Czech University of Life Sciences in Prague Česká zemědělská univerzita v Praze (ČZU/CUA) 

Czech Republic

top General Information


Street:Ul. Kamýcká 129



Post Code:165 21

Tel.:+420 224 381 076

Fax:+420 220 920 431


Institution Funding



The origins go back to 1786 when the Department of Agriculture was established at Charles Ferdinand University. Founded 1906 as Faculty of Agriculture at Prague Polytechnic (now CTU). Independent University established 1952. Acquired present status 1995. Formerly known as Czech University of Agriculture in Prague.

Academic Year

October to September (October-February; March-September)

Admission Requirements

Secondary school certificate (Maturitní vysvědčeni) and entrance examination



Accrediting Agency

Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports

Student Body


top Officers

Head : Jiří Balík

Job title:Rector

Senior Administrative Officer : Petr Zasadil

Job title:Vice-rector for education

International Relations Officer : Michal Lošťák

Job title:Vice-rector for international relations

top Divisions

Faculty : Agrobiology, Food and Natural Resources

Fields of study:Agronomy, Animal Husbandry, Applied Chemistry, Aquaculture, Cattle Breeding, Crop Production, Fishery, Food Science, Fruit Production, Harvest Technology, Horticulture, Natural Resources, Organic Chemistry, Soil Conservation, Soil Management, Soil Science, Vegetable Production, Veterinary Science, Viticulture

Faculty : Economics and Management

Fields of study:Accountancy, Administration, Agricultural Business, Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Equipment, Banking, Business and Commerce, Economics, Finance, Human Resources, Information Technology, Management, Marketing, Statistics, Taxation

Faculty : Engineering

Fields of study:Automation and Control Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Physics

Faculty : Environmental Science

Fields of study:Ecology, Irrigation, Water Management, Water Science

Faculty : Forestry and Wood Sciences

Fields of study:Forest Management, Forestry, Wildlife, Wood Technology

Faculty : Tropical and AgriSciences

Fields of study:Agricultural Economics, Animal Husbandry, Crop Production, Forestry, Tropical Agriculture

Institute : Education and Communication

Fields of study:Agricultural Education, Agriculture, Communication Studies, Education, Educational Psychology, Forestry, Pedagogy, Science Education, Secondary Education, Veterinary Science

top Degrees


Fields of study:Agricultural Engineering, Economics, Forestry


Fields of study:Agricultural Engineering, Forestry


Fields of study:Agriculture, Economics, Forestry, Management, Natural Resources, Tropical Agriculture

top Student Services and Facilities

Student Services

Academic Counselling


Foreign Studies Centre

Health Services

Language Laboratory


Sports Facilities

top Academic Periodicals


Scientia Agriculturae Bohemica

Updated on 29-01-2015