University of Veterinary & Pharmaceutical Sciences, Brno


Brno, Czech Republic


Established in 1918, UVPS Brno is the foremost pedagogical and research facility in the country. It has 31 departments, numerous clinics, several prestigious libraries, and a dedicated university farm and wildlife centre spread over 13 hectares of campus in Brno, the second largest city in the Czech Republic, the university is both tranquil and accessible. It is within a few hours’ car or train ride to Prague, Vienna and Bratislava, and easily accessible via several international airports from Western Europe.

The Faculty of Veterinary Medicine (FVM) at UVPS Brno is one of the university’s oldest and most prestigious faculties. In 2004, responding to longstanding international demand for vet studies in English, the FVM established a special English Language Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree programme. While 900 students are enrolled in the Czech D.V.M. degree program, only 180 participate in the English Language program.

The Faculty of Pharmacy of the University of Veterinary and Pharmaceutical Sciences Brno has been one of three core faculties of the University  since 1991. Between 1952 and 1960 the studies of Pharmacy were conducted at Masaryk University in Brno, then at Komensky University in Bratislava.The Curriculum of the Faculty of Pharmacy in Brno, with its great range of elective modules, offers students high levels of flexibilty in profiling their studies according to their interest and desired future career.

Degree Courses Available Through English

Veterinary Medicine


Overview of the Town or City

Brno, with a population of 400,000, is the second largest city in the Czech Republic, located in the southeast of the country. The city is known for its motorcycling Grand Prix, as well as its Art Nouveau architecture, Gothic and Baroque churches, great ice creams, cheap operas and summer-long techno raves.


Vet Science: € 7600 pa
Pharmacy: € 6700 pa

Degree courses available through english:

→ MSc Pharmacy – Brno → Veterinary Medicine – Brno