First Faculty of Medicine, Charles University in Prague Charles University in Prague

Why to Choose the First Faculty of Medicine

Friendly atmosphere

Friendly atmosphere

At our faculty, you’ll learn everything you are likely to need in your future medical practice. You’ll have the support of fantastic teachers and outstanding learning environment and facilities. On top of that, you will certainly also have much fun!

Best teachers

Best teachers

Many academics at our faculty are also on the board of prestigious scientific societies in the Czech Republic and abroad and in leading positions at various clinics and institutes of Czech hospitals.  

Practice at prestigious clinics

Practice at prestigious clinics

Fourth year students can greatly benefit from the fact that the 1st Faculty of Medicine has the most extensive clinical base among all Czech medical faculties.

Simulation center

Simulation center

The use of simulators in pre- and post-gradual medical studies is nowadays a standard part of studies at all renowned universities. Since the first year of their study, students benefit from this modern way of integrating practical skills and theoretical knowledge. 

Study programmes

Study programmes

First Faculty of Medicine currently offers two study programs in English, General Medicine and Dentistry.

General Medicine

General Medicine

General Medicine (GM) is a 6-year program leading to the degree of Medical Doctor (MUDr, Medicinae Universae Doctor in Latin – meaning it combines both Medicine and Surgery). The diploma is recognized throughout EU, in the USA and Israel (subject to passing the USMLE) as well as most of the rest of the world.


Dentistry

Dentistry

Dentistry is a 5-year program leading to the MDDr. degree (Medicinae Dentium Doctor) preparing graduates for independent dental practice or further specialization (maxillofacial surgery, orthodontics, clinical dentistry).

Admission Process

The admisson process starts on December 1, 2022.

The apllication deadline is on April 30, 2023.
You may apply directly or through one of our official representatives.

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How to start your studies?

  1. Fill in and submit the application form or contact one of our representatives
  2. Get ready for the compulsory entrance examination
  3. Successfully pass the exam
  4. Confirm your interest and submit verified documents of your secondary education
  5. Attend the enrollment in September and become a student at our faculty

What else should I know?

  • Tuition fees and Costs
    You are required to pay:
    • Application fee 830 CZK to be allowed to attend the entrance exam
    • Annual tuition fee 500,000 CZK for studies starting in the academic year 2023/2024 for General Medicine and Dentistry, same for EU and non-EU students.
    • Additional living expenses (not included in tuition)
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  • Registration or VISA
    • Students from EU countries and Shengen Zone do not need a Visa to enter or study at our University, just register with the Foreigh Police upon your arrival.
    • For students requering a visa, please apply to the Czech embassy or Consulate well in advance, i.e. 3 months prior to the planned arrival to Prague.

Foreign Student Affairs Department

Foreign Student Affairs Department

Please feel free to contact us any time for further details regarding studies and anything else

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Meet our students from MEDSOC

Meet our students from MEDSOC

If you have a question about studies or just want to get in touch with our current students, you may reach our student organisation - MEDSOC.

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