Západoceská Univerzita v Plzni

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world rank  1069

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University Overview

Founded in 1991, Západoceská Univerzita v Plzni (University of West Bohemia) is a non-profit public higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Pilsen (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Plzen Region. This institution also has a branch campus in Cheb. Officially recognized by the Ministerstvo školství, mládeže a telovýchovy Ceské republiky (Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of the Czech Republic), Západoceská Univerzita v Plzni (ZCU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational Czech higher education institution. Západoceská Univerzita v Plzni (ZCU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 29 years old Czech higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. ZCU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

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University Identity

Name
Name University of West Bohemia
Acronym ZCU
Founded 1991
Motto Stojíme za hodnotami, které obstojí v menícím se svete
We stand for values that stand up to a changing world
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address Univerzitní 2732/8
Pilsen
301 00 Plzen Region
Czech Republic
Tel +420 377 631 111
Fax +420 377 631 112
Other locations Cheb

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office They are not exist university admission office. The admission offices are at the faculties.



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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff 2,000-2,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Západoceská Univerzita v Plzni's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported

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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Ministerstvo školství, mládeže a telovýchovy Ceské republiky


Year of first Accreditation

1991


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Národní akreditacní ústav


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Memberships and Affiliations

  • European University Association (EUA)

Academic Structure


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