There are many reasons for choosing the Czech Republic as your next study destination. Are you wondering why or still not sure whether you should do it? That's why we put together these 7 reasons.
1. High quality of education
The first Czech university, the Charles University in Prague, was founded in 1348 as the first university in Central Europe.
The Czech study system is compatible with the ECTS (European Credit Transfer System), so the credits you receive for the courses you pass are transferrable.
2. Interesting work opportunities
Many international companies have their subsidiaries and offices in the Czech Republic so you won't have to worry about being unemployed after finishing your studies. Many companies also offer internships for students which would be a great carreer boost!
It's also very common for foreign students to offer language lessons of their mother tongue.
3. Cheap beer (and low living costs)
As a student, I'm sure you'll appreciate the Czech beer and especially the low prices in bars and restaurants.
Other prices for instance for public transport, accomodation or food are also cheap while their quality is comparable to other European countries.
4. Czech Republic is a great place to live...
...and also a great starting point for travelling around Europe. Because of its cental location, you'll have the opportunity to visit countries and cities you might never have a chance of visiting again.
5. Many diverse study programmes in English language
The offer is really wide, starting with photography and ending with nanotechnology. Look up your dream study programme in our configurator.
6. History of the Czech Republic is fascinating
And you have an opportunity to discover it and maybe even be a part of it!
7. Student organizations
Many international student organizations like AEGEE, AIESEC or IAESTE are running their branches in the Czech Republic. That way, you'll never be alone and can meet many interesting people from abroad.
Well, we hope that our article has helped you with your decision and we're looking forward to welcome you here, in the Czech Republic!