• Jean Monnet Chair pro T. Weisse

    Tomáš Weiss, IIS member, received a prestigious Jean Monnet Chair grant from the European Commission in the EU International Relations and Diplomacy Studies.

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  • EPS Erasmus Mundus

    The International EPS Consortium, coordinated by IIS (KES) at the FSV UK, has been awarded the Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree for the European Politics and Society Master's Program for the second time.


    Beyond Hegemonic Narratives and Myths, a research project led by K. Králová and involving KRVS members and Ph.D. students has been extended for another two years. Congratulations!

  • S. Horák Became Associate Professor

    IIS congratulates its member S. Horák on his appointment as associate professor. S. Horák completed the habilitation procedure in March 2019. S. Horák is an IIS researcher specializing in Central Asia.

  • New Heads of Departments

    IIS boasts other women in leadership! Z. Lizcová was selected as Head of the Department of German and Austrian Studies and E. Tomalová as Head of the Department of European Studies. 

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  • PRIMUS project of Kateřina Králová

    Beyond Hegemonic Narratives and Myths research project led by Dr. Králová, in which members and Ph.D. students participate, was extended for another two years.

  • Water stop in Jinonice July 12th - area closed

    Friday July 12th 2019 From 8:00 am to 3:00 pm the water meter assembly will be replaced in the Jinonice area, which means that the water supply will be shut down throughout the entire area during the exchange.

  • IIs wishes a nice holiday

    IIS wishes all its students and employees a wonderful holiday and will look forward to seeing you in September.

  • Call for papers Acta Politologica

    Dear Colleagues,
    the journal Acta Politologica, published by the Faculty of Social Sciences of Charles University, has been published for ten years.
    IPS recalls the possibility of sending your papers to Acta Politologica.

  • Diploma competition

    The Academia publishing house invites you to participate in the Student Competition, where you can apply until 31 October 2019 for a Master's thesis defended on 15 October 2018 to 15 October 2019 (the competition is open to students under 28 whose work was defended with a mark excellent). The purpose of the competition is to draw attention to the best diploma theses and to give young authors the opportunity to publish their work under the auspices of the Czech Academy of Sciences publishing house and to help the readers discover the new talent of Czech science.

  • Announcement of the competition for CDS 2019

    IIS announces a competition to fill posts in the IIS Doctoral Studies Center for 2019.

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    PRAREAS (Prague Area Studies) is a platform at the Institute of International Studies, Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University, which brings together four English-language study programs: BECES, CECS, EPS, LAG. In collaboration with the School of Slavonic and East European Studies (SSEES), IMS also offers a double-degree program taught in English.

  • SIMS

    SIMS is an informal association of the IIS students. Its task is to solve students' problems, so as to bridge the imaginary gap between them and the instructors. Another activity of the SIMS is to organize traditional social and educational events for (not only) the IIS students. These events include, for example, the Welcome Party, the Christmas Party, the year competitions, the Karaoke Party, the IIS Steamboat, competitions with the Institute of Sociological Studies (ISS), lectures on current topics or an Orientation Week for the first years of the Bachelor's degree studies.

  • Why Study at our Institute?

    High-quality education, young and creative academic team, an immense number of student activities, modern lecture rooms...these are just a few reasons why you should apply for one of our English language degree programmes and study at Faculty of Social Sciences in the very heart of historical city of Prague!