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European Politics and Society: 

Vaclav Havel Joint Master Programme (EPS)


Admission window for the academic year 2018/2019 has been open on 1st November 2017. The online application for self-paying students is available here.

DEADLINE for applications is 30th April 2018.

This multidisciplinary two-year programme is linking the fields of European politics, contemporary history and culture, economy, international relations and policymaking. The key role of the programme is to identify and analyse challenges Europe faces today (migration, security, populism). The first semester of the EPS Programme is based on Master level introductory courses (in Prague), the second semester focuses on EU related courses (Krakow, Leiden). In the third and fourth semesters, the programme offers four different study tracks reflecting the diverse expertise of the Consortium members (Prague, Krakow, Barcelona, and Leiden). Each track combines various elective courses, research methods training, an internship and language tuition with an advanced research dissertation supervised by key staff from each Partner University.

If you have any questions regarding the programme, please feel free to contact us at e-mail eps@fsv.cuni.cz

If you have questions regarding the admission procedure, please contact admissions@fsv.cuni.cz.

All applications must include the following:

  • Translated copy of a diploma to show completed Bachelor's or Master's studies, or confirmation of ongoing studies in the academic year that those studies will be completed.

  • Copy of a second diploma (second completed Bachelor´s OR High School diploma)

  • Copy of passport

  • Proof of place of residence issued within 12 months before the submission deadline (e.g. ID, drivers licence, or any other document listed in the PRADO website, or a certificate from the candidate's place of work, study or training issued by the employer or institution).

  • Translated transcript of marks and academic results from both of the previous studies

  • CV

  • Motivation letter

  • 2 letters of recommendation

  • Completed supplementary questionnaire indicating study track preferences

  • English Language Certificate (TOEFL, FCE, IELTS or similar) corresponding to C1, TOEFL 95, IELTS 7.0

The application fee is 600 CZK (23,50 EUR), details about the payment are in the online application.

Tuition fees are 8000 EUR per year. 

Excellence Scholarship Award: Best self-funded students from the first year per each intake might be awarded the ‘Excellence Scholarship Award’


Processing of personal data - If you will be selected your data may be used for the purposes of evaluating the programmes, efficiently manage the projects, and producing statistics. Data could be made available to the EACEA, the European Commission, the European External Action Service staff, as well as to other stakeholders of the Erasmus+ programme, such as Erasmus+ National Agencies, National Erasmus+ Offices and the Erasmus Mundus Student and Alumni Association. For more details see Erasmus Mundus Privacy Statement.


Last updated 17. 10. 2017