Charles University

Charles University, known also as Charles University in Prague ( (UK); ; ) or historically as the University of Prague (), is the oldest and largest university in the Czech Republic. It is one of the oldest universities in Europe in continuous operation. Today, the university consists of 17 faculties located in Prague, Hradec Králové and Pilsen. Its academic publishing house is Karolinum Press. The university also operates several museums and two botanical gardens.

Its seal shows its protector Emperor Charles IV, with his coats of arms as King of the Romans and King of Bohemia, kneeling in front of Saint Wenceslas, the patron saint of Bohemia. It is surrounded by the inscription, ''Sigillum Universitatis Scolarium Studii Pragensis'' (). Provided by Wikipedia
Published 2009
by Pafko, Pavel, 1940-
Published 2008