High quality Education and research, especially in Sciences, Engineering and Medicine, has a long tradition in the Czech Republic. The Charles University in Prague was founded in 1348 and is the oldest university in the Central Europe. Quality assurance of various activities of higher education institutions belongs to the main priorities of the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports.
Czech Universities offer long-standing reputations, unique conception and interesting specializations. Students an come for a short study visit or to complete their degree in a wide range of traditional as well as newly-emerging disciplines.
Over 37,000 foreign students are studying at Czech higher Education Institutions and their interest is growing as the offer of study programmes in foreign language is increasing. Czech Universities are more and more involved in a wide range of international cooperation activities and programmes taking place in the European Union and other Countries.
Studying in the Czech Republic puts you in the middle of Europe and have a great change to discover all European Countries and places you might otherwise not have had the opportunity t visit.
The country’s culture was historically formed mainly by Slavonic, German and Jewish influence, influence which resulted in a rich Central- European culture heritage and lifestyle.
The cost of living in Czech Republic are not as high as the cost in western Europe and the life is thus more affordable.