Comenius University in Bratislava (Slovak: Univerzita Komenského v Bratislave) is the largest university in Slovakia, with most of its faculties located in Bratislava. It was founded in 1919, shortly after the creation of Czechoslovakia. It is named after Jan Amos Comenius, a 17th-century Czech teacher and philosopher.
Comenius university in Bratislava has 13 faculties and serves 27,000 students each year. The university offers diverse study programmes encompassing a broad range of human knowledge - from medicine, humanities and social sciences, to natural sciences, mathematics and theology.
Almost 2,400 international students from 70 countries enjoy studying at the oldest university in Slovakia.
Location: Bratislava, Slovakia
City Population: 462,603
Climate: Bratislava lies in the north temperate zone and has a moderately continental climate with a mean average temperature of 10.5°c.
Nearest airport: Milan Rastislav Stefánik Airport
Why choose Comenius University?
- Comenius University holds the status as the Slovak national university
- 60km from Vienna and 200km from Budapest
- Bratislava is the political, cultural and economic centre of Slovakia