Palacký University Olomouc is a university with long-standing tradition. Founded in the 16th century, it is the oldest university in Moravia and the second-oldest university in the Czech Republic. Today it is a modern higher education facility with a wide range of study programmes and copious scientific and research activities. In 2017, 20 395 students studied in accredited study programmes at eight faculties. Palacký University Olomouc is one of the very top Czech universities, and ranks among the best universities in the world, according to international rankings.
Palacký University Olomouc belongs to the top 300 universities in Europe.
(in the world)
|Times Higher Education World University Rankings||2022||801||363|
|Shanghai Jiao Tong Academic Ranking of World Universities||2022||701||264|
|QS World University Rankings||2023||651||259|