Elections to the Academic Senate

The elections will take place on 19 and 20 November (first round) and on 10 and 11 December (second round). See details and the time schedule.

Voting Lists, Second Round

Learn about the candidates who have accepted the candidacy and move to the second round of elections to the Academic Senate (10 and 11 December 2018).

The Internship Made Me Reflect...

... on What Kind of Doctor I Would Like to Be in the Future. Sunny Tsang from Hong Kong writes about his Motol experience.

In a Completely Different Continent

Marta Palma, a fifth-year student of General Medicine, spent her summer internship in Monastir, Tunisia. She sends an essay and pictures.


The Freshers' Week is a tradition started not so long ago, it is to ease the transition of eager students into their medical studies. We bring the students' mini-reports and a photo gallery.


The White Coat Ceremony is the culmination of Freshers' Week – which, for our first-year foreign students, helps ease the transition to studying abroad. This year it took place on 27 September.


In nineteen disciplines, Charles University is ranked among the world’s top universities by QS World Rankings by Subject 2018, and the medical disciplines rank the university among the world's top two hundreds.


According to the U.S. News Best Global Universities Ranking 2018, Charles University has been ranked the best university in the Czech Republic, placed 196 out of 1250 evaluated universities, 85 in Europe.


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.

Devin Kielur, a student of Physiotherapy at Slippery Rock University, spent in the spring an internship at the Second Faculty of Medicine. He writes an essay about his experiences, we publish it together with photographs from a sporting event for multiple sclerosis patients, MaRS 2017.


A graduate of the Second Faculty of Medicine, Dr. Sugitha Sureshkumar, writes an essay about her experiences from Prague and many renowned hospitals in the United Kingdom and the world – with genuine gratitude to the Second Faculty, she adds.

The English General Medicine programme, guaranteed by the Second Faculty of Medicine, has obtained an accreditation from the prestigious Medical Board of California. The programme's recognition makes it easier for the Second Faculty's international students to apply for jobs in the United States of America.


A graduate of the Second Faculty of Medicine Dr. Majed Koleilat runs a private paediatric practice in the U.S.A., worked at a University Hospital in Pennsylvania. He writes an essay about his experience.


They began with their doctoral studies at the Second Faculty this academic year. Why have they decided to do their PhD here and what do they expect from it? Are they planning to focus exclusively on research or also on clinical medicine? Read the stories of four fresh PhD 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

Bloomfield, M; Kanderova, V; Parackova, Z; Vrabcova, P; Svaton, M; Fronkova, E; Fejtkova, M; Zachova, R; Rataj, M; Zentsova, I; Milota, T; Klocperk, A; Kalina, T; Sediva, A. Journal of Clinical Immunology. 2018 Jun 22. IF: 4.227

MUDr. Martina Pařízková

Parizkova, M; Lerch, O; Moffat, SD; Andel, R; Mazancova, AF; Nedelska, Z; Vyhnalek, M; Hort, J; Laczo, J. Neurobiology of Aging. 2018 Apr. IF: 4.454