Study programmes / B-WT Waste Technology
Programme: B-WT Waste Technology
Field of study: B-WT-WM Waste Management
Level of qualification:Bachelor
Mode of study: part-time
Qualification awarded:Bachelor's degree
Specific admission requirements:Completed secondary education and entrance examination, if required.
Qualification requirements and regulations:Finished secondary education with school leaving certificate. 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 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, which forms the basis for the students to assert themselves in the field of waste management.
Key learning outcomes: Graduates are competent to manage and operate the processes of technologies used in waste management, landfilling, municipal waste treatment and recycling, waste prevention, implementation of environmental management and cleaner production at all sectors of the economy and in the municipal sector.
Students gain professional knowledge and competence in related areas such as laboratory measurement techniques for waste management, thermal utilization of waste and biomass, waste water treatment technologies, technological equipment for constructions of waste management.
The graduate has the knowledge and skills of practical application of legislation of waste management and coherent legislation of the protection of air, water, soil, landscape and environment.
The graduate is a competent person for the planning and systematic design of waste management technologies.
The graduate is competent to act as Waste manager in accordance with applicable laws.
Occupational profile:The graduates are able to 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. 180 ECTS, state final exam, defence of the bachelor thesis.
Access to further studies:Successful graduates may proceed to master's 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
BIOLKGeneral Biology KExam6
CAA-CKInorganic and Analytical Chemistry KFulfillment of requirements2
CAA-PKInorganic and Analytical Chemistry KExam4
MT-KMathematics KExam6
2nd semester
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
ZASKBasis of Machine Industry KExam6
SVJAZKForeign Language - Combined StudyExam2
VMTKHigher Matematics KExam6
COR-PKOrganic Chemistry - P KExam4
COR-CKOrganic Chemistry KFulfillment of requirements2
FYZ1KPhysics I KExam6
STZPDKStatistical processing of data KExam4
3rd semester
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
CBIOH-CKBiochemistry in WM - CV KFulfillment of requirements2
CBIOH-PKBiochemistry in WM - P KExam4
FYZ2KPhysics II KExam6
TRMKThermomechanics KExam6
4th semester
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
METEKMechanics of Fluids KExam6
MIKRBKMicrobiology KExam6
MRTOHKSurveying and Administration of Waste Management Technologies KExam5
OTAJKTechnical Terminology WM KExam3
ISOHKWaste Management Information Systems KExam6
LOHKWaste Management Legislation KExam8
5th semester
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
SOHKBuildings for Waste Management KExam5
EKOKBusiness Economics KExam5
KOMOS1KMunicipal Waste and Landfilling 1 KExam6
TRZO1KThermic Waste Processing 1 KExam5
6th semester
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
BPBachelor ThesisFulfillment of requirements10
TBETKBioenergy technology transformationExam5
BZOD1KBiological Treatment of Wastes I KExam6
VYPTKComputer Technology KFulfillment of requirements4
MOHKMaterials Handling in Waste Management KExam4
CCOV1KPurification and Sewage Treatment Plants KExam7
Groups of courses for the entire plan
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of elective courses (necessary to accomplish min. 3 cours.)
ZETEKAgricultural Techniques KExam5
ESCHZKEcology systems of Animal Production KExam5
SKTOHKService and Commerce in WM Machinary KExam5
PUDZKSoil Science KExam6
TEZN3KTechnical Connoisseurship 3Exam5
ZABUKTechnical Equipment of Buildings KExam5
RPSDKThe development of psychosocial skillsFulfillment of requirements2