CERGE-EI Undergraduate Program Named the World´s Second Best

13 April, 2016

Beyond being a prestigious economics institute focused on graduate education, CERGE-EI also runs a program aimed at visiting undergraduate students. Its Undergraduate Program in Central European Studies (UPCES) annually attracts dozens of students from abroad, particularly from the U.S.A.

The UPCES curriculum infuses Central European topics into a wide variety of liberal arts courses, taught by distinguished professors and professionals. Most visiting students come to Prague for one semester, but the program can also last a whole academic year.

According to recent rankings compiled by, UPCES is the best study abroad program in the whole of Europe, second best worldwide.

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