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Qualification: Doctorate in the field of quality management (no legal status)

Doctorate in the field of quality management (no legal status)

Qualification Information

Students will be able to:

(general competences)

  • identify a given research problem, analyse it and determine possible solutions,
  • recognise paradigm shifts and formulate modern innovative concepts and approaches intended to improve the quality of life of individuals, organisations and communities,
  • master standard methods, procedures and processes of research work in the field of quality and excellence,
  • apply acquired theoretical knowledge in practice,
  • demonstrate autonomy in research and technical work,
  • demonstrate a commitment to professional ethics,

(subject-specific competences)

  • formulate and implement original scientific solutions to given problems and opportunities in the fields of quality and excellence,
  • solve in an original way specific research problems in various fields of quality and excellence as well as related disciplines,
  • develop new skills in the application of knowledge in their specific research and work area of quality and excellence and related disciplines,
  • develop new empirical research methods for quality and excellence and related disciplines (econometric modelling, decision-making theory, empirical marketing research),
  • present scientific results obtained in the form of publication in international scientific periodicals.

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Independent higher education institution, Faculty of Organisational Studies

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Examination performance is graded as follows: 10 (excellent); 9 (very good: above-average knowledge but with some mistakes); 8 (very good: solid results); 7 (good); 6 (adequate: knowledge satisfies minimum criteria); 5–1 (inadequate). In order to pass an examination, a candidate must achieve a grade between adequate (6) and excellent (10).

 

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Students must meet all requirements defined by the study programme to complete their studies.

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  • A completed second-cycle study programme (under the Bologna system) where they have gained at least 300 credits (under the Bologna system) in the first and second cycle or in an integrated master’s programme; or
  • a completed former (old, i.e. pre-Bologna) undergraduate study programme to obtain an Academic Bachelor Degree qualification; or
  • a completed second-cycle study programme (under the Bologna system) and prior to that a completed former (pre-Bologna) Professional Bachelor Degree programme, where candidates had to complete a total of at least five years of study.
NQF Level: 
10
Access requirements: 
  • A completed second-cycle study programme (under the Bologna system) where they have gained at least 300 credits (under the Bologna system) in the first and second cycle or in an integrated master’s programme; or
  • a completed former (old, i.e. pre-Bologna) undergraduate study programme to obtain an Academic Bachelor Degree qualification; or
  • a completed second-cycle study programme (under the Bologna system) and prior to that a completed former (pre-Bologna) Professional Bachelor Degree programme, where candidates had to complete a total of at least five years of study.
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Students must meet all requirements defined by the study programme to complete their studies.