Follow-up Master's degree in full-time form. The language of instruction is Czech.

The programme can be studied only as a single subject.

What will you learn?

The objective of the Zoology programme is to gain current knowledge in the field of animal biology particularly in their systematic, evolution and ecology. Detailed knowledge are provided in the field of invertebrate and vertebrate biology, hydrobiology and parasitology. To get a practical experience with the field or laboratory research and skills to interpret data on general knowledge of current state of art by using modern analytical methods are another programme aim. Although, the tutorial emphasises Central European fauna, skills and learned methods are graduates able to apply to any ecosystem or fauna of the globe.

“Diversity of life is the diversity of animals”

Practical training

Not required.

Further information

Additional information about the study and other activities at the Department of Botany and Zoology can be found here: http://botzool.sci.muni.cz/

Career opportunities

The graduates of this study programme are prepared to get a job at departments of biological faculties, institutes of the Academy of Sciences, state institutes of applied sciences (agriculture and forestry), agencies of nature conservation and environmental management, private companies conducting surveys in nature conservation, natural history museums, Zoos, etc.

Admission requirements

Data from the previous admission procedure (1 Jan – 30 Apr 2023)

This study field is possible to study only in Czech language.

Criteria for evaluation

Applicants will be accepted in the sequence of their points from both parts of exam and according to capacity of the branch.

Recommended literature

The same literature as seen on bachelor study programme.

Minimum score and numbers of accepted applicants in past years

Study options

Single-subject studies

Students have a pre-defined list of required courses, which are supplemented with selective and elective courses. The student pays full attention to the single field of study chosen.

Courses – curriculum examples

An example of your study plan:

Detailed information about study plan courses

Follow-up studies

This type of education provides suitable conditions for a following postgraduate study in the fields of Ecology, Hydrobiology, Parasitology, and Zoology at the Department of Botany and Zoology at our faculty or in similar filed at other Czech or foreign universities.

Study information

Provided by Faculty of Science
Type of studies Follow-up master's
Mode full-time Yes
combined No
distance No
Study options single-subject studies Yes
single-subject studies with specialization No
major/minor studies No
Standard length of studies 2 years
Language of instruction Czech

Do you have any questions?
Send us an e-mail to

Mgr. Iveta Hodová, Ph.D.



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