Month: September 2016

Honoris Causa Title for Professor Geert Hofstede

On the 6th of October, Professor Geert Hofstede, an expert in organizational anthropology and cross-cultural management, will receive the honorary degree Doctor oeconomiae honoris causa from the rector of the University of Economics, Prague (VŠE) professor Hana Machková. His identification of the five basic dimensions of culture is still valid and also the most widely used […]

Conference Czech Republic’s Strategy for Competitiveness 2017: Digital society

On Thursday, September 29, 2016, an international scientific conference titled Czech Republic’s Strategy for Competitiveness 2017: Digital society will be held in Rajská building at the University of Economics in Prague. The third annual conference is once again dedicated to evaluation of competitiveness and position of the Czech Republic in global comparison.

AACSB has allowed VŠE to enter the Business Accreditation Process

The AACSB International is an association which provides internationally recognized “Business Accreditation”. However, it takes a couple of years to get this prestigious accreditation. The University of Economics, Prague (VŠE) became a member of the AACSB International in February 2015.

FBA’s Master’s Program Succeeded in the Financial Times Ranking

The Financial Times has published its annual ranking „Master in Management 2016“. The Business Administration and Management placed in 81st position, right behind traditional VŠE competitors in Central Europe – Corvinus University in Hungary (70th) and Warsaw School of Economics in Poland (73rd).

VŠEFEST will Introduce Bands and Student Organizations from VŠE

On Wednesday, 28th September, at 2 p.m. a unique student event will take place at Jarov dormitories – the VŠEFEST festival organized by the All Arts Club VŠE. Five student bands will perform there and many student organizations will present their activities at stalls.

CEMS Block Seminar 2015

The academic year 2016/2017 for the new CEMS class at the University of Economics, Prague has been kicked-off with the Block Seminar, which was held between August 29 – September 5, 2016. The Block Seminar is a compulsory part of the CEMS MIM curriculum.

Orientation Week for international students

Orientation Week (shortly Oweek), which takes place from 12th to 18th September 2016, is organised for all international incoming students during one week prior beginning of each semester. Generally, students get familiar with the University, city and culture. They gain necessary information for their start at the University of Economics, Prague and in the Czech […]