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Czech Republic

Edgewood Masaryk University Exchange Program

Term To Study: Fall 2016
Application Deadline: Jan 22, 2016
Program Category: One-Country
Program Type: Exchange
Link 1: Click HERE for Masaryk International Student website
Link 2: Course Information
Program Locations: Brno
Contact Phone: 608-663-2285
Contact Name: Edgewood Study Abroad Advisor, Hannah Lloyd
Contact Email: hlloyd@edgewood.edu
What is Included: Students pay tuition, room, board plus exchange student fee of $150 to Edgewood College. Edgewood College financial aid packages are transferable.
What is not Included: - Passport
- Entry visa
- Airfare
- Local transportation
- Personal travel and leisure activities
Estimated Costs: Additional REQUIRED costs to be paid to Masaryk University:
- Housing deposit
- On-site orientation fee
- Bus pass
Program Description

Study abroad in the Czech Republic! Brno is a city known for its fascinating architecture, the rich, multi-ethnic culture that has shaped the history of the region, and the natural beauty of the surrounding countryside. Student life is vibrant in a city that is home to six universities, including Masaryk University.

ELIGIBILITY:
Students must have a 3.0 GPA at the time of application and must have at least 2nd semester sophomore standing during the study abroad term.

COURSES:
Central European Studies Program (CESP): CESP brings together a stimulating mix of students from the United States and all parts of Europe. Courses include studies of the social, economic, political and cultural transformations that have shaped Central Europe and the Czech Republic in particular at the end of the 20th century and the changes facing this region at the beginning of the 21st century. All courses are taught in English.

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT CLUB:
Do not be fooled! The International Club at Masaryk University is a large organization offering international students a wide variety of excursions, weekend trips, sporting events, Czech language courses, a personal Czech tutor (your tutor picks you up from the airport!), cultural events, discounted resources for regional travel, ...and much more!

HOUSING:
Students will live in double occupancy rooms with bathroom and mini-kitchenette (fridge, sink and double hotplate). A refundable housing deposit, paid at the beginning of the stay, is REQUIRED*subject to change.

Quick Facts

Population: 10177300
Capital: Prague
Per-capita GDP: $ 27400
Size: 78867 km2
Time Zone: (GMT + 01:00 hour) Brussels, Copenhagen, Madrid, Paris

US State Department

Travel Warning: NO

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Edgewood College Center for Global Education Study Abroad Portal