Geology

General information

The two-year study programme of Geology prepares highly educated specialists in geological branches, such as environmental geology, geophysics, geochemistry, historical geology, hydrogeology, mineralogy, magmatic and metamorphic petrology, paleontology, quarternary geology and karsology, regional geology, sedimentary geology, soil mechanics and tectonics. During their studies, students specialize in three chosen branches where they deepen their theoretical and practical knowledge.

A successful graduate is able to

  • formulate and solve particular problems in an independent and creative way
  • explain and use basic geological terminology in logical context and deduce new information
  • recognize principal minerals, rocks, fossils and structures, interpret these products of nature from the geological point of view, select methods for instrumental analysis
  • use geological research methods including documentation of geological outcrops and exposures, sampling, data processing, etc., choose the best problem solving methods
  • solve complex geological problems, interpret results of the research in relation to other contexts, present the results in written and oral forms

Graduate employment

Graduates can find jobs in basic or applied research - at universities, companies, specialized laboratories, environmental institutions, state management, etc. They can work independently and solve complex problems.

Faculty Faculty of Science
Type of study follow-up master's
Mode full-time, combined
Standard length of studies 2 years
Language of instruction czech, english

Field of study combinations

Field combinations with Geology


This field of study is only offered in single-subject study mode

Admission Requirements

The information displayed in this block refers to a previous admission procedure.

Written test on the level of bachelor exam (only in Czech).

Recommended literature

As seen on bachelor state exam.

Evaluation criteria

Result of entrance test.

Frequently enrolled courses

Recommended study plans and other information can be found in the faculty study catalouge.

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