The Institute of Comparative Linguistics is a department of the Faculty of Arts, one of 17 faculties of The Charles University.
It is financed through the Czech government (via Ministry of Education) and also from research grants. The department was established in 1994.The department regularly organises workshops, seminars and conferences, has teaching commitments, is involved in the academic exchange and has a number of especially academic (mostly at other European universities), but also governmental and non governmental partners.
Educational and research
Indo-European and Semitic linguistics, Arabic comparative and corpus linguistics, Hittite, Old Persian.
2000-2004 Participation on a Scientific Research
Program (MSM 112100002),
2005-2011 Participation on a Scientific Research Program