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Charles University in Prague

Czech Republic, Prague    See a map
Ovocný trh 3-5, 116 36 Praha 1, Česká republika

Overview

Charles University was founded in 1348, making it one of the oldest universities in the world. Yet it is also renowned as a modern, dynamic, cosmopolitan and prestigious institution of higher education. It is the largest and most renowned Czech university, and is also the best-rated Czech university according to international rankings. There are currently 17 faculties at the University (14 in Prague, 2 in Hradec Králové and 1 in Plzeň), plus 3 institutes, 6 other centres of teaching, research, development and other creative activities, a centre providing information services, 5 facilities serving the whole University, and the Rectorate - which is the executive management body for the whole University.

Expenses

Restaurants   Avg.   

 

Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant    4.87 $  

 

 

Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course    24.33 $  

 

 

McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)    4.87 $  

 

 

Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)    1.34 $  

 

 

Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)    1.19 $  

 

 

Water (0.33 liter bottle)    0.92 $  

 

 

Markets   Avg.     
Milk (regular), (1 liter)    0.78 $  

 

 

Bread (500g)    0.85 $  

 

 

Eggs (12)    1.51 $  

 

 

Chicken Breasts (1kg)    5.75 $  

 

 

Apples (1kg)    1.24 $  

 

 

Tomato (1kg)    1.45 $  

 

 

Potato (1kg)    0.66 $  

 

 

Water (1.5 liter bottle)    0.53 $  

 

 

Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)    4.87 $  

 

 

Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)    0.61 $  

 

 

Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro)    3.65 $  

 

 

Transportation    Avg.     
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)    0.99 $  

 

 

Monthly Pass (Regular Price)    22.30 $  

 

 

Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)    1.62 $  

 

 

Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)    1.01 $  

 

 

Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)    14.60 $  

 

 

Gasoline (1 liter)    1.34 $  

 

 

Utilities (Monthly)   Avg.     
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment    166.21 $  

 

 

1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)    0.13 $  

 

 

Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)    17.35 $    

Accommodation

1.) Accommodation at Charles University halls of residence:

Accommodation is provided in Charles University student halls of residence. Students are housed in double-occupancy rooms. Single rooms are not available. The rooms are available usually one week before the beginning of the semester/period of study, including the orientation week. 

  • The charge for 1 bed/day and length of accommodation from 30 – 90 days is approx. 4.9 USD = approx. 146 USD per month 
  • The charge for 1 bed/day and length of accommodation from 90 – 270 days is approx. 6 USD = 180 USD per month 

 

Hall of residence

Address

Phone number

Kolej Hostivař

Weilova 2

Praha 10

+420 267.215.213 (accommodation office)

 

For further information and additional housing options in other Czech cities please visit: https://www.cuni.cz/UKEN-203.html

 

2.) Private Accommodation:

 

Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 

Average:

539.90 $

Range:

405.52

608.27

Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre  380.60 $

324.41

486.62

Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre  1,012.34 $

811.03

1,216.55

Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre  644.92 $

Overview

Charles University was founded in 1348, making it one of the oldest universities in the world. Yet it is also renowned as a modern, dynamic, cosmopolitan and prestigious institution of higher education. It is the largest and most renowned Czech university, and is also the best-rated Czech university according to international rankings. There are currently 17 faculties at the University (14 in Prague, 2 in Hradec Králové and 1 in Plzeň), plus 3 institutes, 6 other centres of teaching, research, development and other creative activities, a centre providing information services, 5 facilities serving the whole University, and the Rectorate - which is the executive management body for the whole University.

Expenses

Restaurants   Avg.   

 

Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant    4.87 $  

 

 

Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course    24.33 $  

 

 

McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)    4.87 $  

 

 

Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught)    1.34 $  

 

 

Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)    1.19 $  

 

 

Water (0.33 liter bottle)    0.92 $  

 

 

Markets   Avg.     
Milk (regular), (1 liter)    0.78 $  

 

 

Bread (500g)    0.85 $  

 

 

Eggs (12)    1.51 $  

 

 

Chicken Breasts (1kg)    5.75 $  

 

 

Apples (1kg)    1.24 $  

 

 

Tomato (1kg)    1.45 $  

 

 

Potato (1kg)    0.66 $  

 

 

Water (1.5 liter bottle)    0.53 $  

 

 

Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range)    4.87 $  

 

 

Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle)    0.61 $  

 

 

Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro)    3.65 $  

 

 

Transportation    Avg.     
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)    0.99 $  

 

 

Monthly Pass (Regular Price)    22.30 $  

 

 

Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)    1.62 $  

 

 

Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff)    1.01 $  

 

 

Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)    14.60 $  

 

 

Gasoline (1 liter)    1.34 $  

 

 

Utilities (Monthly)   Avg.     
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment    166.21 $  

 

 

1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans)    0.13 $  

 

 

Internet (10 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL)    17.35 $    

Accommodation

1.) Accommodation at Charles University halls of residence:

Accommodation is provided in Charles University student halls of residence. Students are housed in double-occupancy rooms. Single rooms are not available. The rooms are available usually one week before the beginning of the semester/period of study, including the orientation week. 

  • The charge for 1 bed/day and length of accommodation from 30 – 90 days is approx. 4.9 USD = approx. 146 USD per month 
  • The charge for 1 bed/day and length of accommodation from 90 – 270 days is approx. 6 USD = 180 USD per month 

 

Hall of residence

Address

Phone number

Kolej Hostivař

Weilova 2

Praha 10

+420 267.215.213 (accommodation office)

 

For further information and additional housing options in other Czech cities please visit: https://www.cuni.cz/UKEN-203.html

 

2.) Private Accommodation:

 

Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 

Average:

539.90 $

Range:

405.52

608.27

Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre  380.60 $

324.41

486.62

Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre  1,012.34 $

811.03

1,216.55

Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre  644.92 $

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Undergraduate

BABachelor in Economics and Finance
Undergraduate, full-time
Charles University in Prague
BABachelor in General Computer Science
Undergraduate, full-time
Charles University in Prague
BABachelor in Liberal Arts and Humanities
Undergraduate, full-time
Charles University in Prague

Postgraduate

MAInternational Relations
Postgraduate, full-time
Charles University in Prague
LL.M.International Master of Law
Postgraduate, full-time
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MACorporate Strategy and Finance in Europe
Postgraduate, full-time
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MAEconomics and Finance
Postgraduate, full-time
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MAEconomy, State and Society
Postgraduate, full-time
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MAGeopolitical Studies
Postgraduate, full-time
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MAInternational Economic and Political Studies
Postgraduate, full-time
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Preparation

PREEconomics - Pre-Programme
Preparation, full-time
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PREMedicine - Pre-Programme
Preparation, full-time
Charles University in Prague