Erasmus+ Partner Universities in Czech Republic This page shows our Erasmus partner universities in Czech Republic. Mendel University in Brno Mendel University in Brno (MENDELU) is a public institution with a long tradition of excellence in teaching and research that has driven new ways of thinking since 1919 and proudly bears the name of Gregor Johann Mendel, the founder of modern genetics. MENDELU offers many highly specialized fields of study, some of which are unique in the Czech Republic – for example, viticulture or furniture design and production. In addition to the campus and dormitories, the school also includes places where students can do internships, expand their knowledge, and conduct research – these include extensive university forests, fields, gardens, an arboretum, and vineyards. Palacký University Olomouc Palacký University Olomouc is a university with long-standing tradition. Founded in the 16th century, it is the oldest university in Moravia and the second-oldest university in the Czech Republic. Today it is a modern higher education facility with a wide range of study programmes and copious scientific and research activities. In 2020, 21,824 students studied in 840 accredited study programmes at eight faculties. The university also provides exchange programmes and lifelong learning programmes. Palacký University Olomouc is one of the very top Czech universities, and ranks among the best universities in the world, according to international rankings. Czech University of Life Sciences Prague The Czech University of Life Sciences Prague (CZU) celebrated its 115th anniversary in 2021. Currently, the university has more than 18 000 students, 6 Faculties and 1 Institute. CZU offers over 170 accredited study programmes at BSc, MSc and PhD levels (of which the language of instruction is English in 9 BSc, 20 MSc and 18 PhD programmes!). On its campus on the outskirts of Prague, CZU is proud of many green technologies that mitigate adverse impacts on the environment and contribute to a better climate. Because of these efforts, CZU has the most sustainable campus in Czechia.