First steps for incoming students


Faculty of Arts of the University of Ss. Cyril and Methodius in Trnava
Admission procedure for the academic year 2024/2025  (DDL 30 April 2024)

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Information for international applicants

Knowledge of the Slovak language is required for studying all study programs - including foreign languages.
The admission conditions for international applicants are the same as for students from the Slovak Republic; a good knowledge of the Slovak language is required, which the applicant proves by a certificate of the Maturita Exam in the Slovak language, or a university diploma issued by a Slovak university. Applicants who have not passed the Maturita Exam in the Slovak language will take a language examination, consisting of a written and an oral part, as part of the admission procedure.
Applicants must submit a decision on the recognition of a document of education obtained outside the territory of the Slovak Republic no later than on the day of enrolment.

For international students who do not prove passing Maturita Exam in the Slovak language or a university diploma from a Slovak university, it is compulsory to pass the language examination.
This condition does not apply to students with Czech citizenship.
The language exam must be applied for in the online form by 30 April 2024 at the latest.

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Candidates will be invited to the test by registering in the online form. After the online test has been evaluated, candidates will then be invited to an oral examination.

To pass the Slovak language test, applicants must demonstrate a minimum B1 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.