Study in the Czech Republic
According to the Open Doors Reports, the Czech Republic occupies the 14th position in the world leading study abroad destinations with more than 3,600 U.S. students annually. The Czech Republic is currently the most visited country in the region of East Central Europe.
Location: The Czech Republic is located in the heart of Europe with easy access to major Central European cities (Berlin, Bratislava, Budapest, Cracow, Dresden, Munich, Vienna...).
Culture and Life: Due to its geographic location the Czech Republic is situated in the intersection of many cultures. The country's culture was historically formed mainly by Slavonic, German (Austrian) and Jewish influence, which resulted in a rich Central-European culture heritage and lifestyle.
History: The complicated history of the area of the Czech Republic still fascinates its visitors as it reflects major historical developments in Europe and in the world.
Transition and Economic Development: A return to democracy and free market economy that started with the Velvet Revolution of 1989 has been an interesting process of fast going changes that bring opportunities as well as challenges. The Czech Republic became a member of European Union in 2004.
Quality: High quality education and research, especially in sciences, engineering and medicine, has a long tradition in the Czech Republic. Valuable knowledge and skills acquired in many fields at local schools and research institutions and a unique international and cultural experience will help foster succeess in the globalized world.