Degree Programme: Medicine
Faculty: Faculty of Medicine
Duration: 6 years
Form of Study: Full-time
In the first two years the curriculum principally covers theoretical courses (Biochemistry, Biology, Physics, Anatomy, Histology, Physiology etc.). The third year of studies comprises preclinical courses (Pathophysiology, Pathology) and prepares students for the study of clinical courses (Surgery, Internal Medicine). In the fourth and fifth years, students undertake internships at individual clinics and departments. The last year of studies is devoted to pre-graduation practical training, during which students work at clinics and departments under the supervision of experienced doctors. In the course of their studies, students also complete nine weeks of practical training (during vacation periods) during which they gradually acquaint themselves with the operation of health care facilities and practical procedures. The studies are completed with state examinations in five subjects. The entire programme (except for the Czech language courses and practical training) is conducted in English.
Graduate Profile and Career Opportunities:
This field of Master studies is completed with the Czech equivalent of an MD degree (MUDr. – Medicinae Universae Doctor) which is widely recognized in the European Union. Graduates work as doctors in state as well as private medical facilities.
Language of Instruction: English
Minimum Credit Requirements: 360 ECTS