Overview

Prague University of Economics and Business

City: Prague
Language of instruction: English, French, German
  • Located in Prague- the political, cultural, and economic center of the Czech state for over 1100 years
  • 20,000 students
  • Most prestigious institution in the Czech Republic for economics and business education
  • 5 faculties located in the center of Prague – Finance and Accounting, International Relations, Business Administration, Informatics and Statistics and Economics
  • Faculty of Management located in the town of Jindřichův Hradec

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Partner university's areas of study

Commerce (UBCV)

Notes on Language of Instruction

  • All courses taught in English

ELIGIBILITY AND TIMING

Terms offered

Term 1Term 2Full year Term 1 + 2 (UBC Term 1 start)

Who can go?

  • Open to COMM (UBCV) only

Term dates

  • Fall semester: Mid September to late December
  • Spring semester: Early February to late June

Timing

Courses + Transfer Credits

Credits

Course equivalency formula

  • ECTS credits divided by 2 = UBC credits
     

Passing grade

3 (Good)

Grading scheme

  • 1 (Excellent), 100-190
  • 2 (Very good), 75-89
  • 3 (Good), 60-74
  • 4+ (Fail with the possibility of repeated attempt), 50-59
  • 4 (Fail), 49 or less

Credit transfer process

The transfer credit process takes approximately 16 weeks following each submission deadline. You should allow sufficient time to meet important deadlines that may affect you (e.g. application for graduation, registration in courses that require prerequisites that you took on exchange, entry to a major/honours program, etc.)

For more information about Go Global transfer credit

Course Information

* Students who have special requirements or require academic accommodation should contact a Go Global advisor regarding their needs at least six weeks prior to the application deadline.

Type of Go Global Experiences

Exchange (pay UBC tuition)

Course information and restrictions

  • Limited course availability in social sciences
  • When researching courses, ensure they are available in the semester for which you are applying

Full course load information

  • Minimum: 15 ECTS. Recommended: 30 ECTS

Partner Course Information

Transfer credits and equivalent courses at this university

Check out the courses that students have successfully transferred back in the last 3 years. If you don't see a course you need listed, it simply means you need to submit the course to be evaluated through the Transfer Credit Portal while on exchange.

* Areas of study at partner universities are subject to change. This list is to be used as a general guideline and is not exhaustive; research the partners' websites for additional course information.

