English Foundation Program

General

Program Description

Do you want to broaden your horizon and travel? Do you want to meet new people from all around the world and develop yourself academically? Then our English Foundation year will be perfect for you. 

The fee includes:

  • 9-month preparatory course
  • Lectures (a group of 15 students)
  • Orientation week
    Getting to know Olomouc, the University, and fellow students in a week filled with social activities and practical information.
  • Certificate of Attendance
  • Supplementary trips to Central European capitals (Prague, Vienna, Bratislava)

The fee does not cover:

  • Accommodation costs
  • Costs of transport to and from the Czech Republic
  • Costs for obtaining a passport, visa or other travel documents, insurance, etc.

Palacký University Olomouc will provide assistance in arranging accomodation at the university dormitories or elsewhere. Palacký University Olomouc will also be ready to assist with organizing the journey within the Czech Republic and with the visa application process, should that be required.

Focus definition

Contents

The programme consists of language lessons and specialized subjects based on the student’s future field of study at university.

  • Fundamental academic communication
  • Foundational academic English reading & writing
  • Foundational academic English listening & speaking
  • Advanced language & skills development
  • Focus on individual fields for further Bachelor/Master studies

The foundation programme is designed for the following degree programmes:

Bachelor degree programmes

  • Physiotherapy
  • Geoinformatics and Cartography
  • International Law, War, and Peace
  • English Philology
  • Czech for Foreigners

For more information see the website Foundation Year Olomouc.

Contacts

Ing. Kateřina Sladká
e-mail: katerina.sladka@upol.cz
International Relations Office
Křížkovského 8
779 00 Olomouc
Czech Republic
 
Last updated May 2020

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