Graduate (MA) Admissions

Due to coronavirus pandemic and adopted regulations in Slovakia, the details of the admission process are subject to change. We strongly recommend to use online application form. To receive the latest information, please, write email to

We offer one single-major study programme in English Philosophy and a teacher-training programme Teaching of English Language and Literature and of German Language and Literature taught in English and German. Additionally, it is possible to combine Teaching of English Language and Literature with other field on offer (see the complete list of our MA programmes) but the other part of the programme is taught in Slovak.

Admission Requirements

  • a completed undergraduate (BA) education in the same or a similar study programme
  • an acceptance of the Catholic nature of the university and the faculty
  • applicants for the study programmes of Teaching of Slovak Language and Literature who graduated outside Slovakia should document a sound knowledge of Slovak (at least B2 level)
  • applicants for the study programme Psychology (oral interview June 9, 2021)
  • applicants for the study programme Philosophy (oral interview June 9, 2021)

Applicants must submit:

  • an application form (printed or online application form)
  • a curriculum vitae
  • a verified copy of a BA diploma (a document of their undergraduate education such as a BA diploma, addendum to this diploma or state exams results); foreign graduates are required to submit a copy of a recognition of foreign education (this could be usually provided by our university)
  • a receipt of payment of the application fee

All the documents (if an applicant makes use of an online application form, it must still be printed, signed and delivered by mail) must be delivered by mail to:

Študijné oddelenie
Filozofická fakulta, Katolícka univerzita v Ružomberku
Hrabovská cesta 1B
034 01 Ružomberok

Payment of the application fee (25,- EUR for an online application and 30,- EUR for an in-print application) should be made to:

Beneficiary’s Bank Name: Štátna pokladnica
Beneficiary’s Bank Address: Radlinského 32, 810 05 Bratislava, Slovakia
Beneficiary’s Name: Filozofická fakulta Katolíckej Univerzity v Ružomberku
Beneficiary’s Address: Hrabovská cesta 1, 034 01 Ružomberok, Slovakia
IBAN: SK70 8180 0000 0070 0022 4399
Variable Symbol: 1400501
Specific Symbol: in the form of DDMMYYYY (day, month and year of birth)

Deadline for applications: August 6, 2021

We occasionally have a second round of admissions. Therefore, if you missed the initial deadline, please, contact us by email.

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