Gap year

Can I take a gap year for personal reasons?

Students, without losing student’s status, can take a gap year (temporarily stop their studies):
◌ First cycle and graduate, integrated studies – twice.
◌ Second cycle – once.

How long does the gap year last?

A gap year lasts a year and it’s end, despite when it started, always coincides with a start of autumn or spring semesters. You can end your gap year earlier, but the date of coming back to studies has to be a start of semester.

When can you leave for a gap year?

A student can be given a possibility to take up a gap year after he finishes his first semester and if there’s more than two weeks left until the exams.

When and how do you have to end a gap year?

Students, who are coming back to studies after a gap year need to provide their facultie’s dean with an application to come back after a gap year.

What happens if I don’t come back to studies after a gap year on time?

Students, who do not come back to studies after a gap year, are crossed out of the student’s list after one month of the determined ‘coming back’ date.

Can I take a gap year if I have a debt?

Yes. During the gap year students can retake separate modules, in which he had debts, if paying for the retaking.