Substantiating Standards for Training PhDs in Technical Universities of Ukraine (Case Study of the National Mining University, Dnipro, Ukraine)

  • Yuliia Shabanova
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 716)


The paper focuses on substantiation and implementation of the standards of the scientific and educational programme for training PhDs in technical sciences into the process of research engineers’ instruction at NMU. The template curriculum has been developed with due regard to the holistic education paradigm and the synthesis of professional, social and worldview competences. PhD training is based on scientific and educational programme intended to build up integral, general and professional competences of young scholars. The syllabus for the course “Philosophy of Science and Fundamentals of Professional Ethics” has been compiled as a worldview foundation for shaping the mind of a scholar in technical sciences according to the topical issues of co-evolutionary development.


Doctor of philosophy in technical sciences Holistic education Coevolution Scientific and educational programme General and professional competences Philosophy of Science 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.National Mining UniversityDniproUkraine

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