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WELCOME TO CHARLES

UNIVERSITY IN PRAGUE
FACULTY OF SOCIAL
SCIENCES (FSV UK)

Charles University in Prague


the most prestigious Czech university established
in 1348
ranked #3 in Central and Eastern Europe according
to the recent Academic Ranking of World
Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
ranked in top1,5 % universities worldwide
more than 50 000 students of diverse fields
ranging from medicine to theology
17 faculties

Charles University in Prague


Prague
Czech capital of 1.2 mil. inhabitants
over 1100 years of cultural and architectural
heritage (protected by UNESCO)
one of the most attractive and most visited cities in
Europe
Infrastructure
numerous sports and cultural facilities
well-connected with a large international airport
dense public transport network
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Faculty of Social Sciences


Faculty of Social Sciences second youngest faculty
of Charles University
25 years old, founded in 1990
total 4000 students, out of which 700 international
students
highest international mobility participation rates of all
faculties at Charles University
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International mobility at Charles University

Faculty of Social Sciences


Five Institutes:
Institute of Communication Studies and Journalism
Institute of Economic Studies
Institute of International Studies
Institute of Political Studies
Institute of Sociology
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Faculty of Social Sciences


classes in four buildings

Opletalova
Hollar
Jinonice
Rytsk 31 (only classes in West European Studies)

OPLETALOVA

HOLLAR

JINONICE

Department of European Studies

RYTSK 31

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Faculty of Social Sciences

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International Office at FSV UK


located at Hollar building
Beta Tomekov incoming students
Erasmus coordinator
email: incoming@fsv.cuni.cz
tel.: (420) 222 112 273
email conference of the International Office you will
be informed about changes of class times, additional
classes, building closures, public holidays announcements,
etc.

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International Office at FSV UK


Office hours
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday

13.30 - 16.30
9.00 11.00
13.30 15.30
closed all day
9.00 11.00

PLEASE, COME DURING OFFICE HOURS


Outside office hours by prior appointment only
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GETTING STARTED AT
FSV UK

Site Visits + Registration


Plan for this week (February 8-14)
Registration Monday (bilateral, interfaculty agreements, CEEPUS)
Registration Tuesday (Erasmus students)
- groups of 20 Students (please find your name on the list)
- bring your passport/official ID!

Site visits organized by the International Club of


Charles University
10am and 10.45am in Jinonice building Thursday February 11th

Please Book in Advance online: http://www.ic-cuni.cz/


Social Program with International Club
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University ID Card

Free of charge
Replacement
200 CZK

190 CZK,
Replacement
390 CZK

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University ID Card

Put the number under the photo


into the field on your coupon

Always carry your


coupon with your card
in the plastic wallet
otherwise invalid
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Getting Around
Public Transport
Libraries
Computers and Passwords
Using Notebooks
Printing

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Getting Around
Public Transport
- Students under 26 cut-price travel passes
- Students above 26 Opencard
- Ticket inspection

Libraries
Computers and Passwords
Using Notebooks
Printing

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Getting Around
Public Transport
Libraries - Hollar, Opletalova and Jinonice
- registration free of charge
- use of other libraries of Charles University faculties
- in-house and outside loans
- other libraries in Prague (Czech Academy of
Sciences, Prague Municipal Library, National
Library in the Klementinum)

Computers and Passwords


Using Notebooks
Printing

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Getting Around
Public Transport
Libraries
Computers and Passwords
- Change your password (within 5 days) at http://www.ldap.cuni.cz
- CAS (Charles University Authentication Service)
- online registration system SIS (Student Information System)

Using Notebooks
Printing
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Getting Around
Public Transport
Libraries
Computers and Passwords
Using Notebooks 2 Wi-Fi Networks Available
- free access - FSV OPEN
- Eduroam - http://uvt.cuni.cz/UVTENG-20.html

- you need a password first


Printing

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Getting Around

Public Transport
Libraries
Computers and Passwords
Using Notebooks

Printing
- printers available in all computer labs and libraries
- small charge for printing

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Getting Started
Czech Language Courses
Registration for Classes
Class Codes and Location of Classes
Exams
Transcript of Records
Study Regulations, Plagiarism
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Getting Started
Czech Language Courses

classes from beginner to upper intermediate level


JLB100 to JLB102 in Student Information System (SIS)
questions - send e-mail to frantesova@fsv.cuni.cz
cost 4800 CZK payable at Cash desk in Hollar (room No.7)
(deadline February 29, 2016)

Registration for Classes


Class Codes and Location of Classes
Exams
Transcript of Records
Study Regulations, Plagiarism
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Getting Started
Czech Language Courses
Registration for classes
Online SIS (Student Information System)
https://is.cuni.cz/studium
Opened from Wednesday 10 February, 10am until Monday
29 February, 2pm
minimum 3 Classes maximum 6 classes/30 ECTS
Bachelor vs Master level courses

Class Codes and Location of Classes


Exams
Transcript of Records
Study Regulations, Plagiarism

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Getting Started
Czech Language Courses
Registration for Classes
Class Codes and Class Location
- e.g. JLB100 J = FSV UK, L = Language, B = Bachelor
- Click on Course => Schedule => O601 or J3015
O = Opletalova, J = Jinonice, H = Hollar + Room No.

Exams
Transcript of Records
Study Regulations, Plagiarism
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Getting Started
Czech Language Courses
Registration for Classes
Class Codes and Location of Classes
Exams
- registration online through SIS (Student Information System)
- graded and non-graded classes (credit only)
- grading system
http://intraneteng.fsv.cuni.cz/FSVINTEN-105-version1updated_interpretation_of_regu.pdf

Transcript of Records
Study Regulations, Plagiarism
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Getting Started

Czech Language Courses


Registration for Classes
Class Codes and Location of Classes
Exams

Transcript of Records
- lists subjects and grades
- provided upon request (not automatically)
- exams at other Charles University faculties

Study Regulations, Plagiarism


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Getting Started

Czech Language Courses


Registering for Classes
Class Codes and Location of Classes
Exams
Transcript of Records

Study Regulations, Plagiarism


- rules and regulations available on our Website - Intranet
http://intraneteng.fsv.cuni.cz/FSVINTEN-20.html
- always acknowledge your sources!
- punishment failing the class, disciplinary hearing, report to the
home university
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Getting Settled
Immigration Police - all students are obliged to register with the
Immigration Office
EU/EFTA - within 30 days of arrival
Non-EU citizens - within 3 days of arrival

Security
Prague is relatively safe but beware of petty theft and pickpockets
Prague taxi drivers are not known for their honesty

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Summary
make sure you know when and where to come for registration
bring your passport or some other ID with you
bring papers you need to confirm for your home university
read your e-mails only way for us how to reach you quickly
share the information from our e-mails with your colleagues
who have no internet access for now
if you change your address please let us know immediately

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Thank you for your


attention!
Questions?