Study in the Czech Republic - Prague
Prague - the capital of the Czech Republic has been famous as one of the most beautiful cities of the world and has been attributed adjectives such as “golden“, “hundred-spires“, “the crown of the world“. Nowadays, Prague is an important European city that attracts visitors not only by the abundance of architectural gems the generations of our ancestors left us. It is a place where cultural, social and political events of international importance are held as well as a popular destination for trade fairs and congresses. Prague ranks tenth in Europe in international visitor arrivals in 2012.
Czech higher education has a long tradition of over six hundred years. In 1348 the Charles University in Prague was established, which is the oldest academic institution in Central Europe. At present, there are many other highly prestigious public and private colleges and universities that prepare specialists in various fields. Czech Republic is taking part in the Bologna Process most institutions have adopted the European Credit Transfer System and compatible degree structures to ensure the international comparability of degrees. The central governing body is the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports. The quality of higher education is fostered by the Accreditation Commission.