Directive No. 7/2019Ref. 7SD/921/2019

The Dean´s Directive for Bachelor degree study admission proceedings at FCE CTU in Prague

Public announcement of admission proceedings to Bachelor degree study programmes organised by the Faculty of Civil Engineering CTU in Prague
in the 2020/21 academic year

 

This Directive complements The Conditions for Admission to Study in Bachelor Degree Study Programmes Implemented at the Faculty of Civil Engineering CTU in Prague in the 2020/21 Academic Year (hereinafter "Conditions for Admission to Study").

 

I.   LIST OF BACHELOR DEGREE STUDY PROGRAMMES

 

The Dean of the Faculty of Civil Engineering CTU in Prague (hereinafter "FCE") hereby opens the admission proceedings for the 2020/21 academic year to the following Bachelor degree study programmes.

Name of programme:Civil Engineering / Stavební inženýrství
Standard time of study:4 years
Type of study:full-time
Starting from the 3rd year of study, students are divided into specializations based on their choice and the capacity of individual specializations to admit students.
Students choose their specializations in the 2nd year of study.
 
Name of programme:Geodesy and Cartography
Standard time of study:3 years
Type of study:full-time
 
Name of programme:Architecture and Building Engineering
Standard time of study:4 years
Type of study:full-time
 
Name of programme:Building Engineering
Standard time of study:4 years
Type of study:full-time
 
Name of programme:Civil Engineering
Language of instruction:English
Standard time of study:4 years
Type of study:full-time
Pursuant to § 58 Par. 5 of Act No. 111/1998 Coll. (Act on Higher Education Institutions) and Annex No. 5 to the Statute of CTU in Prague, Fees Related to Study, study in this programme is subject to a fee of Kč 55 000 per semester.

 

II.   IMPORTANT DEADLINES

 

Date for submitting applications for study1. 1. - 31. 3. 2020
 
Date for the payment of the administration fee in admission proceedings31. 3. 2020
Date for sending the certificate of passing the Mathematics+ examination (with the result "excellent", "very good", "good" for the waiver of the entrance examination in Mathematics)5. 6. 2020
Dates of the entrance examination9. - 11. 6. 2020
Substitute date of the entrance examination16. 6. 2020
 
Date for submitting authenticated copies of school-leaving certificates in the case of passing the school-leaving examination in CR or SR.
No applicants are admitted to study without submitting this certificate.
Should an applicant take the school-leaving examination in September, they inform the Faculty and will receive a substitute date for delivery.
16. 6. 2020
or earlier, e.g. with the application form
Date for submitting the authenticated copy of the validation or recognition of a foreign certificate and the certificate of passing an examination in Czech (or English) at a B2 level
No applicants are admitted to study without submitting this certificate.
7. 9. 2020
Regular registration dates for 1st year of Bachelor degree study1. - 3. 9. 2020
Late registration date for 1st year of Bachelor degree study10. 9. 2020
Start of instruction in the 2020/21 academic year21. 9. 2020

If an applicant submits the above documents by post, the date of sending them is the date of posting stamped on the envelope.

The applicants can either come to the regular or the late registration date (see above). The applicants do not notify the Faculty of the use of the late registration date, and need not apply for it.

Detailed information on the registration procedure will be included in the invitation to registration sent together with the decision on admission to study and also on the electronic application pages (prihlaska.cvut.cz) under the application code.

 

III.   APPLICANT´S PROCEDURE FOR SUBMITTING AN APPLICATION

 

An applicant may submit more applications for study – one application for each selected study programme, the number of applications is unlimited.

The administration fee of Kč 800,- must be paid for each submitted application.

  1. Fill in the CTU electronic application form at www.prihlaska.cvut.cz (the database is open from 1. 1. 2020 to 31. 3. 2020). Except for the cases specified in Part IV Par. 1b) – i.e. in the case of the waiver of the entrance examination in Mathematics based on the marks in the subject of Mathematics from secondary school – it is not necessary to send a printed application form to the Faculty.
  2. Settle the administration fee of Kč 800,- for costs related to admission proceedings by 31. 3. 2020. For the procedure see below.

The application will be included in the admission proceedings if the requirements specified in points No. 1 and No. 2 above have been met by the prescribed deadline.

Payment of the administration fee for acts related to admission proceedings
Settle the administration fee of Kč 800,- in one of the following ways:

  • on-line payment by credit card while filling in the application form (preferred by the Faculty)
  • bank transfer
  • cash deposit in any Komerční banka branch office
  • payment by postal order at the post office

Bank data for administration fee payment:

KB Praha 6, Account No:19-5504610227/0100
variable symbol:77777
constant symbol:0308 – bank transfer – proof of payment need not be enclosed to the application form
                        or 0379 – cash payment – data for payment by postal order of type A – proof of payment must be enclosed to the application form
specific symbolapplication form code

Additional data for payment from abroad:

IBAN:CZ7601000000195504610227
SWIFT code:KOMBCZPPXXX

Note for applicants from abroad (including the Slovak Republic):
Banking fees are always paid by the applicant.
The paid administration fee cannot be returned in any case.
Incorrectly filled in applications will be discarded from the admission proceedings.

