Why study at our Faculty

  • We are internationally recognized as a social studies research institution and a higher education provider
  • We offer a full range of Bachelor’s and Master’s degree programmes
  • We offer a PhD study programme in both Czech and English
  • Our students are encouraged to participate in research activities alongside our academic staff, and teaching at the Faculty reflects and implements the latest research findings
  • We place strong emphasis on practical training via a system of practical placements and study visits to a wide range of social institutions
  • Our teaching provision is strengthened by visiting scholars from the Faculty’s international partner universities
  • Students can study part of their degree programme at a partner institution abroad
  • Students have the opportunity to participate in public sector activities in Ostrava and neighbouring regions
  • Studies at the Faculty of Social Studies are highly integrated with professional service providers, and our graduates are consistently offered excellent opportunities in the labour market