About Jan Evangelista Purkyně University in Ústí nad Labem
Jan Evangelista Purkyně University in Ústí nad Labem which is also known as UJEP is a public university in the Czech Republic established in 1991. The university was named after a famous Czech scientist called Jan Evangelista Purkyně. In 1954, the Pedagogical School was founded and later in 1964 it was changed to the Faculty of Education. In 1991, it was officially made a university under the Act No.314/1991 of the Czech National Council. Currently, UJEP has a student population of over 10,000 studying variety of subjects.