Charles University First Faculty of Medicine in Prague
Charles University First Faculty of Medicine in Prague is the oldest medical faculty in Central Europe. It was founded along with Charles University itself in 1348. The faculty is situated in the industrial, commercial and cultural hub of the Czech Republic, Prague, sometimes called “The City of One Hundred Spires”. The faculty provides education in all fields of general medicine.
The basic purpose of the faculty is to train medical doctors in such a way as to provide them with a broad general medical education, and a thorough theoretical and practical basis, so that they are able to think, communicate scientifically and medically, and offer medical care.
The students are guided by a teaching staff made up of more than 110 professors, 150 associate professors and more than 700 assistant professors and instructors. The fundamental aim of the faculty is to provide prospective doctors a wide medical education with a solid theoretical base and capability of scientific and medical thinking and communication. Students will be able to enrich their studying experience through visiting Prague’s many art, music and professional schools as well as museums, libraries and theatres.
General Medicine: 6 year curriculum leading to the Master degree MUDr. - "Medicinae Universae Doctor" (M.D.) = Doctor of General Medicine
Dentistry: 5 year program leading to the aster degree MDDr. - "Medicinae Dentium Doctor" = Doctor of Dental Medicine
Students are selected on the basis of an entrance examination. It is necessary to:
Provide a notarized and translated copy of high school diploma (by Czech notary and to the Czech language (Students from US have to provide diploma from college.) send a complete Electronic application form on time (for exam in Prague) successfully pass the entrance exam.
Tuition and Costs:
Annual net tuition fee at the first Faculty of Medicine in Prague:
General Medicine: 335 000 CZK
Dentistry: 380 000 CZK
Tuition fee is the same for EU and non-EU students. Faculty doesn't provide any scholarships for tuition fee.
Faculty has right to increase the current amount of the fee for the 3rd and every other odd year of the Student´s studies at the faculty. This increasing cannot be more than 10% of the current amount of the fee and new amount will be announced by the dean for the actual academic year.
ADMISSION TO MEDICAL UNIVERSITIES IN EUROPE:
Medicine, dental medicine, pharmacy, physiotherapy, nursing, etc. Programs in English and medical residency in leading medical universities in Europe:
- Low tuition fee and living cost, student loans and grants available
- No entrance examinations or alternatively, preparation to entrance examinations
- Arrival (immersion) services
- Admission even before you complete your high school