11. 10. 2018

Palacký University Olomouc has defended its position in the prestigious Times Higher Education THE World University Rankings. In the latest rankings for 2019, UP kept the same position as in the previous two years, placing in the...

8. 10. 2018

Next year, Palacký University Olomouc (UP) should be expanded with a university institute that has the potential to become the strongest scientific organisation in the Czech Republic. The forthcoming Czech Institute of Science and...

2. 10. 2018

Palacký University defended its positions in the prestigious global university rankings ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities, the Shanghai Rankings. As in the last year, when UP placed for the first time, it placed again...

13. 9. 2018

(Olomouc) – Researchers from the Centre of the Region Haná for Biotechnological and Agricultural Research (CRH) at Palacký University Olomouc, together with colleagues from the University of Nottingham and the Max Planck Institute...

4. 9. 2018

A new way to control the electronic and magnetic properties of molecules has been discovered by scientists from the Regional Centre of Advanced Technologies and Materials (RCPTM) at Palacký University Olomouc, together with...

27. 8. 2018

The genome of common wheat (or bread wheat), one of the most important agricultural crops, has been decoded. The International Consortium for Wheat Genome Sequencing (IWGSC) has written about the achievement of a highly accurate...

21. 8. 2018

The twenty-first of August 2018 marks the 50th anniversary of the occupation of Czechoslovakia by Warsaw Pact armies, a tragic moment in modern history, a day when the perhaps naive faith of millions of Czechoslovaks in a better...

13. 8. 2018

A new two-dimensional graphene derivative has been developed by scientists from the Regional Centre of Advanced Technologies and Materials (RCPTM) at Palacký University Olomouc. They claim that the material could be used for the...

7. 8. 2018

The joint team of the Centre of Excellence at the Czech Science Foundation, consisting of experts from the Department of Optics at the Palacký University Faculty of Science in Olomouc and from the Institute of Scientific...

26. 7. 2018

“We’re UP for it!” – this is the motto for the Palacký University alumni meeting on 8 September in Olomouc. The university continues in the contemporary tradition of bringing together its former students, commenced in 2016, when...