Masaryk University: Statistics



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#430 of 14,131 In the World
#175 of 2,785 In Europe
#2 of 67 In the Czech Republic
#1 of 10 In Brno
#179 of 4,103 For Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
Top50% For 166 other topics
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Male:Female Ratio
Highest Degree

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate36%
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 36% 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 36,431 scientific papers published and 555,112 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

22,028 / 425,506
17,102 / 343,402
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
15,917 / 178,745
14,900 / 271,952
Environmental Science
14,651 / 257,531
14,205 / 226,306
13,690 / 218,484
Computer Science
12,225 / 191,333
11,802 / 253,178
10,975 / 235,290
9,678 / 72,938
Quantum and Particle physics
8,934 / 147,939
8,374 / 159,089
Organic Chemistry
8,194 / 166,984
Geography and Cartography
7,182 / 117,505
7,047 / 148,844
Political Science
6,731 / 57,910
6,681 / 96,908
Materials Science
6,647 / 111,682
6,488 / 139,863
6,397 / 119,260
5,989 / 104,261
5,626 / 67,066
5,540 / 56,553
5,247 / 41,156
4,793 / 70,326
4,766 / 93,807
4,333 / 68,275
4,090 / 36,787
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
3,928 / 51,752
3,808 / 70,330
Optical Engineering
3,790 / 59,219
3,629 / 60,664
3,607 / 71,007
3,602 / 74,545
3,189 / 29,149
Metallurgical Engineering
2,982 / 53,207
Oncology and Cancer research
2,694 / 66,788
Art & Design
2,684 / 25,478
2,609 / 41,560

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 98 23
1992 126 72
1993 177 129
1994 267 236
1995 206 339
1996 239 417
1997 246 544
1998 313 695
1999 355 933
2000 406 1300
2001 441 1719
2002 454 2195
2003 487 3523
2004 567 3341
2005 546 4226
2006 686 5258
2007 813 6521
2008 823 7357
2009 914 8987
2010 1084 10844
2011 1091 12972
2012 1244 16037
2013 1339 18427
2014 1628 20906
2015 1718 23685
2016 2088 26575
2017 1988 30333
2018 2088 35906
2019 2700 42759
2020 2552 52758
2021 2854 64119
2022 2803 69727
2023 2665 72671
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. Adam Ondra

    Adam Ondra
    Born in
    Czech Republic Flag Czech Republic
    1993-.. (age 31)
    mountaineerrock climber

    Adam Ondra is a Czech professional rock climber, specializing in lead climbing, bouldering, and competition climbing. In 2013, Rock & Ice described Ondra as a prodigy and the leading climber of his generation. Ondra is the only male athlete to have won World Championship titles in both disciplines in the same year (2014) and is also the only male athlete to have won the World Cup series in both disciplines (lead climbing in 2009, 2015, and 2019 and bouldering in 2010).

  2. Petr Fiala

    Petr Fiala
    Born in
    Czech Republic Flag Czech Republic
    1964-.. (age 60)
    Enrolled in Masaryk University
    1983-1988 graduated with magister degree in history and Czech
    In 1989 graduated with Doctor of Philosophy in history
    In 1996 graduated with Doctor of Philosophy in political science
    pedagoguepoliticianpolitical scientist

    Petr Fiala is a Czech politician and political scientist who has been the prime minister of the Czech Republic since November 2021 and leader of the Civic Democratic Party (ODS) since 2014. He previously served as the Minister of Education, Youth and Sports from 2012 to 2013. Prior to entering politics, he was the rector of Masaryk University.

  3. Petr Nečas

    Petr Nečas
    Born in
    Czech Republic Flag Czech Republic
    1964-.. (age 60)

    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.

  4. 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.

All 85 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 396,000

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