Charles University

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Oldest and largest university in the Czech Republic

About Charles University

According to Wikipedia, Charles University, known also as Charles University in Prague or historically as the University of Prague , is the oldest and largest university in the Czech Republic. It is one of the oldest universities in Europe in continuous operation. Today, the university consists of 17 faculties located in Prague, Hradec Králové, and Plzeň. The Charles University belongs to top three universities in Central and Eastern Europe. It is ranked around 200–300 in the world.

Charles University's Online Degrees

What Is Charles University Known For?

Charles University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Charles University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Charles University's Most Influential Alumni?

Charles University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Literature, Philosophy, and Communications. Here are some of Charles University's most famous alumni:

Nikola Tesla
Nikola Tesla
A Serbian-American inventor.
Franz Kafka
Franz Kafka
A Bohemian novelist and short story writer.
Carl Menger
Carl Menger
A Founder of the Austrian School of economics.
Max Wertheimer
Max Wertheimer
A Co-founder of Gestalt psychology.
Bernard Bolzano
Bernard Bolzano
A Bohemian mathematician and priest.
Stanislav Grof
Stanislav Grof
A Czech pychiatrist.
Hans Selye
Hans Selye
An Austro-Hungarian scientist.
Jan Hus
Jan Hus
A Czech theologian, philosopher and preacher.
René Wellek
A Czech literature reviewer.
Rainer Maria Rilke
Rainer Maria Rilke
An Austrian poet and writer .
John of Nepomuk
John of Nepomuk
A Catholic saint.
Andrija Mohorovičić
Andrija Mohorovičić
A Croatian seismologist and salvador brau student.

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