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,
  • Cover letter,
  • Essay on the topic "Nurse as a Profession" in the range of 7500 characters (with spaces),
  • Copy of your passport
  • Superlegalised copy of birth certificate,
  • Superlegalised copy of a secondary school diploma or other official document confirming the completion of secondary school,
  • Decision on Nostrification of a foreign secondary school diploma (see the procedures here),
  • Confirmation from a general practitioner on health condition.


The required knowledge of English is B2 according to the Common European Framework on the Reference on Languages. 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 applicant may gain a maximum of 100 points (20 points of the cover letter, 30 points of the essay and 50 points of the test on knowledge prerequisites). In case of the applicants who have been determined by the Dean to the obligatory obeisance of the test of the English language, the test will be a part of the admission procedures.

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.


NEW !!! The completed application form must be sent by May 31st 2017 at the latest to the following address:

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



Study in the study course in the academic year 2017/2018 will be opened only in the case when at least 10 applicants shall enrol 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 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.