Mikulčice, Czech Republic

Summer School of Archaeology in Mikulčice / 1

when 14 July 2019 - 27 July 2019
language Czech
duration 2 weeks
fee EUR 50

The primary objective of the activity is to support the international reach of archaeological research in Mikulčice and to deepen the cooperation of the research base with foreign students of archaeology and their university departments. The “Summer School of Archaeology in Mikulčice” will take the form of archaeological professional practice for students of archaeology from foreign and domestic universities and junior researchers (doctoral students and post-doctoral researchers) at the Slavonic fortified settlement in Mikulčice. The students and doctoral students will learn about the site in detail, they will participate in field research on the site every day for two weeks and also in the post-excavation processing (eg flotation of botanical macro-residues).

There are two sessions of 2019 Summer School:
1st session: 14 July – 27 July 2019, number of participants: 8
2nd session: 28 July – 10 August 2019, number of participants: 8

Target group

Masters students, doctoral students and post-doctoral researchers and junior researchers of archaeology, history, anthropology, art history and related disciplines.

Course aim

In 2019, archaeological research will be carried out on a fortified settlement behind the Great Moravian fortifications from the 9th century, which was researched in 2018.

Fee info

EUR 50: Summer school participants will pay a refundable deposit of EUR 50 with a binding application. Participants do not pay any participation fee.

Deposit payment details:
IBAN: CZ64 0300 0000 0002 4060 2780
Variable symbol: 510013
Message to the recipient: name and surname


All participants from countries other than the Czech Republic must have individual insurance for their stay abroad. The scholarship includes dinner and accommodation at the archaeological base in Mikulčice (double rooms with boarding-school-type sanitary