Information for ATHENS incoming students to Prague (March 2022)

Arrival date:           Saturday , March 12, morning

Departure date:     Saturday, March 19, morning

 

Starting time and place of ATHENS week:

Saturday March 12, 13:30 – Welcome Meeting at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, CTU in Prague
location: CTU in Prague, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Technická 2, Prague 6 – Dejvice, meeting place in front of the building (for late-comers: room 209)

During the orientation meeting you will have to pay 1000 CZK (app. 40 EUR) in cash for the European Dimension Activities. We only accept payments in Czech crowns.

Exchange rate: 1 EUR = approx. 25,2 CZK

 

IMPORTANT! Entry to the Czech Republic:

Arrivals from EU countries:

All persons traveling to the territory of the Czech Republic from EU countries are required to:

1, complete Public Health Passenger Locator Form before the start of the transportation: https://plf.uzis.cz/

2, have the vaccination against Covid-19, or recovery from Covid-19, or negative PCR or RAT before the travel

You will find more detailed information at: https://www.mvcr.cz/mvcren/article/coronavirus-information-of-moi.aspx. Please inform yourself about the Covid 19 travel requirements for your country of residence and for your chosen travel arrangements.

It is required to wear a respirator (class FFP2 / KN 95) in the indoor establishments. Please make sure to bring enough respirators with you.

 

European dimension activities:

  • Saturday, March 12, 14:15 – Prague guided walk (4hours)
    meeting point: CTU in Prague, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Technická 2, Prague 6 – Dejvice
  • Sunday, March 13, 13:15 – Prague Discovery Game, unusual sightseeing in a form of a special GAME for groups which ends by a dinner at a secret place – organized by CTU students.
    meeting point – CTU in Prague, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Technická 2,
    Prague 6 – Dejvice
  • Wednesday, March 16, 15:15 – Visit to the National Technical Museum
    location: Kostelní 42, Prague 7
  • Friday, March 18, 17:00 – Farewell Dinner
    location: CTU Rectorate, Jugoslavskych partyzanu 1580, Prague 6, Respirium ball room

 

Courses start on Monday March 14, 2022

More information about individual courses:

CTU02        Application of Ionizing Radiation

Course starts: Monday, March 14 at  9:00 AM
Location: CTU, Faculty of Faculty of Nuclear Sciences, Trojanova 13, Prague 2 – meeting point at the main entrance

 

CTU03        Text Searching Algorithms

Course starts: Monday, March 14 at  9:00 AM
Location: CTU, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Thákurova 7, Prague 6 – meeting point at the main entrance (classes at building A, TH:A-1455, 14th floor)

 

CTU08        Game Theory

Course starts: Monday, March 14 at  12:15 PM
Location: CTU, Faculty of Transportation Sciences, Na Florenci 25, Prague 1, Room: F114 (first floor)

 

CTU10         PC Based DAQ in Fluid Dynamics and Thermodynamics

Course starts: Monday, March 14 at 9:00 AM
Location: CTU, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Technická 4, Prague 6 – meeting point at the main entrance

 

CTU12         Introduction to the Management of Industrial Companies

Course starts: Monday, March 14 at 9:00 AM
Location: CTU, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Karlovo náměstí 13, Prague 2 – Nové Město – meeting point at the main entrance
GPS: N 50°4.57435′; E 14°25.13890′

 

CTU13         Company Crisis

Course starts: Monday, March 14 at 9:00 AM
Location: CTU, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Karlovo náměstí 13, Prague 2 – Nové Město – meeting point at the main entrance
GPS: N 50°4.57435′; E 14°25.13890′

 

CTU19         Introduction to Vibrational Spectroscopy

Course starts: Monday, March 14 at 8:50 AM
Location: University of Chemistry and Technology, Technicka 5, Prague 6, building A – meeting point at the main entrance

 

CTU22         Geometrical Aspects of Spectral Theory

Course starts: Monday, March 14 at 9:00 AM
Location: CTU, Faculty of Nuclear Sciences, Trojanova 13, Prague 2 – meeting point at the main entrance

 

CTU24         Prague Urban Palimpsest

Course starts: Monday, March 14 at 9:00 AM
Location: CTU, Faculty of Architecture, Thákurova 9, Prague 6 – Dejvice – meeting point at the main entrance

 

You can watch a video from Athens courses at CTU in November 2021 here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MhXAPUWR0X0

 

Accommodation:

Here are some tips for student accommodation in Prague:

Hotel VSE: https://www.hotelvse.cz/en/

A Plus Hostel: https://www.aplus-hostel.cz/

Masarykova kolej: https://www.masarykovakolej.cz/en/hotel

Novoměstský hotel: https://www.novomestskyhotel.cz/en/home

If you want to get in touch with other students signed up for the courses at Prague to coordinate accommodation, we invite you to joint this (students only) WhatApp group:

https://chat.whatsapp.com/Ixo6qqoN2xmJ9L7TBc1rX3

 

Contact:

Emergency contacts:

You have two buddies, CTU students, who are available to assist and help you in cases of need:

  • Kamila Houšková, houskkam@fel.cvut.cz, tel.: +420 739 116 940
  • Anna Vondráčková, ann.vondr@gmail.com, tel.: +420 777 878 391

Please make sure to contact them if you get to some emergency situation.

Athens Coordinator:

 

Czech Republic Emergency Line: 112 (they speak English)



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