About us

The University of Chemistry and Technology, Prague, is a traditional public university and a natural centre for high-quality instruction and research.

According to the respected QS World University Ranking, UCT Prague is among the Top 50 in the individual support of students during their studies, and it also belongs to the 600 best universities in the world.

UCT Prague focuses on technical chemistry, chemical and biochemical technologies, pharmaceuticals, materials and chemical engineering, the food industry, and environment studies. Since 2020, it has expanded its scientific and pedagogical expertise in the field of economics and management.

For employers, UCT Prague graduates are a natural first choice: in addition to deep theoretical knowledge and laboratory skills, they are particularly appreciated for their proactive engineering thinking and the ability to respond quickly to new problems and challenges. Graduates often find employment as corporate technologists, laboratory experts, managers, scientists, and experts in state administrative bodies.


Where to find us

University of Chemistry and Technology

Technická 1905/5
166 28 Prague


Faculty of Chemical Technology

  • Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Engineering
  • Chemistry (Organic Chemistry)
  • Chemistry and Technology
  • Chemistry, Technology and Materials
4 programmes

Faculty of Chemical Engineering

  • Chemical Engineering and Bioengineering
  • Chemical Engineering and Bioengineering (Master Double Degree)
  • Chemistry and Technology
3 programmes

Faculty of Environmental Technology

  • Sustainability and Environmental Engineering
1 programme

School of Business

  • Economics and Management
  • Economics and Management (4-year)
  • Preparatory Program

and next 2 programmes

5 programmes

Admission and entrance exams


Fill in an Online Application Form and submit the following documents:

- Diploma with Diploma Supplement or Graduation Certificate with Transcript of Records (the list of all subjects studied last 4 years, proving extent and content of programme, incl. the number of lessons).
Only certified copies of the originals are acceptable, i.e. stamped by the educational institute, officially translated into English (where applicable) and verified according to the international agreements *More information on the UCT Prague website

- Certificate of English Language Knowledge

- Motivation Letter

- Signed Curriculum Vitae

- Medical Assessment Form (not older than 2 months) signed by a health care provider

- Copy of Passport or ID

- Recognition Certificate of Previous Education


Additional information

Dormitories/Halls of Residence

UCT Prague provides international students accommodation in dormitories located in the southern part of Prague, in the district of Chodov.

There are two buildings, Sázava and Volha, which offer either double or triple rooms. Two neighboring rooms share a bathroom, a toilet, and a small corridor with a fridge. They are equipped with basic furniture.

International students living in the dormitories do not need to register with the Foreign Police to announce their arrival in the Czech Republic; this is taken care of by the Administration of UCT Prague Facilities.


University of Chemistry and Technology

Technická 1905/5
166 28 Prague