The ISM Master program is designed to train specialists in the management of information systems and data analytics, existing either in business companies or in the public sector, able to flexibly respond to the needs and challenges of the continuously changing IS/ICT and business environments.


  • two-year/four-semester study program
  • 120 ECTS credits/30 credits per semester
  • full-time Master’s program
  • taught in English language
  • tuition fee: 5,000 EUR/academic year – starting  (2,500 EUR/semester)
  • application deadlines: 28 February and 30 April
  • starts every September
  • ISM programme has two major specializations:
    Management of Business Informatics (MBI) and Data & Business (DAB)
  • students apply directly to one of the specialization, you may apply for both in one application form (for one application fee), but the priority for one of the specialization has to be selected


Choose the ISM specialization

  • IS/ICT Management
  • Business Process Engineering and Optimization
  • Project Management
  • IS Audit
  • Data Analytics and Reporting
  • Machine Learning
  • Big Data Processing
  • Essential Statistical Methods
Compulsory/ core courses 90 ECTS
Elective/ optional courses 18 ECTS
STUDY ABROAD PERIOD optional in 3rd semester
State Exams + Defence of the Master’s Thesis 12 ECTS

ISM MBI recommended study plan

ISM DAB recommended study plan

ISM study plan – detailed information

Typically ISM graduates will be prepared to successfully perform in positions such as:

  • Chief Information Officer
  • Project Manager
  • IS Auditor
  • Business Analyst/Consultant
  • Chief Data Officer
  • Business Intelligence Specialist
  • Data Analyst
  • Big Data Engineer

Applications for the academic year 2024/25 (start of studies in September 2024) are CLOSED.  Applications for the academic year 2025/26 will be open in November.

There are two application rounds:

  • February 28 (recommended for Visa-required students)
  • April 30

Admission requirements:

Applicants are asked to:

  1. Complete the online application form, pay the application fee

  2. Submit a CV on a given template ( EDA, ISM)

  3. Add study documents  –  (ask for recognition of previous education at VŠE,  YT video)

  4. Pass admission exam ( EDA, ISM)


ISM Master program is accredited by the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of the Czech Republic as a second-cycle higher education qualification.

According to the Czech legislation,  graduates of the program will be awarded the academic degree Ing. inženýr (engineer), which is the academic title awarded to graduates of master’s programmes in specific fields including economics, technical sciences and technologies.
The degree’s abbreviation Ing. is to be used before the name of the graduate (e.g. Ing. Jan NOVAK).

Interview with Rohith, the ISM student

Keynote Teachers

doc. Ing. Vlasta Svatá, Ph.D.

Academic Guarantor of the ISM program and MBI specialization
courses: Information Systems Audit, Information Systems Management

Ing. Martin Potančok, Ph.D.

Academic Guarantor of the DAB specialization
courses: Competitive and Business Intelligence, Management of Enterprise IT

prof. Ing. Václav Řepa, CSc.

Department of Information Technologies
courses: Information Modelling of Organizations, Business Process Engineering

Ing. PhDr. Antonín Pavlíček, Ph.D.

Department of System Analysis
courses: Information Management, New Media and  Social Network Services, Diploma Seminar


Ing. Pavel Zimmermann, Ph.D.

Department of Information Technologies
course: Machine learning 2

prof. Ing. Alena Buchalcevová, Ph.D.

Department of Information Technologies
course: Software Process Improvement

Ing. Majid Ziaei Nafchi, Ph.D.

Department of System Analysis
courses: Communication and Presentation of Information, Web 2.0 & Social Network Services

PhDr. Jan Černý, Ph.D.

Department of Information Technologies
courses: Competitive and Business Intelligence, Competitive Intelligence

doc. Ing. Tomáš Kliegr, Ph.D.

Department of Information and Knowledge Engineering
course: Programming in Data Science for Python

CONTACTS:  Veronika Brunerová

CONTACTS: Veronika Brunerová

FIS Masters Coordinator-
Information Systems Management, Economic Data Analysis
NB 408 (New Building, 4th floor)
+420 224 09 5418
Office hours: Mondays and Wednesdays: 9:00 -11:30 and 13:00-15:00
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