Admission exam is comprised of a summary of an English academic text, to be written in English, and answering follow-up questions based on the text, in English. Assessment is based primarily on factual accuracy of the summary and the depiction of the main thought line of the text. Questions are intended to ascertain whether or not the applicant fully grasped the contents of the text. The applicant can get up to 18 points for the test: 9 points for the summary and 3 points for each of the three answers.
Duration of the exam is 3 hours. Dean of the faculty decides on the required number of points for admission.
Prior to the examination, applicants receive a letter announcing the date and time of the examination. No dictionaries, books, notes, mobile phones or other digital devices are allowed. Applicants are informed about the result either on the day of the exam or the following day.
2) Enrolment requirements also include submitting a copy of the applicant’s document of high school (secondary school) education. Deadline for applicants/admitted applicants to submit a copy of their high school (secondary school) diploma is September 30, 2020. Applicants who take their final high school exams in September, as well as those who won't get a recognition of their foreign diploma till the end of September, are allowed to submit a copy of a high school diploma along with a copy of a recognition of foreign education no later than October 22, 2020.
Those applicants who graduated abroad/ from foreign schools are required to provide recognition of their foreign diploma. The applicant submits one of the following documents: a certificate of recognition of the foreign school report in the Czech Republic (the so-called „nostrification document“), or a European Baccalaureate diploma, or a foreign diploma which can be recognized under foreign states’ mutual agreement of recognition (high school diploma from Slovakia, Poland, Hungary and Slovenia), or a foreign high school diploma which the applicant submits directly to the faculty for the purpose of recognition (at the faculty, the applicant is charged an administration fee of 810 CZK). More information on the requirement of high school diploma submission is available on the faculty’s website: https://fhs.cuni.cz/FHS-1027.html
. The applicant should send the required documents to the address of the faculty no later than August 16, 2020. The applicant should cover the fee together with the application fee, or later when they submit the documents to the faculty for the purpose of recognition.