Top Universities and Colleges in Slovakia

Education in Slovakia consists of a free education system. It is based on 10 years of compulsory school attendance. Several schools particularly universities are owned by state, though since 1990s there are also church-owned and private schools. Students go to school for five days and a week from Monday until Friday. Saturday’s holiday were announced before 1980s. Summer break is from 1st of July until the end of August and at universities also in June, a week around Christmas and Easter in spring and on official holidays. A school year consists of two semesters. The first semester ends at the end of January in all schools, the second one end before beginning of summer holidays. Primary and secondary school students typically have around 6 classes in a day. Classes last for 45 minutes and there is also a so called “big break”. The state financed education and all textbooks as well as instruction materials below university level are free. It should be returned at the end of semester.

There are also private schools in Slovakia which are paid. There are also several best universities and colleges in Slovakia.

LIST OF TOP SCHOOLS AND UNIVERSITIES

These are leading universities and colleges in Slovakia:

Serial No.

NAME OF UNIVERSITY

01

Academy of Performing Arts Bratislava

02

Academy of Fine Arts and Design Bratislava

03

Academy of Arts Banska Bystrica

04

Alexander Dubcek University of Trencin

05

Academy of the Armed Forces General Milan Rastislav Stefanik

06

Bratislava College of Law

07

Comenius University in Bratislava

08

Central European College in Skalica

09

College of Management in Trencin

10

Catholic University in Ruzomberok

11

Constantine the Philosopher University Nitra

12

Selye Janos University

13

Matej Bel University

14

Pavol Jozef Safarik University

15

Saint Elizabeth College of Health and Social Work in Bratislava

16

Slovak University of Technology

17

Slovak Medical University in Bratislava

18

Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra

19

Technical University of Kosice

20

Technical University of Zvolen

21

University Konstantina Filozov in Nitra

22

University of Trnava

23

University of Economics Bratislava

24

University of Saint Cyril and Methodius

25

University of Veterinary Medicine

26

University of Zilina

27

University of Presov