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Welcome to the new academic year 2020/2021

Rector of Palacký University Jaroslav Miller welcomes students in the new academic year, reports on the current situation at UP and the university's basic practices during the ongoing COVID-19 epidemic, and answers the most frequent questions of recent days. The video is in Czech with English subtitles.


Long Night of the Sciences 2020 (teaser)

Even this year, you will not be deprived of the biggest science popularisation event after dark. The Long Night of the Sciences will take place on Friday, November 27, throughout the country, and Olomouc will be no exception. You can look forward to a great interactive programme at several faculties of Palacký University, in the Fort Science and the Olomouc University Hospital. This year's topic will be Man and Robot. More information on


Palacký University Open Day

On Friday, December 6, the doors of Palacký University opened to all those interested in studying at the second oldest university in Czechia. Nearly 7,000 visitors visited eight faculties, dormitories, libraries, cafeterias, as well as Fort Science and UPoint shop.

30 Years of Freedom in Olomouc

Happenings, discussions, exhibitions, lectures, acts of piety and moments full of humour - all accompanied this November at Palacký University in Olomouc in commemorative events to 30 years since the Velvet Revolution.

Palacký University in Facts and Figures

Get to know Palacký University in 31 seconds or less!

University Shields Ice Hockey Team

Cheer with us our University ice hockey players!

Fort Science Olomouc

Place + History + Science + People + ❤ = Fort Science, an interactive science museum of Palacký University Olomouc

Long Night of Research 2018

The night of revealed secrets, the night full of unbelievable miracles. Such was this year's Long Night of Research on 5 November 2018: the doors of the University, its research centres, laboratories and the Fort Science were open after dark, allowing people to look into the inner realms of science. More than five thousand children and adults visited Palacký University and enjoyed the programme.


Prepared especially for the new students of Palacký University, the MEET UP event was held at the beginning of the new academic year. Over one day, dozens of student organizations, charity organizations, UP faculties, and other university units and facilities were introduced. There was also good food, music, films, theatre, art performances and sports activities.

Olomouc - University City

Script, camera, cut and directed by Marek Partyš (
Music: Youth Lagoon - Montana
Actress: Ema Jurková

THE Research Excellence Summit 2018

The Times Higher Education World Academic Summit brought together pre-eminent global thought leaders across higher education, research, industry and government to share best practice and innovation in the development and leadership of world-class universities and research. The summit also hosted the exclusive launch of the first Times Higher Education rankings of the strength of research universities in the EU13 group of member states.

Palacký University Olomouc Promotion Video

Promotion video of the Palacký University in Olomouc (Czech Republic). Made by student Marek Partyš for the university. Music: DVA - Tatanc

Olomouc by Erasmus Students

Famous sights and places of Olomouc from Erasmus students perspective. Video by ESN UP Olomouc