First Year Students


On this page, you will find a guidepost of all the information you may need at the beginning of your studies.

Our timeline and step by step guide will tell you exactly what will happen between your application and the start of your studies.

Want to make sure you haven’t forgotten anything important? Download our Checklist and check all the boxes!


Learn more on the process of obtaining Visas and Residency permits for EU and non-EU students.

Don’t forget to read the Introductory presentation or watch the video to get familiar with the Faculty and the International Office.

The Accommodation page introduces the dorms and other possibilities of living in Prague.

An Overview of means of transport in Prague will help you decide how to get from the airport to the city and get around Prague.


Find out a bit more about what studying at FSV UK looks like!

The Student ID Card is an important tool to help you navigate the Faculty and prove your student status.

The Academic calendar will help you find out how the semester will be organized.

Make sure to get your Health insurance before you arrive!

Check out the university Cafés and Canteens for cheaper meal options.

If you are interested in any socializing and attending events organized by the Faculty and student clubs, make sure to follow the FSV Circle on Facebook or Instagram 


Do you need more help and guidance with the initial difficulties? Look into the Buddy program!

Are you a special needs student? Find out how and why you may want to register for assisstance.

Psychological help is here for you if you are feeling overwhelmed, or suffer from any mental health issues. Don’t hesitate to reach out!

Check out other means of counselling that the Carolina Centre can offer you (legal, career, spiritual, etc.).


Need help with your logins, wifi, PC access or anything IT related? Here is more information and IT support contact.

Would you like to check what mandatory courses you will study throughout your program? See the Karolinka Coursebook.

Unsure how to register for courses for your first semester? Read the manual and check out other SIS guides here.

Various request forms will allow you to apply for tuition fee reductions, transfers of credits, changes in course enrollments, etc.