Brno, Czech Republic (Outgoing Program)
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|Restrictions:||OU applicants only|
|Program Type:||University Exchange||Language of Instruction:||English|
|Housing Type:||Student Dormitories||Minimum GPA:||2.5|
|Non-English Language Learning Option(s):||Czech, French, German, Russian, Spanish||Study Abroad Adviser:||Jennifer Grover|
|University Name:||Marsaryk University||Language Category:||Language Category B|
|Study Level:||Graduate, Law, Undergraduate|
- Masaryk University offers both pre-semester and semester-long Czech language learning options for foreign students.
- The university teaches a variety of Arts and Sciences course in English.
- Located in Brno, Masaryk University is close to a number of internationally renowned cultural events and historic sites.
- 2.5 Combined Retained GPA
- Passport (valid through six months after return from study abroad)
- 2 Recommendation Letters from OU professors
- Host University Application
Masaryk University offers courses taught in English for exchange students in the following departments: Arts, Economics and Administration, Education, Informatics, Law, Science, Social Studies, and Sport Studies.
In addition, there are two types of Czech language courses offered:
1. An intensive, pre-semester Czech language course during the orientation week program. Students can take part in this course by paying the orientation week fee.
2. A Czech language course for foreigners offered during the semester, for a special fee.
Fall Semester: September - February
Spring Semester: February - July
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Since this program is a University Exchange program you will pay OU tuition/fees and insurance to the OU Bursar and housing/meals/living expenses to Masaryk University
Use this Budget Estimate for Masaryk University to help you plan for study abroad and compare programs!
There are number of scholarships available for study abroad students. Below is a partial list to get you started!
- Presidential International Travel Fellowship - need based scholarship for airfare
- Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship - a nationally competitive award for Pell grant recipients
- Boren Award for International Study - nationally competitive award for study in an underrepresented destination. This scholarship has one application each year due in February so apply early for spring programs!
Masaryk University offers five distinct dormitory options for incoming exchange students. More information about housing at Masaryk University or private accommodation options can be found here.
If you decide not to live on-campus, you will be responsible for your own housing arrangements.
Start by attending a Study Abroad 101 information session to learn the basics about study abroad as well as your next steps. Then, schedule an appointment with the study abroad adviser for the Czech Republic to move on to Phase 2!
|What has study abroad done for you?|
|I've been able to do a lot of independent travel during my time abroad, and to meet people from all over the world. Spending the semester in Europe also served as a springboard to help me do an internship over here this summer. It's been a great experience.|
|— Helen Kerwin, Spring 2011|
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