Recommendations related to Covid-19

COVID-19 - Information and measures at Palacký University:

Rules for teaching at FS UP in connection with Covid-19

Effective from November 25, 2020 the Government of the Czech Republic restricts the operation of higher education institutions pursuant to Act No. 111/1998 Coll., on Higher Education Institutions and on Amendments and Supplements to Some Other Acts (the Higher Education Act), as amended, including foreign universities and their branches operating in the Czech Republic (hereinafter referred to as "higher education institutions") by prohibiting the personal presence of students in classes and examinations, if more than 10 people participate in the examination at the same time, while in university studies and participanting in lifelong learning courses; the prohibition of the personal presence of students under this regulation does not apply to:

  • participation in clinical and practical teaching and practice, students studying general medicine, dentistry, pharmacology and other health sciences (at FS UP study programmes Optometry and Experimental Biology) and students performing pedagogical practical teaching and practice in kindergarten, primary and secondary schools or school facilities for the performance of institutional and protective education,
  • participation in clinical and practical training and practice that takes place with external entities,
  • laboratory, experimental or artistic teaching in the last year of a bachelor's or master's study programme in the presence of a maximum of 20 students,
  • studies in doctoral study programme.

Conditions for entry to the Czech Republic

As of November 9, 2020 there is in force a new Ministry of Health Protective Measure which regulates the entry of persons to the Czech Republic. Detailed information are available on this website.

All the current and important notices are available at the website of the Ministry of the Interior.

UP Library

The details and opening hours of the libraries can be found on the following links: UP Library, Faculty of Science Library.

On this website, the library provides information on which resources can be studied online. The site is continuously updated as the library gains access to new resources for you.