 

IV.   APPLICANT´S PROCEDURE IN THE CASE OF THE WAIVER OF AN ENTRANCE EXAMINATION IN MATHEMATICS

 

  1. Waiver of the entrance examination in Mathematics based on the marks in the subject of Mathematics from secondary school (see Par. 6 of Conditions for Admission to Study)
    1. fill in the respective marks in the subject of Mathematics from secondary school (hereinafter SS) in the "Study Results" box while submitting the application form
    2. certify these marks to the Faculty in one of the ways below:
      • application form printout from the database with filled in marks from SS where the secondary school certifies the marks on the printout by a stamp and a signature,
      • authenticated copy of reports with the respective marks in the subject of Mathematics,
      • excerpt of marks from the catalogue confirmed by the secondary school.

    Information on filling in marks in the subject of Mathematics from secondary school (hereinafter SS) in the application form in the case of a title to the waiver of an entrance examination in Mathematics

    • applicants write all marks in the subject of Mathematics received for the second half-year of the last four years of secondary school;
    • the applicants who take their school-leaving examination in the 2019/2020 school year will write the mark in Mathematics received for the first half-year of the last year instead of the second half-year;
    • the marks only relate to the compulsory subject of Mathematics, not e.g. to seminars in Mathematics;
    • the applicants who passed their school-leaving examination outside the Czech Republic and the Slovak Republic who are not eligible for the entrance examination waiver based on the marks from secondary school do not fill in or certify the data on their study results from secondary school.
  2. Waiver of the entrance examination in Mathematics on the basis of passing the school-leaving examination in Mathematics – with the result "excellent" in the common or the profile part of the school-leaving examination.
    The applicant does not fill in the title to the waiver in the application form, only sends an authenticated copy of the respective report containing the mark in the school-leaving examination in Mathematics to the Faculty.
  3. Waiver of the entrance examination in Mathematics on the basis of passing the school-leaving examination in Mathematics+ with the result "excellent, very good or good"
    The applicant does not fill in the title to the waiver in the application form, only sends an authenticated copy of the respective report containing the mark in the school-leaving examination in Mathematics+ to the Faculty.
  4. Waiver of the entrance examination in Mathematics on the basis of national comparative tests in Mathematics passed outside the Czech Republic – only applies to applicants-foreign citizens with a permanent address outside the Czech Republic.
    The applicant does not fill in the title to the waiver in the application form, only sends an authenticated copy of a certificate of passing a national comparative test in Mathematics and a certificate of a permanent address outside the Czech Republic to the Faculty by the date identical to the date for submitting a certificate of passing the school-leaving examination.

 

V.   DOCUMENTS SENT TO THE FACULTY AS PART OF ADMISSION PROCEEDINGS

 

  1. Authenticated copy of the school-leaving certificate if the school-leaving examination was passed in the Czech Republic or the Slovak Republic.
  2. Proof of payment of the administration fee for the admission proceedings in the case of payment by postal order.

    Potential other documents:

  3. In the case of interest in the waiver of the entrance examination, one of the documents confirming the title to the waiver:
    • application form printout from the database with filled in marks from SS where the secondary school certifies the marks on the printout by a stamp and a signature,
    • authenticated copy of reports with the respective marks in the subject of Mathematics,
    • excerpt of marks from the catalogue confirmed by the secondary school.
  4. In the case of completing secondary school education outside the Czech Republic (and the Slovak Republic) and also in the case of completing secondary school education in the Czech Republic at a school that is not entered in the Register of Schools administered by the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports: authenticated copy of a certificate of validation or a decision on recognition of a foreign educational certificate (also referred to as nostrification).
  5. One of the following certificates proving the passing of an examination in Czech or Slovak pursuant to Conditions for Admission to Study, Par. 1e) – refers to foreign citizens (excluding applicants from the Slovak Republic) applying for study in Czech:
    • certificate of passing the school-leaving or state examination in Czech,
    • certificate of passing an examination in Czech at min. a B2 level according to the "Common European Framework of Reference for Languages" at the Department of Languages FCE or at Departments of Languages of other faculties/parts of CTU or at the Institute for Language and Preparatory Studies, Charles University.
  6. One of the following certificates proving the passing of an examination in English pursuant to Conditions for Admission to Study, Par. 1f) – refers to applicants for study in English (programme of Civil Engineering):
    • certificate of passing the school-leaving or state examination in English,
    • certificate of passing an examination in English at min. a B2 level according to the "Common European Framework of Reference for Languages".
  7. A certified copy of a document proving a permanent address outside the Czech Republic if the applicant will use the waiver of the entrance examination on the basis of national comparative tests in Mathematics, and a certificate of passing a national comparative test in Mathematics with the results of the test.

