Modern Student City
Pilsen is located 50 minutes from Prague and Germany. It is the capital of western Bohemia. Pilsen is the European City of Culture 2015. It offers all the amenities of a metropolitan city while being economically accessible.
Culture and fun
In Pilsen there are shopping centres, cinemas, theatres, the Zoological Garden, but also clubs, bars, restaurants and cafés. All year round, various events are held around the city. If you’re a sports fan, you’ll love it here!
Surrounded by nature
Pilsen is a city surrounded by nature. Right in the city you can visit the Bolevec Ponds or Borský Park, where you will find greenery and peace. Within driving distance you can go on a trip to the countryside. For example, to Radyně Castle.
On wheels or on foot
You can get around the city by public transport. If you prefer to walk, you can also get to important places from the centre on foot. For all public transport, you only need one card for 12 EUR / month.
Enjoy your student years in an affordable city. Here’s an overview of some of the costs:
UNI meal 4 EUR, UNI coffee 1.6 EUR, Unlimited mobile plan 30 EUR/month, UNI dorm 160 EUR/month, Private dorm 500 EUR/month
There are several unique features in the town. The Cathedral of St. Bartholomew boasts the tallest church tower in the Czech Republic. Pilsen’s Great Synagogue is the fifth largest in the world. In addition to its sights, Pilsen is home to the world-famous Pilsner Urquell beer.