Study and Experience Program

Study at the Faculty of Management and discover the Czech Canada Natural Park

The Faculty of Management is the youngest faculty of the University of Economics, Prague (VŠE) and it is the only faculty of the VŠE located outside of Prague in lovely South Bohemian city Jindřichův Hradec. At the very beginning of spring, the Faculty of Management offers the international students a unique opportunity to study one-week long intensive course focused on selected topic of management and marketing and discover the beauties of this marvels city and its surroundings at the same time. The faculty organizes this program in cooperation with the ESN VŠE Praha – Buddy System and VŠE International Office.

Faculty staff provides participants the lectures, students Buddies provides them accompanying program consisting of faculty /city tour, trip to the Czech Canada Natural Park and its surroundings, and also social meeting.

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Accommodation in a dormitory during the program is free for every participant.

Jindřichův Hradec

Jindřichův Hradec is peaceful South Bohemian city with more then 22 500 inhabitants which is located near the Austrian border 160 km far from Prague. There is regular bus and train connection between Prague and Jindřichův Hradec; the ride takes circa 2.5 hour.

Jindřichův Hradec is popular destination for tourists visiting beautiful spots of the South Bohemia Region. The dominant of this town is the third largest castle and chateau complexes in the Czech Republic. If you go for a walk through the city center, you can find traditional merchants houses with typical decorations and there are also many other historical monuments. If you visit Jindřichův Hradec, you definitely fall in love with the historical spirit of this town.

The city is a gateway to the Czech Canada Natural Park. This protected natural area got its name from the character of the local landscape, which is full of deep forests and numerous bodies of water, and also due to its rather harsh climate.

Past intensive courses

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“I appreciate at most the beauties of Jindrichuv Hradec and different – student’s friendly – teaching style of the lecturers at the Faculty of Management.” – Anna (Finland)

“I appreciate beautiful city of Jindrichuv Hradec, nice atmosphere and very nice people. I would definitely recommend this course to everyone participating exchange program in VSE. It was one of the best weeks in the Czech Republic as an experience. Thank you so much for this unique chance!” – Emma (Finland)

“I appreciate the incredible organization and a super-warm welcome. We were treated really nicely, both by students and professors. All of the staff working on the course was unbelievably helpful to us, and they were really giving their best to make us feel amazing in Jindrichuv Hradec.” – Tin (Croatia)

“The buddies were really nice and helpful. I really enjoyed the company of other Czech students and our evening together. Also the city is really beautiful and the faculty too.” – Sarah

“The teacher was really kind and funny and gave us good explanations.” – Anete (France)

“I appreciate at most our Buddies showing us all the beauties of Jindrichuv Hradec.” – Blaine & Le (Canada)

“The uni is very small and familiar, it has a warm atmosphere and made us feel comfortable. The teachers were definitely qualified and very friendly and it was fun to take their class. Our amazing Buddies organised a lot of enjoyable trips and activities for us and also helped us wherever they could. Therefore I’d definitely recommend the intensive course in Jindrichuv Hradec to other students.” – Floriana (Berlin, Germany)

“Highly recommended, everything was good and well prepaired. One week here showed us the benefits of being in a smaller university where u can easily be in touch with your professors and colleagues” – Carlo (Italy, Ravenna)

“I was impressed by the campus in Jindřichův Hradec. The faculty is very modern and nice. I enjoyed my time here, learning from the intelligent marketing professors and bonding with the helpful buddies. The buddies helped me get settled in the town and find my way around the area. They made me feel comfortable and at ease. I would definitely recommend this course and program to other students who want to explore a smaller part of the Czech Republic.” – Erica (Austin, Texas, USA)

“It was great, helpful, everyone were nice!” – Jona (Croatia, Osijek)

“The whole experience was amazing. It was definitely one of the most interesting courses I have had with great professors know who how to keep our attention. The building of the faculty is beautiful and I really enjoyed spending time at the university, as well as city sightseeing and all the organized trips. The buddies are great, I am really happy to have met them, and they could not have been more helpful and kind. I would suggest everybody to attend this course abd I will spread the word about this Faculty to everyone in Prague!” – Tea (Italy)

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