Application process


The applicant must register and apply for the study in the bachelor's study program ‘Nursing, specialization Nurse in the following two steps:

1. Registration:

By filling in the "Electronic Application Form". When filling in the electronic application form, applicants must proceed according to the instructions on the above-mentioned website, or in the form itself.

2. Application

Applicants must fill in "the Application Form" and send it including relevant attachments to the below mentioned address within the given deadline.

Mandatory attachments of the application form are:

  • Curriculum vitae,
  • A written letter of motivation on the topic "What is your motivation for studying in the field of nursing" - in the range of 1500 characters (including spaces),
  • Copy of passport
  • Official and certified copy of the birth certificate,
  • Officially certified copy of an official document confirming the completion of secondary education with a school-leaving examination or another school leaving equivalent,
  • Confirmation from a general practitioner on the health condition.

All the required documents could be sent first scanned by e-mail to for checking nevertheless all documents must be sent by mail afterward with officially certified copies of the high school diploma and a birth certificate according to the Rector’s Ordinance No. 450_On assessing compliance with the requirement of prior education of applicants for admission to studies.

After filling in the electronic application form for studying at FHSS USB, applicants will be registered in the records of FHSS USB. The actual registration of the study application will be carried out only after the applicants submit a completed and hand-signed study application, including all mandatory attachments!

The Process of Assessment of Foreign Secondary Education within the Admission is described HERE.

The procedures are set up in accordance with:

 The required knowledge of English is B2 according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). Applicants who have submitted all the required materials will be included in the admission process. Within the admission procedures evaluation of all the materials sent will be performed by the committee appointed by the Dean of the Faculty.

The evaluation and admission committee will rank the candidates proposed for admission. The Dean of the faculty has the final decision on the acceptance of an applicant based on the recommendation of the admission committee within 8 days after the admission and the applicants are informed in writing within 30 days on the outcome according to §50 paragraph 5 of the Act on Higher Education.

The instructions concerning the payment of the tuition fee for the first semester will be given to applicants together with the decision about his/her acceptance.


The completed application form including all mandatory attachments must be sent by 30 April 2021 at the latest to the following address:

Jana Redinova
International Office
Faculty of Health and Social Sciences
The University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice
J. Boreckého 1167/27
370 11 České Budějovice
the Czech Republic


Study in the study course in the academic year 2021/2022 will be opened only in the case when at least 10 applicants shall enroll and shall be accepted for the study.

Applicants have the right to appeal against the decision to the Dean of the Faculty. The completed appeal forms must be submitted within 30 days from the date of their delivery. The Dean can grant an application and change her decision; otherwise, she will pass it on to the Rector. The Rector can change the decision of the Dean which was issued contrary to law, internal rules of the university, or with the conditions defined in accordance with § 49, section 1 a 3 of the Act. Nr. 111/98 Coll. Otherwise, he will reject the request and he will confirm the original resolution of the Dean.