• General Information

    Full Name of University:

    Masaryk University

    Number of MAUI semesters you can accept during 2017/18 (not students):

    8

    General University Website:

    Click here.

    International Office/Website for Incoming Students:

    Click here.

    Contact person for incoming and outgoing students:

    Mr. Martin Vasek
    Centre for International Cooperation
    Komenského nam. 2
    602 00 Brno, Czech Republic
    00420549497785              
    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    Application website. If paper only, please write “paper only.”

    Click here.

    How does the application and admissions process differ for undergraduate versus graduates?

    No difference.

    Other important notes

     

    Last updated

    26 January 2017

  • Academics

    Areas of study open to undergraduate exchange students (list explicitly)

    All that offers courses offered in English. (We have more than 200 departments university-wide.)

    Open undergraduate areas of study taught in English (list explicitly)

    Click here.

    Are graduate areas open for exchange?

    Yes

    Areas of study open to graduate exchange students (list explicitly)

    All that offers courses offered in English. (We have more than 200 departments university-wide.)

    Can advanced undergraduate students take graduate level courses?

    Yes

    Can graduate student take undergraduate level courses?

    Yes

    Areas of study restricted to prior bilateral agreements between exchange departments or faculties

    None. But pre-requisites may be required for particular courses/fields.

    Areas of study not available to exchange students

    Faculty of Medicine, General Medicine and Denistry

    Websites for course offerings

    Click here.

    Required minimum and maximum number of credits available through the exchange

    For both undergraduate & graduate

    Minimum of 20 ECTS a semester, no maximum.

    Are summer courses available as exchange (non fee-paying)?

    If so, please provide summer school website.

    No

    Do students register for classes in advance or upon arrival?

    In advance

    Language Requirements

    B2 level of English or being a native speaker of English, B2 for Czech

    Language test certificate required?

    If so, which and when: before admission or upon arrival?

    A confirmation of English/Czech B2 level from home university is required for non-native speakers

    Preparatory language course for incoming students?

    Indicate dates and costs

    No

    Are there any special advising or registrations concerns that students should be aware of? Are services available to assist in registration or course selection?

    Do not wait until arrival at Masaryk University to register for courses. This must happen in advance.

    Additional Notes

    Last updated

    26 January 2017

  • Dates

    Application deadline for each term

    Semester 1: May 1

    Semester 2: October 1

    Academic Calendar

    Please list exact dates

    Semester 1: 18 September - 22 December 2017
    Semester 2: 19 February - 20 May 2018

    Examination period(s)

    Semester 1: 2 January - 9 February 2018
    Semester 2: 21 May - 29 June 2018
    Note: Exams may be set for earlier - for the autumn semester before Christmas. For the spring semester within the first week of the examination period

    If there is a break between the academic course calendar and exams, can arrangements be made so the student may take exams early?

    (i.e. semester ends in December and exams are late January).

    Yes

    Orientation session(s) for incoming students

    Is it mandatory, indicate dates and costs

    Semester 1: 10-17 September 2017 (mandatory)
    Semester 2: 11-18 February 2018 (mandatory)

    20 EUR

    Course registration deadline

    Two months before semester start.

    Last updated

    26 January 2017

  • Costs

    Total cost estimates per month in Euro

    (broken down below)

    540 - 700 (based on the housing prices of 2014)

    Housing

    105-135

    Meals

    3-15 for a meal and a drink

    Course Materials

    up to 50

    Local Transportation

    11 (for students < 26 y/o), 27 (for students > 26 y/o)

    Health Insurance

    Czech based travel health insurance needed for Czech visa

    Other

    (please indicate and specify any mandatory additional fees)

    Refundable housing deposit (130 EUR), MU chip card 6 EUR, Orientation week fee of 20 EUR

    Is comparable health insurance coverage from abroad allowed/not allowed?

    If not, please include fees in “other” field above.

    Yes

    Additional Notes

     

    Last Updated

    26 January 2017

  • Housing and Student Life

    Is housing assistance available? How do students apply, and is it guaranteed?

    Yes

    Housing options

    MU halls of residence

    Housing Website and Contact Person(s)

    Click here.

    Do students apply for housing with their regular application or is it separate?

    Please list housing application deadline.

    Within regular application

    What kinds of health facilities are available at the university?

    None, but public health system is very good.

    Are internships available?

    No

    Are student jobs available/allowed?

    Yes

    Additional Notes

     

    Last Updated

    26 January 2017

  • Promotional Materials

    Please add links to promotional materials below

    Please keep in mind that these resources are here for partners to use to promote exchanges; this is not itself a promotional website. As such, please simply link to your promotional materials and refrain from embedding video or images on this page.

    University Video:

    University Image Library:

    University or Departmental Brochures:

    Last Updated

    23 May 2017