University of Finance and Administration

Prague, Czech Republic
The mission of the University of Finance and Administration is to become a prominent, respected and sought-after institution of education and research providing its graduates with the prerequisites for their stable career growth as well as full personal development.

About

History

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.

Education

  • Bachelors programs taught in Czech and English
  • Master programs taught in Czech and English
  • Doctoral program

Research

By virtue of research activities we seek to provide our academic staff with conditions beneficial for their development, to reinforce relations between research and education, and to motivate students for research within their field of study. We pursue original and applicable knowledge in areas which are current and interesting for both experts and wider public. In doing so, we are aware of the fact that research and development are the key device for the reinforcement of competitive strength of the Czech Republic and Europe, and for the progress in general.

Master's Programmes

Many organisations offer scholarships or grants. Some of these might help you to study for a Master at University of Finance and Administration!

Services

Student services

International Student Club (ISC) is a group of young VFS students who assist in engaging the international students into common Czech life. The club provides help with arrival, it sets up inter-university partnership program, organizes Orientation week and provides overall assistance during the semester. Various trips, excursions and parties are the main means through which the club introduces the Czech lifestyle and culture. Each international student coming to our school gets his Czech Buddy Student.

Housing services

University of Finance and Administration does not have own dormitories for students. We can assist in finding the suitable accommodation.

Library services

The Library Services Centre of VSFS is a modern facility with high quality automated library system. It contains an extensive collection of books and periodicals and enables both searching and booking books up either directly from the library itself or remotely via the internet. The principles and standards of cataloguing meet international requirements.

ICT services

VFS is a young and modern institution, therefore its computer facilities are very good. Prague, Estonská street and Vltavská street and the Most branches have computer study rooms with free Internet too. In Kladno it is possible to use the Internet in the library.

Medical services

VFS does not have at its disposal any contractual medical care providing facility. VFS students are provided medical care on the same basis as any other citizen of the Czech Republic.

The Global Study Awards

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.