THE UNIVERSITY OF FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION, Z.Ú.

Address for correspondence:

Vysoká škola finanční a správní, z. ú.
Estonská 500, Praha 10, 101 00
tel.: 210 088 816
www: http://www.vsfs.cz/mba http://www.cityu.edu
e-mail: info@vsfs.cz
Partner School: City University of Seattle (oficiální www)


The mission:

The University of Finance and Administration (VSFS) was founded by the Bank Academy and Czech Coal Group in 1999 in accordance with the state approval to act as a private institution of higher education. Since then, it has been developing continuously. In 2001 its study centers in Most and Kladno were opened. A year later MBA study programs were launched in cooperation with City University Seattle (USA). Another year later the school set up Eupress, a publishing house producing study materials and books. In March 2003 VSFS acquired accreditation for the follow-up Master study. In the course of its first 5 years of existence the school became the biggest private institution of higher education in the CR in terms of the number of both students and teachers.

Since its foundation the school has always paid attention to scientific work and international cooperation. It continuously organizes international expert conferences and scientific seminars, solves a number of research tasks and participates in professional projects for state institutions and private firms. Recently, it has also been developing cooperation with foreign colleges and universities and participating in international educational programs of students´ exchange Socrates and Erasmus.

The MBA program:

The City University of Seattle (CityU) MBA program at Vysoka skola financni a spravni (VSFS) is an American graduate study program consisting of 16 courses. It is taught in English over 16 weekend sessions and takes a minimum 20 months to complete. Global accreditation is guaranteed by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU), Czech Association of MBA Schools (CAMBAS) and accreditation with the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). More information can be obtained at www.acbsp.org. Current emphasis areas include Global Management, Marketing Management and Finance Management.

The MBA program prepares students for top managerial positions in international companies or to lead their own firms via a comprehensive yet intensive and practical approach.

The City University of Seattle, USA run the MBA program and issues the final degree certificate.

Duration of the MBA program:

20 months

Admission procedure:

  • Application Form (on request)
  • Completed college education at Bachelor level or higher.
  • Submitted diploma, a certified copy together with official translation into English.
  • Submitted official academic transcript, a certified copy together with official translation into English.

Proof of English proficiency:

Official TOEFL score (PBT – 567; CCBT - 227; iBT – 87, IELTS - Band 6.5 or CAE ), taken within the preceding 24 months

or Bachelor degree from an accredited or CityU-recognized college in an English speaking country where the language of instruction was English

or Internal test (provided at VŠFS - on request).

  • CV in English
  • Motivation letter - Why would you like to study MBA?

Contact details:

Dr. Bohuslava Šenkýřová
Director and Rector
tel.: 210 088 816
http://www.vsfs.cz
e-mail: info@vsfs.cz / mba@vsfs.cz

Contacts


Czech Association of MBA Schools (CAMBAS)

Address of the Association:

Česká asociace MBA škol
José Martího 2, 162 00 Praha 6,
tel. +420 235 363 782
fax: +420 235 363 780

e-mail: info@cambas.cz
www: www.cambas.cz

Secretary CAMBAS: Mgr. Jarmila Seidlová