Brno, Masaryk University Send Print

General information

Country Czech Republic
About the University Masaryk University, located in Brno, is the second-largest public university in the Czech Republic and the leading higher education institution in Moravia. At present it comprises nine faculties with more than 200 departments, institutes and clinics. Recognized as one of the most important teaching and research institutions in the Czech Republic and a highly-regarded Central European university, it has been marked by a strong democratic spirit ever since its establishment in 1919. The university also plays a major role in the social and cultural life of the South Moravia Region.

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Student exchange information

Method of application at the RUG Online application form:
Application deadline RUG 01 March
Available places 6 semester places
Level of courses available for exchange students Bachelor
Main Language Czech
Language of instruction English
Language test results needed No
Language courses available Yes
Extra requirements None
Important information The academic year is divided into two semesters, autumn and spring. Each semester contains from 12 to 15 weeks of lectures (this varies from faculty to faculty) followed by a six to eight week examination period.

Term calendar
Autumn semester: mid-September – mid-December
(+ examination period January – mid-February)
Spring semester: mid-February – mid-May
(+ examination period mid-May – end of June)

There are no regular university classes in the summer.

Link (law faculty) university View university website
Link International office View international office website
Housing arranged Institution
Visa needed No (unless you have a non-eu passport)
Vaccination needed No
Financial support / Grants More information on study and placement grants for law students can be found at the website

An Erasmus+ grant covers part of the travel and accommodation expenses involved in studying abroad. At the moment the Erasmus+ grant has been set at €170,-- to €270,-- per calendar month, depending on the country of your host university. This may change per academic year.

Your application for an exchange period at one of the Faculty’s partner universities also counts as your application for a grant. When you receive notification of a place for study abroad, you will also learn whether or not you have been awarded a Erasmus grant and receive more information on the Erasmus grant.

Student Reports

Brno Fall 2018-2.pdf (Size: 83 Kb | Create Time: 01 Mar 2021)
Brno Fall 2018-3.pdf (Size: 136 Kb | Create Time: 01 Mar 2021)
Brno Fall 2019.pdf (Size: 110 Kb | Create Time: 01 Mar 2021)
Brno Fall 2018.pdf (Size: 194 Kb | Create Time: 01 Mar 2021)
Brno Fall 2019-1.pdf (Size: 103 Kb | Create Time: 01 Mar 2021)
Brno Fall 2019-2.pdf (Size: 122 Kb | Create Time: 01 Mar 2021)
Brno Fall 2017.pdf (Size: 71 Kb | Create Time: 01 Mar 2021)
Brno Fall 2017-2.pdf (Size: 70 Kb | Create Time: 01 Mar 2021)


Course information can be found in the students report and on the website of the university.

Please be aware that the course list on the website of the university might not always be up to date, since the curriculum for next academic year might not be available yet. Furthermore keep in mind that you can only follow the courses open to exchange students. 

Level of courses available Bachelor
LLB students: is a minimum of 30 ECTS available Yes
Link available courses View courses site
Last update (28 Sep 2021)