About Palacký University Olomouc

Palacký University (UP), established in 1573 as the second Czech university, boasts 23,700 students across 8 faculties, encompassing diverse fields from health sciences to theology. Situated in Olomouc, a historic city, UP studnets form a quarter of the local population, creating an authentic "college town" ambiance. Our international student community has seen remarkable growth, with over 72% increase between 2013 and 2019. Notably, UP hosted the 2018 Times Higher Education (THE) International Summit and ranked top ten in THE New Europe 2018 Ranking. Engaged in various international programs, including Erasmus+, Erasmus Mundus JMD, and others, UP received the 2019 EAIE Award for Excellence in Internationalization, further enhancing our global reputation. Join us to explore collaborative academic ventures and international excellence.

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