Masaryk university and Centre for International Cooperation

Masaryk University Staff Training Week



The ninth edition of Masaryk University Staff Tranining Week - MUST WEEK is going to take place from 3 to 7 April, 2017 for Information technology, International office and Services for students with special needs groups.  Application deadline is January 15, 2017.

Staff Training for Career Centre takes place from 27 to 31 March 2017 and staff training for librarians is going to take place from 19 to 23 June 2017 (Application deadline is January 2017).

 MUST Week

Agenda, dates and prospective target groups of MUST Week 2017

Target group One

3-7 April, 2017

Information Technology  - Web Portals of Scientific Applications - Set Up Your Own in the Cloud

(Programme )

Provided by MU Institute of Computer Science

Target group Two

3-7 April, 2017

International Relations (Prospective programme 2017)

The Staff Week is aimed for colleagues from partner universities working in international relations offices or other departments who are dealing with issues occurring by the international dimension of higher education.

Provided by MU Centre for International Cooperation

Target group Three

3-7 April, 2017

 Services for students with special needs (Prospective programme 2017)

Teiresias - MU Centre for students with special needs offers a topic of "Universal Design for Learning" for this target group

Target group


 27 -31 March, 2017

Career Centre (Prospective programme 2017)

Provided by MU Career Centre,topic "How to Manage Effective Career Event"  The primary expected attendees are managers of Career Centres, event managers, marketing managers and employer relations managers.

Participation fee EUR 185 to be paid covering also lunches and coffee breaks.

Target group Five

19-23 June, 2017

Libraries  (Prospective programme 2017)

MU Libraries united program, participation fee of EUR 40 to be paid by each participant of library target group

Language of Instructions English for all target groups

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Other target groups (not listed above):

If you did not find the expertise you would like to be trained in or a field you are interested in at MU, feel free to get in touch with MU International Office based at the Faculty level.

Within MUST week the following general activities are offered:

General program for all target groups: General information about Masaryk University and Brno (MU general presentation, Tour of Brno, Czech Culture and Society workshop, MU Bohunice campus tour including Anatomy museum visit)


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Application process

The on-line application will be available online from November 4, 2016 to January 15, 2017 (select MUST week as a mobility programme, and choose the given target group as well).

Application deadline (ITC, International Office and Services for Students with Special Needs): January 15, 2017

Libraries: January 31, 2017

Career Centre: January 31,2017

Selection process and application approval

In case of high number of applications, Masaryk University is going to examine all applications and select the final list of candidates. We will prefer only one candidate from each university for the given target group.

All applicants except Career centre and Library target group will be informed by e-mail by January 22, 2017 whether their MUST application was approved and they can join the event. We will also be able to provide confirmed participants their letter of acceptance/approval from January 23, 2017 on, if needed.

Erasmus Mundus participants receive all the confirmation from MU Erasmus Mundus Coordinator (Adam Hykl).


Participation in target groups 1 - 3 is free of charge. Target group 4 - Career Centre - participants pay participant fee EUR 185 that includes coffee breaks and lunches. Target group 5 - Libraries - participant fee is EUR 40.

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MUST Week on-line application contains the accommodation request for two hotel options: the Hotel Continental Brno and the Garni Hotel Vinarska. The Hotel Continental (map) is located in the city centre near Masaryk university headquarters and the international office - CIC (CIC will pre-book several single rooms for reduced prizes including breakfast which is about EUR 50 per person/night). The Garni Hotel Vinarska (map) is in fact a student dormitory, some rooms serve for university guests. It is situated more conveniently for library group participants as it is closer to the library venue, however, more far away from the city center. The prize is about EUR 35 per person/night including breakfast.

Accommodation for Erasmus Mundus applicants will be arranged by Centre for International Cooperation (choose "Erasmus Mundus" option  in the on-line application, accommodation section). Further details on accommodation will be provided to you by email in due time.

If you are interested in a room either in the Hotel Continental or the Garni Hotel Vinarska, please indicate it within the on-line application. Having confirmed for the mobility you will be emailed further details concerning your hotel reservation.

If you want to arrange accommodation in Brno by yourself, you may find it useful to have a look at following list of hotels published at the City of Brno web pages.

Place - Masaryk University and the City of Brno

MUST Week takes place at Masaryk University (MU web pages), in Brno (City of Brno web pages, Google maps), Czech Republic (Wikipedia)

Before arriving in Brno, you may find useful practical information in our guide for visiting staff members, including Details on how to arrive to Brno.

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About us

Further information on Centre for International Cooperation of Masaryk University

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