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University of Tartu

Estonia 2021/2022 Faculty agreements

Personal data
Mobility type:
study

Faculty at MU:
Faculty of Pharmacy

Field of study:
Farmacie

Level of study during period of placement:
Master

Language used:
English

Summer/winter school?:
no

Period of studies:
spring 2022

Period of placement (from-to):
2022-08-10 - 2022-08-29

Number of months:
1.00

Activities before my departure abroad
Where can information be found about courses taught at the foreign school?:
Mobility days - přednáška o možnostech zahraničních stáží pro farmaceuty
SEP = student exchange programme

Which documents were needed for acceptance at the foreign university?:
CV
motivační dopis

How far ahead did you have to organise your acceptance?:
8 měsíců (záleží na organizaci)

Did you need a visa?:
no

Documents and materials needed for a visa:

Length of wait for visa:

Fee for the visa:

Studies
Did you have a Learning Agreement signed before your departure?:
yes

If not, why not?:

Before your departure did you know how your courses would be recognised by your home faculty?:
ano

During your stay did you change your Learning Agreement?:
ne

When and how did course registration take place? Are there any restrictions? Possibilities of making changes?:
SEP - celá přihláška se podává na jejich stránkách, vše se znovu vyplňuje, volí se preferenční země, změna statusu (approved, reserved, placed)

Did you take any examinations at the foreign school?:
ne

Does the school use the ECTS system?:
yes

If not then explain how the credits there were recalculated into ECTS:

Describe the teaching methods (theory, practical and projects) and assessment of students:
Výzkumná stáž - Tartu Ülikool; Institut farmacie. Stala jsem se součástí projektu, který se věnoval terapii chronických ran, konkrétně elektrostatickým zvlákňováním připravené polymery byly testovány na buněčných liniích PF a HBK

Quality of teaching in comparison with home school:
velmi vysoká kvalita, moderně vybavené laboratoře, individuální přístup
celkově menší fakulta, vybavením srovnatelná

How did you receive study materials?:
ústně - vysvětlení principu, cíle výzkumu, vědecké články

Can you recommend an interesting course/subject/teacher?:
výzkumná stáž - neabsolvovala jsem konkrétní předmět

How well is the school library equipped?:
dostatečná

Availability of computers, internet access, level of software needed, requirements on notebook:
používala jsem vlastní notebook

Options from printing and copying:
ano

Does the foreign school/student organisation arrange special events for exchange students?:
yes

If yes then what?:
Víkendové poznávací výlety po Estonsku, international night; exkurze do lékárny

How would you assess your integration with the local students (evaluation like in school from 1 to 5 with 1 as highest):
5

or describe in your own words:
ostatní studenti byli velmi milí, vstřícní, ochotní

Practical questions on your placement
Where did you live?:
koleje Narva mnt 27, Tartu

Cost of accommodation - monthly:
275 EUR

Additional comments to the price of accommodation (as to what the price includes):
twin room, společnou kuchyň a koupelnu pro 2 pokoje, prádelna (i se sušičkou)

Describe the equipment. Tips for future students – what should they bring with them?:
doporučuji si zakoupit peřinu a polštář (balíček pro studenty, výhodné), přivézt si základní nádobí
, protože koleje jsou nevybavenp

How and how far ahead should accommodation be organised?:
alespoň 2 měsíce (dle registračních vln)

What are the catering options?:
kantýna ve fakultní nemocnici Tartu, kuchyň na kolejích, fastfood, bufety v obchodech (studené i teplé)

What are the rough costs of groceries (compare with Czech prices):
cca o 30% dražší, kvalita srovnatelná

Transport to location of placement:
letecky s přestupem, následně dálkový autobus

Rough prices for transportation:
8 000Kč letenky, 250Kč cesta autobusem

Tips for purchasing cheap tickets and other recommendations:
obecně pro letenky platí, že čím dřívější nákup, tím výhodnější cena. MHD jsem nevyužívala, po městě jsem chodila pěšky, meziměstské autobusy byly zdarma.

What are the local transport options (public transport, cycling, on foot, rough prices):
vlaky, autobusy, Bolt koloběžky, MHD, elektrokola, pěší chůze

What kind of formalities have to be arranged before arrival, for example residence permit?:
nejsou potřeba dokumenty (nutno hlídat Covid 19 nařízení)

What health insurance did you use? (rough price, advantages, disadvantages, is it necessary to arrange insurance at the university other than your home (Czech) insurance?):
dlouhodobé pojištění od České spořitelny: Jednotlivec maxi (kompenzace zrušených letů, zpožděných zavazadel...), 85Kč měsíčně

Did you have any experience with medical treatment abroad?:
ne

Did you work during your studies?:
ne

What are the conditions for working for MU students?:
nevím

Tips for free-time activities:
plavání v řece Emajogi, "upside down" house, old town center, cathedral ruins...

Financial support and expenses
Total grant from Centre for International Cooperation:
8000 CZK

Monthly grant in CZK:
8000 CZK

Number of supported months:
1

Total number of months:
1

What other sources did you make use of to finance your placement?:
vlastní úspory

If you received another grant, state which and how much in CZK:
neobdržela

 
Total fees associated with enrolment at the university:
0 ???

a/ amount of enrolment fee:
0 ???

b/ amount of tuition fees:
0 ???

c/ amount of other fees (which):
0 ???

 
What was your average monthly expenditure?:
24000 CZK

a/ of which for accommodation:
8000 CZK

b/ of which for catering:
4000 CZK

c/ travel and recreation:
3000 CZK

Any comments to the average monthly expenditure:
doprava

Recognition of foreign studies at the home faculty
How many credits did you gain during your studies (in the system of the foreign school)?:
0

How many ECTS credits were recognised at MU?:
1

Did you know in advance which of your courses would be recognised by your home faculty?:
ano

What problems did you have with recognition?:
částečně chaotickým informacím

Overall assessment
Assessment of personal benefit (1 = excellent):
5

Assessment of academic benefit (1 = excellent):
5

Evaluate the information and support provided by the foreign school (1 = excellent):
5

Did you encounter any serious problems during your stay:
zpožděný kufr - musela jsem problém řešit s letištěm a leteckou společností, doručení na místo v době mé nepřítomnosti

What would you recommend to take with you:
notebook, laboratorní plášť a další chemické vybavení, rychlovarnou konvici

What most surprised you at the partner university in a positive way:
vstřícnost, ochota, vybavení, individuální přístup; skvělá komunikace (i na kolejích), výborná úroveň angličtiny

What most surprised you at the partner university in a negative way:
žádná negativa

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