Bike to Work 2022 - join the contest
Lectures by Foreign Lecturers from the University of Gdańsk
Festival Iné cesty
Ekocentrum Sosna in cooperation with the Faculty of Science is organizing Festival Iné cesty on April 1 & 2, 2022.
The festival offers exhibition of photographies with commentaries and stories of travelers, scientists, journalists etc. all centered around the topics of ecology, ecological tourism, and protection of nature.
For more information, see the festival programme.Tickets
Students of UPJŠ, start your career with a great CV!Sign up for a short webinar, where we will present you the key tips for writing a good CV, tell you something about its content and answer your questions. Webinar will be held on Friday, 25.3.2022.
Info Session - Travel the World with UPJŠ
Rector's Order No. 2/2022
• Face-to-face teaching is allowed after February 28 (unless the deans of respective faculties decide otherwise).
• Provision of meals is possible in compliance with the PHA SR.
• Sport events and the use of sports facilities is possible in compliance with the PHA SR.
Latest Anti-Covid Measures
• Shops, churches, services (e.g. hairdressers, beauty parlors etc.) are available to vaccinated and recovered people (the OP regime).
• Hotels will become available to vaccinated and recovered people on December 25.
Read more about the latest measures...
Due to the valid " Government Resolution of the Slovak Republic No. 695 of November 24, 2021", the form of teaching at the UPJŠ Faculty of Medicine WILLl NOT CHANGE in the following days.
As there is an exception to the curfew in points C/1 and C/16 (ie between 05:00 and 20:00 for transportation to and from the employment of a school staff member, if this person proves by an employer certificate stating the working hours and place of work, and for the student's journey to and from university), teaching at the UPJŠ Faculty of Medicine remains in full-time form at preclinical and clinical workplaces with a limited number of students as before (currently: COVID automat - black color).
prof. MUDr. Daniel Pella, PhD.
Dean of UPJŠ LF
Rector's Order No. 12/2021In connection with the recently announced national lockdown, a new Rector´s Order No. 12/2021 has been issued.
Prime Minister Eduard Heger thanked our students for their help during the Covid-19 pandemicThe Prime Minister of the Slovak Republic, Mr. Eduard Heger, visited the Faculty of Medicine, UPJŠ met with representatives of medical students and appreciated their significant help to the Slovak healthcare system during the first and second waves of the COVID-19 pandemic on Wednesday, November 3, 2021. Hundreds of students at the Faculty of Medicine, UPJŠ helped out during the nationwide testing, at patient trials, or in COVID wards.
Don't Miss the Internship Day !Short-term or long-term internships are one of the ways to gain work experience during your studies. This is one of the reasons why the University Counselling Centre is organizing the Internship Day starting on November 22.
2nd Call for Applications for Erasmus Student Mobilities - STUDY and TRAINEESHIP for the academic year 2021/2022
Košice Peace Marathon
In October 3, 2021 the annual Košice Peace Marathon is planned to take place in our city. If you would like to participate, or if you would like to learn more about this event, please visit the following website:
An Offer from Slovak National Theatre for International Audience
We received an interesting offer from the Slovak National Theatre in Bratislava, which we would like to share with you. If you love theatre, now you have the possibility to visit this theatre and to see several of its plays which will be played with English subtitles in the following months for the international audience.
The list of plays with their description is in the attachment of this message. If you plan to visit Bratislava, you have the possibility to combine your trip with a visit to the National Theatre!
New Academic Year 2021/2022
We are starting new Academic Year 2021/2022!
Teaching - combined regime with an emphasis on the on-site tuition in the VTR ("vaccinated-tested-recovered") regime.
Details will be published by the rector and deans of faculties after 6 September 2021.
When do we start:
|Faculty of Medicine||from 20 September 2021|
|Faculty of Science||from 20 September 2021|
|Faculty of Arts||from 20 September 2021|
|Institute of Physical Education and Sport||from 20 September 2021|
|Faculty of Law||from 27 September 2021|
|Faculty of Public Administration||from 27 September 2021|
Accommodation from 2 September 2021 in strict compliance with the principles VTR ("vaccinated-tested-recovered").
SlovakiaTech Forum - ExpoAre you interested in innovation & technology ? This event has got you covered ! Its objective is to gather Slovak and foreign experts on innovation, industrial technology, transport, logistics, energy, environment and education.
Traineeship at the European ComissionAre you looking for a traineeship with the European Comission ? The application period ends on August 31, 2021. After a succesful application procedure, the traineeship is to take place from March 1 to July 31 2022. For more information, see traineeships.ec.europa.eu.
Accommodation at MEI Hostel for foreign studentsAll foreign students are required to provide a negative PCR test not older than 48 hours. Without the appropriate test, the accommodation at MEI Hostel is not possible.
New Covid Warning SystemA new Covid Warning System will come into effect on August 16, 2021. The system will consist of five tiers with different measures being implemented on each one of them.
Bike to Work - join the contest
Grants and Scholarships in SlovakiaSeeking information on grants and scholarships in Slovakia ? Find out more at Euraxess.sk.
Critical Thinking for Educated MindLet us invite you to a series of workshops under the guidance of the Department of British and American Studies. The workshops will be held every Wednesday at 4 PM via Zoom.
EUROPE DAY 2021Held every year on May 9, Europe Day is a celebration of peace and unity in Europe.
National Scholarship Programme: Call for applications - deadline 30.4.2021Apply now !
Rector's Order 06/2021Dear students,
The Implementation of Teaching from March 22According to the latest Rector's Order No. 5/2021, the following rules will come into effect from March 22:
COVID-19 Traffic Light System at the Faculty of MedicineAiming at the clarification of the current regulations, the Faculty of Medicine published a COVID-19 Traffic Light System determining the form of teaching at individual levels of the pandemic situation.
Teaching in Summer Semester 2020/2021According to the latest Rector's Order No. 03/2021, the teaching in SS 2020/2021 will proceed as follows:
UNIPOC: Brochure for Students and Online CounsellingFrom problems with ISIC or schedule to services offered by the University - a comprehensive brochure by UNIPOC contains all the necessary information !
Limited mode at Unibook e-shopFrom February 8, the Unibook e-shop works at a limited mode. Shipments may be delayed. University bookshop at Trieda SNP 1 in Košice remains closed until further notice.
University Library Opening Hours from February 8The University Library will provide only absence lending services during the opening hours below:
|Mon - Thu||9am - 1pm|
|Fri||9am - 12am|