Orientation Days

Orientation Days are organized for all incoming international students one week prior to the beginning of the academic year. Generally, students get familiar with the University, city of Prague and the Czech culture. They gain necessary information for their start at the Prague University of Economics and Business and in the Czech Republic.

The upcoming Orientation Days will be organized one week prior the winter semester between September 13-14, 2023:

The programme will consist of:

1) Activities organized by the ESN VSE Prague – details about the activities are shared by the ESN VSE Prague through their communication channels.

2) Study programmes activities – students are informed about the specific programme by their programme coordinators

3) Activities organized by the VSE International Office:

Orientation Days programme for international degree students
Event Date and Time Venue

Librabry lecture

September 13

11:00 – 11:30 CEST

online in MS Teams

recorded session here

Team Game – join this activity to discover the campus, have fun and meet new friends

September 13

13:00 – 16:00 CEST

Likešova aula
Cultural History of Czech Lands – learn the most important facts about the Czech history September 13

16:15 – 17:45 CEST

Likešova aula

Welcome Ceremony

Official welcome, cultural performance, small refreshment

September 13

18:00 CEST

Vencovského aula
Intercultural Competence
Basic need-to-knows for living in international environment
September 14

10:00 – 12:00 CEST

Vencovského aula

LIMITED PLACES: register here

Culture Shock Lecture – culture shock, its phases and how to survive it September 14

12:45 – 14:15  CEST


Vencovského aula

Czech Language Guide – learn some basics of the Czech language September 14

14:30 – 16:00  CEST

Likešova aula
ChillOut Zone – area to relax, play different games and enjoy free refreshment September 14

16:15 – 17:45 CEST

Foyer of Likešova aula
Introduction to InSIS Information System October 6

14:00 – 15:00 CEST

online in MS Teams

*By attending the events organized by VSE, each participant declares their consent to the use of the photographs, audio recordings, and film footage for VSE marketing purposes. The declaration of consent is valid as of the date of the event. As long as the consent is not withdrawn by sending an e-mail to dpo@vse.cz, it shall be regarded as having no time limit.