AIFS Study Abroad in Prague, Czech Republic; University of Economics: Semester or Academic Year
Spend a semester or academic year in the picturesque city of Prague, Czech Republic with AIFS! You’ll earn up to 15 credits per semester through a variety of courses studying at the University of Economics, Prague (VŠE). Courses are taught in English.
Internship and volunteer programs are available for abroad students to get involved in Prague’s community! Students abroad in Prague can partake in a 3-credit International Internship Program. Internships are arranged based on your skills, interests and abilities in a variety of fields including: production, marketing, IT and administrative assistant placements with the Prague Shakespeare Company to teaching English in a local elementary school. AIFS can also arrange volunteer and non-credit internship placements across a variety of fields and organizations in Prague.
In Prague, you’ll live in a student residence hall in a double room with another AIFS student. Single rooms are available on a limited basis for an additional fee. Meal allowances are included for students to subsidize the cost of purchasing meals and groceries.
Enjoy cultural and social activities such as guided city walks, visits to museums and cultural sites, opera, theater and ballet performances, sporting events, language events to meet and practice speaking with Czech students, and more. A 2-day trip to Moravia, the beautiful eastern region of the Czech Republic, is also included in your program.
Optional excursions include trips to: Czech Spa Town; Krakow and Auschwitz-Birkenau in Poland; Southern Bohemia, Czech Republic and Salzburg, Austria; Budapest, Hungary; and a 3-day trip to Vienna, Austria for fall semester students. A 2-night tour of London, England, is included for students on the AIFS Flight Package.