Department of Czech for Foreigners


The Vice Dean of Faculty of Arts, Masaryk University, awards six and Department of Czech for Foreigners awards four three-month scholarships, each worth 8.000,- CZK per month for studying Czech language, literature and culture.

These scholarships always run from October to December of the academic year and are intended for students of foreign universities (Czech studies).

Aplicants should have a good knowledge of Czech language in order to be able to follow the lectures and attend seminars conducted in Czech.

In exceptional case this scholarship may be awarded to students of other subjects as well (psychology, sociology, English, German and Romance languages and literature, etc.) Award of this scholarship is conditional on applicant’s appropriate agreement with their respective institution beforehand.

Scholarship holders can use the students' canteen, and accommodation will be arranged for them in residence halls. The cost of a single bed in a double room is about 4.500,- CZK per month.

The scholarship does not include health insurance.

A request, along with a brief CV and at least one letter of recommendation from a professor of the Czech language at your home university, should be submitted no later than 30th April of the academic year.

You will be informed of the outcome by 30th June of the academic year.

Doc. PhDr. Tomáš Pospíšil, Dr.
Vice-dean for Foreign Affairs
Office for External Relations
Faculty of Arts, Masaryk University

Contact person

PhDr. Eva Rusinová
Department of Czech for Foreigners

tel: +420 549 49 5970
fax: +420 549 49 1525

Department location:

Department of Czech for Foreigners (show on map)
Faculty of Arts, Masaryk University
Building „K“ (2nd floor)
Veveří 28
602 00 Brno
Czech Republic

Postal address:

Kabinet češtiny pro cizince
Filozofická fakulta MU
Arne Nováka 1
602 00 Brno
Czech Republic