• IMS mourns the loss of its founder Jan Křen

    IMS regrets the unfortunate news that Professor Jan Křen, founder of the Institute of International Studies, died on 7 April. Electronic condolence book here.


    Now it is the right time to apply to the IMS. Take a look at the list of Czech and English programmess and choose the one for you!

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  • New Associate Professor at IMS!

    From 1 March IMS has a new associate professor. KRVS Head K. Králová was appointed associate professor of Charles University in the field of Modern History.

  • MARS - New Master programme in Media and Area Studies

    New Master Programme in Media and Area Studies - MARS is now welcoming applications!


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  • Bachelor's state exams

    State exams in the study fields of HVK, MTS and MTSK will take place on 15.6 and 16.6. The division into commissions, including the schedule, will be listed here in the news, Please follow the IMS news.

  • New project at Department of European Studies

    As part of a new project under the Erasmus+ programme, academics from the Department of European Studies will join forces with members of the Czech Mountaineering Association and other climbers and alpinists from all over Europe.

  • Decree of the director for submitting projects for bachelor's and master's theses

    The Decree regulates the submission and submission of bachelor's thesis projects within
    bachelor's degree programs in International Territorial Studies (MTS), Contemporary
    history (HVK), Territorial studies (TS), master's degree program
    Territorial Studies (NP_TS) and the master 's degree program German and
    Central European Studies (NP_NSS). Bachelor's study program Czech-German
    studies (BP_CNS) is regulated by a separate decree.

  • Possibility to use the IMS study room for students

    IMS offers the opportunity to use its classroom as a study room for students who do not have sufficient facilities for study.

  • Planned Erasmus+ trips and other mobility

    COVID measures are slowly being released and the emergency will soon end, So it's time to think about what will happen when you return to offline life - including planned Erasmus+ trips and other mobility. Students' trips abroad can be planned and implemented in cases where this is possible both on the part of the Czech Republic and on the part of the country where the given mobility is to take place, And the situation is changing dynamically. The good news is that change is for the better!

  • International workshop CEFRES


Life at InstituteAbout institute


    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!