The Faculty of Natural Science at Masaryk University in Brno provides higher education in the scientific fields of Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and Earth Sciences. The goal of this education is preparing future specialized researchers in the sciences, and future secondary school teachers. The part of this activity is a participation at basic and applied research, which with faculty contribute to science knowledge development. In the academic year 2012/2013 faculty continues in the concept of three levels of education (Bachelors – Masters – Doctorate). Bachelors study programmes, standart 3 years long, are set to graduates. The master study programme, standart 2 years long, can study a graduate of bachelor study programme. Doctoral study programme is for graduates of masters programme graduates.The Faculty of Science at MU offers 7 quality doctoral programs in 38 accredited fields of study. Unfortunately, only a limited number of those who successfully take the entrance exam can be admitted. The doctoral studies program (DSP) is focused on scientific research and independent, creative practical or theoretical work in the area of basic and applied research and development. The main condition for acceptance is properly completed studies under the Masters’ degree programs. The standard period of studies is four years (in accordance with the Law on Institutes of Higher Education 111/1998, and the Regulations for Studies and Examinations), and may be extended to a maximum period of seven years including interruptions. Studies may be taken in presentation form or combined. Studies are pursued according to an individual study plan under the guidance of an advisor, and are completed by passing a standard examination and defence of dissertation, usually within 4 years. Graduates are awarded the academic title of “Doctor”, abbreviated to PhD., placed after the name.