Admission procedure 2023

Bachelor study program

At our faculty, we have one bachelor study program in Informatics with 6 different specializations.

The most important document concerning the admission procedure is the Conditions for the Admission to the Bachelor study program. The document contains all essential information, dates and deadlines or a detailed description of the documents we will need from you during the admission procedure.

Procedure

1.

Study all relevant documents carefully and choose the specialization

Important documents

If you are interested in studying at our faculty and want to apply, we recommend reading the Conditions for Admission and Study Contract. (A new Study Contract will be published in January 2023.)

Conditions for the Admission 

Choice of specialization

Before filling out the application, you need to consider which specialization you are most interested in and then state it in the application. The choice of specialization in the application is not binding, and during the study, you can decide whether to keep it or choose another one. In the first semester of study, all courses are the same for all specializations.

Overview of specializations

2.

Fill out an application and pay the admission fee by 31 Mar. 2023

Online application

Application

You enter the admission procedure with a complete and paid application form. You can fill it out online from 1 Jan. to 31 Mar. 2023. We have only one round of the admission procedure, and the start of studies is on 25 Sep. 2023.

Admission fee

The fee for the admission procedure is CZK 850 (approx. EUR 35 / USD 36). We recommend paying it online as soon as you fill out the application, but you can also pay with a wire transfer if necessary.

Confirmation

After completing the application form and paying the admission fee, you will receive a confirmation email informing you that the application has been included in the admission procedure.

3.

Upload all required documents by 31 Mar. 2023

You must upload all required documents through the online application portal. The deadline is 31 Mar. 2023. A certified translation (into Czech, Slovak or English) should accompany all documents that are not in one of these languages. At the registration into the study, you must present the originals of all submitted documents for verification.

The required documents are:

  • Two signed copies of the Study Contract. (A new Study Contract will be published in January 2023.)

  • Documents associated with your study in a secondary/high school.

  • One photocopy of your passport.

  • One photocopy of a certificate that demonstrates your proficiency in English (except for native English speakers).

  • Optionally, documents proving significant personal achievements or professional or academic excellence in Informatics, Mathematics, Physics, or Life Sciences.

You can find details on the documents in the article “Documents to be uploaded“ of the Conditions for the Admission. We will confirm receipt of the documents by email and, if necessary, ask you to submit any missing ones.

Recognition of foreign education

Documents associated with your previous education must be officially recognized by the Czech Republic (nostrification) or verified through the CTU.

More details

Recommendation

Even though the deadline for completing an application, paying the fee or uploading the documents is 31 Mar. 2023, we strongly encourage you to perform these steps as soon as possible to allow us to process the applications on an ongoing basis.

4.

Pass the Mathematics test and the interview

We organize an admission Mathematics test and an interview in English. They will take place remotely or in person if you are in the Czech Republic at this time.

After the application and all documents are submitted, no later than 18 Apr. 2023, you and the admission committee mutually agree upon the exact date and time. The tests and interviews will take place no later than 28 Apr. 2023. You will be notified by email, followed by the preliminary (non-)admission decision by 16 May 2023.

You can find details on the entrance test, topics and rules in the article “Admission Mathematics Test and Interview“ of the Conditions for the Admission. You can prepare for the admission test by taking a sample test or several quizzes in our online preparatory course.

Sample entrance exams Preparatory course

5.

Pay the tuition fee by 16 Jun. 2023

To complete the admission process, you must pay the tuition fee for the first semester of your studies. The tuition fee does not cover accommodation, food, transportation, books, medical insurance, or other personal expenses.

The tuition fee is CZK 64,000 per semester. You can pay it in either EUR or USD. The bank will transfer the payment to CZK. (This will be approximately EUR 2,600 or USD 2,700, depending on the conversion rate and bank fees). We recommend paying it by wire transfer. You will have to ensure that you take into consideration bank charges.

You must pay the fee no later than 16 Jun. 2023. Following receipt, we will send you the scan of the official admission decision in Czech and the information in English. We will send you the originals of them by post.

Wire transfer information
ACCOUNT HOLDER FIT CVUT
Thákurova 9, 160 00 Praha 6, Czech Republic
BANK Komercni banka a.s.
Stefanikova 22, 150 47 Praha 5, Czech Republic
ACCOUNT NO. 43-4999220217
BANK CODE 0100
IBAN CZ23 0100 0000 4349 9922 0217
SWIFT KOMBCZPPXXX
COMMUNICATION Your name and date of birth (DDMMYYYY format)
6.

Apply for a visa or a dormitory

Visa

After being accepted for studies in the Czech Republic, you must apply to the Czech Embassy in your country for a visa if needed. Students arriving for a period longer than 90 days apply for a long-term residence permit for study purposes. The whole procedure for obtaining a visa for study purposes can take 60–90 days, so we recommend applying for the visa well in advance. For further information, please get in touch with the Czech Embassy.

Czech Embassy information

Health insurance

Students have to arrange valid International Health Insurance covering the territory of the Czech Republic. This insurance must be presented before the visa is affixed to the passport. CTU recommends these companies (all provide the online application):

Accommodation

You can book accommodation at the CTU dormitory online and get a contract with confirmation of guaranteed accommodation. If you need help with your registration, you can contact the Accommodation Department at ubytovani@suz.cvut.cz. The provisional date for starting accommodation is from 17 Sep. 2023.

Accommodation in the CTU dormitories

7.

Register into the study within 30 Jun. – 18 Sep. 2023

You must appear in person at the Office of Study Affairs within 30 Jun. – 18 Sep. 2023 to register into the study. The exact details will be specified in your admission letter. You must also present the originals of all submitted documents for verification.

The classes start on 25 Sep. 2023.

Czech Technical University in Prague
Faculty of Information Technology
Office of Study Affairs

Thákurova 9
Prague 6
160 00
Czech Republic

The person responsible for the content of this page: Ing. Zdeněk Muzikář, CSc.