Conditions of filing an application – at least 150 credits obtained (excluding the credits obtained for submitting the dissertation).
Application for Leave to Defend Dissertation shall be filed by student in the Filing Office of the Faculty of Law CU in Bratislava.
Dissertation Requirements – stipulated in Internal Regulation No. 12/2013 (Directive of Rector of CU in Bratislava)
The Ph.D. student may also submit his/her scientific work which has been published or he/she may also submit a collection of his/her own scientific works which in terms of their contents focus on and analyse the issues concerning the topic of dissertation. Ph.D. student shall submit the set of his/her publications with a detailed introduction in which he/she shall explain the current state regarding the researched issues, goals of the dissertation and conclusions at which he/she arrived after dealing with the topic of dissertation. In case the submitted publications have been created by a number of authors, the Ph.D. student shall also attach the declaration of co-authors regarding his author's interest in the work. In case the dissertation has resulted from a team-work, the Ph.D. student shall provide an overview of his/her own findings and interconnect them with findings of other members of the team.