Masaryk Institute of Advanced Studies (MIAS) is a proud part of the Czech Technical University (CTU), the best technical university in the Czech Republic, and according to the QS World University Rankings, the 9th best university in Central and Eastern Europe. MIAS is seated in Prague, one of the most beautiful historical cities in the world and the capital of the Czech Republic, located in the centre of the European Union. The Czech Republic is a country with a very high Human Development Index, being on the 26th position out of 189 countries. According to the Eurostat data, Prague is among the 10 richest regions in the European union. The Czech Republic is also one of the safest countries, according to the Global Peace Index, the Czech Republic is the 8th most peaceful country in the world out of 163 countries.
MIAS CTU degree programmes offer a unique combination of business and management education with technical insights, assuring a high demand by prospective employers and broad career perspectives for graduates. All degree programmes are accredited by the National Accreditation Bureau for Higher Education.
MIAS uses the internationally recognized European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS). Each academic year is organized in two semesters with an extended summer break. Classes are usually concentrated in three days a week, enabling students to efficiently manage their time. Seminars are taught in small groups, which enhances cooperation and communication.
MIAS is located within Dejvická campus in one of the most desirable districts of Prague, with an excellent access to all campus facilities including dormitories, library, sports facilities, numerous restaurants, as well as to the historical centre or to the airport.