State final examinations

State final exams – essential information

You can take the State Final Examination (SZZ) including the defence of your final thesis in accordance with the Study and Examination Regulations at the end of the Spring and Autumn semesters. The orderly completion of studies in Bachelor's, Master's and Follow-up Master's degree programmes is regulated by Dean's Instruction No. 1/2019 (in Czech only).

The methodology of assigning, preparing, submitting and evaluating final theses is regulated by Dean's Instruction No. 1/2015 (in Czech only). The annex to this instruction includes the form of the final thesis project, information on correct citation in the professional text and recommendations for the evaluation of final theses (for supervisors).

In the case of English taught programmes, potential supervisors from the Department of English Language and Literature will provide maximum support.

Conditions for access to the exam

  • successful completion of all compulsory and selective courses for the entire study programme – the highest levels in the Check my Studies application are green
  • the appropriate number of credits – at least 180 in Bachelor's degree programmes, at least 120 in Follow-up Master's degree programmes
  • updating all information in the thesis topic in the Information System within 10 days before the deadline for uploading the thesis to the archive (i.e. correct indication of the supervisor, title of the thesis in the language in which it is written, title of the thesis in English langugage)
  • the thesis is uploaded to the archive
Topics for preparation for the exam in pedagogy and psychology
Bachelor's degree programme

The Bachelor's State final examination takes the form of a written test. The Departments of Education and Psychology have prepared an overview of the study areas covered by the test.

Thematic Areas for Final Bachelor’s State Examination in Education and Psychology (written test)

Master's degree programme

Do not hesitate to contact the representatives of the Departments of Education and Psychology, they will take care of you and recommend the right colleagues for further consultations.

Indicative schedule

Download the indicative schedule of State final exams for the upcoming period (in Czech only). Look for the "ENG" attribute.

At the turn of February/March we publish the schedule for May/June.
At the turn of October/September we publish the schedule for January/February.

download here

Important deadlines – Spring semester
  • examination dates: May, June
  • application for the SZZ: by 30 March
  • updating the information in the thesis topic: by 10 April
  • uploading the thesis to the Information System archive: by 20 April
  • fulfilment of the conditions for access to the SZZ (control templates, credits): by 25 April
  • failure to meet the bolded deadlines is an obstacle to passing the SZZ in the Spring semester
Important deadlines – Autumn semester
  • examination dates: January, February
  • application for the SZZ: by 30 November
  • updating the information in the thesis topic: by 31 November
  • uploading the thesis to the Information System archive: by 10 December
  • fulfilment of the conditions for access to the SZZ (control template, credits): by 15 December
  • failure to meet the bolded deadlines is an obstacle to passing the SZZ in the Autumn semester
Application for State final exam

Please follow these steps:

  1. Download the form as a .pdf file,
  2. open in Adobe Acrobat Reader,
  3. then fill in the form,
  4. then save the file,
  5. finally send the completed .pdf file via university e-mail to halfarova@ped.muni.cz by the deadline.

Bachelor's degree programme Master's degree programme

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