A Czech educational family SME registered at the Ministry of Education Youth and Sports of the Czech Republic and collaterally a state approved language school provides educational services and induction programmes for foreign students from both EU and non-EU countries intending to study at Czech universities and high schools. The services support prospective students from the very beginning, helping to solve issues connected with their enrolment and living in Czechia.
Prior and after the student’s arrival, the company provides full scale of services that touch the student’s and daily life:
Services provided before the student comes and at pre-study time:
-Assistance in selecting a university and a field of study.
-Attendance at schools´ open days.
-Consulting any question on the conditions for admission to a university.
-Comprehensive instruction on departure; welcome at the airport / train station, transfer to the accommodation, accompaniment by a liaison-person speaking a language spoken by a student.
-Arrangement of accommodation.
Cooperation with schools
-Preparation and analysis of documents needed for enrolment. submission of the application and necessary documents.
-Assistance with payment of fees.
-Enrolment in the program.
-Consultation on the certification of diplomas and certificates.
-Provision of learning materials (except workbooks).
-Securing a student card.
Cooperation with authorities
-Collecting of documents for the embassy in Czechia (confirmation of education and accommodation).
-Assistance in extending of visas and long-term residence permits.
-Help with submitting an application for a nostrification, assistance in preparation for a nostrification test.
-Accompaniment and interpreting in hospitals, at lawyers, at the police.
-Help with declaration of the place of residence at the police.
Daily life and leisure
-Assistance with the selection of insurance.
-Connection to a mobile operator, help at the exchange office.
-Helping with buying a local transport ticket.
-Assistance in setting up a bank account.
-City tour, introduction to sports clubs and other activities.
-Arrangement of free time activities and leisure.
The company´s personnel is in contact with its students 24 hours a day which is very important in the first months of the adaptation as at the beginning the students do not speak Czech well enough to solve either an unusual situation or explain what they need. Upon request, the company organises own language and educational introduction courses that take place before the student is enrolled.
For further expansion, the company wishes to establish contacts with agencies focusing on education abroad, schools, recruitment agencies for international students, expatriate clubs and compatriot associations outside Czechia under services agreement.