About OSU

University of Ostrava (OSU) — public non-profit university. It is located in Ostrava, Czech Republic. It is a young higher education institution, as it was opened in 1991. As a part of European University Association (EUA), OSU is actively building the academic environment in Czech Republic.

QS World University Rankings collects data on the best institutions in the world, according to which OSU is on top-1170.

OSU does research in different fields of study and invites students to bachelor, master and doctorate programs.

Ostrava, Czech Republic
Establishment year
International students
Acceptance rate
Rating QS 2023

OSU tuition fees

As in many other universities in the country, the academic calendar at OSU is divided into two semesters. But for convenience, tuition fees are calculated per year. You can study for free at OSU, but only if you know the Czech language at least at a B2 level. English program fees start from 2,695 USD per year. On the official website of the university, you will find all the relevant information about tuition fees and scholarships.

Also, be prepared for additional expenses: accommodation, transportation, study materials, meals and personal expenses.

Academic calendar
Bachelorcitizens and foreigners
2,695 USD/year
2,803 USD/year
2,802 USD/year
2,803 USD/year

Bachelor degree at OSU

Before applying, you need to pass the IELTS or TOEFL exam. The minimum TOEFL score is 80. The IELTS score is not lower than 5.5.


Master's degree at OSU

To confirm your level of English, you must pass IELTS or TOEFL. The minimum TOEFL score for admission is 90. IELTS — 6.5 or higher.


OSU campus

The university campus is located within Ostrava. The school has a library where students can do their homework or just relax. Not only locals study at OSU, but also students from other countries. This is a unique opportunity to get in touch with the culture of other countries, meet representatives of different nationalities and make friends around the world.


What to do after graduation

There are several options to stay in the country after graduation. One of them is to get an offer from an employer and apply for a work visa. Read more about this on the embassy website. Look for more immigration options in our article.

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Universities in this city

Information is exploratory. For accurate information, refer to the official website of the school.
14949VSB – Technical University of OstravaCzech RepublicOstrava
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15University of OstravaCzech RepublicOstrava
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2,803 USD
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Universities in this country

Information is exploratory. For accurate information, refer to the official website of the school.
2351Charles UniversityCzech RepublicPrague
3,199 USD
3,199 USD
5172Czech Technical University in PragueCzech RepublicPrague
4,499 USD
4,499 USD
6103Masaryk UniversityCzech RepublicBrno
2,373 USD
from  2,157 USD
to  7,549 USD
6314Brno University of TechnologyCzech RepublicBrno
from  2,696 USD
to  3,235 USD
from  324 USD
to  3,235 USD
9525Prague University of Economics and BusinessCzech RepublicPrague
4,999 USD
4,999 USD