Institute of Comparative Linguistics

National Network
Czech Republic

Celetna 20, 116 38 Prague 1, CZ

+420 224491416
Mobile Phone
+420 604360759
Organisation Type
Public Institution
Year of Establishment
Fields of Activity
  1. Arts
  2. Heritage
  3. International/Cultural relations
  4. Research
General Information
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.
Mission and Objectives

Educational and research
Indo-European and Semitic linguistics, Arabic comparative and corpus linguistics, Hittite, Old Persian.
Cuneiform studies.

Main Projects / Activities

2000-2004 Participation on a Scientific Research
Program (MSM 112100002),
2005-2011 Participation on a Scientific Research Program
(MSM 0021620823

Contact (1) Full Name
Ass.Prof. Dr. Petr Zemánek, CSc.
Head of the organisation
Ass.Prof. Dr. Petr Zemánek, CSc.