Bachelor of International Business
The International Business program (IBB) is a three-year, full-time bachelor´s degree program taught in English. Graduates of IBB have extended practical competences based on theoretical knowledge in the fields of international business and management; they are also multilingual with strong language skills. They are prepared to work in mid-level management positions in multinational corporations, international and national export companies, in retailing businesses as well as in financial and governmental institutions. They are also able to develop their own businesses at foreign markets. The acquired competences enable them to react flexibly to changes in the global multicultural business environment. At the same time, IBB provides a very solid basis for further studies at the master´s level.
Graduates of IBB are entitled to use the title Bc. according to Czech legislation (Bachelor of International Business).
Applicants complete an entrance exam in long-distance form. The procedure consists of an essay on a given economic topic (min. 1200 words) and a motivation letter, both of which need to be written in English. A minimum achievement of 50 % on both parts (essay and motivation letter) is required. Skype or phone interview in English is conducted with the applicants, who pass the written part of the exam (max. 50 points).
- Basic Microeconomics
- Basic Macroeconomics
- Geography of the World Economy
- Principles of Management
- Introduction to Law
- Sustainable Development and Environment
- Mathematics for Economists
- International Economics
- Marketing and Business Policy
- International Trade
- Corporate Finance
- International Business Operations
- Retail Management
- Financial Theory, Policy and Institutions
- Retail Marketing
- World Economy
- Doing Business in Selected World Markets
- Languages Courses
- Bachelor´s Thesis Seminar
Business-Related Optional Courses: various, including courses taught by visiting professors.
Access to Further Studies
The Bachelor´s Diploma and the Diploma Supplement are recognized worldwide in terms of meeting the requirements for entrance into master´s degree programs. The University of Economics, Prague offers IBB graduates the possibility to continue their studies at the master´s level in programs taught in English, for example in the International Business – Central European Business Realities master´s program.
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