No "Certificate of Health" is required as an enclosure to an application to FCE.

 

VI.   COURSE OF ADMISSION PROCEEDINGS

 

  1. The entrance examination consists of a written test in Mathematics. The applicants for the branch of Architecture and Building Engineering further take an oral part of the entrance examination – an interview in Architecture.
  2. The applicants registered for study programmes of Civil Engineering / Stavební inženýrství, Geodesy and Cartography, Building Engineering, Civil Engineering whose entrance examination has been waived pursuant to Pars. 6, 7 of Conditions for Admission to Study will be notified of the entrance examination waiver in the database www.prihlaska.cvut.cz no later than by 30. 4. 2020. These applicants will receive a written decision on admission to study after they have sent the authenticated copy of the school-leaving certificate.
  3. The applicants registered for the study programme of Architecture and Building Engineering whose entrance examination in Mathematics has been waived pursuant to Par. 6 of Conditions for Admission to Study will be notified of the entrance examination waiver in Mathematics in the database www.prihlaska.cvut.cz no later than by 30. 4. 2020 and, at the same time, they will be invited to the oral part of the entrance examination in Architecture by registered letter no later than three weeks before the entrance examination date.
  4. The applicants whose written entrance examination in Mathematics has not been waived will be invited to the entrance examination by registered letter no later than three weeks before the examination date. If an applicant has submitted more applications for study programmes taught in Czech, he/she will only receive one invitation and take only one entrance test in Mathematics. The result of the test is valid for all applications submitted by the applicant. In the case that an applicant has submitted an application for study programmes taught in Czech and, at the same time, another application for a study programme taught in English, he/she takes 2 written entrance examinations in Mathematics, one in Czech and one in English.
  5. If an applicant is unable to attend the entrance examination on the regular date to which he/she has been invited, they may apply for a substitute date of the entrance examination, the reason for absence need not be stated. The application is sent by e-mail at uchazec@fsv.cvut.cz no later than on the day of the regular date of the entrance examination.
  6. The written entrance examination in Mathematics consists of a test in Mathematics covering secondary school subject matter as presented in the publication "Mathematics, Entrance Examinations to CTU", CTU Publishing House, Praha 2007. The publication may be purchased from the CTU bookshop selling technical literature in the National Technical Library, Technická 6, Praha 6; there is also an electronic test version available and an offer of preparatory courses for the entrance examination - see the website of the Department of Mathematics.
  7. Evaluation procedure of the oral examination in Architecture:
    • graphic works created exclusively by the applicant:   -   max. 3 points for each work, i.e. max. 9 points;
    • motivation sheet created exclusively by the applicant:   -   max. 5 points;
    • interview:   -   max. 6 points;
    For the basic fulfilment of the requirements specified in Conditions for Admission to Study, the applicant will always receive 1 point for each submitted work or the motivation sheet (with a maximum gain of 4 points in this part), while additional points up to the above maximum will be awarded by the Entrance Examination Board depending on the level of works and the manifested interest in the branch of study, the total maximum number of awarded points being 20.
  8. Should an applicant require some modification of the admission proceedings or study due to a health-related handicap, they must contact the CTU ELSA Centre for the Support of Students with Special Needs, tel.: 224 358 463, e-mail: stredisko@elsa.cvut.cz, no later than by 31. 3. 2020.

 

VII.   RESULTS OF ENTRANCE EXAMINATIONS

 

Each applicant will be informed about the entrance examination result on the day of taking the examination. The evaluation of tests in Mathematics in points will be accessible to the applicants on the day of the test, no later than by 2 p.m., on the door of the room in which the test was held and, subsequently, the following day after the entrance examination, in the database prihlaska.cvut.cz. The evaluation of the oral interview in architecture in points will be announced to the applicants by the Entrance Examination Board immediately after the interview.

The applicants may see their corrected test in Mathematics on the day of the entrance examination.

The Dean´s decision on admission to study will be sent to the applicants who have submitted all prescribed enclosures to the application form in writing no later than within 30 days after the publication of the admission proceedings results.
If an applicant fails to collect the sent decision, this decision will be published on the official Faculty board, and the eighth day after its publication is considered as the date of the decision´s delivery.
Part of the decision is the justification and notice for applying for a review of this decision within 30 days after the delivery of the decision.

 

In Prague on 21. 11. 2019

prof. Ing. Jiří Máca, CSc.
Faculty Dean