Advanced Master's Procedure


Graduates with Master's degree in Pharmacy are entitled to take Advanced Master's State examination and defend Advanced Master´s thesis .

They are conffered PharmDr. (Doctor of Pharmacy) degree after successful completion.

Candidates are not students of the Faculty but have the right to make use of the facilities and information technology needed to prepare for this examination.

Advanced Master's Procedure is conducted for a fee specified in Advanced Master's State Examination Provisions and Financial Conditions.



·         Length of the procedure:

     Up to 24 months

·         Completion of the procedure:

     Defense of the thesis + state examination in the chosen area

·         Title the graduates receive:

    Doctor of Pharmacy - PharmDr.



Candidates for the PharmDr. degree need to deliver the following documents to the Study office:


·         1. Completely filled-in Application to the procedure - here

·         2. Copy of the university Diploma verified by the notary

·         3. Copy of the “Diploma Supplement” verified by the notary

·         4. Validated University Diploma – in case that the Diploma was received in other country than Czech Republic and Slovakia - more infornation to be found in here

·         5. Professional Curriculum Vitae (including the list of publications is optional)


 Graduates of Faculty of Pharmacy UVPS Brno can deliver copies of Diploma and Diploma Supplement without notary verification.


The Advanced Master’s  degree (PharmDr.) is offered in five areas:



1. Social Pharmacy - Pharmacy Practice

Assoc. Prof. RNDr. Jozef Kolář, CSc.
2. Pharmacognosy

Assoc.Prof. PharmDr. Karel Šmejkal, Ph.D.

3. Pharmaceutical Technology - Galenic Pharmacy PharmDr. Mgr. David Vetchý, Ph.D.
4. Pharmacology and Toxicology Assoc.Prof. PharmDr. Peter Kollár, PhD.
5. Medicinal Chemistry Prof. RNDr. Jozef Csöllei, CSc.