University
St. Cyril and Methodius

About the educational institution

University of St. Cyril and Methodius is one of the best universities in Slovakia at the moment, which allows foreign students to study disciplines such as pedagogy, philosophy, art, media, marketing communications, natural and exact sciences... The goal of the university is to prepare specialists who can make a contribution in the development of Slovak culture, science and education in the context of European and world cultural heritage. 

At the University of St. Cyril and Methodius, free education is possible for foreign students in the Slovak language for bachelor's, master's and doctoral programs. You can enter many specialties without entrance exams.

List of faculties

Faculty of Philosophy

The main mission and goal of the faculty is to train specialists in social science, pedagogy and philology. Graduates can work in scientific research, mass communications, editorial offices, various publishing houses, cultural centers, museums, archives, schools, government bodies, international companies, as well as translation and interpretation institutions. The best graduates can continue doctoral studies or work in departments as assistants.

BACHELOR

– German language and culture in professional communication

– Russian language and culture in professional communication

– English language and culture in professional communication

– Psychology

– Ethnology and non-European studies

– History and applied history in virtual space

– Philosophy and applied philosophy

Teaching subjects in combination:

– Slovak language and literature

- Russian language and literature

– English language and literature

– German language and literature

– French language and literature

- Story

– Civic education

MASTER

– Psychology

– Ethnology and non-European studies

– History and applied history in virtual space

– Philosophy and applied philosophy

– German language and culture in professional communication

– Russian language and culture in professional communication

– English language and culture in professional communication

Teaching subjects in combination:

– Slovak language and literature

- Russian language and literature

– English language and literature

– German language and literature

– French language and literature

- Story

– Civic education

DOCTORAL COURSE

– German language and culture in professional communication

– Russian language and culture in professional communication

– Systematic philosophy

– Ethnology and non-European studies

– General and experimental psychology

Introductory campaign

The main condition for admission to the 1st level (bachelor) is the presence of complete general secondary education or complete secondary vocational education.

You must provide a certificate of knowledge of the Slovak language level B1 or pass an exam.

Admission without entrance exams*

*For the specialty “Psychology,” a written exam is conducted in the form of a psychological test, a test to test knowledge in psychology, biology, social science, and a review of social sciences.

For the specialty “English language and culture in professional communication” you must provide a certificate of knowledge of the English language level B1.

For each specialty, grades in certain core subjects for the last years of study will be taken into account. The presence of these specialized subjects in the certificate is mandatory. For detailed information, contact our manager.

Application deadlines*

Bachelor's degree - applications accepted until 04/30/2024, cost - 30 euros

Master's degree - applications accepted until 04/30/2024, cost - 25 euros

Doctoral studies - applications accepted until 04/30/2024, cost - 30 euros

Faculty
natural sciences

The Faculty of Natural Sciences became an important part of Cyril and Methodius University immediately after its creation. The main goal of the faculty was educational activities aimed at training qualified biologists, chemists, specialists in the field of environmental protection and protection, biotechnologists, and software developers.

BACHELOR

– Applied biology*

- Applied Informatics

– Biotechnology*

– Chemistry*

– Environmental protection and restoration*

*The program is accredited in English

MASTER/ENGINEER

– Environmental Engineering*

– Applied biology

- Applied Informatics

– Applied chemistry*

– Biotechnology*

*The program is accredited in English

DOCTORAL COURSE

– Applied analytical and bioanalytical chemistry

- Molecular biology

– Biotechnology*

*The program is accredited in English

Introductory campaign

The main condition for admission to the 1st level (bachelor) is the presence of complete general secondary education or complete secondary vocational education.

Admission without entrance exams.

Application deadlines

Bachelor's degree - applications accepted until 04/30/2024

Master's program - applications accepted until 04/30/2024

Doctoral studies - applications accepted until 05/31/2024

Faculty of means
mass media

The Faculty of Media is the first faculty in Slovakia that offers comprehensive education in the field of media communications. The faculty cooperates with foreign universities and actively promotes trends in the media society. FSMI is a young and modern faculty that produces successful journalists, media experts, marketers, presenters, press secretaries, PR agencies, as well as famous teaching practitioners.

