Coronavirus guidelines and information + contacts and FAQ

Charles University is closely monitoring developments regarding the potential spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus, following the latest reports and providing updates.

14 September 2020

Charles University libraries advise on how to study from home

All students and other members of Charles University have access to a wide range of electronic information resources.

31 March 2020

In light of the situation in Belarus, CU looking to offer more stipends

Charles University established the Václav Havel Scholarship several years ago. It is intended for foreign students and others suffering repression or persecution under totalitarian or authoritarian regimes anywhere around the world.

22 September 2020

Announcement by members of the Academic Senate

We, the undersigned, members of Charles University’s Academic Senate, feel an overriding obligation to support students and academics in Belarus facing the same fight against totalitarianism as students in Czechoslovakia did in 1989.

18 September 2020

GeneSpector introduces new kits to detect Covid-19

GeneSpector, a subsidiary company of Charles University making use of technology developed at the school, introduced new kits for more efficient, faster, and safer laboratory detection of Covid-19. Among its benefits, the firm stressed in a press release on Tuesday, is the ability in the new kits to use so-called viRNAtrap fluid to inactivate and preserve virus samples, rendering them safe for further analysis.

9 September 2020

4EU+ Summer school of Single cell – From lab to data analysis

Single cells summer school, established as a result of long-term cooperation among several instutions, will take place in Pilsen, on 2-9 September 2020. It covers all steps of sample preparation and data analysis. The school is fully funded by 4EU+alliance.

1 September 2020
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September 2020

Welcome Day for International Degree Students 2020

16 October 2020

We are pleased to invite all international Bachelor´s, Master´s and Doctoral degree programmes students beginning their studies at Charles University in the academic year 2020/2021 to our Welcome Day.

During this day you will have a chance to meet other international students, to find answers to your questions related to your studies at CU, to get acquainted with Charles University as a whole and learn a bit more about the Czech culture. All new students are welcome!

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