Established in 1348, Charles University still carries the name and legacy of its founder, the Holy Roman Emperor Charles IV. Backed up by more than 600 years of tradition, the university is considered to be one of the most research-intensive and international institutions in the world.
Charles University is the largest and most renowned university in the Czech Republic. Foreign students can choose from more than 150 International Study Programmes for their Bachelor’s, Master’s or PhD degrees, most of them taught in English. Charles University maintains study contracts with prestigious universities in 58 countries all over the world, including the USA, Canada and New Zealand, which allows a pleasant and straightforward application process.