Department

The Department of Czech Language offers a wide range of study programs:

Bachelors programs (Bc. degree)
  • Czech Language and Literature* (it can be combined with another major) 
  • Czech for foreigners
Master programs (Mgr. degree)
  • Czech Language and Literature* (it can be combined with another major)*
  • Teaching Czech Language and Literature for Secondary Schools (it can be studied only in combination with another major)
  • Czech for foreigners 
Doctoral program (Ph.D. degree)
  • Czech Language

*These programs Czech language and literature are offered in conjunction with the Department of Czech Literature and Literary Criticism.


International students are mainly participating in the Erasmus exchange program – can attend Czech language courses for foreigners. We also organize the Summer School of Czech Language.


In addition to teaching, the Department’s other main activity is linguistic research. Research is carried out as part of various projects, e.g., GAČR, NAKI, and in collaboration with universities, professional associations, and other organizations in the Czech Republic and abroad. The Department’s main research activities are focused predominantly on:

  • onomastics (socioonomastics, political and literary onomastics, theory of proper names, place names research)
  • quantitative linguistics (quantitative text analysis, quantitative syntax and versology)
  • sociolinguistics (slang and argot)

Our Team
doc. Mgr. Jaroslav David, Ph.D.

doc. Mgr. Jaroslav David, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Chair

Historical Grammar, Onomastics, Academic Writing, Czech for Foreigners, Film Club

doc. Mgr. Radek Čech, Ph.D.

doc. Mgr. Radek Čech, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Vice Chair

Quantitative Linguistics, Syntax, Corpus Linguistics, Phonetics and Phonology, Academic Writing

Bc. Lenka Krahulcová

Czech Language Exams for Citizenship

Mgr. Miroslav Kubát, Ph.D.

Mgr. Miroslav Kubát, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Project Specialist, Webmaster

Quantitative Linguistics, Stylistics, Stylometry, General Linguistics

PhDr. Lucie Radková, Ph.D.

PhDr. Lucie Radková, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Admission Procedure Administrator

Sociolinguistics, Lexicology, Orthography, Didactics

Mgr. Michal Místecký, Ph.D.

Mgr. Michal Místecký, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Foreign Students (Erasmus) Coordinator

General Linguistics, Syntax, Linguistic Analysis of Literary Texts

Mgr. Tereza Klemensová, Ph.D.

Mgr. Tereza Klemensová, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Onomstics, Historical Grammar

Mgr. Kristýna Kovářová, Ph.D.

Mgr. Kristýna Kovářová, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Phonetics and Phonology, Onomastics

Mgr. Zdeňka Žédková Suchá

Mgr. Zdeňka Žédková Suchá

Lecturer, Contanct Person for Students with Special Needs

Czech for Foreigners

Mgr. Libor Magdoň

Mgr. Libor Magdoň

External Lecturer
Mgr. Zuzana Medveďová

Mgr. Zuzana Medveďová

External Lecturer
Mgr. Kateřina Pelegrinová

Doctoral Thesis: Menzerath–Altmann Law in Czech

PhDr. Zuzana Černá

PhDr. Zuzana Černá

Ph.D. student
Mgr. Marie Rupcová

Mgr. Marie Rupcová

External Lecturer

Speech-language pathology

Mgr. Agata Rupińska

Mgr. Agata Rupińska

Ph.D. student
Mgr. David Miffek

Mgr. David Miffek

Ph.D. student

Doctoral Thesis: The language situation of a modern city (illustrated with the statutory city of Most)

Mgr. Jarmila Mádrová

Mgr. Jarmila Mádrová

Ph.D. student

Doctoral Thesis: Proper names in military training areas (in the socio-onomastic perspective)

Mgr. Michaela Němcová

Mgr. Michaela Němcová

External Lecturer

Czech for foreigners