In connection with the situation in Ukraine, the Silesian University, Faculty of Philosophy and Science in Opava will provide the following forms of assistance for prospective students coming from Ukraine. We will make every effort to mitigate the impact on Ukrainian students.

For general information about study in Opava for students with Ukrainian citizenship after February 24, 2022, please see the university webpage at

Supported levels of education

  • Bachelor’s
  • Master’s
  • Doctoral
  • Short-term (visiting study)

Language of study

Possible start date of study

  • Bachelor/Master/Doctoral Study Programs: September 2022
  • Visiting studies: September 2022

Application deadline:

  • Bachelor/Master/Doctoral Study Programs: July 1, 2022
  • Visiting studies: June 30, 2022

Financial support

Financial support for Ukrainian citizens after February 24, 2022, is available in the following amount, subject to availability of funds:

15.000 CZK/month for short-term mobility students

Short-term mobility enrolment

Short-term enrolment is possible into any of the study programs:

The student needs to sign a Learning Agreement which specifies which courses the student will be attending (and will take exams in, when the semester ends). No degree is awarded upon the end of the study period.

The deadline for application is 30th June 2022 (for winter semester 2022/23).

Students interested in short-term mobility shall contact the Erasmus+ coordinator of the Faculty of Philosophy and Science: Kateřina Knoppová, e-mail:, tel: +420 553 684 255.

Integration support (language course, orientation, etc.)

A free elective course is available for all international students „Czech for Foreigners“. The faculty has a Buddy Programme.


Accommodation in dormitory is possible subject to availability; for prices etc. see

The website with more information


For further information please contact the International Relations Office of the faculty: Kateřina Trembač, e-mail:, tel: +420 553 684 255