General Information


Thank you for your interest to study at Faculty of Arts Matej Bel University in Banská Bystrica. We warmly welcome all international students.

Exchange programs follow separate valid processes. 

Feel free to ask your supplement questions to International Mobilities Officer Mgr. Margaréta Krkošová                   margareta.krkosova@umb.sk

 Academic Calendar: 

  • Winter semester      20 September 2021 - 5 february 2022         Exams  from 20 December 2021
  • Summer semester     7 February 2022 - 18 Juny 2022                   Exams from 9 May 2022
  • students can be accept 2 weeks earlier  

Nomination and Application procedure: 

  • nomination must be sent by your Coordinator via e-mail to margareta.krkosova@umb.sk
  • Winter semester            nomination to JUNE 15                    application to JULY 15
  • Summer semester         nomination to SEPTEMBER 30       application to NOVEMBER 15

ERASMUS+ programme:

  • require concluded Bilateral agreement between your home University and Matej Bel University in Banska Bystrica
  • we automatically prolong Bilateral agreementsfor the Academic year 2021/2022, if will expire 2020/2021.  
  • Erasmus Code       SK BANSKA 01
  • UMB PIC CODE     998462517

      For your acceptance we need:

  • Application form
  • Accommodation form for our dormitory
  • Learning agreement signed by you and your home university
  • EU Health insurance card
  • copy of ID or passport for non EU student
  • International Certificate or Confirmation of language knowledge – minimum B2 level

     Results of the application procedure:

  • Acceptance Letter will be send via e-mail to Coordinator and student only,  if students submit complete and correct documents
  • no accepted student will will be inform  notified by e-mail.

 VISA

  • EU citizens need for enter only valid travel document passport or ID
  • Non - EU citizens need to have a valid visa