Recognition of the previous university degree

In case you apply for more master programs at our university or in the Czech Republic, you should apply for the recognition only once! The resolution is valid for all programs you apply for in the Czech Republic.

The recognition of the applicant’s previous university degree is required in order to study the Master’s program at the University of Economics, Prague. The applicant shall request recognition of his/her bachelor diploma at the Czech University, which provides similar study modules. The fee for the recognition procedure is 3000 CZK, the details of the procedure = the requirements for the submitted documents and payment of the fee is announced by each university at their websites.

The official instructions and conditions of the documents are described at the official website of the University of Economics, Prague.

The applicant is recommended to inform the Master in Management Programme Coordinator about the recognition procedure he/she started.

If you studied in the other than economic study modules, this document might help you to find the Czech University providing similar study modules and you have to ask for the recognition there.

The applicant must prepare the documents in the required condition. Provide the notarized/certified copies of the documents! The documents are accepted in English language – the official translation is requested in case the original documents were not issued in English. The documents are not returned after finishing the procedure!

The recognition procedure should preferably start by sending the required documents to the given address (see the official website, link above) by  February 28, 2019. In case you don’t meet this deadline, contact a coordinator of the programme for other steps. You can still apply for the program if you meet the application deadline April 30, 2019.

Recognition is not required for graduates from Czech and Slovak Universities.

Hungarian, Polish and Slovenian documents, which are part of equivalent agreements, can be used in the Czech Republic directly without recognition. A confirmation of documents´ equivalence for the purpose of further education in the Czech Republic is not necessary.  However, if the holder of a document considers such confirmation relevant and necessary, he or she can request the Ministry, University Department, for the recognition of the foreign university education.

Agreement with Germany also belongs to the category of presidential agreements approved by the Parliament of the Czech Republic and ratified by the president. However, for the recognition of German education, the holder of a document has to request the Ministry, University Department. (Art. 3, par. 1 and 2 of the mentioned Agreement). Applicants of the International Business program can contact the program administrator for the further information and details. 

You can download Application form for the recognition of the previous university degree at the University of Economics, Prague below.