Study skills 8# Memory techniques

Thanks to our previous articles, now you should know how your memory works and that there’s a thing called spaced repetition which makes retaining new information much easier and long-term. However, some complicated information still might seem impossible to remember because it just isn’t similar to anything you already know. The time comes to employ …

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Student Ambassadors: Serge Pacome Bosson from Ivory Coast

My name is Serge Pacome Bosson, I am from Ivory Coast, and I am a Ph.D. student at the University of West Bohemia, Faculty of Electrical Engineering. This is my story. I have a master’s degree and a previous bachelor’s degree in science and technology, with a specialization in electrical engineering and computer science, obtained …

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Erasmus at the College of International and Public Relations Prague

While some people return back to their homeland after studying abroad for a few years, others might choose to stay in the country that provided them with education because they fell in love with the culture. And then there’s the third group—people who thrive in the international environment. If you’re one of them, explore the …

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Fancy social sciences?

If you fancy social sciences, the Faculty of Social Sciences that belongs to famous Charles University in Prague is open for applications for the academic year 2022/23. While the deadline for regular applications is April 30, it’s highly recommended to apply early, until February 28, especially if you’re a foreign student who needs to issue …

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Online Open House Day at Prague University of Economics and Business

Prague University of Economics and Business (VŠE) organises an online Open House Day of international study programmes that will be held on Wednesday, December 1st 2021 and streamed on YouTube channel. What can you expect besides learning more about the 4 Bachelor and 8 Master degree programmes taught in English? Getting know some basic facts …

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Study skills 7# Spaced repetition

Spaced repetition is a study technique that works on the principle of smart revisions. It might sound complicated or as a chore but it’s actually almost effortless after you learn how to do it and when to use it. Because it’s not about cramming hard over and over again. Repetition using intervals The repetition is …

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Update from CEVRO

CEVRO Institute is a private university based in Prague that offers study programmes mainly focusing on legal and social sciences such as law, political science, economics, sociology, security, public administration and modern management. Having only around 750 students, this school puts utmost emphasis on an individual approach with a motto: “quality, not quantity comes first.” …

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Study skills 6# How memory works

People often complain that their memory is terrible which prevents them from becoming good students. You have to realise that human memory doesn’t work like a computer’s HDD which means three things: Firstly, it has much bigger capacity than any existing hard drive. Secondly, you can’t pour information into it only once and expect it’ll stay there forever. Thirdly, …

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Student Ambassadors: Linda Victoria Echefu from Nigeria

How did you find out about University of South Bohemia? Actually I was looking for a Master’s degree which will be involved in pure research because I have been searching for the perfect course which will be in line with my career as a scientist and I love Europe so my search brought out for …

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Study programmes for the ecologically-minded

If you’re an ecology enthusiast, you might be interested in study programmes that will allow you to get a degree in exactly that so you can turn your passion into a profession. And you can do so while discovering Czechia! The Faculty of Environmental Technology that belongs to the University of Chemistry and Technology is …

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