Study programmes / C-WT Waste Technology
Programme: C-WT Waste Technology
Field of study: C-WT-WTM Waste Technology and Management
Level of qualification:Master continuing
Mode of study: full-time
Qualification awarded:Master's degree
Specific admission requirements:Completed bachelor degree programme and entrance examination, if required.
Qualification requirements and regulations:Finished Bachelor's degree programme with bachelor diploma. Further information available here.
Specific arrangements for recognition of prior learning:There are no specific arrangements for recognition of prior learning. The recognition procedure of the university is guided by the Act No. 111/1998 on Higher Education Institutions and the university "Study and Examination Rules". Further information available here.
Profile of the programme:This study program is a continuation of the Bachelor's program "Waste Technology". It focuses on technology of material and energy recovery in waste treatment, and if need be on technology of waste disposal. The basis of the study is to develop and deepen the knowledge of the disciplines that form the theoretical foundation of the field and most importantly of the specialized discipline (see below), which constitutes the basis for asserting the students the application in the field of WM.
Key learning outcomes: Competencies of graduates are extended to other experiences, practical skills and highly specialized knowledge, based on the latest knowledge in the field of Waste Management.
The graduate is competent to independently manage processes and technologies of waste utilization and waste reducing, based on biological, chemical and physical processes and in this way integrate the knowledge of different disciplines.
The graduate is also competent to independently manage the management of waste processes and technologies and to take a responsibility of the contribution to professional knowledge and practice.
His skills are based on the Economic Management and passes to the level of Environmental Management and Environmental Audit of processes, technologies and operations based on the principles of IPPC.
Graduates will find careers at branches of production, business and research, at the state and local government, at Education and consulting.
Graduates are also competent to manage their own business in the field of Waste Management.
The graduate is competent to act as Waste Manager in accordance with applicable laws.
Occupational profile:The graduates will find their jobs in the entrepreneurial sphere as managerial workers holding an office of a "Waste Manager" according to the Act on Wastes. They are able to find work in the public administration and in advisory and consultancy companies.
Graduation requirements:Min. 120 ECTS, state final exam, defence of the master's thesis.
Access to further studies:Successful graduates may proceed to doctoral study programme.
Examination regulations, assessment and grading:Further information available here.
Programme supervisor:doc. Ing. Tomáš Vítěz, Ph.D.

To obtain 60 ECTS credits per academic year, students should choose courses from any other study programme taught at the university.

1st semester
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
BZOD2Biological Treatment of Wastes IIExam6
MNGBusiness ManagementExam5
KREKOLandscape EcologyExam5
2nd semester
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
EMNGEnvironmental ManagementExam5
GEISGeographic Information SystemExam6
SYPRSystematic ProjectingExam5
TZZAOTechnology of Processing Horticulture WasteExam5
PRAXDVocational Practice (4 weeks)Fulfillment of requirements4
3rd semester
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
ENAUEnvironmental auditExam5
TKOMSMachinery for Communal ServicesExam6
MBPModelling of Biological ProcessesExam5
MNGRTRisk Management of Waste TechnologiesExam5
LOH2Waste Management Legislation IIExam6
4th semester
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
DPDiploma thesisFulfillment of requirements20
TPOH1Machinery for Waste Management 1Exam6
DEPUSoil DecontaminationExam4
TEVOWater TechnologyExam4
Groups of courses for the entire plan
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of elective courses (necessary to accomplish min. 1 cours.)
CVOChemical Properties of WasteExam5
ZRKOil Contamination RemovalExam4
FVOPhysical Properties of WasteExam5
RADORadioactive WasteExam5