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Information for newly admitted students

Have you been admitted to the ISM/ QEA or MOS programme? Will you start your studies at FIS in September 2019? Congratulations! We have prepared an overview with the most important things to do before the start of classes.    

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Study Masters at FIS! Application deadline – 30/6/2019!

The last application round to the Master´s degree programmes taught at the Faculty of Informatics and Statistics in English are open from 4th May  till 30th of June 2019! This application round is recommended for non-Visa required students only!   Apply to one of our Masters: Information Systems Management (ISM) Master in Official Statistics (MOS) […]

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MOS received the accreditation “European Master in Official Statistics”

The accreditation European Master in Official Statistics (EMOS) is awarded by the European Statistical System Committee (ESSC) only to programs which fulfil strict requirements and offer high-quality education. IImportant is also cooperation with European and national statistical institutes, the programs include an internship in state statistical service. The academic guarantor of the MOS program is […]

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Exchange rate forecasting – invitation for a lecture on 30 April

Invitation for a  lecture 30 April from 5 pm in NB473   Exchange rate forecasting is easier than commonly believed There is a long standing debate in the economics literature on the ability of economic models to forecast exchange rates. The consensus view is that no model can consistently outperform the naive random walk in this […]

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Rector’s Sports Day 2019 – 25/4/2019

On Thursday, April 25, the Rector’s Sports Day will take place. This day, filled with sports activities for both students and employees of the University of Economics, Prague, is organized by the Center for Sports and Physical Education. Those interested in participating can sign up with the sports event coordinators. Both individual and team sports events will […]

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KPMG Data Festival – 5 April

Would you like to know more about the Data Analysis? Visit the KPMG Data Festival which takes place at the VSE Campus in RB Building on 5 April. There are organised many lectures and seminars, you may also visit stand of many firms and companies which are working with data. Look for more information here […]

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Open House Day of International Degree Programmes – 13 March

Last Wednesday 13th March  took place the Open House Day of the University of Economics, Prague (VSE). The English taught programmes at VSE have been introduced to prospective students.   The Open House Day was divided into two sessions: one for prospective bachelors (starts at 17:00 in the room no. 211 in Rajská Building) and the other one for prospective masters […]

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The Rector of the university appointed 4 new associate professors

The Rector of the University of Economics, Prague appointed 4 new associate professors (docent). One of them is doc. Ing. Tomáš Kliegr, Ph.D. – associate prof. at the Department of Information and Knowledge Engineering. Doc. Kliegr is a teacher of the course Data Science in Python and R (4IZ565), which is an elective course in […]

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VŠE scores in the QS World University Rankings by Subject

VŠE scores in the prestigious QS World University Rankings by Subject 2019. In the Czech Republic, it ranked first in the Accounting & Finance category and second in Economics & Econometrics. QS World University Rankings by Subject is important for universities that specialize only in selected areas of education. The QS publishes the exact order of […]

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