Palacký University (Olomouc, Czech Republic) is an exchange destination for students of the Faculty of Geosciences. In this information sheet you will find more information about this university. 

Academic calendar
  • Winter Semester: mid-September — mid-February
  • Summer Semester: mid-February — end of June

See Academic calendar


English or Czech at B2 level


Areas of study open to exchange students

Earth sciences
Social and behavioural science ​(broad programmes)

Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction

English and Czech

Housing assistance

Yes, housing is guaranteed

See accomodation

Estimated living costs per month

About € 400,-

See the ESN website


Normal study load per term: 30 EC
60 EC correspond to one academic year

Number of places available

One place per year

More information

More information about studying abroad: in Dutch and in English.

For questions about study abroad not answered on this site, you can seek assistance from the International Office Geosciences (about language proficiency, finances, motivation etc.). For questions about study plans and exam regulations, please contact your study advisor.

Email (include your name, programme and student number)
Telephone +31 30  253 95 59
Address Koningsberger building (1st floor)

Opening hours

The International Office is open and can be reached by telephone on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, from 10:30 - 11:30 and 12:30 - 14:30 (or by appointment).