Czech Republic

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RECOMMENDATION:

Expect an average of 2 or Very Good.

GRADING SYSTEM:

1

Vyborny

Excellent

2

Velmy Dobry

Very Good

3

Dobry

Good

4/5

Nevy Hovel/Nedostatecny

Fail

A Diploma Supplement is available for students after they receive a degree.  The Diploma Supplement will usually show ECTS (European Credit Transfer System) grades, and grades in the particular country’s grading scale.

ECTS grades:

A

Top 10% of the cohort

B

Next 25%

C

Next 30%

D

Next 25%

E

Next 10%

ECTS Credits (European Credit Transfer System) – US schools cut these back by half.

DEGREES:

Absolutorium, 2 years.

Bakalar/Bakalar Umeni, 2-3 years.

Bakalar/Bakalr Umeni, 4 years - comparable to US bachelor’s.

Absolvent, 4 - 5 years - comparable to US bachelor’s

Inzenyr/ Engineer, 4 – 5 years - comparable to US bachelor’s.

Promovany, 4 – 5 years - comparable to US bachelor’s.

Magistr/Master’s, 1 – 2 years - comparable to US master’s

Doktor Pedagogiky, 1 – 2 years   - comparable to US master’s.

Doktor Filozofie, 1 – 2 years   - comparable to US master’s.

Kandidat Ved, 3 years  - comparable to US PhD.

Doktor, 3 years – comparable to US PhD.