The University of Finance and Administration (VSFS – Vysoká škola finanční a správní)
The University of Finance and Administration/City University of Seattle in the Czech Republic
The University of Finance and Administration (VSFS – Vysoká škola finanční a správní) was founded by the Bank Academy and Czech Coal Group in 1999 in accordance with the state approval to act as a private institution of higher education. Since then, it has been developing continuously. In 2001, its study centers in Most and Kladno were opened. A year later, MBA study programs were launched in cooperation with City of University Seattle (USA). Another year later the school set up Eupress, a publishing house producing study materials and books. In March 2003, VSFS acquired accreditation for the follow-up Master study. In the course of its first 5 years of existence the school became the biggest private institution of higher education in the CR in terms of the number of both students and teachers. Currently, about 5600 students are enrolled.
CityU MBA program in the Czech Republic
The City University of Seattle (CityU) MBA program at Vysoká škola finanční a správní (VŠFS) is a graduate study program consisting of 16 courses. It is taught in English over 16 weekend sessions and takes a minimum 19 months to complete. Global accreditation is guaranteed by the Northwest Association of Schools and Colleges (NWCCU), International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE) and CAMBAS (Czech Association of MBA Schools). Current emphasis areas include Global Management, Marketing Management and Finance Management.
The MBA program prepares students for top managerial positions in international companies or to lead their own firms via a comprehensive yet intensive and practical approach.
Why City University of Seattle?
· global program connecting City University of Seattle branches worldwide
· American diploma in the Czech Republic
· 16 courses in 19 months (one weekend per month)
· western style engagement methodology
· focus on practical projects
· sophisticated business simulation program
· 30th Jan 2010 - Spring Term in March
· 30th Aug 2010 - Autumn Term in October
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