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Admission Procedures for the New Academic Year

Deadline for submitting the electronic application with all enclosures and technicalities – by 30th April 2019

The regular term of entrance interviews is set in the period between 1st June and 30th June 2019. 
The alternative terms of the interviews will be held between 6th June and 31st July 2019. The candidate can only apply for this alternative term for really serious reasons.

The verification of the application requirements necessary for the acceptance: 30th September 2019. The verification is prolonged until 22nd October 2019 for the applicants whose application for recognition of their foreign diploma was not considered until 30th September 2019.

Terms of admission for studies in academic year 2019–2020

Submitting the electronic application with all enclosures and technicalities – by 30th April 2019

Paying the fee for expenses of admission procedures at CZK 540 (Five hundred and fourty Czech crowns) by 30 April 2019 at the latest. 
Passing the entrance examination before the board of the respective Field Council.
Successful graduation in a Master degree study programme, i.e. submission of a university diploma or certificate of acknowledgement of foreign university-level education in the Czech Republic.

In the academical year 2019/2020 it is possible to apply through an electronic application – by 30th April 2019.

By the moment of application, the fee for expenses of admission procedures at CZK 540 for the electronic application (590 CZK for the paper application) must be covered. Unless the Faculty’s account is credited with the sum of the fee by 30th April 2019 at the latest, the Faculty will invite the applicant for studies to pay the fee, allowing an adequate time for the payment. If the fee is not paid before the set deadline, the procedure will be suspended.

At any stage of the procedure, the fee for expenses connected with admission procedures is unreturnable. 
If the application is delivered to the faculty after 30th April 2019, the application procedure will be suspended.
The invitation to the entrance examination will be delivered to the applicants through SIS (Student Information System). The applicant will obtain the password for SIS when making the application.

Inseparable part of the application are the following enclosures:

1. Annex to the Application – the prospective Supervising Tutor’s promise to take the post and a proof of coverage of the financial costs connected with research into the topic.

2. For the field Experimental Surgery – the employer’s consent to the Applicant’s studies.

3. The doctoral project – a concise annotation of the project including the prospective Supervising Tutor’s signature. You can find the list of active supervisors here

4. A certificate of university-level education – proofs of graduation at a school of higher education (a scan of the university diploma; or a scan of a proof of passing the Final State Examination, confirmed by the Department of Students’ Affairs; or a proof of current university studies).

5. Recognition of Foreign Diplomas and Degrees – acknowledgment of foreign education http://www.cuni.cz/UKEN-16.html.

6. Survey of previous activities – a list of the Applicant’s published as well as unpublished writings (or, alternatively, expert opinions of these) and other relevant documents (e.g. a certificate of professional courses passed).

7. Certificates of language examinations.

8. The CV.

All the enclosures of the electronic application have to be sent also physically to the faculty no later than 30th April 2019 to the following address: 
Charles University – First Faculty of Medicine
Department of Science and Research and International Relations
Kateřinská 32
121 08 Prague 2
Czech Republic

Information about the fee for admission procedures:

Account number in IBAN format: CZ9701000000000037434021 
SWIFT code of the bank (BIC): KOMBCZPPXXX
Account number: 37434021/0100
Variable symbol: ID of the electronic application
Specific symbol: 3006

The applicant for studies is obliged to cover any costs of mailing and banking. In case of international banking transfer, use the option of “OUR” banking fees. 
The fee can also be paid on lodging the application through a banking card WU Student Payment Solutions.

Description of the entrance examination and criteria of evaluation

The applicant shall take the entrance examination before the board of the respective Field Council.

The entrance examination is in the form of an interview, which is above all to test the professional knowledge and language skills as well as the applicant’s capacity of independent scientific work in the chosen field. Part of the interview is discussion of the presented project of the doctoral thesis (presentation of the project of the doctoral thesis together with the chosen Supervising Tutor).

TERMS OF ENTRANCE INTERVIEWS

The regular term of entrance interviews is set in the period between 1st June and 30th June 2019. Alternative terms of entrance interviews will be between 6 st June to 31 th July 2019. The Applicant can only apply for this term on very serious grounds.

More information about particular study programmes and admission procedures is available at the Department of Science and Research and International Relations in the office hours. 

Go to ELECTRONIC APPLICATION.

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