Why is Czechia the #smartchoice?

Thinking about studying abroad? In Czechia you’ll find everything in one place. High-quality education, an excellent choice of study opportunities, and affordable living in a beautiful and safe country. Plus, it’s the ideal location to travel around Europe. Study. Travel. Work. Live!


High-quality education with affordable living costs

Give yourself the best without breaking the bank! In Czechia you will find top-ranked universities in Central Europe and an affordable student life. 16 universities are included in the QS EECA University Rankings 2022 TOP 300 . The average price for a student dorm is 190 EUR per month and your lunch in a student canteen costs around 2.5 EUR.

Over 1,000 programmes in English

Take a look at our STUDY IN portal and choose from over 1,000 degree programmes in English. 94% of tuition fees range from 0 – 6,000 EUR/year. You can also come for summer school, participate in a short-term or exchange programme, or prepare to study in Czech during a language preparation course. Education in the Czech language is free of charge at public and state universities.

17% of international students in CZECHIA

Join the community of international students in Czechia! Currently, there are nearly 300,000 students studying at Czech universities, out of which about 50,000 are international students in degree programmes and nearly 10,000 in short-term study programmes. You can also become a STUDY IN ambassador, share your story with others, and gain professional social media experience.

Possibility to work during studies

Having a part-time job is very common, and as a student you don´t need an employment permit. However, the work should not affect your academic results and studies must remain the main reason for your stay in Czechia. After graduation you can stay for up to 9 months and find a job or start your own business.

Innovative careers in research

Broaden your horizons - study in Czechia for innovative careers in research. Public universities form an essential part of the research and development infrastructure. They are particularly active in the so-called STEMM disciplines (including science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medicine). The country’s 8 European Centers of Excellence focus on international cooperation in R&D, and 40 Regional R&D Centers carry out applied research in cooperation with industry.

Strategic location in the centre of Europe

Studying in Czechia means living in the middle of Europe and this gives you a great chance to travel all over the continent. It’s also worth exploring the country itself - picturesque towns, historical sites, rich cultural life and magnificent nature all around - all easily accessible by public transport.

One of the most peaceful countries in the world

Stay safe when studying abroad! Czechia regularly ranks among the TOP 10 most peaceful countries in the world.