BACHELOR

- Mass media 

- Marketing communications

– Relations with the media

– Applied medial studies

– Digital Game Theory

MASTER

– Mass media – Marketing communications

– Applied medial studies

– Digital Game Theory

DOCTORAL COURSE

- Mass media 

- Marketing communications

– Digital Game Theory

Introductory campaign

The main condition for admission to the 1st level (bachelor) is the presence of complete general secondary education or complete secondary vocational education.

Admission without exams to the majors “Media Relations” and “Applied Media Studies”.

Admission without exams to the specialties “Mass Media” and “Marketing Communications” is possible subject to an average score of 1.5 or lower for the Slovak equivalent.

Upon admission, the average score, grades in specialized subjects will be taken into account, and a certificate of knowledge of a foreign language level B1, C2 is required.

Exams:

– For the specialty “Theory of Digital Games”: a written test to test general knowledge and knowledge of media issues, a written test in English, an interview.

– In the specialty “Mass Media” and “Marketing Communications”: a written test to test general knowledge and knowledge of media issues, a written test to test knowledge of a foreign language (English or German).

Application deadlines

Bachelor's degree - applications accepted until 04/30/2024, cost - 40 euros

Master's degree - applications accepted until 04/30/2024, cost - 40 euros

Doctoral studies - applications accepted until 04/30/2024, cost - 40 euros

Faculty
social sciences

The Faculty of Social Sciences has many years of experience in education and sociology. The faculty contains new teaching premises, which are equipped with modern equipment and computer technology. Education takes place at three levels of study, which are focused on political, managerial and social activities.

BACHELOR

- Public administration

– European Research and Policy

– Social services and consultations

MASTER

- Public administration

– European Research and Policy

– Social services and consultations

DOCTORAL COURSE

– Public Policy and Public Administration

– European Research and Policy

- Social politics

Introductory campaign

The main condition for admission to the 1st level (bachelor) is the presence of complete general secondary education or complete secondary vocational education.

For the specialty “Social Services and Consulting” it is necessary to provide medical confirmation of the ability to engage in professional practice during study.

A prerequisite is the presence of Unified State Examination grades in the applicant's certificate.

Admission without entrance exams.

Application deadlines*

Bachelor's degree - applications accepted until 04/30/2024, cost - 35 euros

Master's degree - applications accepted until 04/30/2024, cost - 35 euros

Doctoral studies - applications accepted until 04/30/2024, cost - 50 euros

Faculty
health

The Faculty of Health trains physiotherapists, radiologists and other junior medical personnel. In addition to studying, students have the opportunity to engage in scientific activities, participate in professional congresses and take part in foreign practices. The faculty also participates in various social and sporting events. Faculty students will learn to independently diagnose and treat musculoskeletal disorders, and will also help in the treatment of many other diseases. Graduates will be able to work in rehabilitation departments, outpatient centers, spas, fitness studios, and nursing agencies.

BACHELOR

– Physiotherapy

– Radiological technology

MASTER

– Physiotherapy

Introductory campaign

The main condition for admission to the 1st level (bachelor) is the presence of complete general secondary education or complete secondary vocational education.

Medical confirmation of suitability for training in the chosen specialty.

Admission without exams

 

 

Application deadlines*

Bachelor's degree – applications accepted until 31.03., cost – 40 euros 

Master's degree - applications accepted until April 30, cost - 40 euros

Department of Management

The department's educational programs are unique, not only in Slovakia but also abroad. An important feature of training at the Department of Management is the application of theoretical knowledge in practice. The goal of the department is to obtain a complete university education at all three levels of study. In this way, highly qualified graduates are trained who are able to successfully work in management positions and independently engage in business.

BACHELOR

– Management in tourism and hotel system

Introductory campaign

The main condition for admission to the 1st level (bachelor) is the presence of complete general secondary education or complete secondary vocational education.

The applicant must be at least 18 years old.

Admission without entrance exams.

Application deadlines

Bachelor's degree - applications accepted until 04/30/2023, cost - 40 euros

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Slovakia, Kosice

Urgent matters:

+421 903 635 121 (WhatsApp)

+421 90 514 71 36 (Viber)

+421 951 936 196

Mon-Fri from 10:00 to 18:00