All Ph.D. programmes (enlisted below) are organized as a full-time or a combined study. Students enter either of the forms of the study following a successful admission examination.
The full-time study is the main form of Ph.D. studies and it is a full-time job for the students. The studies usually take three years. The PhD students have a status of university students, including a scholarship, and they are entitled to a four-week vacation.
The part-time study is designed mainly for employed applicants or for the faculty employees – their employment remains during the studies. The duration of the studies is usually three years.