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11.9.2017 - 17.9.2017 - Orientation Week

18.9.2017 - 15.12.2017 - Lectures


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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.

Orientation Week of the next academic Year, i.e. 2017/2018 will be held from 11th September til 17th September, 2017.

Are you interested in how fun this event is? Let's have a look at our photos from the Orientation Week 2016! The Programme of this event can be found below.

Academic Year 2016/2017

The OWeek for the upcoming academic year will take place from September 12th to September 18th, 2016.

Preliminary programme can be displayed here.

Would you like to follow some of the lectures?
Here you find some of them:


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. 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.

WEDNESDAY - Third day is devoted to 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.

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.