Educational Structure of the Population

The educational structure of the citizenry

The citizens of Ústí nad Labem have a higher level of achieved education when compared with other towns in the region.

Education, schools

The city has a dense network of school and preschool facilities and the state education system is also represented by music and art schools. In Ústí nad Labem, it is possible to choose between numerous state and private vocational secondary schools, specialised secondary schools and grammar schools, which prepare their pupils either for professional lives or for further studies at various universities.
The city is home to the J. E. Purkyně University with 8 faculties, which currently has a total of 7,600 registered students.

The educational structure of the citizenry – the highest achieved education:

According to the last census (2011), more than 100,000 citizens over the age of 15 currently live in the Ústí Region. The structure is as follows:

Primary education



Apprenticeship course – without the school-leaving exam



The school-leaving exam



Tertiary education



Without any school education



No data




(Source: the 2011 Census, the district of Ústí nad Labem)
These data are available for district level periodic in 10 years intervals. Newer data (2018) are available for region level (higher) in this link.