Department of Civil Law
The Department of Civil Law (“the Department”) provides a number of courses in both the first as well as the second degree of university study where such courses are primarily focused on civil substantive law, civil procedure, intellectual property law and family law. Apart from compulsory and selective compulsory courses, such as Civil Law I, Civil Law II, Civil Law III, Civil Law IV, Intellectual Property Law, and Family Law, the Department also offers several elective courses related to them. A university graduate may also take the rigorous examination at the Department and subsequently defend his/her rigorous thesis on issues falling under the civil substantive law or civil procedural law.
Furthermore, the Department also guarantees the third degree of university study in the branch of study No. 3.4.11 (Civil Law) in the daily form of study.
In terms of its staff, the Department consists of 3 professors, 2 associate professors, 4 assistant professors and 10 Ph.D. students. Apart from their pedagogical and publication activities, members of the Department get also actively involved in scientific grant projects. Moreover, they are members of editorial boards of well-known journals or members of recodification commissions both in Slovakia as well as abroad.