Cosmetic Products

Bachelor'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?

Cosmetic products are an important and indispensable part of the modern lifestyle. Growing awareness of health, hygiene and beauty are the main drivers of the use of cosmetic products in the global market. The aim of this degree programme is to meet the need for qualified interdisciplinary experts in the field of cosmetics, with knowledge and skills related to the medical, chemical, technological, ecological, regulatory, and other aspects of these products, to be able to participate in the handling of cosmetics that meet the demanding requirements of the present.

Practical training

The bachelor’s degree programme includes managed professional practical training at specialized workplaces in total length 12 weeks, divided into 4 subjects (Professional Practice I-IV). The practical training starts at the end of the second semester of study and is based on the principle of rotation of students in several types of workplaces handling with cosmetic products (providing production, quality control, documentation, regulation, distribution, sale, counselling). The practical training can be attended in the Czech Republic or abroad.

Career opportunities

Graduate of the programme is prepared for work in the field of manufacturing of cosmetic products as a specialist/technologist in production and in a quality assessment laboratory, in companies engaged in the sale of cosmetic substances and products as a sales representative, client worker and consultant, in the laboratories of certifying and regulatory authorities as a laboratory technician, as a professional providing basic dermo-cosmetic counselling in the provision and application of cosmetic products (e.g. pharmacies, clinics of aesthetic dermatology, beauty salons, wellness centres, etc.).

Admission requirements

Data from the previous admission procedure (5 Jun – 7 Jul 2023)

The entrance examinations are provided in written form (multiple choice questions, open questions) and consist of these parts: Biology (30 questions), Chemistry (30 questions), Test of general knowledge (15 questions). Tests are based on educational standards for grammar schools, approved by the Ministry of Education (MŠMT).

Criteria for evaluation

For written exams can be obtained a maximum of 75 points. Incorrect or missing answers are not penalized. For working out the tests, applicants will get 68 minutes, the partial tests can be solved in any sequence.

Recommended literature

Textbooks of Biology and Chemistry for grammar schools.

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

Graduate of the bachelor’s degree programme can, after meeting the conditions of the admission procedure, continue to study the follow-up master's degree program Cosmetology and Cosmetic Products at the Faculty of Pharmacy (proposed, in preparation), or in relevant study programs offered by other faculties/universities in the Czech Republic or abroad.

Study information

Provided by Faculty of Pharmacy
Type of studies Bachelor'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 3 years
Language of instruction Czech

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Mgr. Barbora Tomková



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