How to Apply

  1. Online application 
    Start your e-application, make sure to include all the required documents, and pay the application fee by June 10, 2023.

  2. Upload your essay
    In your e-application, hand in your essay on a given topic along with your motivation letter.

  3. Upload personal documents
    Upload a notarized copy of your secondary school leaving certificate or an interim document in the form of study confirmation with expected date of your graduation.

  4. Committee decision
    We will want to talk during a brief interview in Prague or online, so we can make our decision. The results of admissions will be announced during June 2023.

  5. Tuition fee
    Pay the tuition fee (2,500 EUR/semester), get your visa documents (if needed) and you are ready to go.

  6. Enrolment
    Congratulations! As of now, you are a student.


The applications for the Academic Year 2022/2023 are closed. The applications for the Academic Year 2023/2024 will open again in November 2022, with the deadline on June 10, 2023.

HOW TO FILL IN THE E-APPLICATION (video guide)

1. Submit an on-line application form

After clicking APPLY, you will be redirected to the study information system (InSIS).
Applications for the academic year 2023/2024 open in November 2022, with the deadline on June 10, 2023.
Before the application can be dealt with, applicants must pay the application fee of 50 EUR or 1,250 CZK at the latest on June 10, to the bank account as indicated in InSIS in the application form. This fee will not be reimbursed under any circumstances.

2. Upload your essay and take part in an interview

Applicants pass the admission procedure in a long-distance form. They must submit a motivation letter and an essay on the given economic topic at the latest on June 10, 2023. The motivation letter and essay have to be uploaded via the e-application in InSIS.

  • Instructions:
      1. The essay must be written in English and solely by the applicant without any assistance from others!
      2. Students must choose only one from below mentioned topics.
      3. The scope of the essay must be 1,000 – 1,200 words.
      4. The applicant must strictly avoid any form of plagiarism including translations. If an essay or any part of it is copied or translated, the author of it will be excluded from the admission procedure. APA citation style is required.
      5. The essay should be saved in MS WORD format under your family name (“name_essay”) and uploaded to the e-application in InSIS at the latest by June 10, 2023.
  • Available essay topics:
    • Business plan executive summary. You may use your own idea of what kind of business you would like to start-up in the future.
    • How to avoid crisis and collapse in the company.
    • Introduction of a company I consider as interesting or I desire to work for. (reasons why)
    • Analysis of any industry in any country upon your desire.
    • Review of any book your read dedicated to any business topic.

Part of the admission procedure is also a brief motivation interview not longer than 15 minutes. Applicants will be interviewed either online or may attend a face-to-face interview in Prague in June 2023.

3. Upload your personal documents

All the applicants have to upload their documents until June 10, 2023.

If you cannot provide the notarized copy of your secondary school leaving certificate just yet, an interim document in the form of study confirmation with expected date of your graduation will do.

Important: Simoultaneously, if you already have your secondary school leaving certificate, please make sure to start working on getting it nostrified. Successful candidates who graduated from their secondary schools outside the Czech Republic or Slovakia must, before being enrolled into the programme, submit a request for recognition of education abroad for the purpose of the admission procedure at VSE Prague.

In case a student does not have their recognition ready, they are allowed to present it by the beginning of the Winter Semester, i.e. before September 18, 2023, or exceptionally by the end of the first semester (i.e. by February 2024). By the law, a student without recognition cannot be enrolled as a full-time student, however, they may attend all the classes as a life-study student.

4. Committee decision

During June 2023: The results of the admission procedure will be announced (personally, by e-mail or in the information system InSIS).

5. Pay the tuition fee and reserve your place

Students who have been accepted and want to reserve their place must pay the tuition for the first academic year at the latest by July 31, 2023.

6. ENROL!

Students who pass the admission process will be immediately enrolled as full-time students.

Those who require any documents for a long-term study visa will be issued these documents straight after enrolment.