UBC Vancouver

Arts
UBC course: ARTS 1st
Title: Basic Czech for foreigners (A1)
Partner course code: 2RU 135
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-11-20
UBC course: ARTS 1st
Title: Conflict Resolution Simulations in English
Partner course code: 2PL395
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-06-27
UBC course: ARTS 1st
Title: Elementary Czech for Foreigners (A2)
Partner course code: 2RU131
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2019-11-06
UBC course: ARTS 2nd
Title: Understanding the International Economic Order - in English
Partner course code: 2SE324
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-06-22
UBC course: ARTS 3rd
Title: Drugs and Economics
Partner course code: 5IE375
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2019-04-16
UBC course: ECON 1st
Title: World Economy - for exchange students
Partner course code: ECON 2SE272
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-12-19
UBC course: ECON 371
Title: Introduction to Environmental Economics and Policy
Partner course code: 2ZP301
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-06-19
UBC course: ECON 371
Title: Introduction to Environmental Economics and Policy
Partner course code: 2ZP301
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-06-19
UBC course: ECON 3rd
Title: Public Economics
Partner course code: 5EN759
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-12-08
UBC course: ECON 3rd
Title: Introduction to Game Theory
Partner course code: 5EN254
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-12-08
UBC course: Econ 421
Title: Game Theory and Auctions
Partner course code: 5IE458
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2020-06-22
UBC course: Econ 421
Title: Game Theory and Auctions
Partner course code: 5IE 458
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2020-06-22
UBC course: GEOG 2nd
Title: Globalization and Its Economic and Social Aspects
Partner course code: 3MA643
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-12-08
UBC course: GEOG 3rd
Title: Multicriterial analysis in quality of living and recreation
Partner course code: 2ZP412
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-05-09
UBC course: GEOG 3rd
Title: Multicriterial analysis in quality of living and recreation
Partner course code: 2ZP412
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-05-10
UBC course: GEOG 3rd
Title: Economic Geography of the Balkans
Partner course code: 5IE363
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-05-25
UBC course: HIST 3rd
Title: Economic and Political History of Europe in the 20th Century (1918-1991)
Partner course code: 5HD450
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-11-28
UBC course: HIST 3rd
Title: From Kafka to Havel: Introduction into the History and Culture of Czech Lands
Partner course code: 5HD 280
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-12-05
UBC course: HIST 3rd
Title: EUROPEAN CULTURAL HISTORY AND ITS IMPACT ON CENTRAL EUROPE
Partner course code: IP 360
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-11-28
UBC course: HIST 3rd
Title: History of Latin America after 1945
Partner course code: 5HD375
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-08-09
UBC course: HIST 3rd
Title: From Empire to Twenty-First Century Britain: Economic and Political Development of Great Britain
Partner course code: 5HD391
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-12-05
UBC course: HIST 3rd
Title: Economic and Political History of Europe in the 20th Century (1918-1991)
Partner course code: 5HD391
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-11-28
UBC course: PHIL 2nd
Title: Introduction to Philosophy
Partner course code: 5FI771
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-12-18
UBC course: POLI 3rd
Title: China and Taiwan's Foreign Economic Relations
Partner course code: 2MO342
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-02-23
UBC course: POLI 3rd
Title: European Security and International Institutions
Partner course code: IP 318
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-05-27
UBC course: POLI 3rd
Title: European Politics in Comparative Perspective - in English
Partner course code: POLI 2PL223
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-12-04
UBC course: POLI 3rd
Title: Model United Nations
Partner course code: 2SM308
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-06-02
UBC course: POLI 3rd
Title: Model United Nations
Partner course code: 2SM308
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-06-02
UBC course: POLI 3rd
Title: Sociology of International Relations - in English
Partner course code: 2SM427
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-12-04
UBC course: SOCI 3rd
Title: Civil Society and Public Sphere in Europe
Partner course code: 2PL397
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-12-15
UBC course: SOCI 3rd
Title: Sociology of International Relations
Partner course code: 2SM427
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-06-27
Commerce
UBC course: COMM 377
Title: International Financial Management (in English)
Partner course code: 1MT357
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2020-05-20
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Sociology of Virtual Organization
Partner course code: 3PS625
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-01-02
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Business in Russia
Partner course code: 2MO332
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-10-24
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Doing business on Russian market - in English
Partner course code: 2MO647
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2018-02-13
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Business Strategies for the Base of the Pyrami
Partner course code: 2OP332
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-10-24
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Entrepreneurship
Partner course code: IP 316
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-09-08
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: International Marketing Communications with the Emphasis on Central Europe
Partner course code: IP 347
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2016-09-08
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Quality of Working Life
Partner course code: 3PA 668
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-10-25
UBC course: COMM 3rd
Title: Strategic Tourism Marketing
Partner course code: 6EITM2
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2019-10-22
UBC course: COMM 491
Title: Foundations of Business Strategy
Partner course code: 3SG205
Language of instruction: English
Evaluated date: 2017-01-12
Tuition, Fees and Awards

Exchange tuition

  • 15 credits or equivalent full-time program fee per term, paid to UBC
  • Some exceptions may apply

Scholarships + awards

The Go Global award $1000

All students accepted to Go Global for Exchange, Research Abroad, or Study Abroad programs are automatically considered for this award. If you meet the eligibility criteria, you'll be notified of your award after you're accepted to Go Global and after you get nominated to apply to the partner university.

Additional awards

Students who are eligible for awards may receive one UBC or UBC-affiliated international learning award. If you're eligible, you are always offered the highest-value award. Unless stated otherwise, you need to meet eligibility criteria set out by the University Senate regarding awards.

Check out international learning awards and eligibility.

Information for US students

If you are a student from the United States, please check the US Department of Education Lookup Tool to ensure that any partner institution you wish to attend on Exchange is Title IV ‘eligible’ for Federal Student Aid for the year in which you intend to study there. For institutions outside of the US, select “Foreign Country” from the “State” dropdown menu.

If you attend an eligible institution, then you may receive Title IV federal student loans while on Exchange.

If you attend an ineligible institution:

  • You will not be eligible for US federal student loans,
  • You may invalidate any US student aid you have previously received for your studies at UBC,
  • You may be required to immediately begin repaying your US student loans, and
  • You may not be eligible for any future US student aid for the remainder of your studies at UBC.
Housing

Types of accommodation available

Off-campusOn-campus

Housing notes

  • Students can apply for accommodation in the university dormitory, located 20 minutes from the university and city center by train
  • Due to capacity limits, it is not possible to get a single room

Information on Accommodation

How to applyBack to UBCO