The PhD thesis disputation takes place during a public sitting of the doctoral committee with the participation of the supervisor and reviewers. During the disputation, the PhD student presents the main assumptions of the PhD thesis and the reviewers present their opinions. The chairperson of the doctoral committee opens the discussion in which all participants may join.

After the disputation is over, the Faculty Council of the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Automatics, Computer Science and Biomedical Engineering adopts a resolution, in secret voting, upon the approval of the public PhD thesis disputation and on the conferral of the PhD degree.