International Business at VSE – Master’s Program for all Bachelors

14 Mar

The University of Economics, Prague, opens for the sixth consecutive year a two-year Master’s Program International Business – Central European Business Realities. The Program is fully taught in English and does not demand any other language knowledge.

The program is a unique opportunity for students from all over the world to accomplish a business education (regardless their background and bachelor’s diploma origin) in disciplines related to international business and its specificities in the Central European business environment.

Students finish the program with a comprehensive business education in the main fields of economics, management, finance, trade, marketing, business practices and negotiations. They are able to apply an interdisciplinary and complex approach to the management of processes in the European and namely in the Central European markets, to develop business strategies tailored to European realities and to apply successfully intercultural differences in various missions. Achievement of the program goal is guaranteed by professors at the University of Economics, Prague and by Academic Worldwide Capacities (visiting professors).

The Program offers a possibility to fulfil one year of study in France or in German and to take part in the program European Business Realities at the Université Jean Moulin, Lyon 3 or in the Master International Business Program at the University of Applied Sciences in Mainz. Partners programs are also fully taught in English. The graduates are awarded by both Czech and French, or Czech a German degrees (a double degree).

The graduates are highly demanded by national or multinational companies for being well prepared for their management task and leadership roles in a multicultural entrepreneurial environment and for their in depth knowledge of the Central European market characteristics.

Every year, the program welcomes students from all over the world. In the academic year 2007/2008, students from Azerbaijan, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Estonia, Finland, France, Ghana, Greece, India, Japan, Kazakhstan, Macedonia, Palestine, Philippines, Russia, Serbia, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Taiwan, Turkey and USA are ready to share their experiences with future students.

The entrance exam consists of an essay on economic topic and an interview. The long distance form of exam is available. The tuition fee is 1800 EUR per semester. Other admission requirements details could be found at

The deadline for applications for the 2008/2009 academic year (starting in September 2008) is April 30, 2008.

Open-door day in 2008: 27th March, at VSE Rajska building, room No. 546, 9h30-12h00

(Vysoká škola ekonomická, nám. W.Churchilla 4, 130 67 Prague 3, contact: Ms. Ivana Krejčí,, +420 224 098 847).

I am looking forward to welcoming all new international and Czech students in September in Prague, in the heart of Europe.

Ludmila Sterbova
Director of International Business Program
University of Economics, Prague