Since the academic year 2004/2005 all graduates from the Bachelor and Master’s study programmes at Brno University of Technology have been provided automatically, free of charge, with a Diploma Supplement. This Diploma Supplement follows the model developed by the European Commission, Council of Europe and UNESCO/CEPES. As from 2006, issuing of the Diploma Supplement has been implemented by law No. 111/1998 Sb. on Higher Education Institutions of Higher Education and the amendments thereto.
The purpose of the supplement is to improve international ‘transparency’ and to facilitate the academic and professional recognition of qualifications. It is designed to provide a description of the nature, level, context, content and status of the studies that were successfully completed by the individual named on the original qualification to which this supplement is appended. It contains the list of courses taken with the ECTS evaluation and number of credits which were awarded for each course. The supplements includes also information on the courses completed abroad, bachelor’s or master’s thesis, defence of the thesis, final state examinations, and overall evaluation of the study results. The Diploma Supplement provides a brief description of Czech higher education system. It is published in two languages – in Czech and English, is certified and signed by the Rector.
- Diploma Supplement [.pdf]