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Spring Study Abroad Program with Volunteer Option in Prague

Program Duration

9-12 Weeks




February - May

Degree Level



- Must be at least a university sophomore (2nd year student)
- G.P.A. (grade point average) must be at least a 3.0 (students with a 2.70 -2.99 may still apply, but must submit a grade explanation along with the application materials)
- Must be fluent in English (Non-native English speakers are required to submit a recent (not more than two years old) Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) score. A minimum score of 550 PBT / 213 CBT / 79-80 IBT is required for admission. Other certifications may be accepted upon review

Minimum Education

High School


  • Czech

Languages Used as a Medium of Teaching

  • English
  • Czech

Subject Areas

  • Accounting
  • Arts
  • Business
  • Communications
  • Economics
  • Film
  • Foreign Language
  • Hospitality
  • Humanities
  • International Relations
  • Languages & Linguistics
  • Literature
  • Philosophy
  • Psychology
  • Public Management

Cost in US$:


Cost Includes:

  • Excursions
  • Language instruction
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • In-country staff support
  • Registration fees

Program Fees Include:

- Course tuition (up to 7 courses)
- Visa assistance and study documents
- Airport assistance and transport (to the Komenskeho dormitory only) on the official arrival day
- 24-hour telephone emergency assistance provided by ECES staff
- Permanent dormitory assistance provided by the Residential and Cultural Coordinator
Charles University student ID card, which guarantees a discounted price for public transport pass and access to university facilities
- Welcome and closing ceremony
- Two excursions during orientation (includes transport, guide, and entrance fees)
- Czech Intensive course textbook
- Field trips and museum visits included in the class syllabi
- Option to participate in faculty-led ECES weekend excursions (reduced cost)
- University and dormitory orientation including walking tours around Prague
- Access to computer labs and libraries
- One official transcript sent by priority mail

Credit Available


Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Childcare & Children

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Dormitory

Participants Travel


Application Process Involves

  • Transcript
  • Online Application