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Why are over half of Czech bachelor students not completing their degrees?

Many businesses and economists complain that the number of graduates in the Czech labour force is consistently too low. Data from the Ministry of Education shows that nearly 60 percent of bachelor students in the Czech Republic are not finishing their degree. What are reasons for this high drop-out rate?

 
 
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Czech family excited about presidential…

Polling stations around the country opened on Friday for Czechs to cast their vote in presidential elections. What are…

 
 
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UNICEF’s “Adopt a Doll, Save a Child…

“Adopt a Doll, Save a life” is a project launched by the Czech branch of UNICEF fifteen years ago. Over that time it…

 
 
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Ballroom dancing still part of the…

Czechoslovakia gained independence in 1918. But even now, after nearly a century you can find customs and traditions…

 
 
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Czech president of Liberland outlines…

A different Czech president from Miloš Zeman recently looked back at a busy 2017 and future expansion plans in Africa…

 
 
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Thank You and Happy New Year to all our…

As the year draws to a close all of us here at the English department of Radio Prague would like to thank our devoted…

 
 
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Poll: Most Czechs want easing of…

One of the most notable legal changes in the Czech Republic this year has been a ban on smoking in pubs and restaurants…

 
 
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Czechoslovak divorce helped relations…

Katrin Taussig was born in Slovakia but spent nearly half of her life in Prague, where she lives with her Czech husband…

 
 
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Terrorism, migration, weakening of…

The arrival of the new year following the end of celebrations is a period of hope but also apprehension over possible…

 
 
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Czech prisons filled up to overcapacity…

Five years ago to the day, a wide-ranging amnesty declared by then president Václav Klaus came into effect, freeing…

 
 
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Amid consumer frenzy, Czechs urged to…

The NGO People in Need is active in more than 30 countries the world over, giving immediate aid in humanitarian crises,…

 
 
 
 
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