The purpose of the training is to acquire and apply basic theoretical and practical knowledge in the future (either in work or in further studies). After the successful accomplishment of the training, candidates will be entitled to bear the title „bachelor” („Bc.”). The training covers six terms (three academic years).
The Reformed Theological Faculty offers the following training: Missiology, diaconia and social work. Missiology, diaconia and social work are all important factors for our society and Church. These three branches are interconnected, and their main purpose is to help people. In the past they have been fully neglected. In our days, when the social care is less effective, the aid is again important. It is imperative for us that the Reformed Theological Faculty meets these requirements.
Those graduated from our faculty are able to analyze the problems and chances of these branches. They are able to suggest real solutions which can maintain and improve the living condition of the population. They cooperate with the Church, managers or other specialists and also are able to assume positions at various sectors of ecclesiastic and social sphere, Ministry of the Interior, justice department, public administration, and other private institutes, especially in the realm of mediation.
Contracted basic and master's degree
In especially justified cases the Educational Ministry, due to the suggestion of the Accreditation Committee, regarding to the special features of the concrete studies, allows the contraction of the basic and master's degree. After the successful completion of this training the graduated will earn a "master" ("Mgr.") title. The duration of the training lasts ten terms (five academic years).
The Reformed Theological Faculty offers the following contracted training: reformed theology. The graduate acquire the language and habit of the current community, take control the religious events, can handle the emerging religious conflicts, while they creatively operate day by day. They receive excellent knowledge from the theological discipline, moreover they acquire the special method, which are necessary to observe the theoretical and practical ecclesiastic regulations. These studies are preparing the interested ones, to be ready for ecclesiastic serving, and to assertively participate in various corporations and ecumenical meetings.
Those, who have finished the reformed theology are ready to:
- Independently work with the original texts of the Bible, namely the Hebrew and the Greek texts, to translate and explain them.
- Understand and correctly define the historical background of the biblical passages
- Interpret the current ecclesiastical and social situation, applying them in accordance with the biblical texts.
- Define the general ethical norms, synchronizing them with the theological thinking, which is used by the Church and the civil society.
- Be well-informed between classic and modern philosophical and religious tendencies.
- Creatively operate at interpersonal relationships in the lover departments with every classes, and to pursue caritative function.
The doctorate course by the virtue of Bologna Process is the third training degree, which purpose is to get new knowledge which rests on the current position of the science. The purpose of the doctoral candidate is to take part in the furtherance of science by its researches. After the successful completion of the course, the graduate will earn the "doctor of philosophy" ("PhD.") academic title.
The length of time for the doctorate course will be at least three, perhaps for years, while the correspondent course will lasts five years.
The doctoral candidate practicing his studies with the help of individual instructional plan, leading by a consultant. The term of finishing the training is to successfully pass the dissertation exam and to defend the dissertation thesis.
Before the beginning of the matriculation process the university has to announce the subjects of the dissertation theses. The interested persons can apply for these subjects, but can only choose one.
The doctorate course has an instructional and a research part. The instructional plan is composed by the consultant, and it has to be confirmed by the advisement.
The instructional part includes lectures and seminaries, and also the research and the investigation of the specialized literature. In the research part is necessary the individual or group researches, which has to connect to the dissertation thesis. This part is guaranteed by the consultant.
Necessary condition of the full time training is at least a four hour per week pedagogical function in an academic year, in which the education is included.
The university grant exhibition for the doctoral candidates, who officiate on full time training. The correspondence training is reimbursement of costs.