Studying in Prague : The heart of Europe
Over 50,000 foreign students are studying at Czech higher education institutions and their interest is growing as the offer of study programmes in foreign language (especially in English) is increasing. Czech universities and Institutions are more and more involved in a wide range of international cooperation activities and programmes taking place in the European Union and other countries.
High quality education and research, especially in Sciences, Engineering and Medicine, has a long tradition in the Czech Republic. The Czech Republic boasts the oldest academic institution in Central Europe – the Charles University in Prague, founded in 1348 – and it was Czech students and intellectuals who in 1989 led the Velvet Revolution, which wrested control of government from the socialist regime.As a result, higher education holds a special place in the history of the Czech Republic.
Students who choose to study in the Czech Republic have the chance to experience a rich cultural heritage as well as one of the most exciting capital cities in modern Europe.
Located in the geographic heart of Europe, the Czech capital of Prague has long charmed visitors with its beautiful architecture, a bevy of restaurants, and an active nightlife scene. Prague’s central location also gives students the option of air, train, and bus travel to all the major cities of Europe.
The student life in Prague can offer many things: apart from libraries, archives, study rooms, colleges and science institutes there is also an endless succession of bars, restaurants, cafés, clubs and events for young people. In case you want to dance or have a coffee after your lessons or party during the weekend, you will always find many young people from many different countries. Culturally, Prague also has a lot to offer- Several museums, historical places and buildings and diverse cultural events etc.
For students interested in the natural beauty of the Czech countryside, the mountainous republic features several national parks and numerous leisure activities, including:
Water sports,Fishing,Hiking,Climbing,Cycling,Caving and Skiing
Living costs in the Czech Republic substantially cheaper than anywhere in Western Europe. Additionally, students are encouraged to acquire an International Student Identity Card (ISIC), which provides discounts for restaurants, cinemas, museums, concerts, and more.
Foreign students are eligible for a number of scholarships, including those offered by specific institutions and the European Union. The Czech government offers financial aid scholarships to foreign students through the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport, and within the framework of the Foreign Development Aid.
About Czech College
Czech College in Prague is a private management school focused on teaching Business and Technology Courses in English. Despite the distinctively Czech names of its corporate backers, the school prides itself on its international nature.
Technology Programmes at Czech College
At Czech College we have programme covering Digital Communication, Web development and E-business. Combining both technical IT and creative skills, this study area cuts across traditional disciplines, allowing you to develop a package of complementary skills that extend the core studies in IT into the design and development of interactive media. Learn how to design and author multimedia information, create electronic documents, design and manipulate databases and information systems, and develop in-demand interactive media project management skills.
At present Czech College offers 4 programmes in the area. They are :
BSc Multimedia – Web development and E-business
BSC Multimedia- Digital Communication
Masters in Web development and E-business
Masters in Digital Communication.
Business Programme in Czech College
Czech College’s graduate and post graduate programs in Business are tailor-made to accommodate each candidate’s needs. They offer a variety of degree specializations, from the traditional to the most up-to-date areas of the international business world.
Doing a business course in Czech College gives you a chance to study a practical degree relevant to the industry and the multicultural environment.
MBA – Master of Business Administration ( 2 years )
MBA – Digital Marketing Strategy (1 Year )
MBA – Digital & Retail Banking ( 1 Year )
MBA Top Up (Mature Entry) ( 1 Year )
BBA – Bachelor of Business Administration ( 3 Years )
Studying abroad in the Czech Republic provides an ideal jumping off point for exploring the rest of Europe. With neighbors like Germany, Austria and Poland, you’ll never be at a loss for interesting places to visit. While studying abroad in Prague you can learn to speak Czech, take classes in English and study at some of the best institutions in Central Europe.