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Visa Information

In order to enter the Czech Republic as a student you will likely need to apply for a visa at a Czech Embassy in your home country. There are two options:

Each will require specific documentation and it is your responsibility to learn what will be required in order to obtain a visa for entry into the Czech Republic.

Visa requirements

For general visa information please visit the web page of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs at  http://www.mzv.cz/jnp/en/information_for_aliens/general_visa_information/index.html

For information on the visa for residents of the EU, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland see:
http://www.mzv.cz/jnp/en/information_for_aliens/general_visa_information/residence_of_eu_citizens_and_nationals_1.html

For information on the visa for residents of non-Schengen countries see:
http://www.mzv.cz/jnp/en/information_for_aliens/long_stay_visa/study_long_term.html

In order to apply for the visa you will need from our University the following documents:

  • Decision on Admission
  • Certificate of Accommodation in Student Dormitories (you will receive it only under condition that you provide your arrival information)
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