Newsletter September 2022

Tandem Languages Course at Charles University



It is time for the second edition of the EPS newsletter. We are glad you like it. Thank you for your valuable feedback and suggestions. 
Do you have any hints, ideas or tips for interesting events, calls, books, films, podcasts etc.? Keep sending your contributions to We are looking forward to hearing from you. 


Tandem Languages Course at Charles University

Students who would like to practice a foreign language with their peers might attend the tandem language course where students of two different languages work with a partner and help each other achieve a specific language goal. Students teaching the target language must be native speakers of that language. The main language for communication is English. Study the information carefully in SIS (study system of Charles University, course code JLB115), and contact us at

Interested? Then register as a possible tandem partner through the registration form


PhD scholarships at the University of Milan

The University of Milan offers four PhD scholarships in IT Law. PhD candidates will spend twelve months at the University of Milan, eighteen months in the company, and six months abroad. Students will work on exciting topics such as predictive compliance, cybersecurity, legal tech and AI, the future of legal databases, profiling, glocalization, also in relation to GDPR. The final title will be a PhD at the University of Milan.

The deadline for scholarship applications is early September. See details of the call here.


#1: Campus tour for new students 

Are you coming to Charles University and Prague for the first time? Do not worry. We organise a campus tour of the Faculty of Social Sciences where our first-year students spend the winter semester. Join us either on September 21 at 2 PM or September 22 at 10 AM. 

Details in the registration form.

#2:  Prague natural parks trips

Are you in Prague during September? If so, do not miss two trips to discover the capital of the Czech Republic. Prague is not only the Castle and Charles Bridge but also one of the world´s greenest cities. Let´s discover two natural parks with us and meet your fellows  – Prokopské údolí on September 14 and Šárka on September 19.


See more details and the registration form here. Please note that the event is canceled if less than 10 students are registered. 

Yes, this is really in Prague!


#1:  Best Thesis Award

There is still time to send your application! See the conditions and apply by September 20.

#2:  Winter semester in Barcelona, Krakow, and Prague

The winter (semester) is coming to Barcelona, Krakow, and Prague! The academic year at the University of Pompeu Fabra starts on September 20 at Jagiellonian and Charles University on October 3. 

#3:  Enrolment of the first-year students in Prague

First-year students start their studies with an enrollment session on September 21 at 9:00 in the Hollar building of Charles University (Smetanovo nabrezi 6, Prague 1).

READING TIP: The Cathedral of the Sea (author: Ildefonso Falcones)

Cannot wait to get to Barcelona? You might become absorbed in reading a thrilling historical novel recommended by the EPS coordinator at UPF – Mercedes García. 



I graduated in the summer of 2022. When do I receive my diploma?
Issuing the joint diploma takes a few months. Therefore, it will be ready for the graduation ceremony at Charles University in spring 2023, or you might ask to send it via DHL to your destination (the expected time of the delivery is January-February 2023).