International Accreditations

The university is highly appraised both in the Czech Republic and abroad. The Faculty of Business Administration is EQUIS accredited, which ranks the faculty among the top 1% of business schools in the world. Two master degree programs „International Business – Central European Business Realities“ and „Mezinárodní obchod“ (taught at the Faculty of International Relations) have been certified with EPAS accreditation by the EFMD (European Foundation for Management Development). The “Master in Official Statistics” program (taught at the Faculty of Informatics and Statistics) received the accreditation EMOS (European Master in Official Statistics) by the ESSC (European Statistical System Committee) . International MBA program is accredited by the association FIBAA (Foundation for International Business Administration Accreditation) and by CAMBAS (The Czech Association of MBA Schools), which is a member organization of EQUAL – European Quality Link by EFMD. The Faculty of Finance and Accounting has received the accreditation from the professional body ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants).

In August, 2018, the Initial Accreditation Committee of AACSB (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) accepted the Initial Self Evaluation Report, thus allowing VŠE to enter the core part of accreditation process.

International Ranking

VŠE is ranked by the Financial Times annually and has already been appraised for several years by the Eduniversal Ranking project as one of the best “business schools” in Central and Eastern Europe.


Degree Programme

The degree program comprises 4 semesters. Students spend the first two semesters (Master 1, Bac +4, respectively) at their home institution and the last two semesters (Master 2, Bac +5, respectively) at the host institution. During their stay at the host institution, students remain enrolled at their home institution. The academic credit earned according to the double degree program is mutually and equivalently accepted by both institutions. The following tables inform about the allocation of credits for the degree in Bamberg:

Master Finance and Accounting

Module groupBambergPragueSum
Finance and Accounting48 ECTS24 ECTS72 ECTS
Methods uand Research12 ECTS12 ECTS24 ECTS
Thesis-24 ECTS24 ECTS
Sum60 ECTS60 ECTS120 ECTS

Modul groupBambergPragueSum
Finance and Accounting24 ECTS48 ECTS72 ECTS
Methods and Research12 ECTS12 ECTS24 ECTS
Thesis24 ECTS-24 ECTS
Sum60 ECTS60 ECTS120 ECTS

Master in Business Administration

Modul groupBambergPragueSum
S-BWL I18 ECTS-18 ECTS
S-BWL II18 ECTS-18 ECTS
General Management12 ECTS24 ECTS36 ECTS
Reserch6 ECTS12 ECTS18 ECTS
Languages6 ECTS-6 ECTS
Thesis-24 ECTS24 ECTS
Sum60 ECTS60 ECTS120 ECTS

Modul groupBambergPragueSum
S-BWL I-18 ECTS18 ECTS
S-BWL II-18 ECTS18 ECTS
General Management24 ECTS12 ECTS36 ECTS
Research6 ECTS12 ECTS18 ECTS
Languages6 ECTS-6 ECTS
Thesis24 ECTS-24 ECTS
Sum60 ECTS60 ECTS120 ECTS

At the University of Bamberg, course credit and credit approval are governed by the examination regulations for the master degree program in business administration and management and the examination regulations for the master degree program in Finance and Accounting. Course credit requirements and approval at the University of Economics Prague are regulated by the University of Economics Prague’s examination regulations. To a large extent, students can define an individual degree emphasis by selecting certain areas of focus. Students that are initially admitted in Bamberg may choose from all areas of focus that are part of the master degree program in business administration and management. The following tables inform about the recognition in Bamberg:

Master in Finance and Accounting

Finance and Accounting
Performance Management6 ECTS
Corporate Finance6 ECTS
International Finance6 ECTS
Intermediate Accounting: Generally Accepted Principle6 ECTS
Sum24 ECTS
Methoden and Research
Business Valuation                                                         6 ECTS
Audit and Assurance6 ECTS
Sum12 ECTS
Thesis
One Elective Course                                                      6 ECTS
Master thesis and State Exam18 ECTS
Sum24 ECTS

Finance and Accounting
Intermediate Accounting: Generally Accepted Principles6 ECST
Corporate Finance6 ECTS
Financial Derivatives6 ECTS
Taxation in the CR and EU6 ECTS
Performance Management6 ECTS
International Finance6 ECTS
Economics II6 ECTS
Business Ethics6 ECTS
Sum48 ECTS
Methods and Research
Audit and Assurance                                                       6 ECTS
Business Valuation6 ECTS
Sum12 ECTS

Master in Business Administration

General Management
Performance Management6 ECTS
Corporate Finance6 ECTS
International Finance6 ECTS
Intermediate Accounting: Generally Accepted Principles6 ECTS
Sum24 ECTS
Research
Business Valuation6 ECTS
Audit and Assurance                                                       6 ECTS
Sum12 ECTS
Thesis
One Elective Course                                                         6 ECTS
Master thesis and State Exam18 ECTS
Sum24 ECTS

S-BWL
Intermediate Accounting: Generally Accepted Principles6 ECTS
Performance Management6 ECTS
Business Ethics6 ECTS
Economics II6 ECTS
Corporate Finance6 ECTS
International Finance6 ECTS
Sum36 ECTS
Research
Auditing and Assurance                                                  6 ECTS
Business Valuation6 ECTS
Sum12 ECTS
Thesis
Financial Derivatives                                                         6 ECTS
Taxation in the CR and EU6 ECTS
Sum12 ECTS

 


Language Proficiency

To apply for the programme in Pavia, you must verify the following minimum language proficiency:

-          English at the B2 level of the Common European Framework of References for Languages

 


Obtaining the academic degrees

After earning the examination credit required for the double degree programme, the University of Economics Prague confers the academic degree

Ing. in Finance and Accounting

 

and the University of Bamberg confers the academic degree

 

Master of Science in Betriebswirtschaftslehre

or

Master of Science inFinance and Accounting


Application

General information about the application is given here.