Educational Structure of the Population

The level of education in the population of Usti nad Labem is higher if compared with other towns in the region

Education, schools

The level of education in the population of Usti nad Labem is higher if compared with other towns in the region

The city has a dense network of schools and pre-school facilities, and also elementary artistic schools on the level of elementary schools. Professional education can be acquired on 21 state and private secondary schools and vocational schools of various types that prepare students and disciples for practical employment or for study at various type of universities.

The University of J. E. Purkynje has four faculties – pedagogical faculty, faculty of social and economic studies, faculty of ecology and faculty of applied arts and design, with a total of 5 800 students.

Educational Structure of the Population
The higest level of education acquired

Elementary

14 260

22 %

Vocational

26 309

40,6 %

High school

18 084

27,9 %

University

5 016

7,7 %

without education

80

0,1 %

no data on education

1022

1,6 %

 (source: Census Data 1991, district of Usti nad Labem)