Masaryk University: Statistics

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#403 of 14,131 In the World
#164 of 2,785 In Europe
#2 of 67 In the Czech Republic
#1 of 10 In Brno
#158 of 3,778 For Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
Top50% For 166 other topics
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Male:Female Ratio
Highest Degree

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate38%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (Maturitní vysvědčeni) and entrance examination; also working knowledge of the Czech language except for programs in English
Academic CalendarSeptember to June (fall term: September - January; spring term: February-June)
Full time employee3,858
Student:staff ratio9:1

We've calculated the 38% acceptance rate for Masaryk University based on the ratio of admissions to applications and other circumstantial enrollment data. Treat this information as a rough guide and not as a definitive measure of your chances of admission. Different programs may have significantly varying admissions rates.

Research profile

Masaryk University is a world-class research university with 32,125 scientific papers published and 473,933 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Biology, Chemistry, Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Medicine, Environmental Science, Physics, Engineering, Computer Science, Genetics, and Biochemistry.


Masaryk University majors

by publication & citation count

18,803 / 360,753
14,616 / 289,829
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
13,659 / 140,719
12,950 / 226,760
Environmental Science
12,654 / 207,455
12,065 / 188,285
11,615 / 177,170
Computer Science
10,177 / 159,813
9,943 / 216,954
9,223 / 198,744
8,295 / 56,286
Quantum and Particle physics
7,779 / 120,234
7,091 / 124,012
Organic Chemistry
7,074 / 136,805
Geography and Cartography
6,143 / 91,648
5,950 / 117,268
Political Science
5,870 / 42,551
5,773 / 78,517
5,527 / 117,813
Materials Science
5,466 / 93,613
5,362 / 92,277
5,068 / 81,035
4,822 / 52,664
4,698 / 41,261
4,331 / 31,374
4,017 / 52,580
3,986 / 72,999
3,569 / 50,427
3,465 / 28,601
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
3,381 / 42,517
3,271 / 60,719
Optical Engineering
3,241 / 48,068
3,126 / 64,313
3,125 / 49,965
3,039 / 60,591
2,748 / 22,197
Metallurgical Engineering
2,542 / 43,210
Oncology and Cancer research
2,374 / 60,985
Art & Design
2,284 / 19,285
2,247 / 35,506

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 60 8
1991 92 24
1992 116 54
1993 173 102
1994 252 187
1995 203 287
1996 227 363
1997 233 497
1998 295 622
1999 334 882
2000 381 1184
2001 422 1585
2002 420 2084
2003 455 3292
2004 527 3040
2005 517 3931
2006 651 4873
2007 730 5938
2008 786 6979
2009 861 8411
2010 996 10126
2011 1045 11834
2012 1170 14514
2013 1262 16672
2014 1563 19491
2015 1647 22196
2016 1905 24988
2017 1925 29195
2018 1951 32742
2019 2176 39784
2020 2418 49115
2021 2926 65007
2022 2523 65852
Academic rankings


International studetns 2,400 – 14,500 per annum per annum. (Programs accredited and taught in foreign languages) (EUR)

Masaryk University has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by Masaryk University.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design Yes Yes Yes
Biology Yes Yes Yes
Business Yes Yes Yes
Chemistry Yes Yes Yes
Computer Science Yes Yes Yes
Economics Yes Yes Yes
Engineering Yes Yes Yes
Environmental Science Yes Yes Yes
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes Yes Yes
Mathematics Yes Yes Yes
Medicine Yes Yes Yes
Physics Yes Yes Yes
Psychology Yes Yes Yes
Bakalář Archaeology, Art History, Art Management, Baltic Languages, Biological and Life Sciences, Business Administration, Chemistry, Chinese, Computer Science, Czech, Dutch, Earth Sciences, Educational Sciences, English, French, German, Germanic Languages, Greek, Greek (Classical), History, Information Sciences, Italian, Japanese, Latin, Library Science, Linguistics, Mathematics, Museum Studies, Norwegian, Philosophy, Physics, Polish, Portuguese, Religious Studies, Romance Languages, Russian, Scandinavian Languages, Serbocroatian, Social Sciences, Spanish, Special Education, Swedish
Doktor medicíny Engineering, Medicine
Inženýr Business Administration, Economics
Magistr Aesthetics, Ancient Languages, Archaeology, Art History, Art Management, Baltic Languages, Biological and Life Sciences, Chemistry, Czech, Dutch, Earth Sciences, Economics, Educational Sciences, English, French, German, Germanic Languages, Greek, Greek (Classical), History, International Studies, Italian, Latin, Law, Linguistics, Mathematics and Computer Science, Norwegian, Philosophy, Physics, Polish, Political Sciences, Portuguese, Psychology, Religious Studies, Romance Languages, Russian, Scandinavian Languages, Serbocroatian, Slavic Languages, Social Sciences, Sociology, Spanish, Special Education, Swedish, Translation and Interpretation
Doktor Medicine

Masaryk University alumni

  1. Jaroslav Kubera

    Jaroslav Kubera
    Born in
    Czech Republic Flag Czech Republic
    1947-2020 (aged 73)

    Jaroslav Kubera was a Czech politician for the Civic Democratic Party, who served in the Czech Senate representing Teplice from 2000 and the Senate President from 2018 until his death in 2020. He previously served as mayor of Teplice from 1994 to 2018.

  2. Petr Nečas

    Petr Nečas
    Born in
    Czech Republic Flag Czech Republic
    1964-.. (age 59)

    Petr Nečas is a Czech former politician who served as the prime minister of the Czech Republic and leader of the Civic Democratic Party from 2010 to 2013, and as Member of the Chamber of Deputies (MP) from 1993 to 2013.

  3. Lubomír Zaorálek

    Lubomír Zaorálek
    Born in
    Czech Republic Flag Czech Republic
    1956-.. (age 67)

    Lubomír Zaorálek is a Czech politician, who served as the Minister of Foreign Affairs under Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka from 2014 to 2017, and Minister of Culture under Prime Minister Andrej Babiš from 2019 to 2021. He was a Member of the Chamber of Deputies (MP) from 1996 to 2021, and unsuccessfully ran for the premiership in the 2017 election but his Social Democratic Party received only 7% of the vote.

  4. Iva Bittová

    Iva Bittová
    Born in
    Czech Republic Flag Czech Republic
    1958-.. (age 65)
    film actorsongwritermusicianactorsinger

    Iva Bittová is a Czech avant-garde violinist, singer, and composer. She began her career as an actor in the mid-1970s, appearing in several Czech feature films, but switched to playing violin and singing in the early 1980s. She started recording in 1986 and by 1990 her unique vocal and instrumental technique gained her international recognition. Since then, she has performed regularly throughout Europe, the United States and Japan, and has released over eight solo albums.

All 66 notable alumni

Masaryk University faculties and divisions

Faculty : Arts Aesthetics, Ancient Civilizations, Archaeology, Art History, Baltic Languages, Chinese, Classical Languages, Comparative Literature, Cultural Studies, Czech, Dutch, Education, English, Ethnology, Film, French, German, Germanic Languages, Germanic Studies, Greek, Greek (Classical), History, Information Management, Italian, Japanese, Latin, Library Science, Linguistics, Literature, Media Studies, Medieval Studies, Mediterranean Studies, Museum Studies, Musicology, Norwegian, Pedagogy, Performing Arts, Philosophy, Polish, Portuguese, Psychology, Religion, Romance Languages, Russian, Scandinavian Languages, Slavic Languages, Social Studies, Spanish, Swedish, Teacher Training, Theatre, Ukrainian, Upper Secondary Education, Vietnamese, Visual Arts
Faculty : Economics and Administration Accountancy, Business Administration, Communication Studies, Computer Science, Economics, Finance, Information Technology, Law, Mathematics, Public Administration, Regional Studies, Statistics, Taxation
Faculty : Education Art Education, Biology, Chemistry, Christian Religious Studies, Civics, Czech, Education, English, Foreign Languages Education, French, Geography, German, Health Education, History, Information Sciences, Information Technology, Leisure Studies, Literature, Mathematics, Mathematics Education, Modern Languages, Music, Music Education, Native Language, Native Language Education, Pedagogy, Physical Education, Physics, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Psychology, Russian, Social Studies, Special Education, Speech Therapy and Audiology, Technology, Technology Education, Visual Arts, Vocational Education
Faculty : Informatics Artificial Intelligence, Computer Education, Computer Engineering, Computer Graphics, Computer Science, Data Processing, Information Technology, Software Engineering
Faculty : Law Administrative Law, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Economic and Finance Policy, Economics, Environmental Studies, European Union Law, History of Law, International Law, Labour Law, Law, Political Sciences, Public Administration
Faculty : Medicine Anaesthesiology, Anatomy, Biochemistry, Biology, Biophysics, Cardiology, Dentistry, Dermatology, Embryology and Reproduction Biology, Ethics, Forensic Medicine and Dentistry, Gastroenterology, Gerontology, Haematology, Health Administration, Histology, Immunology, Laboratory Techniques, Medicine, Microbiology, Midwifery, Neurology, Nursing, Nutrition, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Occupational Health, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Optometry, Orthopaedics, Otorhinolaryngology, Paediatrics, Pathology, Pharmacology, Physiology, Plastic Surgery, Pneumology, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Radiology, Rehabilitation and Therapy, Social and Preventive Medicine, Stomatology, Surgery, Urology, Venereology
Faculty : Pharmacy Chemistry, Cosmetology, Pharmacology, Pharmacy, Safety Engineering, Toxicology
Faculty : Science Anthropology, Astrophysics, Biochemistry, Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Biophysics, Biotechnology, Botany, Cell Biology, Chemistry, Data Processing, Earth Sciences, Environmental Studies, Genetics, Geography, Geology, Mathematics, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Natural Sciences, Physics, Statistics, Surveying and Mapping, Toxicology, Zoology
Faculty : Social Studies Anthropology, Clinical Psychology, Contemporary History, Cultural Studies, Energy Engineering, Environmental Studies, European Studies, Gender Studies, Human Resources, International Studies, Journalism, Leadership, Media Studies, Political Sciences, Psychology, Social Policy, Social Work, Sociology
Faculty : Sports Studies Physical Therapy, Social Sciences, Sports, Sports Management, Sports Medicine

General information

Alternative names MU
Masarykova univerzita
Founded 1919
Accreditation Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport (Ministerstvo školství, mládeže a tělovýchovy)
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Location and contacts

Address Žerotínovo nám 9
Brno, 601 77
Czech Republic
City population 379,000

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