Students of the International Business Program obtain a student ID card which allows them to use the facilities and services offered by the university, i.e. library, canteen, computer laboratory, WiFi connection, etc. They also benefit from other student advantages, for example public transport students tariffs and other reductions provided by the state and private institutions.
The university´s library is open for students, subject to a simple registration procedure. The International Business program also has its own limited library to offer some study books. Students can visit and use other public libraries in Prague, i.e. the Library of the Institute of International Relations, Prague, the Municipal Library of Prague.
Computer labs are located in the rooms SB18, SB19 (out of courses schedule) and the university library. There is free access to WiFi on the university campus if you use your own laptop. Study Centre and Internet access are available in the dormitory, too.
Copy/scan in the VŠE Library (the central library) which is located in the VŠE area in Žižkov, in the mezzanine of the Old building.
The JAROV university dormitory is available for international students (as well as Czech students). It is situated in the Zizkov district in Prague 3, which is approximately 15 minutes from the university. Double-bedded rooms are equipped by Internet access. The cost is approximately EUR 150-200 per month. The applications for accommodation at the dormitory for the newly accepted students are arranged via IB office upon to the students request.
Students can eat in the canteens on the university campus and at the Jarov dormitory for student (lower) prices. There are also other meal opportunities (cafeterias, academic club).
Academic and Psychological Counseling
Academic and psychological counseling is part of the Department of Psychology and Sociology of the Faculty of Business Administration. It is available for all University of Economis, Prague, students. Head of the department is doc. Dr.. Eva Bedrnová., PhD. Schools’ councelours/therapists for students with a wide variety of personal and/or professional difficulties that speak English: doc. PhDr. Daniela Pauknerová, Ph.D. - daniela.pauknerova (at) vse.cz; doc. PhDr. Ing. Eva Jarošová, Ph.D. - eva.jarosova2 (at) vse.cz.
Development and Counselling Centre
The Centre is a development, counselling and mediatory department acting in the area of students´ and alumni career assertion, and it is also a mediator of the University of Economics, Prague relations with business. The Centre organizes job fairs in the university campus and provides job offers as well as a help in the Career centre.
Mentorship: Buddy system
The ESN VSE Prague – Buddy System is an Erasmus Student Network organization that facilitates the student and social life of foreign students in the Czech Republic. Students from abroad are offered the possibility to pair up with a Czech student who will help them to settle more easily into the new environment. The organization helps before arrival and during the stay, especially during the first few days. Foreign students are accompanied from the airport or the train/bus station to the dormitory and are provided with a basic orientation to the city and school, assisted with school and other formalities (school ID card, public transport pass, etc.) During the whole academic year, Buddy System organizes trips, meetings, parties and other activities for students.
See more information for Student Activities and Services for Students.