Admission Procedure

UNIVERSITY OF SPLIT
FACULTY OF KINESIOLOGY

Split, Teslina 6

PUBLIC CALL

for enrolment to the Postgraduate Doctoral Study of Kinesiology for earning the academic title of the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in the 2016/2017 academic year (maximum 30 students)


I/ ENROLMENT CONDITIONS

1.     The study may be enrolled by applicants

1.1. who graduated from:

1.1.1.     a graduate university study of kinesiology and have accumulated at least 300 ECTS credits.

1.1.2.     another related university graduate study and have accumulated at least 300 ECTS credits (special education, medicine, psychology, sociology, pedagogy and anthropology)

1.1.3.     a university graduate study and have accumulated at least 300 ECTS credits in other areas (economics, law, electrical engineering, architecture, civil engineering, etc.), provided that before taking any of the exams from the programme of the postgraduate doctoral study, they have passed two group exams from fundamental kinesiological disciplines and these are:

KINESIOLOGICAL ANTHROPOLOGY (Functional Anatomy, Kinesiological Physiology, Kinesiological Anthropology, Kinesiologi9cal Psychology and Kinesiological Sociology)

GENERAL KINESIOLOGY (Systematic Kinesiology, Basic Kinesiological Transformations, Biomechanics)

1.2. whose grade point average at the graduate university study equals 3.5 or lower (not lower than 3,0) with enclosed published scientific papers

1.3. who actively speak a foreign language, particularly the English language

2/ APPLICATION DOCUMENTS

Application form with the scoring system included DOWNLOAD
Proof of completed education from Article 1 Paragraph 1 of this Call (original or certified copy)
Transcript of records (or Diploma supplement)
Proof of scientific research (if any)
Short curriculum vitae and letter of intent
Proof of citizenship

3/ ENTRANCE EXAMINATION

Enrolment applications are accepted from 4 April 2016 to 4 October 2016.

Entrance examination procedure and the English language proficiency testing shall take place if more than 30 applicants apply.

Entrance examination procedure implies ranking applicants according to their grade point average from the previously completed study, published scientific papers and English language proficiency (not an elimination criterium).

Applicants shall be SELECTED according to the criteria of scoring in the application form.

Entrance examination schedule and fee shall be published additionally.

Interview with the applicant is a compulsory part of the admission procedure.

Applicants shall be informed on their entrance examination results in an email.

4/ OTHER ANNOTATIONS

Incomplete applications or if not according to instructions shall not be taken into consideration.

Applicants are due to submit a copy of papers and congress abstracts as well as certificate on the congress review.

Entrance examination fee and tuition fee shall be published additionally at the Faculty website.

Applications are sent to the following address: Sveučilište u Splitu, Kineziološki fakultet, Studentska služba, Teslina 6, 21000 Split (Eng. University of Split, Faculty of Kinesiology, Students REcords Office, Teslina 6, 21000 Split), with annotation: natječaj za doktorski studij (Eng. Public call for doctoral study) or applicants should be submitted personally to the Student Administration Office.

Applicants who completed a foreign study are submitted to the procedure of academic recognition of foreign higher education qualification at the University of Split.

All other information available at the Student Administration Office (studentska.sluzba@kifst.hr, 021/302-444).