General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1952
Abbreviation VŠCHT
Teachers 599
Students 4,999
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
• Ministerstvo š
• kolství, mládež
• e a telovýchovy
• European University Association (EUA)
World ranking 2136
Country ranking 13
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 2136
Cost of living in Prague
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 175 268
Food 133 227
Transportation 18 80
Communications and utilities 60 90
Clothing 22 81
Sports and leisure 18 65
Total 425 812
Accommodation in Prague USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 177
Shared room in city centre 271
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 329
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 464
Alternative title
cs Vysoká škola chemicko-technologická v Praze
old Institute of Chemical Technology in Prague
Location on map
University of Chemistry and Technology, Prague or Vysoká Škola Chemicko-Technologická v Praze (VŠCHT) - public higher education institution in Czech Republic. In 1952 VŠCHT opened its door to students. The university has an urban campus in Prague. Being one of the most prestigious universities in Czech Republic,University of Chemistry and Technology, Prague never leaves the top 20 according to national ratings.

Application process and the cost of tuition. When considering an applicant the deciding factor is always his/hers academic performance. The chances of successful admission are very high as 70 percent of applicants get enrolled but that number may vary depending on the faculty. The university shares the popular system in Czech Republic that divides the academic year into semesters. VŠCHT has affordable bachelor’s programs that cost less than 2,000 USD/year. A year of master’s studies will cost you 1,550 USD. More information about tuition fees and admission requirements can be found on the official website of the university(

The composition of the university. University of Chemistry and Technology, Prague is a small educational institution, with approximately 5000 students. The university accepts both local and foreign students. The education is conducted by 599 teachers and professors. During studies the students have the opportunity to participate in the international exchange programs. You can meet the students by following the university on social media: Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of VŠCHT. The students have access to the university’s library. The university is in the European University Association (EUA).
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