The standard length of study is six years. The Third Faculty of Medicine started teaching this study programme in English for foreign applicants in the academic year 1991/92. The study is parallel to the education in Czech language. Tuition fees are set in accordance with the Higher Education Act No. 111/1998 Coll. in the valid version. Graduates from the Faculty achieve a complete medical education with extended knowledge in the area of preventive health care. After a successful completion of their studies, they are awarded the degree MUDr. (Medicinae Universae Doctor).
They may practice in all medical disciplines. Foreign students are obliged to master Czech language by the end of the 2nd year of studies so that they can communicate with patients and hospital staff during their clinical training.
The Third Faculty of Medicine is accredited by the U.S. Department of Education for the study of U.S. students.