• General Information

    Full Name of University:

    Masaryk University

    Number of MAUI semesters you can accept during 2019/20 (not students):


    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
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    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

    January 2019

  • Academics

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

    Any field of study (we have more than 200 departments university-wide) that offers courses offered in English (see the list of available course below)

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

    Any field of study (we have more than 200 departments university-wide) that offers courses offered in English (see the list of available course below)

    Are graduate areas open for exchange?


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

    Any field of study (we have more than 200 departments university-wide) that offers courses offered in English (see the list of available course below)

    Can advanced undergraduate students take graduate level courses?


    Can graduate student take undergraduate level courses?


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

    None. However, some courses require prerequisites to be met in order to join the given course

    Areas of study not available to exchange students

    Faculty of Medicine, General Medicine

    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 and maximal number of 60 ECTS a semester applies

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

    If so, please provide summer school website.


    Do students register for classes in advance or upon arrival?

    In advance

    Language Requirements

    B2 level of English/Czech or being a native speaker

    Language test certificate required?

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

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

    Preparatory language course for incoming students?

    Indicate dates and costs


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

    Not to leave the course registration for the arrival to MU

    Additional Notes

    Last updated

    January 2019

  • Dates

    Host Application deadline for each term

    Semester 1/Fall: May 1

    Semester 2/Spring: October 1

    Academic Calendar

    Please list exact dates

    Semester 1/Fall: 16 September - 22 December 2019
    Semester 2/Spring: 17 February - 24 May 2020

    Examination period(s)

    Semester 1/Fall: 16 December 2019 - 8 February 2020
    Semester 2/Spring: 25 May - 5 July 2020
    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).


    Orientation session(s) for incoming students

    Is it mandatory, indicate dates and costs

    Semester 1/Fall: 8-15 September 2019 (mandatory)
    Semester 2/Spring: 9-16 February 2020 (mandatory)

    20 EUR

    Course registration deadline

    From two months before semester’s start to 2 weeks after the semester’s start

    Last updated

    January 2019

  • Costs

    Total cost estimates per month in Euro

    (broken down below)




    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


    (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.


    Additional Notes


    Last Updated

    January 2019

  • Housing and Student Life

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


    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?


    Are student jobs available/allowed?


    Additional Notes

     We recommend to purchase the Czech based travel health insurance as it has to meet given features to be accepted by visa authorities

    Last Updated

    January 2019

  • 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

    January 2019