Ph.D.Air Traffic Control and Management

Czech Technical University in Prague - Faculty of Transportation Sciences
Doctoral study program "Technology in Transportation and Telecommunications" in the study field "Air Traffic Control and Management" follows to the accredited 2-year Master's degree program P3710 "Technology and Technics of Transport and Communications," especially in the study field of "Air Traffic Control and Management". The basic characteristic of doctoral studies in the field "Air Traffic Control and Management" is a continuity of Master's program with the possibility to modify the optional part of the study block narrower specialization. Doctoral study program is aimed at scientific research and independent creative work of PhD students, especially in the following areas: The development of air transport systems on the principles of sustainable mobility, European air transport policy, Development of methods to assess usability of air traffic systems, Development of modern logistics systems, Modeling of technological processes, Development of communication, navigation and surveillance systems. It is oriented to the opportunity to deepen theoretical knowledge of students for their specific scientific work in solving research tasks under supervision. Students are trained to deal with complex analytical and decision-making processes in the field of technology and management in air transport and telecommunications at the current level of knowledge.

Graduate profile

Graduates obtain deepened knowledge of applied mathematics, economics, transport, decision theory, marketing and strategic management, supplemented with special knowledge of the theory of transport, transport technology and modern logistics systems. Within the study, student also creates a narrower specialization by study of specialized subjects such as Air Traffic Management, Aerodynamics and Mechanics of Flight, Management and Economics of Air Transport, Instrument Systems, Navigation, Aircraft Construction, Construction of Propulsion Systems, Ecology and Environment in Aviation, Human Factors in Aviation, Advanced CNS Systems (Communication, Navigation, Surveillance), Modern Trends in Airport Development, Electronics, Quality in Civil Aviation, European Approach to Aircraft Maintenance, Flight Control Systems. Graduate will find employment in management functions in aviation domain, research centers and universities workplaces. Employment can be also found as economist in air transport, in design organizations or in the state administration to solve large, complex problems of technology and air traffic management.

Application

Applications start 12th June 2017
Applications end 15th June 2017
Start of study: 1st October 2018
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Admission requirements

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Contact

http://www.cvut.cz
Degree Ph.D.
Study duration 3 years
Language English
Place Prague
School fees € 5110 per year
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