Students, who are citizens from other countries than EU, have to apply for Visa for their stay in the Czech Republic.
There are two types of Visa, both will allow you to study and work at the same time in Czechia, issuing of Visa takes usually 60 days after submission of the Visa application:
- Long-term Visa for the study purpose (less administrative obligations after coming to Czechia)
- Long-term residence permit for the study purpose (is connected with the obligation of issuing of a biometric card after arrival to Czechia)
Generally those documents are required by the Visa application:
(check always the webpage of the Ministry of Interior and of the Czech Embassy to get full information)
How to get an appointment at the Czech Embassy?
- Contact the local Czech Embassy or Consulate
- Students of following countries may be nominated to a Student Visa Mode (student facilitation, fast track for Visa interview, “režim student”) – we may nominate only those students, who have already obtained their recognition of the previous degree
How to prolong your Visa in the Czech republic?
(information for students after the first academic year of studies)