Study in Prague, Czech Republic
Prague is a living museum and possesses architectural preservation like no other place in the world. It has risen to make an extraordinary name for itself after the fall of the Iron Curtain and welcomes you to discover its captivating, everyday wonders. This unaltered city is full of famous theatres and opera houses, open parks with political protest history, and centuries-old buildings converted into late-night discothèques
While you study abroad in Prague, you can learn Czech and take a wide variety of classes in English. During your free time, explore any number of the beautiful, interesting, or delicious sites around the city.
Charles University was founded in 1348 by Charles IV (Holy Roman Emperor and King of Bohemia). The History, Culture & Politics program at Charles University offers courses such as history, cinema, political science, business, and art, among others. Courses are taught in English by host university faculty. The University ranks in the upper 1.5 percent of the world's best universities.
University of Economics Prague was founded in 1919 and has evolved into the leading university in the field of management and economics in the Czech Republic. The International Business & Economics program offers courses such as global business, international relations, marketing, finance, and more.
This program counts for the UMD Liberal Education Global Perspectives Requirement
Semester Program Costs
Cosponsor Program Cost
Find it on their website
UMD Study Abroad Fee
UMD Internet Access Fee
Subtract the Cosponsor Discount
ESTIMATED NET COST
= EST. TOTAL COST
- View detailed information regarding calculating program costs.
- Compare this program cost to UMD's cost of attendance for an academic year.
- If you do not see a cost estimate for the semester/term you intend to go abroad, the cost has not yet been determined. Please note cost estimates and fees may change depending on international economic factors. UMD Study Abroad delays the posting of final fees until enrollments, inflation, and exchange rates are determined in order to provide students with the most accurate pricing. We strive to post final fees by October 1 for Spring programs, March 1 for May/Summer programs, and May 1 for Fall and Academic year programs.
Consult with One Stop to see how financial aid can apply to study abroad
- Receive guidance about all things money related
- Ask for estimates and budget samples
- Learn when and how financial aid is disbursed
- Ask about other scholarship opportunities & loan info
Plan your budget
Download this Study Abroad Budget Planning Form to estimate costs. Create duplicates to compare this program with others.
- Get a passport. It takes 6 weeks to receive your passport. Make sure your passport expiration date lasts at least 6 months after your program ends
- Learn about visa requirements on the cosponsor (or UMTC) web page
- Roundtrip airfare should only be purchased after official acceptance from the foreign university
How to Apply
A $50 non-refundable application fee will be billed to your One Stop account upon submission of your online application. Provide the following program info when you apply:
Center Name: UMD Study Abroad
Education Abroad Term: Fall/Spring. If going for a year you must apply to each semester and the UMD app fee will be waived. Contact our study abroad coordinator with questions.
Country: Czech Republic
Program Name: Cosponsored Prague, Czech Republic (select your track if applicable)
After you apply
- You will receive an email confirmation with a link to your application checklist
- Follow instructions for submitting your checklist items on time
- Your UMD study abroad program coordinator will review your application and monitor the progress of your checklist
- Your program coordinator (or short-term program leader) will confirm your acceptance
- Once accepted, you must complete a confirmation checklist to confirm your participation
- Once we receive your confirmation, your account will be billed
If you decide to cancel, you must login to the application system and submit a “Cancel Request.”
UMD Study Abroad Contact
Contact Jerolyn Bruns, the Study Abroad Program Coordinator for any questions about this program.
International Studies Abroad (ISA) is an affiliate program provider that we have partnered with to cosponsor study abroad programs in locations all over the globe. If you participate in this program, your grades abroad will factor into your UMD GPA, you’ll receive resident credit and your course grades will appear on your transcript.
UMD Study Abroad
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