The University of Economics, Prague (VŠE) is the biggest public university of economics in the Czech Republic. The university is celebrating its 60th anniversary in 2013. VŠE has six faculties offering applicants a broad spectrum of study fields and branches in Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctoral degree study programs.
Five faculties are located in the center of Prague:
- the Faculty of Finance and Accounting,
- the Faculty of International Relations,
- the Faculty of Business Administration,
- the Faculty of Informatics andStatistics and
- the Faculty of Economics.
The Faculty of Management is located in the town of Jindřichův Hradec.
Studies at VŠE meet the requirements of the European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS).
Currently, there are almost 20,000 students at VŠE. The number of applicants considerably exceeds the university’s capacity every year, thus entrance is competitive. VŠE offers Bachelor’s degree study branches in Czech, English, and Russian; Master’s degree study branches are offered in Czech and English.