Introduction to the Czech Universities: CULS

The building of the Czech University of Life and Science

In the continuation of the section “Introduction to the Czech Universities”, in this article we will tell  you about the Czech University of Life Sciences in Prague

The Czech University of Life Sciences in Prague is one of the three largest universities in the Czech Republic!

The history of the CULS begins in 1906, but that time it was just an agrarian faculty in the National Technical University. Thanks to the active work of the faculty, the separate educational institution was created. Thus, in 1952 the Agrarian Faculty turned into the Prague University of Agriculture, and in 1995 to the Czech University of Life Sciences in Prague. The First World War slowed down the development of the future university, but after the war ended, the Czech University of Life Sciences in Prague returned to it’s developmental activity.

Now, CULS isn’t just a university – this is a whole student city, consisting of numerous educational buildings, hostels, galleries, laboratories and libraries. The campus of the university is not only technically well equipped, but also has a café, sports complexes, a bank department, restaurants and clubs.

The Czech University of Life Sciences in Prague is very progressive – it often conducts research and introduces innovation in the environmental protection.

Expanding its training programs, CULS offers students not only an education in environmental specialties, but also an opportunity to study economics, management, administration and informatics. The Faculty of Economics and Management is the largest one in the university: it has more than 50% of students.

For most students, CULS is a priority choice due to the Double Degree program. This is a program, during which the student receives 2 diplomas at once: a diploma of a CULS and one of the partner university in other country.

Also, CULS  is an active participant in the ERASMUS program. Statistic shows that every 5 students of the university have experienced the study abroad! So the students of The Czech University of Life Sciences in Prague have great opportunities for acquiring experience and education, not only in the Czech Republic, but throughout the World.

The Agrarian Univesity in Prague is gladly welcomes foreign students by itself!

The university has 5 faculties and 2 institutes:

  • Faculty of Economics and Management – the largest economics faculty in the Czech Republic, hosting over 13,000 students
  • Faculty of Agrobiology, Food, and Natural Resources
  • Faculty of Engineering
  • Faculty of Environmental Science
  • Faculty of Forestry and Wood Science
  • Faculty of Tropical AgriSciences
  • Institute of Tropics and Subtropics
  • Institute of Education and Consulting

According to the Bologna agreement, it is possible to study in the CULS under the bachelor’s, master’s and postgraduate programs.

The main pride of the university is that the percentage of employment of university graduates has almost reached one hundred!

CULS is a real chance to get an affordable and high-quality European education, and then successfully find a job.

Especially for university entrants, MSM has prepared a special preparation programs!

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