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Financial Support for Students


Various options are available


University Scholarships

University of Chemistry and Technology might offers financial aid for excellent study results or in cases of hard circumstances of a student.

Applications (see form below) must be supplemented by a Transcript of Records (issued by the Dean´s office) and 2 Letters of Recommendation (see form below) from a UCT teacher / supervisor, duly signed. 

Only students with a study average of 1.0 - 1.8 are eligible. 

Quick facts:

Number of scholarships available


Application deadlines

Winter semester 20  17,500 CZK

3rd March

Summer semester 20 17,500 CZK

7th September


Visegrad Scholarships – International Visegrad Fund

The International Visegrad Fund offers Master's and post-graduate (post-Master's) scholarships for study/research projects during the period of one to four semesters at public universities in the Czech Republic and other European countries. Applicants must come from Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Georgia, Kosovo, Northern Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Russia, Serbia, or Ukraine. Interested applicants shall submit their applications by 15 March each year.

All Visegrad Fund applicants shall fill in an online application with all required documents for a selected study program. Subsequently, applicants need to contact the faculty representatives for submitted documents evaluation. A pre-acceptance letter for the Visegrad Fund application is issued once an applicant meets the admission requirements.

CEEPUS – Central European Exchange Programme for University Study

The CEEPUS programme is focused on fostering regional cooperation within Central Europe by supporting exchange  of students and teachers in the central Europe. 

AKTION Czech Republic - Austria

AKTION Czech Republic - Austria, cooperation in science and education, is a programme supporting bilateral cooperation in the tertiary sector through individual scholarships and cooperation projects. For individuals, there are scholarships for study and research stays available. Czech and Austrian students can also apply for a scholarship to participate inthe summer language courses and summer schools. 

Fulbright U.S. Student Program – Fulbright Program

Sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, the U.S. Fulbright Student Program provides the oportunity for recent U.S. graduates, post-graduate candidates, professional and artists to conduct career-launching study and research abroad.

Barrande Fellowship Programme

The French Institute in Prague and the Czech Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports  have launched a new mobility programme for both PhD students in the Czech Republic applying to go study in France, and PhD students in France applying to go study in the Czech Republic. This mobility programme funds either cotutelles or short research stays.

The Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of the Czech Republic – Scholarships

Scholarships of this type are designed for university/college students or graduates and Ph.D. candidates (in some cases, also for university researchers/teachers) who wish to accomplish a study or research stay at oniversities in the Czech Republic.


Government Scholarships – Developing countries – Scholarships Awards within the Foreign Development Assistance Programme

The Government of the Czech Republic offers a number of scholarships within the framework of its Foreign Development Assistance Programme in support of the study of foreign nationals from developing countries at public institutions of higher education in the Czech Republic.

ERASMUS+ Bilateral Agreements

Within that programme, students from EU countries have the opportunity to study at other universities in EU if a bilateral agreement between has been signed. Students can go to the university in EU either for studies or for training. The maximum duration of both possibilities is one year.


Science and Law School Scholarship

The Science & Law School Scholarship is offered to outstanding studenst who have already scored admissions in Universities (QS Ranked Universities < 1000) not later than three months of the date of application. The quota for Science majors is 25 % whereas, the quota for Engineering programmes is 30%. 

The University of Chemistry and Technology, Prague ranked #355 in QS  World Ranking 2020

GreenMatch Sustainability Scholarship

Scholarship for students interested in improving student life by making sustainable decisions. GreenMatch provides renewable energy solutions for homeowners in the UK, with the purpose of bringing the aspect of sustainability to the life of a student, they award a student with a scholarship of £1000 for a successful application of green idea in their daily life. 


Novus Biologicals Scholarship Program

The Novus Biologicals Scholarship Program is awarded to students pursuing a degree in a science related field twice a year. A $1500 (or international currency equivalent) scholarship will be awarded to one student for the fall and spring semesters. *US, Canada, and European Countries only


Jelvix Scholarship Program

Jelvix, a global technology consulting company, offers achievement-based Scholarship Program for high school and graduate students interested in science, innovative and emerging technologies, engineering. Students can be recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, as well as make a significant impact and contribution to their schools and communities. 


Scholarship Portal

More scholarships and grants to study at the UCT Prague may be found on the Scholarship Portal

Updated: 31.1.2022 10:28, Author: Martin Kraus

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Application for financial aid for studies at UCT Prague
Letter of Recommendation (for the application for financial aid provided by UCT Prague)
A/V/961/11/2021 (EN)Granting of scholarships 2021/202206.09.202111.09.2022
A/V/961/13/2022Granting of Scholarships 2022/202312.09.202210.09.2023
Scholarship Rules of the UCT11.06.2017

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