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Comenius University in Bratislava

Comenius University in Bratislava is a modern European university which in 2019 is celebrating its 100th anniversary. It is the only Slovak university to be regularly ranked in the international rankings of the best universities in the world. It offers the widest selection of study programmes at three levels, and several of these study programmes are the only ones of their kind offered in Slovakia

About

History

Comenius University in Bratislava is the oldest university in the Slovak Republic. It was founded on June 27th, 1919 and follows the university tradition of the Academia Istropolitana which was established in Bratislava by Matthias Corvinus, the Hungarian King, in 1465.

Education

  • Faculty of Medicine 
  • Faculty of Law 
  • Faculty of Arts 
  • Faculty of Natural Sciences 
  • Faculty of Education 
  • Faculty of Pharmacy 
  • Faculty of Physical Education and Sports 
  • Jessenius Faculty of Medicine 
  • Faculty of Mathematics, Physics and Informatics
  • Roman Catholic Faculty of Theology 
  • Evangelical Faculty of Theology 
  • Faculty of Management
  • Faculty of Social and Economic Sciences -

Research

Comenius University is a research institution that runs hundreds of domestic and international research projects. As a result, many of the students engage in important research during their studies and can actively participate in projects, grants, and professional internships (including abroad).

Global Student Satisfaction Awards 2021

GSSA 2021

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University Ranking

Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
2023
639 -52
2022
587 -15
2021
572
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report presents all the top universities from the U.S. and 60 other countries around the world.
QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
2023
651
2022
651 50
2021
701
QS World University Rankings is one of the top international rankings measuring the popularity and performance of universities all over the world.
Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2022
701 100
2021
801 -200
2020
601
ARWU World University rankings is the first world university ranking. It ranks the world's top 1000 colleges and universities based on objective indicator.
World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2023
1001
2022
1001
2021
1001
World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.

Services

Housing services

Studio apartments consisting of 2 triple rooms

About 18% are twin rooms (you cannot reserve a twin room in advance)

All rooms are non-smoking and single sex

Included:

  • Bed
  • Duvet and pillow
  • Bedding
  • Desk
  • Chair
  • Shared shower, two wash basins and toilet
  • Fridge
  • Cable internet connection
  • Wardrobe
  • Hotplate
  • Utilities such as heating and electricity
  • Self-service launderette
  • Cleaning service
  • Library services

    Comenius University Academic Library (CU AL) is a central scientific and information workplace focusing on information support of research and education at the Comenius University in Bratislava. Academic Library provides library, information, bibliographic, documentation, retrieval and other services for its users (mostly students, teaching staff and academic community).

    Medical services

    When enrolling for an ERASMUS mobility students have to provide evidence of a health insurance policy. 

    EU students have to travel to Slovakia with your European Health Insurance Card (E111 card).  This card will facilitate access to health care during your study stay in Slovakia. Students should request your Card from their home country's health service before you leave.

    Student Life

    Campus life

    • Družba Dormitory is situated near the city centre. The faculty of Natural Sciences is approximately a 5-minute walking distance. The Faculties of Law and Medicine are reachable by public transport in about 15 minutes. Our dormitory is ca 100 meters away from the riverbank of the Danube.
    • Self-service laundrette

    Sports facilities

    The Faculty of Physical Education and Sport, Comenius University offers Erasmus+ students possibility to rent various sport facilities  (tennis court, basketball court, beach volleyball court, mini-football field, football pitch) with discount prices (column „cena pre Školy“).

    Accreditation

    Comenius University of Medicine in Bratislava, Slovakia is the largest university in Slovakia, with most of its faculties located in Bratislava. All programs offered by Comenius University of Medicine are accredited by the Accreditation Committee of the Ministry of Education of the Slovak Republic.

    Student Reviews

    European Studies at Comenius University
    Viktoria Malincakova rated 4 out of 5 stars

    High quality of teaching, different dynamic educational methods, very good support of teacher stuff.

    my uni experience
    Anonymous rated 3 out of 5 stars

    I liked the fact that many of the professors were helpful most of the time

    CU in a nutshell
    Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

    The staff at CU is easy to approach and always willing to help. They Professors can be strict but they are knowledgeable and experts in their respective fields. CU also managed to switch seamlessly to remote teaching due to the pandemic.

    Bratislava, Bratislavský, Slovakia

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