Pharmacology and Toxicology

Code P5206 Pharmacy / Pharmacology and Toxicology

  • Form of study: full time / combined
  • Form of entrance exam: oral
  • Number of accepted students: 2/1

Content of the entrance examination

Oral exam from the knowledge of the general and special pharmacology and pathobiochemistry.
English language exam for English language knowledge assessment (C1 at least).

Additional conditions for the bonus (practice)

Successfully completed university studies in pharmacy, medicine or natural sciences (rated 2 points).
Previous professional experience (rated 3 points).

Indication of the supposed training center and the approval of a specific supervisor with the management of the planned doctoral project (rated max. 5 points).

Criteria for the evaluation examination

  1. Professional knowledge level – reviewed on answers to questions stated in General content of entrance exam (max. up to 10 points)
  2. Submitted doctoral project – complexity of project, modern methodical access to solution and project continuation of actually solved topics in appropriate field of study are evaluated (max. up to 10 points)

The minimum admission limit is 20 points.

The Dean decides to accept the applicant(s) who have fulfilled the conditions of the admission procedure and, according to the number of points achieved, ranked in the order corresponding to the predetermined number of accepted applicants for the particular program.

Conditions for admission

  1. Finishing of required former studies, i.e the proper completion of studies in the Master's degree program
  2. Successfully passed entrance exam

Informations on the exercise of graduates

The doctoral program of Pharmacology and Toxicology is based on individual experimental work as well as theoretical tuition according to individual study plans, which are specifically tailored to the specialization of each student. These study plans cover the disciplines from the molecular level to that of the whole organism. Graduates have deep knowledge of the principles of pharmacokinetics, and the mechanisms of pharmacological and toxicological effects of drugs. They will be well qualified to conduct research and deal with practical problems in the laboratories of pharmaceutical industry, hospitals, schools, research institutes and facilities for veterinary and nuclear medicine.

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