Semestral courses

Basic information 

  • The beginner course The Czech Language for Foreigners (1) - code BYC1 - is designed for incoming  international students at BUT who want to learn basic Czech during their stay in Brno.
  • The pre-intermediate course The Czech Language for Foreigners (2) - code BYC2- is designed for students who studied the beginner course, or for Slavic speakers with basic understanding of Czech. The minimum number of students is 8.
  • The 100-minute lessons are taught once a week. Students have access to an on-line course for extra practice.
  • The course is worth 6 ETCS credits.
  • The course is free for any Erasmus+ students from BUT if they enrolled the course BYC1/BYC2 in their Learning Agreement or Changes to L.A.


  • Please note that students from Faculty of Mechanical Engineering (FME) study semestral Czech course at their own faculty.
  •  Please note also that Erasmus+ internship students as well as students from other programmes such as Freemover, CEEPUS or AKTION cannot attend the course for free. The course fee for them is 2080 CZK.

For more information contact the teacher:

Veronika Rodriguezová, office Z266, rodriguezova.v(at ), tel.: +420 541 147 690



Students from all BUT faculties (except for FME) who enrol BYC1 in their Learning Agreement prior to the semester are registered to the course automatically. Preliminary applications are possible via this form. Students from FCE may also register for the course directly via the FCE intranet.

Students can add BYC1 into their LA / Changes to LA until the third week of each semester.

The capacity of the course is limited and priority is given to those who enrol Czech earlier.



The timetable for winter semester 2018/2019

Mondays     4 p.m. - 5:40 p.m.          beginner group room Z250

                                                         Welcome Week group room Z263

Wednesdays     4 p.m. - 5:40 p.m.     beginner group room Z248

                                                          Welcome Week group room Z263


The course will start in the second week of the semester, i.e. on 24th September or 26th September 2018 respectively. 

Credit requirements

In order to get credits for the course, students have to participate in the lessons actively, have no more than 3 absences, pass both a mid-term and a final written test.


Payment details


Ústav společenských věd, Fakulta stavební, Vysoké učení technické v Brně * Institute of Social Sciences, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Brno University of Technology


Žižkova 17, 602 00 Brno
Poštovní adresa:
Veveří 95, 602 00 Brno

+420 541 147 691

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