Degree Programmes

The University of Ostrava invites you to pursue your ambition and interest in the enterprising city of Ostrava. The Faculty of Arts belongs to the founding and largest faculties of the University of Ostrava. Please see below the list of our degree programmes.

Bachelor's Degree Programmes

English Philology 3 yearsEnglish

Master's Degree Programmes

English Philology 2 yearsEnglish

Doctoral Degree Programmes

English Philology (full-time study) 4 yearsEnglish
English Philology (part-time study) 4 yearsEnglish

Information on the organizational aspect of the admission procedure

How to apply

Applications may only be submitted in electronic form (e-applications) – after clicking on a study programme (see above the list of our degree programmes), applicants are offered a detailed description of the degree programme, including the link e-application: e-přihláška.

After entering the login to the e-application system, applicants follow the instructions of the application. The last step of submission the e-application is the payment of the application fee of 560 CZK. It is recommended that applicants pay the fee by card.


Important dates and deadlines

Deadline for submission of applications to study: 15 February 2020
Submission of a certified copy of the school-leaving ("maturita") certificate or of the university diploma (Bachelor's or Master's degree diploma):15 February 2020
Evaluation of applications submitted:16 March 2020
Notification of the result of the application:31 March 2020

Conditions for admission to study

Basic conditions for admission to study are:

  1. previous education
  2. further (faculty) conditions for admission

Ad 1.)

  1. for a Bachelor's degree programme, completion of secondary education with a secondary school leaving examination;
  2. for a consecutive (follow-on) Master's degree programme, full completion of studies in at least a Bachelor's degree programme;
  3. for a doctoral degree programme, full completion of studies in a Master's degree programme.

If an applicant completed their secondary or higher education in a foreign country (i.e. a country outside the Czech Republic), the applicant must submit the following documents:

  1. a document issued in compliance with the Education Act or former legal regulations, certifying the general recognition in the Czech Republic of the equivalence or validity of a foreign certificate of completion of secondary education; or a document certifying the general recognition in the Czech Republic of foreign higher education;
  2. a document certifying the recognition of foreign education for the purposes of the admissions procedure (under Order no. 69/2019 issued by the Rector, on the assessment of foreign secondary school education and foreign higher education for purposes of admissions procedures – see Foreign Transcripts).

Ad 2.)

  1. A further condition for admission to the Bachelor's degree programme is the submission of an IELTS Academic or ToEFL iBT certificate confirming that the applicant's proficiency in the English language reaches at least level B2 as per the minimum points scores given in the table below:

     Points scores for IELTS and ToEFL
    CEFRscoreIELTS AcademicToEFL iBT
    B2total:min. 6.0min. 80
    each part:min. 5.5min. 18
  2. Further conditions for admission to the Master's degree programme are the submission of:
    1. an IELTS Academic or ToEFL iBT certificate confirming that the applicant's proficiency in the English language reaches at least level C1 as per the minimum points scores given in the table below:

     Points scores for IELTS and ToEFL
    CEFRscoreIELTS AcademicToEFL
    C1total:min. 6.5 min. 90
    each part:min. 6.0min. 20
    1. a structured letter of motivation;
    2. a structured summary of the applicant's Bachelor thesis.

  3. Further conditions for admission to the doctoral degree programme are the submission of a doctoral dissertation research proposal and the successful completion of the entrance examination.

Fee

For the studies in the English language we charge the fee of 2000 Euros for the academic year.


Contact

Study office of the Faculty of Arts, UO
E-mail:
Phone: +420 597 092 090


Important documents



Updated: 04. 11. 2019