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1.7.2018 - 31.8.2018 - Summer holiday

1.7.2018 - 31.8.2018 - Summer Holidays

28.9.2018 10:00 - 30.9.2018 16:00 - Welcome Weekend for new incoming Degree students

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Orientation Week


Orientation Week (shortly OWeek) is organized for all incoming international students during one week prior beginning of the Academic year. Generally, students get familiar with the University, city of Prague and Czech culture. They gain necessary information for their start at the University of Economics, Prague and in the Czech Republic.

The OWeek for the upcoming academic year will take place from 10th to 14th September, 2018.


Are you interested in how fun this event is? Let's have a look at our photos from the Orientation Week 2017!


Orientation Week of the academic yaer 2017/2018 was held from 11th September till 17th September, 2017. Programme of OWeek 2017 can be displayed here.



Generally about the Orientation Week

MONDAY - First day is considered as the most important day for all the international incoming students. It is known as a Registration Day, students are asked to come to the University with their Buddy to register to the given study programme and to the student organization ESN Buddy System and pick up important documents as well as University ID card.

TUESDAY - Second day contains lectures about InSIS (Students Information System), ESN Buddy System – a students’ organization together with Cultural Shock and Czech History. You can also enjoy the special university Team Game played together with Czech Buddies within the University campus. The game helps the students to explore the campus and get familiar with the Czech culture, history and habits. In the afternoon students are invited to the official Welcome Ceremony where they are welcomed by the Rector of the University and the refreshment is prepared for them. Moreover, you can accept an invitation to the party organized by Buddy System Student in the evening.

Rest of the week is directed by Buddy System Student Organization which offers many trips and cultural events so that students can get to know each other and have some fun.

Groups of 2016 freshmen participating in the Team Game:

Admission Office Team is looking forward to meeting 2018 freshmen!! See you all September 10th, 2018 @ VSE!