Study Abroad in Prague, Czech Republic

Study Abroad in Prague: Fees

Session/Term Fee
East and Central European Studies Program (ECES), Fall or Spring Semester (with meal allowance) $13,495
East and Central European Studies Program (ECES), Fall or Spring Semester (without meal allowance) $12,695
International Internship Program, Fall or Spring Semester (with meal allowance) $14,295
International Internship Program, Fall or Spring Semester (without meal allowance) $13,495

Stay for a year and save $1,000
Students enrolling for a full year (two semesters) at the same campus receive an automatic fee reduction of $1,000 toward their second semester fee.

Program Fee Includes:

Pre-Departure

  • Personalized assistance from site specialists on the AIFS Admissions Team in the U.S. to help you prepare for your study abroad experience, answer questions about the academic program, provide course syllabi and assist with the student visa process
  • Pre-departure resources including online course descriptions, an information handbook and an online AIFS account to help you manage your application and pre-departure materials
  • Student networking resources allow you to connect with other students who will be going on your program, as well as AIFS alumni who can provide first-hand information and advice on what to expect

On-Site

  • Tuition up to 18 semester credits
  • Housing in a University residence hall
  • Meals meal allowance worth $800 to subsidize the cost of purchasing meals and groceries (not included for students who arrange their own accommodation)
  • Orientation including a 2-week Czech Language and Culture course
  • Excursions and day trips including a 2-day excursion to Moravia
  • Transportation pass for use on Prague’s public transportation system of Metro, buses and trams
  • Cell phone or Czech SIM card with credit to get you started
  • Cultural and social activities such as walking tours, visits to the opera, galleries and concerts and sporting events
  • Resident Director and student services support staff to help with any questions or advice you may need while in the Czech Republic
  • Orientation workshops to help you get to know your classmates better, familiarize you with the local area, advise you about living in Prague and help you adjust to the culture
  • Volunteer opportunities such as working with Czech NGOs within the local community or teaching English
  • Non-credit internships work placements can be found in various fields of interest such as advertising and PR, sales and social institutions
  • AIFS Office provides study area, computer lab, Wi-Fi and other resources
  • Libraries in addition to having use of the libraries at Charles University students have privileges at the State Library and at the Institute of International Relations
  • Comprehensive insurance and assistance package
  • 24-hour emergency telephone service allows you to reach AIFS staff at any time in an urgent situation

Upon Return

  • Official transcript issued by Charles University. One official copy will be sent to the student’s home institution on completion of the program
  • Re-entry materials and support upon return to the U.S. to help you make the transition back to life after your study abroad experience
  • Alumni network and career development opportunities on the AIFS Alumni Advocate and AIFS Alumni Ambassador Programs

Optional Components

Please note fee does not include the non-refundable $95 application fee. Students not selecting the AIFS Flight Package are responsible for arranging their own flights according to the most up-to-date itinerary.

AIFS Program with Optional Round-Trip Flights and Airport Transfers

For your convenience, AIFS will arrange your round-trip airfare (including all fuel surcharges, taxes and fees), meet you at the arrival airport(s) and provide transportation to and from the program site on scheduled arrival and departure dates.

Fall or spring semester

Flights

  • U.S. to London
  • London to Prague
  • Prague to U.S.

Airport Transfers

  • Airport to London Hotel
  • London Hotel to Airport
  • Airport to Campus
  • Campus to Airport

London Visit

  • 2-night London stopover on the way to campus

Fees by departure city

Atlanta$1,880
Boston$1,860
Buffalo$1,720
Charlotte$1,880
Chicago$1,940
Cincinnati$1,860
Columbus$1,720
Dallas$1,940
Denver$2,120
Des Moines$1,920
Detroit$1,860
Houston$2,040
Los Angeles$2,080
Miami$1,840
Minneapolis$1,860
New York/ Newark$1,800
Orlando$1,860
Philadelphia$1,780
Phoenix$1,960
Pittsburgh$1,720
Raleigh/Durham$1,840
San Francisco$1,960
Seattle$2,140
St. Louis$1,920
Washington$1,940

The optional flight package prices listed are subject to change and will be confirmed at time of invoicing. (Program fee is guaranteed.)