EU citizens

EU citizens (as well as citizens of Norway, Iceland, Liechtenstein and Switzerland) - have a European Health Insurance Card, and are entitled to use it for urgent health care free of charge. It is highly recommended to have a supplementary travel health insurance (conclude a contract in your home country before arrival to Karviná).

Non-EU citizens

Non-EU citizens, staying in Czechia longer than 3 months, must contract an insurance with an insurance company, which is licensed to operate the insurance in the territory of Czechia according to a special legal regulation.

Covid-19: In accordance with the Ministry of Health Protective Measure, non-EU students arriving in Czechia after July 1, 2020 are obliged to arrange a sufficient health insurance covering medical care related to Covid-19 disease prior to their arrival.

A list of important health care centers and emergency numbers can be found here.