Applicants who wish to pursue a degree at the CEITEC PhD programme must hold the equivalent of a Czech Master's degree (Ing., Mgr.) from an institution of recognized standing. Applicants from institutions outside of the Czech Republic must hold the equivalent of Czech master’s degree (e.g. MSc.) from institutions of recognized standing (four or five-year undergraduate degree). Only the master study programme graduates from the same or similar study programmes can apply for this study programme.
This section provides basic information about the procedures required for recognition of foreign education, which is necessary to become the student in the Czech Republic in case the applicant’s degree has been awarded in the country outside of the European Union. You will find here basic steps to be taken in order to successfully pass the recognition process.
Request for recognition of education abroad:
The graduate of Bachelor’s, Master’s degree and Doctoral degree programme at the foreign university submits a written application for recognition diploma directly to the University, not to faculties or university institutes. The address for submission is:
Brno University of Technology - Rectorate
601 90 Brno
Contact person for recognition and similar issues is:
Mrs. Michaela Fojtová, Head of Student Affair Office, Rectors Office
Phone: +420 541 145 243
The written application must include:
Required enclosures of the application (point D.4 - application form) are:
Verification of the authenticity of the signature and stamps on the original document
Diplomas and certificates of the closure of studies, issued in remaining countries, must be verified in accord with Section 90, Act No. 111/1998 Series on Higher Education Institutions. Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the relevant country where the foreign university has its seat or relevant foreign authority and relevant representative authority of the Czech Republic in a country where the foreign university has its seat must verify the authenticity of signatures and stamps on the original documents.
Verification procedure can be divided, according to the existing international treaties and regulation. For detailed information concerning your diploma, please, contact the responsible person at the BUT Rectors office – Student Affairs Office, Mrs. Michaela Fojtová, firstname.lastname@example.org , phone: +420 541 145 243.