World League
Palacky University of Olomouc

Czech Republic

Krizkovskeho 8 771 47 Olomouc

530 World
rank
3 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1573
Short name:
No information
Type:
Public
Students:
18540
Faculty:
1630
Faculty/Students Ratio:
11
:
1
Web-site:
www.upol.cz/en/
Region:
Europe
Location:
Olomouc
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 530 38.482
Teaching 410 46.915
Research 631 21.222
International Diversity 262 60.903
Financial Sustainability 546 42.048
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 546 21.811
Research Perfomance Rankings 395 46.746
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TEACHING
World Rank: 410
Country rank: 2
Score: 46.915
League: Copper League
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name
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40 %
Academic staff per students 20 %
Academic staff per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per academic staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
World teaching reputation 20 %
RESEARCH
World Rank: 631
Country rank: 3
Score: 21.222
League: World League
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40 %
Citations per academic and research staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per admitted PhD 20 %
Normalized citation impact 20 %
Papers per academic and research staff 20 %
World research reputation 20 %
INTERNATIONAL DIVERSITY
World Rank: 262
Country rank: 1
Score: 60.903
League: Silver League
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Share of international academic staff 20 %
Share of international students 20 %
Share of international co-authored papers 20 %
Reputation outside region 20 %
International level 20 %
FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY
World Rank: 546
Country rank: 3
Score: 42.048
League: World League
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Institutional income per academic staff 20 %
Institutional income per students 20 %
Papers per research income 20 %
Research income per academic and research staff 20 %
Research income per institutional income 20 %

Overview

Palack? University, founded in 1573, is the second oldest University in the Czech Republic. Thanks to its tradition and today?s performance it occupies significant place in Czech and Central European education, culture and research. The University comprises eight faculties, specialized research centres and institutes. With almost 22 000 students the University provides quality education in many academic disciplines.

Mission Statement

It offers more than 250 accredited Bachelor?s, Master?s and Doctoral study programmes, including courses and study programmes in foreign languages as well as joint degrees in cooperation with other international universities. In addition, the University is experienced in offering various lifelong learning programmes, e. g. 'university' for aged people and children. Palack? University is a modern research university. Recently, several significant University international research centres have been established thanks to the important investment projects, which allow to do research in the edge of science. The research work covers different fields from medicine, natural sciences to humanities. The University alumni are competitive in the labor market at a regional, national as well as international level. Palack? University participates in many international programmes and projects of cooperation and research. It has about 300 partner institutions in 28 European countries and more than 60 bilateral cooperation agreements around the world.