Coronavirus guidelines and information + contacts and FAQ

Charles University (CU) is closely monitoring the COVID-19 situation and is keeping the academic community continually informed with up-to-date information. CU is following, and will follow, the recommendations of the relevant state bodies and is prepared to react promptly to developments.

20 October 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.

Appeal to students accommodated at CU dormitories

Following the adoption of Czech Government Resolution no. 1022 of 12 October 2020, we request that students accommodated at CU dormitories give responsible consideration to their continued stay at their dormitory.

16 October 2020

Current information concerning the coronavirus situation – statement by CU Rector

In response to Resolutions of the Government of the Czech Republic issued on 8 October 2020, I hereby inform you that the following crisis measures shall be in place with effect from 12 October 2020 (concerning education), with some in effect from 9 October 2020 (some measures).

9 October 2020

CU announces test for Covid-19, Influenza A, and Influenza B

Early diagnostics are mainly going to help symptomatic patients in ER. With the new test, patients with negative covid-19 results are going to know if they have influenza that can be cured with available antiviral drugs and whether quarantine rules apply to them. This multiplex test is going to be provided for the same price as the current COVID-19 test.

6 October 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
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October 2020

Creative Writing Course – 19. 10. – 02. 11. 2020

19 October 2020 – 2 November 2020

This course is about how you can implement creative writing in Higher Education through Academic Advanced English Learning. It aims to help you and explore how a narrative can be developed into an interesting story, or how the words we use every day can be arranged into a descriptive character. More information here


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