News for Applicants

Concerning the epidemiological situation in the Czech Republic, various anti-epidemic measures are still valid. It is necessary to wear protective masks in all indoor areas and also in outdoor areas (exceptions apply). The state of emergency was declared on October 5, 2020 and will last until January 22, 2021. More information about the Covid-19 pandemic in the Czech Republic is also available here. Charles University started the academic year 2020/2021 as planned. However, most classes take place online (in distance form).

Study at Charles University in 2021/2022

Application deadlines and conditions for the academic year 2021/2022 are published. The submittion of applications is open; however, some programmes are still being prepared and the admission procedure will begin shortly. Check the central database of all study programmes where you may find all the essential information. Charles University does not open Bachelor´s and Master´s programmes for spring intake, the admission procedure takes place once a year only.

Travelling to the Czech Republic

At this moment, travelling to and from the Czech Republic is restricted. However, the situation evolves every day. Please, follow the website of the Ministry of the Interior of the Czech Republic for conditions and updates. Also, stay in touch with the Czech embassies abroad.

You can find the conditions for entry of persons to the territory of the Czech Republic in accordance with the Ministry of Health Protective Measure in the attached document (valid from January 5, 2021).

Acceptance of new long-term visa/residence permit applications for the purpose of study is resumed at the respective consulates including Student Facilitation Program (REŽIM STUDENT). The Ministry of Foreign Affairs updates the table regularly.

Virtual Fairs - Where Can You Meet Us?

Study Fair




(Study in Prague)

October 6 - 8, 2020



(Charles University)

November 18, 2020


The Student World - Europe

(Study in Prague)

November 18, 2020


Study in Europe Fair

(Study in Prague)

November 23 - 24, 2020

South Korea

The Student World - Latin America

(Study in Prague)

November 25, 2020

Latin America

China Education Expo

(Charles University)

December 7, 2020


Watch our Live Session!

Want to know more information about study options at CU and why to study with us? Watch our Live Session on Facebook (the session took place on Wednesday, May 20, 2020). We introduced our study programmes, talked about the current situation, admissions procedure, or student life.

The session is available on the Facebook page Study in the Czech Republic.

We are here for you!

Do you have any questions about Charles University, the application procedure, or our study programmes in foreign languages?

Ask our team from CU Point - Marie, Petra, and Zuzana are here for you and ready to answer your questions.

Contact information:


Phone: +420 224 491 744, 451, 893

Hours of operation:

Monday to Thursday: 9 AM - 5 PM

Friday: 9 AM - 4 PM

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