Course of Slovak Language and Culture for Compatriots



Target groupapplicants from 17 years living abroad with interest in learning Slovak langugae, history and culture
DateJuly 13 - July 24, 2020
Form of tuitiondistance online form via application MS Teams in small groups
Objective of programmeTo obtain and improve communication language skills in Slovak language via online distance learning. To learn diversity of Slovak history and culture by online presentations, development of computer literacy

40 online lessons, 45 minutes/1 online lesson

(4 lessons per day, 20 lessons per week)

Programme1. - 2. lesson    9.00 - 10.30 am
Break             10.30 - 10.45 am
3. - 4. lesson  10.45 - 12.15 am/pm
NoteTuition takes place in Central European Summer time zone (CEST, UTC+2)
Content of tuitiononline language workshops (development of communication and grammatical competences), phonetics and language training (A1-A2), conversation (B1-B2), literary seminar, stylistics (C)
RegistrationMay 15 - June 30, 2020
FeesCourse is fully financed by scholarship of the Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport of the Slovak Republic (hereinafter as “MESRaS of SR”)



Instructions for applying to SU 2020 for applicants interested in scholarship from MSSRaS SR

The applicant has to choose the relevant study programme he/she is interested in at — educational programme Course of Slovak Language and Culture for Compatriots or Course of Slovak Language and Specialized Subjects for Compatriots High School Graduates. Fill in the online application form and send it. Each applicant needs a recommendation of relevant Slovak Compatriot Society to be sent via email to the Study department of LAP CCE CU.

The application for scholarship programme will be made public on web page in April 2020

Conditions for admission:

  • filled application
  • motivation letter
  • recommendation of relevant Slovak Compatriot Society
  • follow the age limit

Send the motivation letter via email to: Application form without motivation letter will not be registered.

Scan the recommendation of relevant Slovak Compatriot Society and send it via email to the Study department of LAP CCE CU ( Should there be more than one applicant from a particular Slovak Compatriot Society the recommendation may cover more applicants in one letter. Applicants must bring the hardcopy of original recommendation to the Summer University in July 2020.

Completed applications will be reviewed by the Committee of LAP CCE CU. Selected applicants to SU — scholarship holders — will be informed about admission to SU 2020 via email as well as via the Slovak Compatriot Society.

More information on how to obtain the scholarship from the Government of the SR to be found online at: