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Fall 2020
300,000 CZK
General Medicine

Program description

General Medicine

Take the medical education in Brno, Czech Republic at Masaryk University Do you dream of becoming a doctor and taking medicine abroad? Masaryk University in Brno, Czech Republic gives you the opportunity to take medical education at 6 years. After completing your education you will receive the title of MUDr., An M.D. (Doctor of Medicine), which is internationally recognized.

The university offers a medical education with practical experience, where you are introduced to many different cases in the nearby hospitals. Anne's Teaching Hospital and Brno Bohunice Teaching Hospital. The medical education in the Czech Republic is associated with the two hospitals St. Anne Teaching Hospital and The Bohunice Teaching Hospital. The Bohunice Teaching Hospital is the largest hospital in the region with 56 clinics ready to train you as a medical student.

Admission requirements

Every applicant must have successfully completed secondary education (i.e. secondary school, high school, college, etc.) after passing a final graduation exam (school-leaving examination) and receiving a “high school diploma” (school-leaving certificate, e.g. A-level certificate).

Applicants are accepted after successfully passing a comprehensive written entrance examination consisting of three separate tests in the following subject areas: Chemistry, Biology, Physics, or Mathematics (General Medicine and Dentistry programs).

Further details on terms, times, and venues regarding the entrance examination will be specified in an “Invitation Letter”, posted to applicants.

Language Requirements

Although classes are offered in English, students are obliged to undertake training and pass examinations in the Czech language at the end of their first, second, third, and fourth years of study. This is necessary in order to be able to communicate with patients in Czech when they begin their practical clinical training (internships) in hospitals.

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Program content

The curriculum for medical students consists of 6 years of study with a “subject-oriented”

The first two years involve courses in the fundamental theoretical subjects (Medical Terminology, First Aid, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biophysics, Biology, Anatomy, Histology and Embryology, Neuroscience and Physiology).

The 3rd year includes subjects of preclinical education (Pathological Anatomy, Pathological Physiology, Immunology, Microbiology, Community Medicine); and courses providing training in practical skills, prior to the clinical phase, are also included (Clinical Examination in Internal Medicine and Clinical Examination in Surgery).

The following 2 years consist of clinical subjects (Pharmacology, Internal Medicine, Surgery, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Paediatrics, Neurology, Psychiatry, Dermatovenereology, Ophthalmology, ENT, Orthopaedics, Forensic Medicine,
Preventive Medicine, Oncology, and Intensive Care Medicine).

The 6th year is an internship in Internal Medicine, Surgery, Paediatrics and Family Medicine. The tuition during the pre-clinical part is organised as a schedule of various classes and examinations are only taken during the examination period at the end of the term.

Beginning from the 7th term (4th year), tuition in clinical subjects is organised into one or two week blocks. The seminars, both practical training and bedside teaching, are concentrated in morning blocks with a daily duration of six hours.

The curriculum also contains obligatory practical training during the summer holidays after the 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th years. The final phase of evaluation – State Doctoral Examination – consists of five examinations (Public Health, Paediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Internal Medicine and Surgery).

Tuition fees

CZK 300, 000.00 (approx. $12, 000 USD) per academic year


The curriculum for General Medicine leads to a diploma degree in "Medicinae Universae
Doctor" (abbreviated to MUDr., placed in front of the holder’s name). MUDr. is equivalent to
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (UK), or MD (US).

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Masaryk University - Faculty of Medicine

Masaryk University - Faculty of Medicine

The Faculty of Medicine was founded in 1919. After the Velvet Revolution of 1989, the Faculty renewed its democratic traditions and its fundamental human mission to treat each human life with deep respect. Having overcome the limitations of rigidly uniform...

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Masaryk University - Faculty of Medicine

Kamenice 5
625 00 Brno
Czech Republic

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