Anglo-American University

Anglo-American University (AAU) is the oldest private University in the Czech Republic. It also a not-for-profit institution with a goal to deliver a truly international and unique study experience.

What sets AAU apart from other schools:

  • Students from over 80 different countries
  • Average class size of 15 students
  • Faculty members from all over the world
  • Over 20 graduate and postgraduate programs taught fully in English organized into 6 schools
  • Exchange programs with over 40 partner universities around the world available to all students
  • Double accreditation from the US and EU
  • One of few universities outside of the United States to have received accreditation from the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)
  • Breath taking campus situated in the beautifully restored XVII century Thurn-Taxis palace in Prague

Scholarships & funding

Anglo-American University has a number of financial aid opportunities for our prospective students.

More information can be found in the Financial Aid and Scholarship under the Admissions section on our website.

Awards & Accreditations

WASC Senior College and University Commission

Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of the Czech Republic

MBA at AAU is awarded by Chapman University in California, United States

Registered Centre - University of London's Teaching Institution Recognition Framework

gratend to John H. Carey II School of Law

Association of American International Colleges and Universities (AAICU)

Council of International School (CIS)


Anglo-American University is situated in the beautifully restored XIX century Thurn-Taxis palace in Prague’s historic Malá Strana district in the heart of Prague across the river from the Prague Old Town.

Student lifestyle

Immersed in vibrant student culture and situated at the foot of the Prague Castle, Anglo-American University’s location and diverse community will provide you with all you need to make the most of your university experience. AAU is the home to the Lennon Wall Magazine, Student Radio (Sound Bricks),Student run creative society Figment, Cafe Des Taxis, numerous clubs and student associations. Prague itself is home 80 museums, 600+ bars and music clubs (2nd highest density of venues per capita in the world!), 200+ green & recreational spaces to enjoy among others so there is plenty to explore and experience.


Anglo-American University is proud to offer its students the opportunity to live together with their classmates from different countries and cultures right in the heart of Prague, only 20 minutes from the AAU Campus in a lively district full of shopping opportunities, parks, and restaurants. For more details please visit our website.


Average rating 4.8

Based on 4 reviews.


I chose AAU because the university has a diverse student body, and the international atmosphere makes it a special place. The campus is located in a beautiful part of Prague and I get to enjoy the view of Prague's castle every time I walk to class. The academic programs are rigorous and challenging, while the professors are knowledgeable and sup...

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Of all the schools I've been to this is the one stood out for really exceeding expectations, a special place beyond it's reputation. AAU combines a personal approach with a truly global outlook and a very culturally diverse environment. It also provided a community that last well beyond graduation.

Elizabeth Novacek

Anglo-American University gave me a lot with its small classroom sizes which allowed in-depth discussions and also building meaningful connections with other students and the professor. For studying international relations, it was invaluable to be studying history and theory with students from all over the world. I certainly came out with a much...

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Anglo-American University

Letenská 5
118 00 Prague 1
Czech Republic

School rating
Based on 4 reviews.