About us

Summer School of Slavonic Studies

Charles University, Faculty of Arts, Institute of Czech Studies

Prague 2019, 63rd session

The Summer School of Slavonic Studies (LŠSS) provides a snapshot of the current situation in Czech and Slavic studies with particular focus on Czech language, Czech history, literary theory and literary history.

Its practical language courses, optional seminars, workshops and lectures are led by teaching staff of the Charles University and researchers from the Czech Academy of Sciences.

LŠSS is intended for

  • scholars of Slavic and Czech studies;
  • postgraduate and undergraduate students of related fields;
  • everyone whose personal or working life brings them in contact with Czech language, literature, history and culture in the broadest sense; and
  • everyone who wants to spend a month in Prague full of social and cultural experiences.


DATES:  26 July – 23 August 2019

Start: Friday 26 July 2019: arrivals, registration, accommodation
Opening ceremony: Saturday 27 July 2019: opening ceremony, placement test
Beginning of classes: Monday 29 July 2019
End of classes: Thursday 22 August 2019
Closing ceremony: Thursday 22 August 2019, afternoon: handing out certificates
Participants leave: Friday 23 August 2019


VENUE: Charles University, Faculty of Arts, Prague
ORGANISER: Institute of Czech Studies



What might interest you


Information about offered courses and organized social-cultural program.


Prices of tuition and accommodation, registration and payment details.


Important data relating to the LŠSS and registration.


Application form in the online version or for download.


Detailed information on accommodation and meals.


The closest Faculty of Arts neighborhood and important buildings.