Computer Engineer PhD

Study programme

Computer Engineer

Faculty

Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Informatics

Further information

https://www.vik.bme.hu/en/education/programs/

Study level

PhD

Language

English

Qualification

PhD in Computer Engineering

Short description of the study programme

The PhD Program in Computer Engineering is designed to pursue research in the areas of infocommunications, algorithms, data security , data bases, and SW technologies. There are courses which provide the disciplinary background of research including cutting edge mathematics in the domain of stochastic processes, functional analysis and linear algebra, and also in networking and algorithms. There are at least 20-30 research topics announced each year by the supervisors. Besides completing the courses the PhD students research on their chosen topics and publish their results with the help of their supervisors. 

Duration of studies (semesters)

8

Minimum requirements

- diploma of MSc in corresponding fields  (min. quality 70%);
- language skills proven by TOEFL (min 500 points), IELTS (min 5.0 points) or equivalent certificates

Required language level

B2

Entrance Examination

Yes

Type of Entrance Examination (written/oral/both)

oral

Place of Entrance Examination

Electronic

Description of selection and entrance examination process

Admission procedure in general and general requirements: refer to admission regulations

Steps:
- preevaluation of the submitted documents: quality of MSc diploma (min 70%), quality of MSc and BSc transcripts, obtained credits in the corresponding fields; additional evaluated aspects: quality of motivation letter, recommendation letters
- selection of research topics
- electronic interview (via internet): evaluation of language skills (the interview is in English), motivation, attitude, technical preparedness in the selected research field
Result: admission to PhD programme /admission rejected

Availability of Preparatory Year

No

Contact (regarding non scholarship holders' administrative issues)

Valéria BALOGH

admission@mail.bme.hu

+36-1-463-3981

Contact (regarding Stipendium Hungaricum administrative issues)

Dóra FEKETE

fekete.dora@kth.bme.hu

+36-1-463-1256

Contact (academic programme)

Anita SZENDREI

english_program_info@vik-dh.bme.hu

+36-1-463-2448