The Second Faculty of Medicine on the Top

The Second Faculty of Medicine has placed highly in a review of quality in higher education. It gained top marks for its international openness, value of study and teachers, and for the interests and quality of its candidates. 

What Do You Like About the Second Faculty?

See what our international students have to say about studying in Prague.

I Am Looking Forward to Starting FY1

Toju Akomolafe, a 6th-Year Medical Student, spent her internship at Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, England. She writes an essay and sends pictures.


Discover the faculty's scientific potential through the short video series with some of our most promising young researchers.

On Wednesday 11 January 2016, Roxane Riemer and Kiril Dimitrov were awarded the Best International Medical Student Award. Read short interviews with both awarded students.

Dr. Marjolein W. J. Wentink spends her postgraduate internship at the laboratory of Childhood Leukaemia Investigation Prague (CLIP), Second Faculty of Medicine and Motol University Hospital. We asked her what brought her to Motol, what she does and how she likes it here.

The LF2 Football Team is up and running every Sunday. If you are interested in joining our football community there is a facebook group, aptly named ‘LF2 Football Team’ where you can join and keep up to date. Read more...

Freshers' Week is the most predictable unpredictable event that unwraps the first experience of the first-year students at the Second Faculty of Charles University. Read a report by Catarina Veira and the students' testimonies.

Markéta Adamovičová, a third-year student of General Medicine, spent her summer internship in a camp for young people with rare diseases in Frambu, Norway. She writes an essay and sends pictures.

Many exchange students visit the Second Faculty and Motol University Hospital every year under the IFMSA, Erasmus and other schemes. We appreciate they chose just this faculty and asked some of them what they like about the place and Prague and what they would recommend to other incoming students.

Our adopted pelican is far from being the only reason why you should choose the Second Faculty of Medicine as your medical school. Watch the video about our Dean & pelican flying around the world (of media).

Publications section

MUDr. Michaela Kotrová, Ph.D.

Kotrova M, Musilova A, Stuchly J, Fiser K, Starkova J, Mejstrikova E, Stary J, Zuna J, Hrusak O, Trka J, Zaliova M. Blood. 2016 Nov 3;128(18):2263-2266. Epub 2016 Sep 13. IF: 11.847

MUDr. Petra Laššuthová, Ph.D.

Laššuthová P, Šafka Brožková D, Krůtová M, Mazanec R, Züchner S, Gonzalez MA, Seeman P. Brain. 2016 Apr;139(Pt 4):e26. doi: 10.1093/brain/awv411. Epub 2016 Feb 11. IF: 10.103