International Erasmus+ staff for teaching/training must be nominated via e-mail by their home institution. Every year the deadlines for submitting Erasmus nominations (from your home University) at the Catholic University in Ruzomberok are:

    :: 15th May for Winter Semester
    :: 15th November for Summer Semester


    Once you have been selected by your home university please send us the following documents:


    The deadlines for submitting Erasmus applications for Teachers/Non-academic staff at the Catholic University in Ružomberok are:

    :: 31th May for Winter Semester
    :: 30th November for Summer Semester


    All documents should be send by e-mail to:


    General rules for arrivals from abroad



    Teachers/Non-academic staff are strongly advised to purchase personal travel health insurance valid for the territory of Slovak Republic and for the whole period of their stay. There is no health insurance coverage provided for them by either the clinical facilities or the Catholic University in Ružomberok. They are expected to be personally responsible for treatment needed due to accidental injury or health risks.



    Slovak Republic is part of the Schengen Area. Citizens of non EU countries might need Visa for entering the Slovak Republic. Contact respective Slovak Embassy or Consulate in your home country to find out more details. The list of Slovak Embassies and Consulates by countries.

    If you are a national of visa free regime countries, you can travel to Slovakia based on a valid travel document (biometrical passport) and stay here without a visa for a maximum period of 90 days withinany 180-day period

    Regardless of whether you are a third country national from a country which has a visa free regime with Slovakia or if you are required to have visa to enter the territory of Slovakia, you must report the beginning, place as well as the expected length of your stay to the Foreign Police within 3 working days from entering the country. In case you are staying at a hotel or other accommodation facility, this responsibility lies with the provider of accommodation.


    The Catholic University in Ružomberok will provide assistance for incoming participants. Information and assistance can be provided by the following contact person: PaedDr. Martin Pinkoš, e-mail: