Available places for doctoral students

Available places for doctoral students in doctoral study programmes at University of Economics, Prague for the academic year 2020/2021:


at the Faculty of Finance and Accounting:

Study programme:

full-time mode: combined mode:
– Finance: 30 places 10 places
– Accountancy and Corporate Financial Management: 30 places 10 places


at the Faculty of International Relations:

Study programme:

– International Economic Relations: 7 places 12 places
– International Studies and Diplomacy: 5 places 2 places
– Political Science:1 3 places 2 places

1Based on the decision of the Faculty management from 4th March 2020, starting from academic year 2020/2021 applications for the doctoral study programme Political Science will not be accepted.


at the Faculty of Business Administration:

Study programme:

– Management and managerial economics: 17 places 4 places


 at the Faculty of Informatics and Statistics:

Study programme:

– Applied Informatics: 12 places 4 places
– Econometrics and Operational Research: 5 places 5 places
– Statistics: 14 places 6 places


at the Faculty of Management (studying as well as entrance examination are realized in Jindřichův Hradec):

Study programme:

– Management: 5 places 2 places


All the programmes above are accredited both in the Czech and the English language.

Information about the entrance examination can be obtained from the coordinators for doctoral studies at the individual faculties and from the university website.


The E-application form to study at VŠE must be submitted and the application fee must be paid by 29 May 2020. For the second round of applications for the programmes of the Faculty of Informatics and Statistics the deadline is 31 August 2020. To be considered for admittance it is also necessary to submit the Appendix to Application Form for Doctoral Study to the faculty.

The entrance examination will be held on 18 June 2020. Attendance on the alternative date is possible only on written request with appropriate reasoning. The alternative date of the entrance examination and the date for the second round of applications is set to 10 September 2020 (does not apply for the Faculty of Business Administration).


Further information available:

Sabina Zukalova – e-mail: sabina.zukalova@vse.cz, Italská building, room no. 317, Office for Science and Research, University of Economics, Prague, W. Churchill Sq. 4, 130 67 Prague 3.

This information was announced according to the Act No. 111/1998 Coll., amended and consolidated, on the school website available to the public viewing on November 7th, 2019.

Updated on 11th November 2019: added available places for the Faculty of Business Administration
Updated on 5th March 2020: Programme Political Science will not accept any applicants.
Updated on 7 July 2020: info about the second round of applications