Application process


Applicants must fill in an application form and send it including relevant enclosures to the below mentioned address within the given deadline.

Mandatory attachments of the application form are:

  • Curriculum vitae,
  • Essay on the topic "What is your motivation to study Nursing in a foreign country?" in the range of 1500 characters (incl.spaces),
  • Copy of passport
  • Superlegalised copy of the birth certificate,
  • Superlegalised copy of a secondary school diploma or other official document confirming the completion of secondary school,
  • Confirmation from a general practitioner on the health condition.

All the required documents could be sent first scanned by e-mail to for checking nevertheless all of them must be sent by mail afterward with super legalized copies of the high school diploma and a birth certificate!

The required knowledge of English is B2 according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). Applicants who have submitted all the required materials will be included in the admission process. Within the admission procedures evaluation of all the materials sent will be performed by the committee appointed by the Dean of the Faculty.

The evaluation and admission committee will rank the candidates proposed for admission. The Dean of the faculty has the final decision on the acceptance of an applicant based on the recommendation of the admission committee within 8 days after the admission and the applicants are informed in writing within 30 days on the outcome according to §50 paragraph 5 of the Act on Higher Education.

The instructions concerning the payment of the tuition fee for the first semester will be given to applicants together with the decision about his/her acceptance.


The completed application form must be sent by 30 April 2021 at the latest to the following address:

Jana Redinova
International Office
Faculty of Health and Social Sciences
The University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice
J. Boreckého 1167/27
370 11 České Budějovice
the Czech Republic



Study in the study course in the academic year 2020/2021 will be opened only in the case when at least 10 applicants shall enroll and shall be accepted for the study. In other cases, the study course will not be opened.

Applicants have the right to appeal against the decision to the Dean of the faculty. The completed appeal forms must be submitted within 30 days from the date of its delivery. The Dean can grant an application and change her decision; otherwise, she will pass it on to the Rector. The Rector can change the decision of the Dean which was issued contrary to law, internal rules of the university, or with the conditions defined in accordance with § 49, section 1 a 3 of the Act. Nr. 111/98 Coll. Otherwise, he will reject the request and he will confirm the original resolution of the Dean.