Music Theory and Pedagogy

Doctoral degree in full-time or combined form. The language of instruction is Czech.

The programme can be studied only as a single subject.

What will you learn?

Doctoral studies in the field of Music Theory and Pedagogy create prerequisites for deeper professional orientation of graduates in work especially in the area of tertiary education, i.e. at universities, academies and institutions of the musical cultural focus. Graduates should be ready for a scientific-research career in academic institutions, such as post-graduate positions and assistant professors. The main focus of the study is on interdisciplinary relations – gaining expertise in the areas of general and musical aesthetics, semiotics, musical sociology, musical psychology and pedagogy.

“Through analysis of music to its deeper experience.”

Practical training

The practice is fulfilled by:

– the participation of the doctoral student in teaching in bachelor or master study programs

– research assignments

– active participation in conferences, symposia, professional seminars etc.

– mobility / study stay

Further information

Career opportunities

Graduate employment is expected at universities, especially at the music departments at educational and similarly orientated faculties in the Czech Republic, and in various musical education institutions. Of course, there is also a graduate employment in secondary music schools, where he/she will offer a higher professional qualification than a master's degree graduate.

Admission requirements

No information available

Study information

Provided by Faculty of Education
Type of studies Doctoral
Mode full-time Yes
combined Yes
distance No
Study options single-subject studies Yes
single-subject studies with specialization No
major/minor studies No
Standard length of studies 4 years
Language of instruction Czech
Doctoral board and doctoral committees

Do you have any questions?
Send us an e-mail to

doc. PhDr. Marek Sedláček, Ph.D.



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