Month: November 2016

VŠE placed among the three best Business Schools in Eastern Europe – Eduniversal Ranking

This year the University of Economics, Prague (VŠE) repeats its success as it has placed among the three best Business Schools in the Eastern Europe in the annual international ranking of Eduniversal. This year’s results resemble the ones from 2014 when VŠE took second position, last year it was first.

VŠE and Microsoft have Increased Cooperation in the field of Education Support

The University of Economics, Prague (VŠE), and Microsoft have signed an Education Alliance Agreement for the next academic year. Inter alia, the company will help VŠE to ensure compliance with licensing programs, as well as facilitating device management. Under the terms of the agreement, the company will also financially support selected student projects. Microsoft has […]

International & Study Abroad Fair 2016

On Wednesday 30th December, 2016 the Third International & Study Abroad Fair will be organized by the International Office. Students will have a chance to get more information about studying abroad at all the partner universities of the University of Economics, Prague.

VŠE awarded an honorary doctorate to Professor Henry Mintzberg

On Thursday, 10th November, 2016, the Canadian expert in the field of management studies, Henry Mintzberg, was conferred with the honorary degree of “Doctor Oeconomiae Honoris Causa” from the Rector of the University of Economics (VŠE), prof. Ing. Hana Machková, CSc.

Success of students of VŠE in the Deloitte Actuarial Challenge 1

On the weekend of 15 and 16 October, 2016, a competition Deloitte Actuarial Challenge 1 was held. At first, the company Deloitte Advisory, s.r.o., prepared the block of lectures for students. Then a 24-hour competition started. The competition consisted of assembling the model according to the specified criteria, i.e. to propose a tariff of a […]

Second year of xPORT Business Accelerator: Updates and upcoming events

The xPORT Business Accelerator focuses on the connection between the academic and business environments. It shows that at the University of Economics, Prague (VŠE) it is not only about learning how to do business, but also about how to put theory into practise.

Honoris Causa Title for Professor Henry Mintzberg

On the 10th of November, Professor Henry Mintzberg, a leading expert in the field of management, whose entire professional career has been dedicated to management and business strategy, will receive the honorary degree Doctor oeconomiae honoris causa from the rector of the University of Economics, Prague (VŠE) professor Hana Machková.