Competitiveness / Education

This section feature research, opinion and progress reports on how the Czech Republic compares to other EU countries economically. It includes analysis of international rankings such as the WEF and World Bank.

Spotlight issue

27th January 2020 / Competitiveness / Education

INSEAD 2020 Global Talent Competitiveness Index: Czechia ranks 25th globally, 17th in Europe

This year's Global Talent Competitiveness Index (GTCI) includes 132 countries, focuses on AI and talent competitiveness. Adapting to this new way of working is important for countries to grow their economies and stay globally competitive.
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1st February 2024 / Competitiveness / Education

The Czech Republic ranks 15th out of 27 in the EU for quality of education and research

We also have the 5th lowest number of university students in the EU. The Nordic countries and the Netherlands are the most successful thanks to investment in education and innovation.
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12th April 2022 / Competitiveness / Education

Prague ranked in the Campus Advisor’s Top Ten Student-Friendly Cities

The Campus Advisor has recently published an article ranking the top thirty most student-friendly cities in the world. According to the survey, Prague is in seventh place, with an overall score of 4.40 out of 5. What makes a city attractive to international students? The survey scored university cities on six criteria: Student Friendliness (4.74), Public Transport (4.53), Cost of Living (3.90), Amenities (4.22), Nightlife (4.61), and Safety (4.43).   
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2nd December 2021 / Competitiveness / Education

Masaryk University collaboration yields first 4 3D lessons

BE3D Academy adds four new 3D lessons – free for any educator to download. 3D lesson plans are rich resources for teaching STEAM subjects through engaging projects and 3D printing. Here we share details on the new lessons.  Through a collaboration with Masaryk University, BE3D Academy has added four new 3D lessons that are free to download for any registered user. Masaryk is one of the first universities in the Czech Republic to offer 3D printing to students.    
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Members of the American Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic