details: Komercni Banka a.s., Dejvická 52,160 00 Prague 6

  • account number.: 19–5505650247/0100
  • IBAN: CZ 6601000000195­505650247
  • Variable symbol: 15000
  • Faculty Address CTU in Prague, Faculty of Architecture, Thákurova 9, 166 34 Praha 6, Czech Republic

Tutors and Themes

Dissertation Themes 2021/2022

Diploma Recognition – Nostrifikace

More information can be found on this link.

Visa and Accomodation


After being accepted for studies in the Czech Republic, the student must apply to the local Czech Embassy for a visa. The whole procedure of obtaining a visa for study purposes can take up to 60–90 days, so it is recommended to apply for the visa well in advance.

More information can be found on this link.


International students can find accomodation in the CTU dormitories or in private apartments. Useful information how to search for a flat or how to apply for a CTU dormitory accomodation can be found on this link.

Research Intership

Research Internship Form 2020 / 2021

For more information about research activities at our Faculty please check UNIQUE RESEARCH ACTIVITIES AND LABS.

Barrande fellowships

Barrande Fellowships - Guide for Applicants

Barrande Fellowships - Guide for Applicants - Short Terms Stays




Doctoral Study in English Coordinator


room 717


Faculty of Architecture Department of Science and Research, Czech Technical University in Prague


Thákurova 9

166 34 Prague 6 – Dejvice

Czech Republic



Vice-dean for Science and Reaseach 


room 508

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